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Articles from the December 13, 2012 edition

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 By Staff reports    News    December 13, 2012

Man shoots ex-wife, kills self

A Brook Park man took his own life after shooting his ex-wife last Wednesday night in rural Pine County. Around 9:15 p.m. December 5, the Pine County Sheriff’s Office (PCSO) responded to a reported shooting at 29243 Sunny Hill Rd. According to the...

 
 By Shawn Jansen    News    December 13, 2012

Be on lookout for mail theft

‘Tis the season for mail theft and scams according to Pine County Chief Deputy Steven Blackwell. After reporting a ne’er-do-well in my own mailbox last Sunday, a follow-up phone call with Blackwell provided some helpful information for rural...

 
 By Lois Johnson    News    December 13, 2012

Reimbursement for flood expenses being received from FEMA, state

Reimbursement payments for expenses incurred for repairing damage from the torrential rains and the June flood are being received by local government units, the fire departments and the Moose Lake sch...

 
 Lifestyles    December 13, 2012

Winter wildlife

Pileated woodpeckers like this one stay in Minnesota year-round, braving the elements of each season, including winter, which officially begins December 21. According to the Minnesota Department of...

 
 Lifestyles    December 13, 2012

Ring in the holiday season

The bands and choirs of Willow River High School, under the direction of Kevin C. Williams, ring in the holiday season with song at their Christmas concert December 3 in Aakhus Aud...

 
 By Lois Johnson    Lifestyles    December 13, 2012

Senior groups hear about fire safety

Fire safety was the topic at the meeting of the Carlton County TRIAD on Wednesday, December 5, at the Fond du Lac Tribal Center in Cloquet. The TRIAD group was hosted by the Fond du Lac Elder...

 
 Sports    December 13, 2012

MLA 10UB girls win tourney

The Moose Lake Area Hockey 10UB girls took home a championship win in the Superior, Wisconsin, Colder By the Lake Tournament December 1-2. They beat Hermantown/Proctor 9-1, Superior 9-0 and Hopkins...

 
 By Al Rose    Sports    December 13, 2012

Rebels convincingly defeat Bombers

It has been a long time since the Moose Lake-Willow River girls basketball team defeated the Barnum Bombers. The Rebels did so — convincingly — with a big 50-33 win in Barnum on Monday, December 1...

 
 Sports    December 13, 2012

Sports highlights

GIRLS HOCKEY Rebels beat Chisago Lakes Area The Moose Lake Area girls hockey team beat Chisago Lakes 3-1 on December 4. The Rebels were outshot 26-23, but Kaitlyn Greene had a fine game in goal as...

 
 By US Senator Amy Klobuchar    Opinion    December 13, 2012

Small change can make big difference

This election we heard loud and clear from people on both sides of the aisle: Congress needs more cooperation and less gridlock. The American people want leaders who are ready to roll up their sleeves and get to work. They want leaders who are...

 
 By Wick Fisher    Opinion    December 13, 2012

South Africa anyone?

Looking for lots of time to just lay back and read? A wicked bout of pneumonia is probably not the first method you would ask for, but it sure worked for me. My wife handed me a couple novels written...

 
 Business    December 13, 2012

The Evergreen classifieds

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