Entries by Ceasar Ortega

October Buddy Backpack

October Buddy Backpack packing sessions will be on Tuesday, October 4th & Thursday October 20th. The Buddy Backpack program is designed to help children in the area who are in need or at risk of going hungry. UWNEMN hopes to provide a safe and fun Buddy Backpacks experience for everyone, and we appreciate your cooperation […]

United Way Lunch Buddies Mentor

Applications are currently being taken to become a United Way Lunch Buddies Mentor! The United Way of Northeastern Minnesota’s Lunch Buddies Mentoring Program currently serves grade school students at Cherry School, Keewatin Elementary, Merritt Elementary, Northeast Range School, and Vaughn-Steffensrud Elementary who would benefit from additional support, encouragement and a positive & caring adult mentor.  […]

Precious Paws WoofTrax

Precious Paws WoofTrax is a great new way to help Precious Paws raise money. How does it work? You download the WoofTrax app onto your phone, select Precious Paws as your shelter of choice, and then take your pet for a walk (which you should already be doing anyways)! The app will take count of […]

Precious Paws Volunteers Needed

Precious Paws volunteers needed to assist in taking care of their sheltered animals! You can pick one day a week, or more, to stop in and make a difference for animals in need. Precious Paws does a lot to make sure that their animals are loved and cared for so that they can go to […]

White Bridge Stables Now Hiring

White Bridge Stables Now Hiring for the position of Horse Care Assistant! If you are a horse fan this is most likely the job for you! Work closely with horses under the supervision of professionals and start your equine career today. Submit your application to Indeed if you’re interested or contact White Bridge Stables and […]

J&M Retrievers Now Hiring

J&M Retrievers Now Hiring for the position of Boarding Kennel Assistant! The position is full-time and pays $12-$13 per hour. To read more or to apply for the J&M Retrievers Now Hiring call apply on Indeed. If you love working with animals and you would like to pursue a career in caring for them, this […]

Howl-o-Ween Pet Parade

The Howl-o-Ween Pet Parade will be taking place in downtown Chisholm on October 28th from 6PM-7PM! Everyone should be able to enjoy the spirit of Halloween, including our furry friends! Participants will be meeting in Kiwanis Park by the bridge entrance of Chisholm, all pets must be leashed. All pets are welcomed too of course! […]

Rural Voice Town Hall

The Minnesota Discovery Center in Chisholm is excited to welcome MPR’s talk show host Kerri Miller for a Rural Voice Town Hall on Wednesday, September 21st starting at 6:30pm in the pavilion. The Rural Voice series, developed by three Minnesota Initiative Foundations that serve Greater Minnesota along with Compeer Financial, will launch in late September […]

Flashlight Clueseum

The Flashlight Clueseum is back at Minnesota Discovery Center for the Halloween season on October 21st & 28th at 8PM! Sometimes, the things you see in the shadows are more than just shadows. Flashlight Clueseum is back and we need you to solve the mystery but this time, in the dark.  The clues are harder […]

Glen Location Flashlight Tours

Get ready for a spooky & historic time at Minnesota Discovery Center with the return of their Glen Location Flashlight Tours! Just in time for Halloween! There’s something spooky about being in a historic place… in the dark! Come ride our historic trolley and get a tour of the Glen Location after hours. Guests can […]