Chisholm: Piece of history comes to the Iron Range
A piece of American History is coming to the Iron Range this weekend. The city of Chisholm has been chosen as a stop for the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall Replica tour. The tour will cross 35 cities in 2020 and brings with it a historic exhibit honoring the sacrifice of Vietnam service members. The exhibit includes the Three quarter scale replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial. You can see the replica wall and visit the mobile education center starting today and running through Sunday.
Virginia: Essentia acquires property from city
Essentia Health has now acquired new property after the City of Virginia approved the sale during the Tuesday night council meeting. The sale which was valued at more than 80-thousand dollars…gives Essentia Health complete ownership of a piece of property that it previously leased from the city. The decision to sell the property was months in the making but was passed unanimously by the city council. Councilor Gary Friedlieb says Essentia Health has been a valuable partner to the city and invested millions to keep the hospital running.
Bayfield: City competes for national honor
Last year Bayfield won a huge honor by finishing in the top ten of the Best Coastal Towns in America competition. This year they're gunning for the number one spot! 20 cities across the country have been nominated for the honor but Bayfield is the only Wisconsin city in the running! Among its competitors is Minnesota's Grand Marai's. Bayfield currently holds the top spot. If you would like to vote you can do so online by going to https://www.10best.com/awards/travel/best-coastal-small-town/bayfield-wisconsin/