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 By Lois E. Johnson    Lifestyles    September 22, 2016 

After 45 years, barber shop to close

Robb Anderson didn't know it at the time, but a paper he wrote in high school laid out his future career. Anderson grew up in Denham and attended the Denham school until it burned. He started...

 
 By Lois E. Johnson    Lifestyles    September 15, 2016

MLAHS to celebrate 50 years

Floyd Clark, a Moose Lake resident who was interested in the community's history, once said people would bring him historical photos and he would hang them on the bulletin board at the power plant,...

 
 By Lois E. Johnson    Lifestyles    September 8, 2016

Honor Flight offers veterans closure

Any military veteran can now apply to go to Washington, D.C., on the Honor Flight-Northland, Karin Swor, one of the organizers, told a group of senior citizens on Monday, August 29, at the Refire lunc...

 
 By Dan Lingle    Lifestyles    September 8, 2016

Red, white and rusty, too

TJ's Country Corner presents the Rat Rod Rendezvous September 3 and 4 in downtown Mahtowa. The event consisted of Shiny Saturday - classics, street rods, cycles and more; and the Rusty Sunday Show -...

 
 By Lois E. Johnson    Lifestyles    September 1, 2016

Volunteers vital to hospital, nursing home

Volunteer opportunities expanded when the new Mercy Hospital opened last year. One of the volunteer duties is as "way finders," people who greet people at the door and direct them to where they need...

 
 Lifestyles    August 25, 2016

County fair festivities

As proof you're never too young to be part of the county fair, this youngster confidently shows a calf....

 
 By Press reports    Lifestyles    August 25, 2016

Outstanding Senior Citizens recognized at fair

Press reports Linda Langness and Jerry Haller were named as Carlton County's Outstanding Senior Citizens at the Carlton County Fair on Friday, August 19. The honor was based on their outstanding commi...

 
 Lifestyles    August 18, 2016

Kettle River celebrates

Steph Pasek (right) is crowned Miss Kettle River Friday during the pageant held at the American Legion Building in Kettle River. First runner-up is Hannah Humphrey. The Ma & Pa Kettle Days...

 
 By Lois E. Johnson    Lifestyles    August 4, 2016

Crazy for corn

Faith and Elizabeth, Andover, were four-wheeling with their parents when they stopped to enjoy corn and hot dogs at Crazy Corn Day on Saturday at Market Place Foods. Donations go toward a scholarship...

 
 Lifestyles    July 28, 2016

All smiles at Willow River Area Days

Willow River Area Days is a success, drawing large crowds over the weekend....

 
 By Lois E. Johnson    Lifestyles    July 21, 2016

The Gem and Mineral Show must go on

Despite flooding the week of Moose Lake's annual Agate Days, the highly popular event, including the Gem and Mineral Show at the school, is held as planned. Shoppers had a wide variety of stones and...

 
 Lifestyles    July 7, 2016

Flags fly for the Fourth of July

Flags fly in Moose Lake for the annual Fourth of July celebration....

 
 By Lois E. Johnson    Lifestyles    June 30, 2016

Betty and Maury Coughlin named grand marshals

The Moose Lake Area Chamber of Commerce has chosen Betty and Maury Coughlin of Moose Lake as the 2016 grand marshals of the Fourth of July parade. The Coughlins came to Moose Lake on a cold day in...

 
 By Lois E. Johnson    Lifestyles    June 30, 2016

Geil, Louzek named junior ambassadors

Lillian Geil of Moose Lake and Dilon Louzek of Willow River have been selected by the Moose Lake Area Chamber of Commerce to represent the chamber in the next year as Junior Ambassadors. Lillian will...

 
 Lifestyles    June 16, 2016

Spring Fever Days smiles

The 2016 Barnum royalty is all smiles as they wave to those attending the Spring Fever Days parade Saturday morning. They are Destiny Mehrkens, first runner-up; Juliana Schatz, Miss Barnum; and...

 
 By Lois E. Johnson    Lifestyles    June 16, 2016

After 20 years, food shelf director steps down

Roseanne Pliml misses the clients and other volunteers at the Moose Lake food shelf, now known as Moose Mart. She stepped down from her position as director of the food shelf late in May. "I didn't...

 
 By Karen Langness    Lifestyles    June 9, 2016

Newmans named Spring Fever Days grand marshals

James and Evelyn Newman have been chosen as grand marshals of Barnum Spring Fever Days 2016. Both James and Evelyn are graduates of Barnum High School in the years of 1954 and 1955 and proud...

 
 By Al Rose    Lifestyles    June 9, 2016

Cold Water Challenge

Rooster tails fly in the start of one of the pro open heats at the Grand Prix Snowmobile Water-Cross "Cold Water Challenge" on Sunday, June 5. The event was held Saturday and Sunday at Moose Lake...

 
 By Lois E. Johnson    Lifestyles    June 2, 2016

Memorial Day salute

Memorial Day services are held in Moose Lake Monday. Those in attendance salute the flag after the raising and lowering ceremony at Veterans Park. The Color Guard and local Scouts assisted with the...

 
 Lifestyles    June 2, 2016

Seniors celebrate

Commencement exercises are held at Barnum, Moose Lake and Willow River high schools....

 
 Lifestyles    May 26, 2016

Volunteers clear trails

Four Americorps volunteers recently weed-whipped the Moose Lake Woodland Hiking Trail, located on the west side of the Moose Horn River and accessible from the Munger Trail near the city's compost...

 
 Lifestyles    May 12, 2016

And they're off

A total of 234 runners and walkers take part in the 2016 Mercy Foundation Moose Run May 7 at Moose Lake City Park. All proceeds from the Moose Run are donated to local causes....

 
 By Gregg Campbell    Lifestyles    May 12, 2016

McTeacher Night benefits student

Kole Harris, a 10th grader at Willow River Schools, was recently diagnosed with a degenerative eye disease that will eventually leave him completely blind. After Kole courageously shared the news...

 
 By Colette Stadin    Lifestyles    April 21, 2016

Walls come to life

The walls of the Moose Lake Public Library come to life as a mural is painted by artist Carole Bersin of Sandstone. The Friends of the Moose Lake Public Library suggested funds leftover when they...

 
 By Lois E. Johnson    Lifestyles    April 14, 2016

'We Have Flowers'

The Grandparents Day program "We Have Flowers" is held at Moose Lake Community School Friday, April 8, featuring numerous performances by the elementary students. Second-graders sang "Michael Row the...

 

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