A major fund raising drive is underway to help clean up the site of the former Pioneer Mine in Ely and preserve the buildings there to become the Ely Arts and Heritage Center. The complex across from the Grand Ely Lodge near Shagawa Lake is what remains on the surface of the underground Pioneer mine. Read more →
Archives for November 5, 2010
Minnesota State Patrol officers stationed in International Falls are now operating out of the U.S. Border Patrol’s new facility in that community. It’s the first time in history that Border Patrol agents and State Patrol officers work out of the same facility.