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Articles from the January 10, 2013 edition

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 By Staff reports    News    January 10, 2013

Flood recovery meeting set

Pine County will be hosting a flood recovery meeting for county residents at the Rutledge Community Center 7 p.m. Thursday, January 17. In December, Pine County officials met with other local officials to come up with a plan to help those hurt by...

 
 By Dan Reed    News    January 10, 2013

Most flood victims not covered by current programs

Drew Digby, Carlton County lead on a response to Flash Flood of 2012 damage, addressed the Carlton County Board at their last meeting of 2012. In a nutshell, Digby said there are over 400 active cases in the county with 91 residential homes approved...

 
 By Lois Johnson    News    January 10, 2013

Moose Lake School Board reorganizes

Four of the six members of the Moose Lake School Board voted to elect Kris Lyons as chair of the Moose Lake School Board for a second year after Lyons, serving as acting chair, swore in the new...

 
 News    January 10, 2013

Radios donated to fire department

The Moose Lake Fire Department recently received 30 Motorola 1500XTS portable radios from the Minnesota Correctional Facility-Willow River/Moose Lake. Also donated were battery chargers for charging...

 
 By Staff reports    News    January 10, 2013

Lyons appears at court settlement conference

Kristine Marie Lyons, 59, Moose Lake, appeared in Carlton County court in front of Judge Robert Macaulay, Jr. for a settlement conference on Wednesday, January 2. Lyons had been charged with two counts of DWI on August 15, 2012. Both are gross...

 
 By Kate Crowley    Opinion    January 10, 2013

Nature is dynamic, inspiring

For me, there is nothing nicer on a sunny, crisp January day than to put on my cross-country skis and head out on our trails. Each time I am grateful once again for these 20 acres of woods and field...

 
 By Dan Reed    Opinion    January 10, 2013

What can be done after so much death?

Time has passed. The Connecticut community shaken by school shootings of the young is groping its way to healing. Claims fly back and forth from the fringes of American society on gun ownership and regulation. I own guns. I was raised with guns....

 
 By Superintendent Robert Indihar    Opinion    January 10, 2013

New security measures

Moose Lake Community Schools will be implementing a new practice of locking all outside doors at the school, except for two, during the school day. We will keep the door by the elementary office and the door by the district office open during school...

 
 Lifestyles    January 10, 2013

Donkey basketball battle

A competitive game of donkey basketball is played January 4 at Barnum Public School. Boy Scout Troop 169 sponsored the event with Dairyland Donkey Ball, LLC of Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin. During play,...

 
 By Lois Johnson    Lifestyles    January 10, 2013

'Blizzard of Kindness' coming to Moose Lake

Moose Lake Elementary School kicked off a Blizzard of Kindness in memory of the victims at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown, Connecticut, on Friday, January 4. The Blizzard of Kindness is part of a...

 
 Lifestyles    January 10, 2013

First baby of 2013

Andrew Dean Richardson, the first baby born at Mercy Hospital in 2013, is pictured with his parents, Trysten Williamson and Ryan Richardson of Sandstone. Andrew was born at 7:49 p.m. on January 2, 2013, weighing 8 lbs, 3 oz. and measuring 21.5...

 
 Lifestyles    January 10, 2013

Nice catch

Dustin Sieben of Moose Lake caught this walleye on December 24 while ice fishing on Moose Head Lake....

 
 By Al Rose    Sports    January 10, 2013

Rebels slay Silver Bay

The Moose Lake-Willow River Rebels shot to a 38-9 first half lead on the way to slaying the Silver Bay Mariners by a score of 72-29 on the big floor in Willow River on Friday, January 4. The Rebels,...

 
 By Dan Lingle    Sports    January 10, 2013

Bomber boys fly high

The Barnum Bomber boys basketall team took the short trip to Carlton to take on the Bulldogs on Friday, January 4. Brandon Newman and Daniel Warpula both led the charge for the Bombers putting up 10...

 
 Business    January 10, 2013

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