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Articles from the December 20, 2012 edition

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 By Lois Johnson    News    December 20, 2012

Silent sirens

The town sirens in Carlton County communities have been silent the last few months when the fire department or emergency medical services are called. “Thirty to 50 years ago, the sirens were used...

 
 By Dan Reed    News    December 20, 2012

Planning continues for new county building

The Carlton County Board approved $5,000 worth of architectural work for a new Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) and Agricultural Extension building at the Transportation Building site at its December 11 board meeting. "I'm at a loss,"...

 
 By Jeanne Larson    News    December 20, 2012

Pine County approves tax levy for 2013

At its December 11 meeting at the Pine County Courthouse in Pine City, the Pine County Board of Commissioners approved several measures connected with budget issues for 2013. County Administrator David Minke outlined four areas that needed...

 
 By Wick Fisher    Opinion    December 20, 2012

All children deserve a life

When I was a kid, we called any gun that could shoot bullets in rapid succession a machine gun. Today they are called assault weapons. With a name like that, it makes one wonder how they could also...

 
 By Lois Johnson    Opinion    December 20, 2012

Solace for a hurting nation

Once again a deranged individual took out his rage on others. Once again families and a community are hurting. Once again a nation mourns the loss of the victims and are pulling together to support...

 
 Lifestyles    December 20, 2012

All I want for Christmas ...

First grade, class of Mary Bush Dear Santa, I want to no if roodolf is reel. I want a BarBee and a Brat doll and a bag of mict up candee for me. And a Big pak of gum. I want sum Jelee beens and a kar for my BarBees. Love, Riata K. Dear Santa, I want...

 
 Lifestyles    December 20, 2012

All I want for Christmas ...

First grade, class of Ann Stephenson Dear Santa Claus, I hope you had a great vacation. My name is Gracie Skog. For Christmas I would like: • Pony • Barbie • Beads I have a been very good! Love, Gracie Dear Santa Claus, I hope you had a great...

 
 Lifestyles    December 20, 2012

All I want for Christmas ...

First grade, class of Erin Nordstrom I would like a lalaloopey doll. I would like a hamster. And some candy too please. Eva I’m doing good. How are you doing? For crismis I wot a laptop and a IPad and a Drt bick and a toy cruck. Tank you for oll th...

 
 Lifestyles    December 20, 2012

Holiday harmony

Sounds of holiday harmony filled the air during the Barnum High School Holiday Band Concert held at the school December 13....

 
 By Dan Lingle    Sports    December 20, 2012

Bombers sink Mariners

The night of December 14 began with the Barnum Bombers taking the road to Silver Bay to take on the Mariners. The ladies of Barnum would take the floor first with Daron Mainville putting up the first...

 
 By Al Rose    Sports    December 20, 2012

Moose Lake-Willow River defeats Cromwell

The Moose Lake-Willow River boys basketball team defeated the Cromwell Cardinals 66-40 to go to 3-0 on the season in Moose Lake on Friday, December 14. The Rebels were led by Tony Adamczak’s 22...

 
 Sports    December 20, 2012

Local sports highlights

BOYS BASKETBALL Rebels put nine in scorebook to beat Blue Devils The Moose Lake-Willow River Rebels put nine players in the scorebook to beat the Virginia Blue Devils by a score of 56-49 in Moose...

 
 Business    December 20, 2012

The Evergreen classifieds

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