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From the start we knew that Shannon was a daddy’s girl. She latched onto my husband as she had to her biological father.

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I read an interesting story the other day on a website called New Scientist about a bunch of brainy types implanting memories into the brains of birds in an attempt to manipulate behavior.

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California is a testing ground for policies that the rest of the country maybe isn't quite ready for, and that may soon include the arena of collegiate sports.

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When I was in school, I remember my mom telling me that my dad thought typewriters were the end-all be-all for technology. This is why he never progressed passed peck-and-find typing.

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Editor’s Note: “Their Way” is a regular Sunday column that captures the personal style of the many public officials and other personalities and events covered by former Mesabi Daily News Executive Editor Bill Hanna during his more than 40 years of newspaper reporting, writing and editing.

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Govie Olson's name is on the wall of the third-floor dining room in the Virginia hospital's convalescent center. A fitting tribute it has been for many years -- "Govie's Diner."

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Some baseball fans might not have appreciated the antics in Thursday night’s Boston Red Sox-Texas Rangers game, but I loved it. All of it.

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I have rediscovered long, luxurious naps. Guilt free, I go to bed early knowing the kids will find their rooms with only a little encouragement.

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Heading into the 2019 bear season Department of Natural Resources wildlife officials predicted this might be a decent year for hunters based on the lack of natural food sources and so far, that has been the case.

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Sometimes, when all the swamp news and Trump babble gets to be too much, I like to dig a little deeper into the headlines in search of something — anything — to bring a smile to my face and remind myself that it isn’t all as bad as it seems.

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Wow. Just got through reading Democratic Liberal Kristen H. Johnson's letter (Sat 9/7/19) regarding her distaste for anything Conservative and especially Jesse White's columns.

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Editor’s Note: “Their Way” is a regular Sunday column that captures the personal style of the many public officials and other personalities and events covered by former Mesabi Daily News Executive Editor Bill Hanna during his more than 40 years of newspaper reporting, writing and editing.

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I can’t believe the vicious forces attacking the lifeblood of the Iron Range. The forces of “evil” have done everything possible to stop any new mining projects. Now, they’re attacking our operating mining companies. The assault on U.S. Steel is unbelievable! Even Hibbing Taconite is threate…

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Walmart officials announced Tuesday that the retailer would no longer sell handgun or short-barrel rifle ammunition, such as .223 and 5.56 – two calibers commonly used in an AR-15 – in any of their stores (after current supplies were exhausted, of course).

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As an avid reader enjoying several newspapers, I often clip columns that I like and also ones that I don’t like. Jesse White’s political columns are among the ones I don’t like.

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Orchids: To Essentia Health ER Department. I want to thank each and every one of you for the great care I received when I came in with a heart attack. I was treated with the best care that could ever be. I owe my life to your quick interventions. Thank you. (Submitted by Linda Hautala)

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The card given them at their farewell party had this handwritten message, "I'm not good at saying goodbye," a sentiment likely felt by many. Frank and Yvonne Lopp were moving away, leaving Gilbert where they have made their home, and going to new adventures in the Twin Cities area, home to t…

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“It is 11 p.m.! Stop playing and just go to sleep!” I’m not admitting I yelled this at my children, after all, I didn’t want to wake the baby, but I did use my scariest “mom voice.”

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