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Articles from the May 8, 2014 edition

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 By Staff reports    News    May 8, 2014

Sheriff Cole will not seek re-election

Pine County Sheriff Robin Cole announced his decision to retire and not run for a second term last week on Red Rock On Air with Jesse Logan. The retirement announcement came with bitter accusations of the Pine County board failing his department and...

 
 By Dan Reed    News    May 8, 2014

County to offer food waste collection

"Thirty to 40 percent of the garbage we receive at the transfer station is food waste," Heather Cunningham, Carlton County Zoning and Environmental Services, commented at a recent Carlton County Board of Commissioners meeting. "The transfer station...

 
 By Minnesota Land Trust    Lifestyles    May 8, 2014

Unique Moose Lake habitat preserved for generations

Realizing a dream of creating a nature sanctuary along the busy Interstate 35 corridor has been a bucket list item for Minnesota nature photographer Craig Blacklock and his wife Honey. For years, the...

 
 By Al Rose    Lifestyles    May 8, 2014

Good turnout for Moose Run

A mass of runners flood the Moose Lake City Park Saturday for the 14th annual Mercy Foundation Moose Run. A kids run was held along with two main events, the 5km (3.1 mile) walk/run and 10km (6.2...

 
 By C.M. Swanson    News    May 8, 2014

Prevent Lyme disease with common sense

As Department of Natural Resources (DNR) area supervisor for the Parks and Trails system, Martin Torgerson's job often takes him into wooded areas. As an avid outdoorsman, he is commonly in the...

 
 By Wick Fisher    Opinion    May 8, 2014

My 'similarities' with Teddy

My favorite Republican? It's a tie between Honest Abe Lincoln and The Bull Moose, Teddy Roosevelt. After pondering the situation, I gave the nod to Teddy. My hometown has a moose in it, Moose Lake....

 
 By Lois Johnson    Sports    May 8, 2014

Two Carlton County natives inducted into MGBCA Hall of Fame

Two Carlton County natives were inducted into the Minnesota Girls Basketball Coaches Association Hall of Fame on April 26. Gary Peterson of Barnum of Beth Clark of Cromwell, now of Hermantown, were tw...

 
 Classifieds    May 8, 2014

The Evergreen classifieds

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