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Articles from the February 7, 2013 edition

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 By Traci LeBrun    News    February 7, 2013

President pushes for gun control

President Obama met with local officials, community activists, victims of gun violence and local law enforcement at a round table discussion in Minneapolis Monday afternoon. He spoke with them and sta...

 
 By Staff reports    News    February 7, 2013

McGregor man dies in crash

A 27-year-old McGregor man is dead following a single vehicle accident February 2 in Carlton County. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, Derek A. Burg, 27, was driving a 2001 Chevy Silverado southbound on Highway 73 near Mononen Road around...

 
 News    February 7, 2013

Wanted felon shot by police

On Sunday evening, February 3, at approximately 5:30 p.m., a Pine County deputy assisted the Minnesota State Patrol in an attempt to arrest a wanted felon at a home on Water Lily Road in rural Pine County. During the attempted apprehension, a...

 
 By Lois Johnson    News    February 7, 2013

Help available for homeless youth

People interested in providing host homes for young people met with Jennifer E. (she did not want her last name identified), the Youth Host Home Program Coordinator of the Lakes and Pines Community...

 
 Lifestyles    February 7, 2013

'Us and Them'

Under the direction of Karen Sheldon, Barnum High School theater presented "Us and Them," a one-act play by David Campton, on January 31 at the school. In the play, two groups of wanderers arrive at...

 
 Lifestyles    February 7, 2013

'The Great Pandemonium'

"The Great Pandemonium" by Sam Cook, the one-act play presented by the Moose Lake High School Music/Theatre Department to the public on Monday, February 4, won third place in the sub-section...

 
 Lifestyles    February 7, 2013

Snow much fun

With extreme cold temperatures throughout the area in January, students could not go outside at recess time on a number of days. That, however, did not stop the Willow River first grade students from...

 
 Lifestyles    February 7, 2013

Megan Wegge wins spelling bee

Moose Lake Community Schools students recently competed in the school spelling bee. Students in grades 5-8 represented their class in order to become the 2013 Spelling Bee Champion. Megan Wegge was...

 
 By Dan Lingle    Sports    February 7, 2013

Bombers crush Agates

The Barnum Bombers hosted the Two Harbors Agates on January 28. The Agates kept the first half close, only falling behind by seven points after the first half of play. The Bombers struggled with getti...

 
 By Al Rose    Sports    February 7, 2013

ML-WR gives Braham a scare

The Moose Lake-Willow River Rebels sank nine three-pointers, but struggled on the inside game and attempted only a half dozen free throws in a close contest with Braham to give the Bombers a scare...

 
 By Kate Crowley    Opinion    February 7, 2013

Predators crucial to ecosystem

When I ski the trails on our property I am always looking at the tracks. They change daily and with the snow conditions. Many (too many) are made by deer, and there are plenty of squirrel tracks and...

 
 By Ryan M Harden MD    Opinion    February 7, 2013

February is American Heart Month

Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States in men and women. A number of factors increase the risk of developing heart disease including tobacco use, diabetes, high blood pressure, and high cholesterol. Another risk factor...

 
 Business    February 7, 2013

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