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 By Lois E. Johnson    Lifestyles    October 16, 2014 

Dedication celebration

Ken and Pat Larson, creators of the pottery arch near the Moose Lake Public Library, Executive Director Jim Weikum of the Arrowhead Library System that provided the grant funds for the project, Mayor...

 
 Lifestyles    October 16, 2014 

Walking for awareness

It was a beautiful day for the sixth annual Suicide Awareness Memorial Walk held in Carlton October 11. The walk is not a fundraiser. The event allows those who have been impacted by suicide to...

 
 By Lois E. Johnson    Lifestyles    October 9, 2014

Kyle Peterson finds getaway in rugby

In 2009, Kyle Peterson was 15 and spending the summer at his grandparents' home on Sand Lake, where he was close to his friends, Josh Cisar and the Gasserts. Kyle's grandparents were Tom and Grace...

 
 Lifestyles    October 9, 2014

School honored for blood drives

Willow River High School wins the traveling trophy for being the top northern Minnesota school for blood drive donations in the 2013-14 school year. Last year's six drives collected 325 units of...

 
 Lifestyles    October 2, 2014

'Remembering With Dignity'

Peter and Holly Barnett place flowers on a grave during the Remembering With Dignity (RWD) Cemetery Ceremony September 27 at the Moose Lake State Hospital Cemetery. Former state hospital residents...

 
 Lifestyles    September 25, 2014

Spectacular view

The sky glows with vibrant color Saturday evening after a storm rolls through the area where Moosehead Lake runs into the Moosehorn River. "What a spectacular treat," said Noreen Brockman who...

 
 By Ailene Croup    Lifestyles    September 18, 2014

Doc's sweeps Smokin' Rib Fest

Doc's Sports Bar & Grill of Sturgeon Lake sweeps the professional categories at Hinckley's Smokin' Rib Fest with a first place win in BBQ Ribs, Pulled Pork, Chicken Wings and Brisket. They topped...

 
 Lifestyles    September 18, 2014

New royalty crowned

The Moose Lake/Willow River Rebels celebrate homecoming with festivities throughout the week, including dress-up days, fun competitions and sporting events. Earlier this week, both schools held...

 
 By Colette Stadin    Lifestyles    September 11, 2014

'Finish the Fight'

With the lake as our backdrop and good company our surrounding, more than just the sun was shining Saturday for the Relay For Life of Southern Carlton County held at Moose Lake City Park. The...

 
 By Lois E. Johnson    Lifestyles    September 4, 2014

Moose Lake ready to Relay

The Southern Carlton County Relay For Life almost didn't happen this year. Changes at the local office of the American Cancer Society and former volunteers stepping down meant it was down to just a...

 
 By Lois E. Johnson    Lifestyles    August 28, 2014

Local farm recognized as Century Farm

Tom Zuk recalled the days when he had three pickup loads of exhibits to take to the fair. This year the farm near Kettle River that he once owned was recognized as a Century Farm at the Carlton County...

 
 Lifestyles    August 21, 2014

Dirt-flyin' fun at the fair

A girl and her horse have some dirt-flyin' fun as they compete in the jumping figure 8 race during the 4H Horse Show Saturday at the Carlton County Fair in Barnum....

 
 By Lois E. Johnson    Lifestyles    August 21, 2014

Automba celebrates centennial

The Automba Township Centennial Celebration was held Sunday, August 10....

 
 Lifestyles    August 14, 2014

Kettle River festivities

Kettle River bustles with activity during the 30th annual Ma and Pa Kettle Days....

 
 By C.M. Swanson    Lifestyles    August 14, 2014

Father, son team mark success in elk business

It was the majesty of the bull elk that caused Craig and Klint Wylie to create Wolf Creek Elk Ranch in Sturgeon Lake, and the opportunity of a growing business that kept them there. "The way we got...

 
 Lifestyles    August 7, 2014

Gardener's delight

Carlton County Master Gardeners presented a self-guided tour of four residential gardens in the Kettle River area July 29. The event was free and open to the public. Each of the featured gardeners...

 
 By Emilee Franklin    Lifestyles    July 31, 2014

Whiskey rocks, hasn't missed a beat

What led to the Whiskey River reunion that was a major focus of the All-Class Reunion in Moose Lake a few weeks ago? Guyal Nelson, Moose Lake's Riverside Arena manager, first thought about it when he...

 
 Lifestyles    July 31, 2014

New Willow River royalty crowned

Miss Willow River and her royal court pose for pictures: 1st Runner-Up Victoria Rehbein, Miss Willow River Marissa Eaton, 2nd Runner-Up Madi Moen, and Miss Congeniality Rose Cisar....

 
 Lifestyles    July 24, 2014

ROCK PICKERS' PARADISE

People flood Elm Avenue in downtown Moose Lake during Saturday's popular Agate Days Stampede....

 
 Lifestyles    July 24, 2014

Rat Rod Rally a success

Young and old poured through the gates at the Embassy Bar and Lounge in Sturgeon Lake over the weekend for the first ever Rat Rod Rally. Spectators got a first-hand look at these old relics reborn....

 
 By Press reports    Lifestyles    July 17, 2014

Winners of short story contest announced

The ink is dry on the results of the second Pine County Short Story Contest. First place in the Adult Category was "Nothing Left to Forget" by Tami Jo Riedeman of Sandstone. "The winning story...

 
 By Lois E. Johnson    Lifestyles    July 10, 2014

'Lady Long Rider' trots into Moose Lake

Imagine riding a horse for two years. That is just what Bernice Ende is doing, and this is the 10th year of her long rides. Ende stopped to rest for the night at the home of Frank and Lois Klejeski,...

 
 Lifestyles    July 10, 2014

Celebrating hometown traditions

With numerous events planned over the Fourth of July weekend in Moose Lake, crowds flooded the town to celebrate. Events included the traditional Old-Fashioned Fourth of July celebration, with the...

 
 Lifestyles    July 3, 2014

Miss Moose Lake crowned

Leah Westmoreland is crowned 2014 Miss Moose Lake during Tuesday's pageant held at Moose Lake High School. Westmoreland is flanked by her court, first runner-up Lauren Ross and second runner-up Lexi...

 
 By Lois E. Johnson    Lifestyles    July 3, 2014

John Wesely named 2014 grand marshal

Disbelief was the reaction John Wesely felt after he was informed that the Moose Lake Area Chamber of Commerce board had voted him to be this year's grand marshal of the Fourth of July parade....

 

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