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Hook and Bullet Club

Being a grandparent of a soon to be five year-old girl brings with it a flurry of emotions with every visit.

Calling for artists and ideas for Children’s Art Camp

by Muffin Nelson

Ely Police Report for March 1-15, 2021

• Medical- Individual arrested for Domestic Assault.

Hook and Bullet Club

From the perspective of a four-year old there can’t be too many slides at a park.

The polar vortex ruined February’s forecast, will March be next?

Vermilion Community College sure has been an asset to Ely since its founding in 1922.

Hook and Bullet Club

Warning - the state legislature is in session so keep an eye on what’s going on in St. Paul.

Trout Whisperer - Legend, lore, and outright lies

An old poacher lived on the north shore of a remote lake, and the game warden assigned to the district was getting re

From the miscellaneous drawer by Anne Swenson

I had a recent phone visit from the Trout Whisperer. He’s recovering from knee surgery at home.

Hook and Bullet Club

A few weeks ago it was finally time to take the old 2001 sled out for a ride down the trail.

“Singing Waters” Chapter 9 – Martin Falls

July 24, 2006 N 51 31.837’, W 86 31.099’ Elevation 621 feet

Hook and Bullet Club

Who knew a dead sled rescue could turn into a party on Mud Creek Road?

From the miscellaneous drawer

It seems that winter and snow in Ely lasts forever, but in the past there was a lot of competition, not only for athl

From the miscellaneous drawer

A new beginning.
Not just for me, for all of us. It’s a time to reconsider our lives.

Hook and Bullet Club

Having two short weeks at the Echo is not a lot of fun.

From the miscellaneous drawer

When the political season is being evaluated, I hope limits will be set.

Hook and Bullet Club

We never know when it will be the last trip out to the shack by truck due to snow.

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