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Articles from the December 27, 2012 edition

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 By Lois Johnson    News    December 27, 2012

Barnum teachers without contract since mid-2011

It has been a year and a half since the contract between the teachers and the Barnum School District expired. Negotiations have not been successful in securing a new contract. “Our last contract...

 
 By Lois Johnson    News    December 27, 2012

Board favors new pre-k-12 school

The Moose Lake School Board favored a new pre-kindergarten–12 school building on its property along County Road 10 when options were presented by two representatives of ICS Consulting at a special m...

 
 By Linda Schaumburg    News    December 27, 2012

No deficiencies found in Willow River School audit

Scott Nordquist of the Althoff & Nordquist Certified Public Accountant firm presented the annual budget audit report review to the Willow River Board of Education December 11. There was a clean opinion by the firm the audit revealed no deficiencies...

 
 By Jeanne Larson    News    December 27, 2012

Land/Zoning Administrator Schneider resigns

At its December 18 meeting at the Public Health Building in Sandstone, the Pine County Board of Commissioners accepted the resignation of Land/Zoning Administrator Kurt Schneider. Schneider had tendered his resignation to the County Personnel...

 
 By Eddie Jane Pelkey    Opinion    December 27, 2012

December thoughts

I gave a lot of thought to the article for this week. December of 2012 has been quite a month in our country. The news is full of tragedy — the end of the Mayan calendar, which has triggered...

 
 By Wick Fisher    Opinion    December 27, 2012

Christmas, a postal holiday

Eight years after retirement, I received my first standing ovation at the post office. By the time Tuesday afternoon rolled around at the Cliff Avenue Post Office in Eagan, Minnesota, I had...

 
 Business    December 27, 2012

The Evergreen classifieds

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 By Al Rose    Sports    December 27, 2012

Rebels celebrate success

After a great potluck meal, all the Rebels football players holding tongue depressors with four by six pictures of their beloved coach greeted Head Coach Dave Louzek. “It makes me a little nervous...

 
 Lifestyles    December 27, 2012

Season of song

Students across the region kick off the holiday season with song. Barnum, Moose Lake, and Willow River elementary winter programs were held Thursday, December 20....

 
 Lifestyles    December 27, 2012

Local fire department receives grant

The AgStar Fund for Rural America, the corporate giving program of AgStar Financial Services, recently awarded $1,000 to Moose Lake Area Fire Department to purchase pagers. The mission of this...

 
 By Al Rose    Sports    December 27, 2012

Bombers reverse score against Vikings

The Barnum Bombers boys basketball team reversed the score with a 53-35 win against the Cook County Vikings to remain undefeated in Barnum on Tuesday, December 18. Barnum raced to a 26-12 first half...

 
 By Dan Lingle    Sports    December 27, 2012

Barnum girls take control of Cook County

Barnum’s lady Bombers started off the night of December 18 taking on the Cook County Vikings in a double header with the boys game to follow. Bomber Daron Mainville began the night getting the...