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Articles from the February 21, 2013 edition

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 News    February 21, 2013

Two snowmobile accidents February 16

At approximately 6:41 p.m. on Saturday, February 16, the Pine County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call reporting that a snowmobiler had broken through the ice on the St Croix River approximately four miles north of the Soderbeck River Landing...

 
 By Eddie Jane Pelkey    News    February 21, 2013

McDonald's likely coming to Moose

At the regular meeting fo the Moose Lake City Council on February 13, City Attorney Marguerite Doran presented a purchase agreement between the City of Moose Lake and Moose Lake School District for a...

 
 By Dan Reed    News    February 21, 2013

County to install new phone system

An obsolete, 13-year-old phone system for the Carlton County Courthouse will be replaced by a Telcologix (Avaya) VolP based phone system estimated to cost $93,774 the Carlton County Board decided at their February 12 regular meeting. Cost of...

 
 Lifestyles    February 21, 2013

Nice catch

Though not big enough to take first place, this .99 lb. northern earned Vincent Prachar of Sturgeon Lake 11th place in the annual Doc's Ice Fishing Extravaganza held Saturay, February 16 on Sturgeon...

 
 By Traci LeBrun    Lifestyles    February 21, 2013

Meet Bigfoot of Moose Lake

Several sightings of a Bigfoot-like creature have been reported by Moose Lake area residents and many crazy stories have developed from those reports. We were able to contact this creature and in...

 
 By Shawn Jansen    Lifestyles    February 21, 2013

Trail dedicated to Schweigers

Members of the Northern Pine Riders Snowmobile Club Greg Napier and Ed Barnick present a trail sign Saturday morning at the Kerrick Bar to Lurene “Susie” Schweiger in her honor and in memory of...

 
 By Dan Lingle    Lifestyles    February 21, 2013

Barnum sings

Barnum High School Choirs presented their Winter Concert February 12 in the school auditorium. The event was directed by Lori Koski and featured numbers by the Junior High Choir, Senior High Choir...

 
 By Eddie Jane Pelkey    Opinion    February 21, 2013

It's 1040 time again

I have never been able to figure out how time works. The seasons were enjoy seem to inch their way here, while those experiences we don’t like appear faster and faster. For example, Christmas seems...

 
 By Edda Redenbaugh    Sports    February 21, 2013

Junior Bowlers advance

Every Tuesday and Wednesday after school, Junior Bowlers meet at Gamper's to bowl in the junior leagues. There are about 60 Junior Bowlers that bowl each week. Because Gamper's is a member of the Bowling Proprietors Association of Minnesota, the...

 
 By Al Rose    Sports    February 21, 2013

MLA girls eliminated in semifinals

The last time the Moose Lake Area girls played the Hibbing-Chisholm Bluejackets, the results were 7-2, and it was on the Range. This time it was for a chance to advance to the championship to see who...

 
 By Dan Lingle    Sports    February 21, 2013

Rebels chopped by Lumberjacks

The Moose Lake-Willow River Rebels girls basketball team hosted the Cloquet Lumberjacks on Thursday, February 14. The Rebels started out strong, with Shaelyn Halverson dropping four long bombs from...

 
 By Al Rose    Sports    February 21, 2013

Barnum boys fall to Esko

The Barnum Bombers boys basketball team hosted, but fell behind 32-22 at halftime, against the Esko Eskomos February 15 and were unable to come back, losing 63-46. It was only Barnum’s third loss...

 
 Business    February 21, 2013

The Evergreen classifieds

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