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Articles from the December 6, 2012 edition

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 By Ailene Croup    News    December 6, 2012

Region experiencing severe drought

The word drought has not been in the thoughts or conversations of most Pine County residents during the last six months. Northern parts of the county have only just begun to recover from the June flooding. Still, much of the United States suffered...

 
 By Lois Johnson    News    December 6, 2012

Moose Lake sales tax proposal to be sent to Legislature

Moose Lake city residents voted 502 yes to 242 no to a question on the November 6 ballot about the city adding a one-half percent city sales tax to purchases made within the city limits. The funds, es...

 
 By Staff reports    News    December 6, 2012

Moose Lake Police Department News

Charges have been brought against the person that burglarized the change machine at the Mercy Hospital cafeteria on September 4. Michael Scott Hanson, 47, of South St. Paul was charged with felony theft, reported Moose Lake Police Chief Bryce...

 
 By Voula Heffernan    Lifestyles    December 6, 2012

Pilot program launched to support parents of children with disabilities

An innovative pilot program targeting parents of children with disabilities living in rural communities ranging from Silver Bay and Two Harbors to Willow River and McGregor is up and running and ready to serve families. Priscilla Heimbruch, hired as...

 
 Lifestyles    December 6, 2012

'Tis the season

'Tis the season for all things Christmas....

 
 Lifestyles    December 6, 2012

Sounds of the season

The Barnum High School Choir's Holiday Concert fills the air with sounds of the season Thursday, November 29 at the school auditorium....

 
 Lifestyles    December 6, 2012

Knowledge Bowl team finishes in top 20

The Willow River Elementary Knowledge Bowl team ended a successful season by ranking 17th out of 47 regional schools at the Northeast Regional Knowledge Bowl Championship. The group was led by team...

 
 By Al Rose    Sports    December 6, 2012

Barnum nearly triples East Central's score

The Barnum Bomber boys basketball team's defense that gave up the third lowest points allowed in any class during last year’s campaign continued to showcase that aspect of their game, allowing the...

 
 Sports    December 6, 2012

Moose Lake Area girls hockey highlights

Moose Lake Area falls by two to Eveleth-Gilbert Area The Moose Lake Area (MLA) girls hockey team fell by two goals to Eveleth-Gilbert Area (EGA) on Tuesday, November 27 by a score of 4-2. MLA’s...

 
 By Kate Crowley    Opinion    December 6, 2012

What is winter without snow?

The fog was so bad we were creeping along, trying to see the white line next to the shoulder of the road. It was Saturday night, December 1, and we were returning from Cambridge, where we’d been at...

 
 By Wick Fisher    Opinion    December 6, 2012

Rest, breathe deeply

My next career may be as a professional football player in the NFL. I took my first steroids today. I’m also sporting one of those nasal strips that open the nostrils for easy breathing. You know...

 
 Business    December 6, 2012

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