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 By Linda Schaumburg    News    June 19, 2014

Future of post office uncertain

The U. S. Postal Service has scheduled a public meeting for 7 p.m. Wednesday, July 16, at the Sturgeon Lake City Hall to discuss the future of the city post office. The announcement came at the end of the Sturgeon Lake City Council meeting...

 By Linda Schaumburg    News    October 17, 2013

Willow closer to property buyouts

Willow River Clerk Connie Ecklund presented the Pine County All-Hazard Mitigation resolution for signing at the October 7 meeting. The county’s letter to the city stated, “This Plan makes your city eligible for federal mitigation and disaster...

 By Linda Schaumburg    News    June 20, 2013

Flood victims still struggle, wait

As the one-year anniversary of the June 20 flash flood in Duluth and surrounding area approaches, flood victims are still struggling and waiting. Victims are still in holding patterns waiting on the federal government to release buyout funds. Buyouts...

 By Linda Schaumburg    Lifestyles    April 18, 2013

Willow River LifeSmarts to compete in Atlanta

Willow River LifeSmarts members Hayley Johnson, Jacob Nikko, Adam Daoust, Aryn Jacobson and Summer Behrman were presented at the April 9 Willow River school board meeting. Willow River’s LifeSmarts...

 By Linda Schaumburg    News    February 14, 2013

Sturgeon Lake to take part in flood buyout

A joint resolution between Pine County and the city of Sturgeon Lake was passed by the Sturgeon Lake City Council February 7, acknowledging property ownership acquired through the flood mitigation program. The city agrees to take care of any June...

 By Linda Schaumburg    News    January 24, 2013

Pine behind Carlton in buyout process

Pine County Administrator Dave Minke introduced the panel and guests attending the flood recovery meeting at the Rutledge Community Center January 17. Among the non-panel members were Pine County Commissioner Curt Rossow of Willow River, Pine County...

 By Linda Schaumburg    Lifestyles    January 17, 2013

Floodwaters recede, struggles remain

Linda Schaumburg With a Pine County flood recovery meeting set for 7 p.m. tonight at the Rutledge Community Center, several flood victims recently shared their recovery stories. Many of the victims are sitting in a holding pattern for relief or have...

 By Linda Schaumburg    News    December 27, 2012

No deficiencies found in Willow River School audit

Scott Nordquist of the Althoff & Nordquist Certified Public Accountant firm presented the annual budget audit report review to the Willow River Board of Education December 11. There was a clean opinion by the firm the audit revealed no deficiencies...

 By Linda Schaumburg    News    November 8, 2012

Willow River hires city clerk

The Willow River City Council discussed water and sewer updates at their regular meeting Monday. Water and sewer operator John Mikrot reported the sewer ponds are finished and pumping into the primary pond has resumed. He said the ponds were...