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Articles from the May 23, 2013 edition

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 By Lois Johnson    News    May 23, 2013

VOTERS SAY NO TO NEW SCHOOL

The $33 million bond referendum for a new Moose Lake school failed with 1,138 no votes and 646 yes votes in the election on Tuesday, May 21, according to unofficial results provided by the school....

 
 By Dan Reed    News    May 23, 2013

End of session brings surprise to city

The Minnesota Legislative session has ended, a new funding bill has been approved, and the City of Moose Lake is receiving $2 million as reimbursement for infrastructure and sewer work done earlier to provide services for the state prison and the...

 
 By Lois Johnson    News    May 23, 2013

Steen resigns from Moose Lake School Board

Peter Steen announced his resignation, effective immediately, from the Moose Lake School Board at the meeting of the board on Monday, May 20. Steen said that he needed to spend time with his family...

 
 News    May 23, 2013

MCF Moose Lake to begin construction projects

The Minnesota Correctional Facility at Moose Lake (MCF-ML) will begin two new outdoor construction projects beginning May 28. The first project involves relining sewer pipes to prevent storm runoff from entering the Moose Lake city sewer system. The...

 
 News    May 23, 2013

Mercy to hold groundbreaking, anniversary celebration May 31

Mercy Hospital will celebrate its past and its future at a special groundbreaking and 50th anniversary event for the community at 1 p.m. on Friday, May 31. The event will be held outside near the...

 
 By Press reports    Politics    May 23, 2013

Same-sex marriage legalized

“Today, love wins,” said Sen. Tony Lourey, DFL-Kerrick, who voted for the Senate bill to legalize same-sex marriage in a historic vote, 37-30, May 13. The Minnesota House approved a similar bill last week. Gov. Mark Dayton signed the bill into la...

 
 Lifestyles    May 23, 2013

A night all about transportation

The fourth annual Transportation Night and Spaghetti Dinner collaborative fundraiser of the Barnum and Moose Lake Early Childhood programs draws a crowd to the Barnum Fairgrounds May 15. The...

 
 By Wick Fisher    Opinion    May 23, 2013

Wildlife appears with arrival of spring

If the spring of 2012 was proof of global warming, then spring 2013 style was the antithesis. Rewind to March 1, 2012, and check out the pond in my backyard in Eagan. Not only had the ice disappeared,...

 
 By US Senator Amy Klobuchar    Opinion    May 23, 2013

Fighting metal theft in Minnesota

Across Minnesota, communities have been facing a rash of robberies. But these thieves aren’t your common thugs stealing TVs or computers — instead they’re going after high-priced metal from businesses, homes and even veterans’ graves, and...

 
 By Steve Mokros    Sports    May 23, 2013

Rebels golf takes second

The Moose Lake-Willow River Rebel golf teams finished second in the eight-team Great River Conference. For the Lady Rebels it came down to the 18-hole conference championship meet to determine who...

 
 By Dan Lingle    Sports    May 23, 2013

Bombers golf tees off

The Barnum Bombers golf teams again hosted teams from Two Harbors and Wrenshall on Thursday, May 16, at 29 Pines golf course in Mahtowa. The Bombers walked away with the victory, with the boys team...

 
 By Al Rose    Sports    May 23, 2013

Rebels boys, girls place in Polar League meet

The Moose Lake-Willow River Rebel girls and boys both placed second at the Polar League meet held at Two Harbors on Wednesday, May 15. The girls accumulated 136 points. Esko won the girls team...

 
 Classifieds    May 23, 2013

The Evergreen classifieds

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