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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 how much you walk and the more mileage for Precious Paws the more donations Precious Paws receives in donations!

It’s an easy and simple way to help the animals in our local community, and it would mean a ton in getting what the shelter needs! And if you have more questions on what Precious Paws does or how else you might be able to help you should definitely take a look at their website! They are always looking for more help and for loving families that want to adopt a furry new friend into their family, which by the way, is the best way of all that you are able to help. And always feel free to contact them for inquiries or to visit their very wonderful sheltered animals who would love some affection!

The app is available in your smartphone app store and is easy to set up. Take a look at the WoofTrax FAQ for any questions you may have!

 

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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 loving homes and you can be part of their team. Who doesn’t love the idea of spending time with animals? Be the reason that someone’s future pet is taken care of and shown affection. 

There are plenty of other ways to help as well if you are crunched for time and their website offers quite a bit of information on what you can do, or follow them on their socials for up to date info! 

Morning help is needed with:

  • Cleaning kennels
  • Laundry, sweeping, and dishes
  • Feeding animals

Precious Paws provides:

  • Training
  • A volunteer to work with you
  • New friendships that last forever!
  • A chance to be a caring face for animals that need some love

If you would like to know more about Precious Paws, what they do, and more ways that you can help visit their website! Precious Paws volunteers needed and you could be just the help that they’re looking for!

For a personal volunteer tour or more info call (218) 254-3300. 

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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 inquire.

White Bridge Stables is a full service equine barn serving NE Minnesota. We offer boarding, lessons, training, and sale horses.

White Bridge Stables Now Hiring talented individual to assist in our daily barn/horse chores. This position needs a dedicated, professional, animal loving individual to feed, turn out/in, blanket, clean stalls, and provide hay and water for 10-15 horses.

Shifts run from 2-7:30pm or 4-7:30 and occasionally 7am-10am

Horses don’t know what weekends or holidays are so we all work 7 days a week, 365 days a year to ensure their health and safety. We do try to rotate staff for weekend and holiday duties. Expect 1-2 weekends per month.

There are endless advancement opportunities for the right person.

Horse experience and knowledge is ideal but we are able to train a person with the right qualities.

Compensation is based upon experience.

Applicants must be at minimum 16 years old with their own reliable transportation.

Job Type: Part-time

Pay: $11.00 – $12.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • Flexible schedule

If you would like to know more about White Bridge Stables visit them at their website!

 

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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 may be the job for you! J&M Retrievers is the place to go for dog care needs, here is your chance to learn and work with the best in the biz!

Qualifications:

– Experience with dogs preferred
– Must love dogs
– Customer service experience preferred
​- Knowledge of animal health a plus
– Must be able to work weekends and evenings
– Must be able to work indoors and outdoors
– May have to lift as much as 50 lbs
– Reliable transportation required
– Must be able to work independently as well as with a team
– Must be responsible and reliable

 

Duties include but are not limited to:

– Handling/controlling small to medium sized groups of dogs
– Feeding and administering medication to dogs
– Cleaning – indoors and outdoors
– Grounds maintenance
– Lifting – weights up to 50 lbs

– Customer service

 

Position Details:

– Full time
– Rotating weekends
– We are willing to train the right candidate
– Must have availability to work scheduled shifts typically from 7 am – 12noon and 3:3:30 pm – 9 pm

 

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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 with three town halls moderated by MPR’s Kerri Miller. The conversations will focus on entrepreneurism, workforce readiness, and health care in rural Minnesota.

“We are so grateful to have been selected as a location to host this important discussion. Operating as a rural nonprofit posses many challenges as well as unique opportunities and we look forward to sharing those experiences to help shape a stronger rural Minnesota.”

MDC Executive Director Donna Johnson

The events, which will be held in unique venues in rural Minnesota, will require registration but are free to attend. The events will also be live-streamed and recorded for broader distribution.

THE EVENT DETAILS ARE AS FOLLOWS:

Growing Good Gigs:

Educating & Training a Creative Rural Workforce

Minnesota Discovery Center

1005 Discovery Drive, Chisholm, MN

Doors open at 6:30 p.m.

Discussion 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. followed by a reception

“The focus of these town halls is really to lend voice to our rural areas and to explore the benefits, the challenges, and the opportunities that exist when living in rural communities…We’re excited to hear from people who can educate and enlighten through their ideas, and experiences.”

Tim Penny, president and CEO of the Southern Minnesota Initiative Foundation

The Rural Voice health care discussion. For more information on the Rural Voice series or to register for the in-person events or live-streaming of the event go to ruralvoice.org/events

Mayo Clinic Health System is a sponsor of the Rural Voice health care discussion. For more information on the Rural Voice series or to register for the in-person events or live-streaming of the event go to ruralvoice.org/events

Register to join Rural Voice Town Hall and take this great opportunity!

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR THE EVENT

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School Supply Drive

United Way of Northeastern Minnesota School Supply Drive seeks to provide students from low-income families with new school supplies, preparing them for their academic studies, building their self-esteem, and setting them up for success! Help Park State Bank in assisting in this endeavor by bringing them the needed supplies between September 1st-September 30th for the Minnesota Banker’s Community Impact Month!

Join Park State Bank in collecting the supplies these young children require to excel in their studies.

Items Needed:

  • Backpacks
  • Water Bottles
  • Headphones/earbuds
  • Ziploc Bags (Quart Size)
  • Ziploc Bags (Gallon Size)
  • Composition Notebooks
  • Pencil Bag/Plastic Box
  • Pens (Blue or Black)
  • Mechanical Pencils
  • Pencil Sharpeners
  • Colored Pencils
  • Markers
  • Sharpies
  • Highlighters
  • Dry Erase Markers
  • 3×3 Post-Its
  • Scissors
  • Tissue Box
  • 3-Ring Binders (1″)
  • 3-Ring Binders (3″)
  • 7 Pocket Expanding File Folders

Drop items for the School Supply Drive off at Park State Bank from September 1st-30th! Give what you can, whenever you can. Our students are vastly important and it is the job of every community to raise students up and to help them grow, succeed, and feel like the community in which they live not only supports them but is rooting for them! Take this opportunity to share your love and to assist our youth in need.

 

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Minnesota Industries Now Hiring

Minnesota Industries Now Hiring for the position of Account Receivable/Office Manager. If you or anyone you may know may be interested this is a great opportunity!

Due to an upcoming retirement Minnesota Industries Now Hiring a ne w team member with experience or an education that pertains to the role of Account Receivable/Office Manager to join their team. Visit their website to see more about Minnesota Industries!

This position is full-time and comes with the benefits of working for a locally owned small business that is competitive in a large market, is flexible with its staff and understanding of the needs individuals have when it comes to family needs, events and PTO. The company offers a competitive wage (wage depends on experience and/or education), health insurance, 401(K) contributions with company match, PTO and a friendly work environment. This position will be responsible for the following:

Work closely with CPA to ensure filings and accounting are done in a timely manner and before deadlines, work with CPA through auditing filings

Daily Invoicing – monthly statements;

  • Applying customer payments and depositing checks through E-deposit system
  • Sending out check payments
  • Credit Card purchases – set up invoices and reconcile
  • Set up Vendor invoices, disputes, payments through website
  • Set up of new customers and vendors, Filling out and sending of credit information, tax exemptions
  • Set up bi-monthly and monthly payables – Garnishments and rent payments
  • Get time cards ready, running commission reports and sending out paystubs
  • Specific vendor invoicing to customers and payments to specific vendor
  • Manual invoicing and paying for contract employees
  • Month end reports
  • Other duties as assigned

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Redhead “Best Hiking Trail” Nomination

Have you heard about the Redhead “Best Hiking Trail Nomination? That’s right! Chisholm is getting some recognition in the Duluth News Tribune in their Best of the Best 2022 Awards and now it’s up to Chisholm and everyone in the Iron Range area to push our very own Redhead MTB Park further up into the limelight by placing our votes and letting everyone know that Chisholm is #1!

The Redhead “Best Hiking Trail” Nomination is no huge surprise to anyone who has visited the trails, they are absolutely stunning to behold and are fit for beginners and seasoned hikers alike. With a dock at the bottom for kayaking, paddle boarding, and swimming as well as world class MTB trails who can say that they are surprised that we are in the running?

What happens if Redhead MTB Park wins the title of Best Hiking Trail 2022? That’s more business for our area, recognition, and nothing but good news for our city! Tell your friends and family to cast their votes as well so everyone knows how much love we have for Chisholm and the Redhead MTB Park!

Use the following like to Place Your Vote!

Keep an eye out to see the Redhead MTB Park in that #1 Spot! 

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Chisholm Flag Football

Sign the kids up for Chisholm Flag Football this season and squeeze out the last bit of summer before we start settling in for winter! Registration is open for boys and girls from grades four through six!

Games will be held in Doc “Moonlight” Field and registration is $30/person. Registration will close on 09/12/22. For more info on Chisholm Flag Football contact Bridgit Maruska at Chisholm Parks & Rec at (218)254-7909 or at her email bmaruska@ci.chisholm.mn.us

You may also register using our link HERE!

We are hoping to have a bigger season than ever this year and would love to have as many participants as possible to keep the competition and fun at an all time high! All games and practices are on Mondays and Wednesdays.
Practices & Games: are held at the Doc “Moonlight” Baseball Field (735 2nd Street N.W.)
Team Practices: September 12th & 14th at 3:30.
League Games: Begin on September 19th at 3:30 and 4:30.
Game Schedules will be available on the City of Chisholm’s Web Site ci.chisholm.mn.us under
“Recreation” and handed out to the players the first week of practice.

We hope to see everyone out and having a good time! May the best team win, enjoy your summer! 

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Chisholm City-Wide Garage Sale

The Chisholm City-Wide Garage Sale will be taking place the weekend of July 29th – July 30th throughout the city of Chisholm. With a wide range of items available from many different households you can absolutely find something worth taking home with you!

Get some new clothes for the kids, find a (used) new snowboard for the winter months, or maybe if you’re lucky you might even find a gem hidden in the junk!

If you would like to register your home for the Chisholm City-Wide Garage Sale, contact Travis Vake at (218) 966-0137 (text preferred) and get your garage sale listed on the map!

Once all locations are registered by July 15th and set on the map there will be social media posts with the entire list to easily find every garage sale, visit Chisholm Chamber FB to see the full list. Or you may view the list right here at the bottom of the page! 

Register now to get your old junk out of the garage and make plans to see what everyone else is getting rid of so you can replace the things you got rid of! Happy hunting and hope you find EXACTLY what you were looking for.

The list will also be posted here once all registrations have been taken.

 

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