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Congressman Stauber battling in DC

After walking in Ely’s July 4 Patriotic March, Congressman Pete Stauber returned to Washington D.C.

LET: …never seen people holding toilet paper while standing on the sidewalks

Dear Editor:

LET…Flattening the curve was the bait. Next came the switch


EDITORIAL Cooperation is key in emergency response

We’ve had two house fires in the past couple of weeks where fire departments from Ely, Morse-Fall Lake and Babbitt ha

GUEST EDITORIAL Investing in internet access for all Minnesotans

by U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar

LETTER... the dedication to duty and professionalism exhibited by the local rescue units


Echo Editorial: Standing up for what is right

Our form of government allows for and encourages people to question decisions made.

LETTER… results were immaterial and are irrelevant to the federal permitting process.

Open Letter to Star Tribune Editorial Board:

LET: …thank you, thank you, every one of you

Dear Editor,

Burnout competition leads to $12,000 in scholarships for Ely H.S. graduates

Ely high school graduates are blessed with some very generous donors who give out tens of thousands of dollars in sch

Editorial: Business owners will need leeway, unique ideas to survive coronasummer

It’s far too early to determine the impact the coronavirus will have on Ely’s economy - except to say it is widesprea

EDITORIAL: Pandemic even complicates the BWCA motor permit system

The coronavirus pandemic has yet another victim, people who have motor permits for the Boundary Waters Canoe Area.

Why Americans should support newspapers during COVID-19

Newspapers in the United States have traveled rough seas to the First Amendment freedoms we enjoy today.

EDITORIAL: Blueberry decision seemed rushed

A decision by the Ely Chamber of Commerce board of directors to cancel this year’s Blueberry/Art Festival seemed rush

Letter: ..people step-up and show a can-do attitude


Echo Editorial: Major broadband project for rural Ely needs help to complete funding package

A revised broadband project that would provide much-needed service to rural Ely residents in the Town of Morse has hi

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