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Sun
24
Jun

Jerry Dean Thoren, 73, of Ely dies

Jerry Dean Thoren, 73, of Ely passed away at her home on Saturday, June 23, 2018. She was born March 8 1945. She was preceded in death by her great granddaughter Kennedi Swanson.
Survived by her husband Gerold Thoren; sons: Barney Swanson and Jeremy (Melissa Linn) Swanson; grandchildren: Alex Swanson, Keith Swanson, Josh Grotberg, John (Alyssa LaBarge) Grotberg, Jessica (Cody Robinson) Pikala, Austin (Rose Cavier) Swanson and Ashton Swanson and numerous great grandchildren. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, June 30, 2018 at First Lutheran Church in Ely at 11 a.m. with visitation being held one hour prior to the service at the church. Family arrangements entrusted to Kerntz Funeral Home of Ely.

Sat
23
Jun

United: If you have time to spare, travel by air

Ely Echo Editorial Un“ited: If you have time
to spare, travel by air

by Nick Wognum
Flying to Raleigh, North Carolina for an Army educational tour was an adventure in itself.
Staff Sgt. Cody Williams picked me up in Ely Tuesday morning. We had time to talk about recruiting and life on our trip to the Duluth airport. Me thinks was the most uneventful part of the whole trip.

Fri
22
Jun

Tests await unbeaten Legion

CLOUD OF DUST - A Virginia runner was called safe at second as Gage Merhar applied the tag Tuesday night at Veterans Memorial Field. Ely won the American Legion game 8-2. Photo by Eric Sherman

Fri
22
Jun

Groups sue to stop Twin Metals

by Tom Coombe -

Fri
22
Jun

Ely’s hometown newspaper - The Ely Echo - Delivers news you need

The latest news that affects you. News of your neighbors and visitors. What's happening - where and when. It's all inyour hometown, locally owned newspaper with offices at 15 East Chapman Street in Ely. The lofficial legal newspaper for the cities of Ely and Winto, Ely School District 696, and the townships of Fall Lake, Morse and Stoney River.

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Fri
22
Jun

A long, long time coming: Area leaders celebrate as Highway 169 project nears completion

RIBBON CUTTER Pete Davis was joined by Paul Kess, Tommy Rukavina, Dusty
Dostert and Bill Erzar for the new section of Highway 169 between Ely and Tower
on Thursday afternoon. Photo by Tom Coombe.

by Tom Coombe -

Fri
22
Jun

Lake County Board holds meeting at Fall Lake

AT FALL LAKE TOWN HALL: County Administrator Matt Huddleston, Commissioners Jeremy Hurd, Rich
Sve, Rick Goutermont and Pete Walsh. Photo by Nancy McReady

by Nancy McReady -

Fri
22
Jun

Firewise training continues

ON THE GROUND LEARNING - NE Regional Firewise Specialist Jeffery Jackson
(left) spoke in the rain about planning for possible fires in the area when he
addressed Van Vac Road residents recently about what all is needed to be done
by homeowners to lower the danger of fires. Photo by Anne Swenson

Fri
22
Jun

Wild Red Columbine in the rain

While area to the west and south of Ely have had heavy rains, Ely has enjoyed its usual sunny, warm days with temperatures between 70 and 80 degrees.. Just under 1.5 inches of rain fell during the week. Photo by Anne Swenson

Thu
21
Jun

NOTICE OF Absentee Voting for the Primary Election

NOTICE OF
Absentee Voting for the Primary Election

To the Electors of the City of Ely in the County of St. Louis, State of Minnesota

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN: that a Primary Election will be held at 27 South 1st. Avenue, East (the Senior Center) on TUESDAY, August 14, 2018, at which time the polls will be open from the hours of 7:00 A.M. to 8:00 P.M.

Anyone who wishes to vote by ABSENTEE BALLOT can obtain an Absentee Ballot Application by:
• Call - City Hall, Clerk’s Office - 218-226-5449
• In person – Clerk’s Office, 209 E Chapman St, Ely MN
o Monday –Friday 8am-4:30pm,
o Saturday, August 11th 10am-3pm
o Monday, August 13th 8am-5pm
• Email - deputyclerk@ely.mn.us
• Online - www.sos.state.mn.us - Elections and Voting – Other Ways to Vote

Once an Absentee Ballot Application is received, a ballot will be available to you.

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