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Articles from the February 14, 2013 edition

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 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 Lois Johnson    News    February 14, 2013

School board signs land sale contract

The Moose Lake School Board passed a motion to authorize board Chair Kris Lyons to sign the land sale contract, at a special meeting of the board on Thursday, February 7. The contract will be...

 
 By Lois Johnson    News    February 14, 2013

Supt. Indihar meets with legislators about $20 million in bonding to replace school

Moose Lake School Superintendent Robert Indihar and three board members traveled to the Capitol in St. Paul on Wednesday, February 6, to meet with legislators and representatives of the...

 
 By Staff reports    News    February 14, 2013

Lyons sentenced

Kris Lyons of Moose Lake was sentenced by Judge Robert E. Macaulay Jr. for one DWI count from last August on Monday, February 11, in the Carlton County court. Lyons, 59, had been arrested on August 15, 2012, and charged with two counts of DWI. She...

 
 Lifestyles    February 14, 2013

Waechter, Berg to be inducted into school's Wall of Fame

The Moose Lake Community Schools' Wall of Fame induction ceremony sponsored by First National Bank of Moose Lake will be held at halftime of the boy’s basketball game against Barnum at the Moose...

 
 Lifestyles    February 14, 2013

Fishing success

Winners of Saturday's annual Kerrick Fire and Rescue Ice Fishing Contest on Oak Lake are Zane Swenson of Bruno, Todd Follett of Cloquet, Dan Jones of Minneapolis and Tim Anderson of...

 
 Lifestyles    February 14, 2013

Food shelf raising funds to feed families

Moose Lake Area Food Shelf announces its annual fund drive to help feed area families. During March and April, matching funds are available, so all contributions increase the capacity of the food...

 
 Lifestyles    February 14, 2013

Glitz and glam

The second annual Prom Showcase at Clyde Iron Works held February 9 featured information on everything needed for prom, as well as games, interactive displays and more. The Prom Showcase concluded...

 
 Lifestyles    February 14, 2013

Willow River speller advances in competition

Willow River’s seventh grade triumphed at the January 29 Annual School Spelling Bee, as 12-year-old Samantha Nylen spelled her way to the championship. The bee involved two students from grades...

 
 By Heather L Sweetland    Opinion    February 14, 2013

The cost of state's justice system

“What part of justice do you not want us to do?” That was the question former Chief Justice Eric Magnuson asked four years ago when Minnesota was facing a huge budget shortfall. This year, the Minnesota Legislature must once again pass a budget...

 
 By US Senator Amy Klobuchar    Opinion    February 14, 2013

Seniors deserve affordable prescriptions

Medicare has been a great American success story, protecting the health and financial well-being of millions of senior citizens. It’s an American promise that should never be broken. A part of that promise is keeping prescription drug prices...

 
 By Al Rose    Sports    February 14, 2013

MLA girls make history

The third-seeded Moose Lake Area girls hockey team made history by hosting their first ever first-round playoff game at Riverside Arena in Moose Lake on Thursday, February 7. The Rebels outshot the...

 
 By Dan Lingle    Sports    February 14, 2013

Bombers still rolling

The Barnum Bombers boys basketball team traveled west to take on the McGregor Mercuries on February 8. The night began with the Bombers pounding the Mercuries, with the Bombers jumping to a huge 55-14...

 
 Business    February 14, 2013

The Evergreen classifieds

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