Featured Project
2014 Make a Difference Youth Leadership Conference

Iron Range Youth in Action members held their 19th Annual Young Leaders Convention: Make a Difference 2014 on February 10th, hosting over 450 Iron Range teens from Hibbing, Chisholm, Cherry, Ely, Eveleth/Gilbert, Mesabi East, North Woods, South Ridge, Northeast Range, Mt. Iron/Buhl, and Virginia High Schools at Fortune Bay Resort. The goal for the conference is to make area students become more aware that they can make a difference in their communities and in their lives by becoming productive, caring and contributing members of society.
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Upcoming Events
 
Land of the Loon Festival Parking Lot Attendants

Location:  Olcott Plaza Parking Lot

Start:  Jun 21, 2014 at 08:00 AM
End:   Jun 21, 2014 at 06:00 PM
Land of the Loon Festival Clean-up Day

Location:  Olcott Park-Virginia

Start:  Jun 21, 2014 at 08:30 AM
End:   Jun 21, 2014 at 06:00 PM
Land of the Loon Festival Parking Lot Attendants

Location:  Olcott Plaza Parking Lot

Start:  Jun 22, 2014 at 08:30 AM
End:   Jun 22, 2014 at 05:00 PM
Land of the Loon Festival Clean-up Day

Location:  Olcott Park-Virginia

Start:  Jun 22, 2014 at 06:00 PM
End:   Jun 22, 2014 at 08:00 PM
Eveleth Foundation Balloons - 4th of July Parade

Location:  Eveleth

Start:  Jul 04, 2014 at 07:30 AM
End:   Jul 04, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Sand Lake Shuffle

Location:  Sand Lake - Britt

Start:  Aug 08, 2014 at 03:00 PM
End:   Aug 08, 2014 at 08:00 PM

IRYA Sponsored Organizations
Generation W Youth Newspaper

Generation W is a 501c3 non-profit corporation that is completely run by youth. First published in 2002, it has grown into the largest youth-run newspaper in Minnesota. With a following of over 65,000 readers, it is one of the Iron Range's most circulated publications. Generation W is distributed 5 times yearly in the Mesabi Daily News, the Hibbing Daily Tribune, the Chisholm Tribune, the Cook Timberjay, the Ely Timberjay, and the Tower Timberjay, as well as having copies available at 22 Northern Minnesota high schools and 10 Midwestern colleges and universities. Generation W is often used as curricula in high school communications and social studies classes.
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