Moose Lake Star Gazette - Serving Carlton and Pine Counties since 1895

 

Articles from the January 17, 2013 edition

Sorted by date  Results 1 - 13 of 13

 By Lois Johnson    News    January 17, 2013

Hospital expansion plans presented to public

Community members heard about the new plans for the addition and expansion at Mercy Hospital, Moose Lake, at a meeting on Thursday, January 10. Architect Brad Krump of BWBR stated that the design...

 
 News    January 17, 2013

Suicide prompts rest stop closure

On January 9 just after 4 p.m., the Pine County Sheriff's Office and Minnesota State Patrol along with local fire and other emergency medical personnel were dispatched to the General Andrews State Forest rest area located on southbound Interstate...

 
 By Dan Reed    News    January 17, 2013

Carlton County awarded $1.8 million for flood relief

Pat Oman, Economic Development director for Carlton County, announced that word has come from the Minnesota Investment Fund personnel of a $1.8 million grant for flood relief in Carlton County. Carlton County was the only one to apply. $110,000 is de...

 
 By Lois Johnson    News    January 17, 2013

Task force discusses proposal for new school

State equity aid, a competitive market and low interest rates were the advantages for a new school building, said Moose Lake Community Schools Superintendent Robert Indihar to the community members...

 
 By Press reports    News    January 17, 2013

Lakes & Pines piloting Youth Host Home Program

The Community Services Department at Lakes & Pines CAC, Inc. is piloting a Youth Host Home Program in the counties of Carlton and Pine. The goal of the Youth Host Home Program is to break the pattern of homelessness for young people before they...

 
 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...

 
 Lifestyles    January 17, 2013

Willow River Snow Week candidates

Willow River School will hold its annual Snow Week next week, with coronation set for Tuesday, January 22 at 2:45. Candidates are, front: Allison Peterson, Mackenzi Louzek, Mya Alberg and Hannah...

 
 Lifestyles    January 17, 2013

Volunteers honored

Sonshine Closet Thrift Store, Moose Lake, volunteers were recently honored at an appreciation luncheon for their many hours spent serving the needs of those using the thrift store. Front: Dawn Flipp,...

 
 By Wick Fisher    Opinion    January 17, 2013

Medicines are serious stuff

All patients should realize certain medicines like antibiotics are mandatory that you finish the entire prescription. Failure to do so may allow the nasty little creatures that created your medical...

 
 By Sen Tony Lourey    Opinion    January 17, 2013

Fast start to 2013 Session

The 2013 legislative session has officially begun. As the Health and Human Services Finance chair, my primary focus is on Minnesota’s Health Care Exchange legislation. With an aggressive time line that requires us to finish by the end of March, we...

 
 By Al Rose    Sports    January 17, 2013

Bombers use threes, free throws to sink Rebels

The Barnum Bombers continued to be a one-loss team at 11-1 and Moose Lake-Willow River stayed as a six-win team at 6-4 as Barnum used superior three-point shooting and free throws to sink the Rebels...

 
 By Dan Lingle    Sports    January 17, 2013

Bombers climb over Panthers

The Barnum Bomber girls basketball team hosted the South Ridge Panthers on Tuesday, January 8. The Bombers came out of the locker room set to take down the Panthers. Daron Mainville and Cheyanne...

 
 Business    January 17, 2013

The Evergreen classifieds

AUTOMOBILES 2010 F150 4-door pickup. (218) 485-4381. 1/3-4/chg $180 or more for most junk cars/trucks. Free pickup 7 days/week. Also buying farm, construction equip., motor homes and buses. Call (320) 438-0338. 1/51-5/ccd Sisters Agency LLC All...