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Articles from the April 18, 2013 edition

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 By Colette Stadin    News    April 18, 2013

Winter drags on ... and on

The scene in Moose Lake late last week looks more like mid-winter than three weeks into the spring season. With inches of wet, heavy snow falling across the region for days on end in mid-April,...

 
 News    April 18, 2013

With spring snow, county asks for patience

The following is a press release from Carlton County Engineer Mike Tardy regarding the challenges county snow removal teams face with late season snowfall. "Though mid-April snow events like we've exp...

 
 By Tim Franklin    News    April 18, 2013

Flood relief coming soon to Pine County

Flood relief will soon be coming to Pine County residents from damage inflicted on their homes in July 2012. Tuesday, the Pine County Board of Commissioners approved a payment of $2.25 million to help those people who had homes damaged by the...

 
 By Lois Johnson    News    April 18, 2013

Moose Lake School Board considers proposal for land sale for housing

The Moose Lake School Board discussed the potential sale of four or five more acres of school district-owned land to a housing developer, at the monthly meeting of the board on Monday, April 15....

 
 By Dan Reed    News    April 18, 2013

Carlton County mulls strategic planning, building needs

Carlton County Commissioner Gary Peterson continued to press the board for a strategic planning session using a trained facilitator from the Minnesota Association of Counties. Tentatively June 4 was chosen. The Carlton County Committee of the Whole m...

 
 By Eddie Jane Pelkey    News    April 18, 2013

Flood damaged properties to be repaired

The Moose Lake City Council met on Wednesday, April 10 at 6:30 p.m. in the Council Chambers at City Hall. As a result of the flooding of last June, Carlton County has included new language in their...

 
 Lifestyles    April 18, 2013

Community Connection Fair April 25

Mercy Hospital and Moose Lake School's AGE to age Program are partnering to bring together a potpourri of local services, organizations and businesses at the Community Connection Health & Wellness Fair. This free event for community members of all ag...

 
 By Linda Schaumburg    Lifestyles    April 18, 2013

Willow River LifeSmarts to compete in Atlanta

Willow River LifeSmarts members Hayley Johnson, Jacob Nikko, Adam Daoust, Aryn Jacobson and Summer Behrman were presented at the April 9 Willow River school board meeting. Willow River’s LifeSmarts...

 
 Lifestyles    April 18, 2013

Barnum names new NHS members

The Barnum High School John O. Calverley Chapter of the National Honor Society (NHS) is pleased to announce the induction of the following students to its membership on April 8: Alexis Kettelhut,...

 
 Sports    April 18, 2013

Rebel football captain to play in All Star game

The 89 players who will participate in the 40th Annual Minnesota High School All-Star Football Game have been announced by the Minnesota Football Coaches Association. The 2013 All-Star Football Game will be held on Saturday, June 29 at Husky Stadium...

 
 By Al Rose    Sports    April 18, 2013

Rebels, Bombers fare well at UWS indoor meet

Several Moose Lake-Willow River Rebels and Barnum Bombers fared well at the University of Wisconsin-Superior (UWS) indoor track and field meet on Saturday, April 6. At press time, there were no...

 
 By Superintendent Robert Indihar    Opinion    April 18, 2013

Tour school, learn about election

It seems like all I have been doing lately is talking about the school bond election that is coming up on May 21. However, what I have found is that people still do not know about our attempts to build a new school building. I want to invite the...

 
 By Wick Fisher    Opinion    April 18, 2013

The reign of Sugar, the Siamese cat

Saturday marked the end of a 42-year reign of Siamese cats in our household, although we never did own one. Early on, we learned that Siamese do not have owners; they have staff. Similar to the long...

 
 Business    April 18, 2013

The Evergreen classifieds

AUTOMOBILES 1997 Geo Metro, needs little work, $1,800 firm. (218) 372-3728 1/17/pd For Sale: 1996 Chevrolet Blazer, 186,000 miles, 4 wheel drive, $1,500. Evenings, (218) 372-4093. 1/17/pd $180 or more for most junk cars/trucks. Free pickup 7...