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 Lifestyles    June 18, 2015  
 By Lois E. Johnson    Lifestyles    June 11, 2015

Watercross races keep crowd's attention

Snowmobiles streaked across the water on Moosehead Lake last weekend during the seventh annual O'Reilly Auto Parts Coldwater Challenge. "The water was not warm like August but it isn't cold like it...

 By Lois E. Johnson    Lifestyles    May 21, 2015

Bus services coming to Moose Lake

The city council approved bus transportation in the city, Mayor Ted Shaw announced at the White House Conference on Aging Listening Session at the Moose Lake Depot Community Center on Thursday, May...

 Lifestyles    May 14, 2015  
 Lifestyles    May 7, 2015  
 Lifestyles    April 30, 2015

Arts council seeks members

Arrowhead Regional Arts Council The Arrowhead Regional Arts Council (ARAC) is currently accepting applications from individuals wishing to serve on its board for the upcoming term starting July 2015. The current openings are for representatives from...

 By American Association of Community Theatre    Lifestyles    April 16, 2015

'Old Jake's Skirts' to be performed in Iowa

County Seat Theater Company of Cloquet is proud to announce its production of "Old Jake's Skirts" has won the honor of performing at AACTFest 2015 Region V festival to be held at Newton Community...

 By Willow River Schools    Lifestyles    April 16, 2015

Young artists excel

Three Willow River Schools students participate in the Minnesota State High School League Arts Festival held Wednesday, April 8, in Barnum. Brandon Larson and Julia Peterson received superior ratings...

 By Dan Lingle    Lifestyles    April 9, 2015

Eggcellent egg hunt

With sun shining, youngsters smiling and eggs aplenty, the annual Moose Lake Easter Egg Hunt held at Moose Lake Community Schools April 4 proves to be an eggcellent time for all. The hunt is free to...

 By County Seat Theater Company    Lifestyles    April 2, 2015

'Old Jake's Skirts' wins Best of Festival

The County Seat Theater Company's production of "Old Jake's Skirts" won Best of Festival at the Minnesota Association of Community Theatres Festival held in Dassel-Cokato last weekend. The cast will...

 By Office of Rep Mike Sundin    Lifestyles    March 12, 2015

Wrenshall's Food Farm honored

February 26 the Minnesota House of Representatives Agriculture Finance Committee honored a local farm family for their commitment to community agriculture, sustainable food production and the...

 Lifestyles    March 12, 2015

Experience history

The Moose Lake Community Center is packed Saturday as Arn Kind, a Civil War reenactment actor, shares information about the American Civil War through drama, role-playing and living history. The...

 Lifestyles    March 5, 2015  
 By Al Rose    Lifestyles    February 5, 2015

Ice cold crowning

Moose Lake High School 2015 SnoDaze Princess Alex McLeod and Prince Teddy Ryan reign over SnoDaze activities at the school last week. The ice cold crowning took place Tuesday afternoon at Riverside...

 By Mercy Hospital    Lifestyles    January 29, 2015

Mercy Hospital welcomes first baby born in new unit

Sarah and Darren MacDonald of Kerrick are the proud parents of the first baby born in Mercy Hospital's new Birthing Center in the newly opened addition. Their son, Porter James, was born at 5:47 a.m....

 Lifestyles    January 29, 2015

An entertaining variety

The Blues Brothers - Nolan Wickstrom and Paul Vogt - perform "Everybody Needs Somebody to Love" during the Barnum High School Band-Choir Variety Show held Sunday, January 25. The entertaining event...

 Lifestyles    January 29, 2015

Snow royalty

Willow River High School Snow Princess Suzy Grutkoski and Snow Prince Dilon Louzek reign over Snow Week activities at the school this week. Coronation took place Monday afternoon. A pep fest will be...

 By Colette Stadin    Lifestyles    January 22, 2015

Peaceful sunrise

The sun rises quietly over Moosehead Lake at the city park recently. The favorite winter pastime of ice fishing is in full swing. With forecasts calling for temperatures in the high 20s and 30s for...

 Lifestyles    January 8, 2015

Snow sculpture of great proportion

Though only seasonal, Roger Tillman's Frosty, a sculpture of great proportion, stands proud along Highway 73, just one mile south of Kettle River. Tillman, pictured with Frosty, says the creation of...

 By Lois E. Johnson    Lifestyles    December 11, 2014

Local woman completes 490-mile hike

Completing the 490-mile Camino Trail in Spain this fall was a personal challenge for Deb Nagurski of Sturgeon Lake. She began the month-long hike at St. Jean in southern France on September 10, and co...

 By Lois E. Johnson    Lifestyles    December 4, 2014

Vote for food shelf

Starting December 2, people may vote once a day to help the Moose Lake Area Food Shelf win a $20,000 infrastructure grant, said Roseanne Pliml, the food shelf director, in a recent interview. The...

 By Dan Lingle    Lifestyles    November 27, 2014

Barnum grad joins U of M equestrian team

Miriah Parker encountered many difficulties as she grew and matured through the years. At 4½ days old, doctors and nurses worked feverishly to revive her as she struggled to breathe as a...

 Lifestyles    November 27, 2014

Sound of song

Under the direction of Lori Koski, the Barnum High School junior high, senior high and swing choirs perform November 18 in the high school auditorium. Some of the pieces performed included "Autumn...

 Lifestyles    November 20, 2014

'Remembering, Honoring, Thanking'

Moose Lake Community Schools students in kindergarten through eighth grade hold a Veterans Program titled "Remembering, Honoring, Thanking" November 13 in the Moose Lake High School gymnasium. The...

 Lifestyles    November 20, 2014

Swans take icy swim

A flock of swans spends a chilly evening huddled together in Moose Lake last week just off the back yard of long-time residents, Craig and Lorna Davis. Lorna said ice formed around the edges of the...


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