For Sale: 2002 Ford F-350 Super Duty/Super Cab Diesel Duals /7.3/ AT/Auto Start and Gooseneck Hitch with or w/o Curtis V-Plow, $18,500 or B/O. Call Lee at 320-630-7989.
$180 or more for most junk cars/trucks. Free pickup 7 days/week. Also buying farm, construction equip., motor homes and buses. Call 320-438-0338.
Repaired • Installed
Save as much as 50%
on installed units.
Sisters Agency LLC
All types of insurance
Sandstone, MN 55072
Junk Cars & Trucks
Will pay from $150.ºº to $300.ºº on some. Also, Junk lawn mowers and 4 wheelers.
Wanted junk or repairable 2002 or newer cars/trucks $400.ºº-$1,000.ºº.
FREE LOANER CAR with auto body repair and glass replacement
Free Estimates ... I-Car,
ASE & PPG Certified
North on Old Hwy. 61, Hinckley
Cozy Kiddos Daycare has summer openings in Willow River. Nutritious meals, emphasis on early learning and social development in a family environment. (218) 213-7496.
FRESH ASPARAGUS: High Hopes Acres Berry Farm near Hinckley is now picking and taking orders for fresh picked asparagus. Call (320) 384-6278 to order.
Super 88 Tractor, wide front, heavy duty hydraulic bucket, 5’x12’ trailer, new floor, $4,000. (320) 384-7720.
J.D. 60, bored, pistons, rings, bearings, new intake and exhaust, manifolds, power steering, J.D. 46A loader, $2,900. (612) 390-0683.
Wanted: Two 13.6 28 used tractor tires. (218) 389-6587.
Wanted: Old notched brush disc for parts (discs) 218-384-3225
Finlayson city-wide multi-family garage sale and Contractor Closeout June 1 & 2, 2220 2nd Ave, Finlayson — items include: generators, fuel tanks, commercial extension ladders, nail guns, much miscellaneous (for more complete listing search “Fintown Finds” on Craigslist); household; name-brand children/adult clothing (all ages). Something for everyone. YOU DON’T WANT TO MISS THIS ONE!
Garage Sale (really church): 4 miles north of Kettle River on Hwy. 73, May 25-27. Multi-family, books, clothes, furniture, items of interest for men.
Large Garage Sale: wood stove, hauling trailer 16-foot, clothing, household items, canceled if rain. 517 Oak Ave., Hinckley. May 30 and 31, 9-5 and June 1, 9-5.
Garage Sale: May 25, 8-5 and May 26, 9-2. 93732 Twilight Lane, Moose Lake, MN 55767. ‘79 Lincoln Town Car, excellent condition. Kids clothing, adult clothing, toys, crib, entertainment center, household items and much more.
SALE: June 1 and 2, 8-4. Perennials, books, tools, furniture, much misc. 1911 Dixon Line, Finlayson.
Garage Sale: Saturday, June 2, 8-4 (no early birds!), 312 2nd Street, Moose Lake.
Annual Perennial Plant & Rummage Sale: Friday, June 1, 8-4 and Saturday, June 2, 8-2. Oak TV cabinet, large pet carrier, left handed golf clubs, much misc. 138 Knollwood Dr., Moose Lake. Follow signs from Lakeshore Dr. by bridge.
Three-family Garage Sale: Too many items to mention, Friday, June 1 and Saturday, June 2. 3030 Old Sawmill Road, Willow River.
Garage Sale: 2 miles east of Moose Lake State Park on Co. Rd. 137. Follow signs at Section Line Rd. Saturday, June 2, 8-noon.
Multi-family: Thursday, May 24, 2-6 (early bird sale), Friday, May 25 and Saturday, May 26, 8-5. Large and small power tools and hand tools, misc., household items big and small, girls clothes 2T to 5T, toys, adult clothes and shoes, much more. 71/2 miles west of Finlayson. Watch for signs and balloons.
Plant/Garage Sale: May 25 through June 5, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. West of Finlayson to Co. Rd. 36, north 2 miles.
Huge Sale: Several families on Big Pine Lake west of Finlayson (103rd Ave), follow signs, Thursday 5/31, 2-6 p.m., Friday 6/1, 8-4 and Saturday 6/2, 8-2. Household, books, clothing, garage and outdoor items, selection of antiques. Items too numerous to mention, many unique items, lots of free stuff, lowest prices.
Garage Sale: 2655 Cty. Rd. 39 in Rutledge. Fri., May 25, 8-4; Sat., May 26, 8-3; Sun., May 27, 8-2.
Finlayson City Wide Garage Sale: June 1 and 2. Watch for balloons and signs. You may contact City Hall for a list of participants, email@example.com or 320-233-6472, 2217 Finland Ave., Finlayson, MN 55735.
Free kittens, litterbox trained, 6 weeks old, 1 short hair, 2 long hair. (218) 485-5785 or (218) 213-6275.
.6 ECSE Teacher – Willow River Schools: Current ECSE license or eligible for a variance with Minnesota Department of Education required. Prior experience with birth to three population preferred but not required. Send letter of application, resume, references, and a copy of Minnesota teaching License to:
Willow River Schools
8142 Pine Street
Willow River, MN 55795
218-372-3131 ext 203
Applications will be accepted until June 8, 2012. Questions regarding this position can be directed to Sanderson@willowriver.k12.mn.us.
Help Wanted: Experienced cook/waitress. Apply in person, Embassy.
TRUCK DRIVERS WANTED: Hauling forest products in Cloquet/Sandstone area. Must have CDL. OPERATORS NEEDED ALSO. Call (320) 245-2920 for further details.
HELP WANTED- EXPERIENCED heavy duty truck and/or equipment mechanic. Must have own tools and able to lift over 50#. Wage based on work experience and performance. Please call Joshua at 218-485-4850 for details or stop in at 380 Industrial Road, Moose Lake to apply.
Queen size sleeper couch, matching love seat with two recliners. Good condition, gray with soft striping. Both $250 or will sell separately. (218) 273-4528.
For Sale: Crosley Kitchen Combo (for compact kit.), like new, Moose Lake, $295, 218-380-3456.
Washers, Dryers, Refrigerators,
Freezers & Stoves.
LAWN & GARDEN
Rotted cow manure-black dirt, 2-5 years old. Can deliver. (218) 273-4122.
For Sale: Five horsepower rear tined Roto Tiller. Forward and reversed tines. (651) 829-4475, if no answer, leave message.
For Sale: Screened black dirt, pick-up or delivery, W.R. area, (218) 372-3121.
MIKE’S LAWN SERVICE
Lawn mowing, lawn cleanup. Free estimates. CALL MIKE AT 218-389-3457 or 218-565-2099
Gardeners black composted manure, $140.ºº 4 yard dump truck load, free local delivery, 320-224-9878
For all your mowing needs. Commercial and residential. Serving east central Minnesota for over 10 years. Insured. 320-630-5336 Daniel Mans
Finlayson Chicken Swap: Saturday, June 16, downtown Finlayson. Free tester on site at 7 a.m. Swap starts at 8. Join in the fun! (320) 233-7372 for more info.
Ritchie Livestock Water Fountains, Sales-Service-Installation, All Season Contracting -
Tom (218) 372-3153
Call Jason Paulson @ Great Lakes Insurance Agency
Also ask about our
Life Insurance Products
For sale: Excellent quality, small squares mixed grass hay. No rain, undercover. 218-658-4544
Buying all classes of livestock, beef and dairy cattle, including complete herd dispersals. All kinds of auctions. Brent Besser, East Central Livestock Auction, Mora, MN. 320-679-4333.
Buying all classes of livestock. Everyday any amount. 218-372-3531 or 218-372-3176
LOST & FOUND
Lost Dog: Golden Retriever, male with camouflage collar, Moose Lake-Kettle River area. REWARD! Please call 218-390-1245.
Horse still missing: Chestnut colored gelding. Last seen in the Dago Lake area. Had a red with white halter on. Head markings are a star and a very thin stripe down the face to a snip on the nose. Missing since 5-2-2012. Please call (218) 341-0860 or (218) 590-3123.
Set of keys found in March behind Moose Lake Florists in parking lot. Can be claimed at Star Gazette.
For Sale: Old Rockwell Table Saw (portable style) with homemade stand. Works. New blade. $30. (218) 384-3225.
Need wood or wood removed? Full cords, dry, split, delivered. Oak $160, mix $140. Thurber Logging. (320) 216-5258. I also handle odd cleanup jobs, etc.
For Sale: Stair chair lift, used very little, 10’ 10” long, $675. (218) 384-4019.
Husqvarna • Jonsereds • Stihl
Chain Saw Sales &
Brush Saws/Grass Trimmers/Parts, Accessories, Oil, Main Lines & Chockers
Implement & sport
”The chain Saw People”
33x39, 42x57, 54x99, 60x156 Misc. Material Available www.sunwardsteel.com Source # 0PI 218-260-4406
DirecTV - Dish Network
RU Wireless, Moose Lake, MN 218-485-8355 or 800-413-3909
R.J. Hunt brand clovers, alfalfa, forage grasses, lawn seed and wildlife plot seed. LS9703 red clover; high yielding 3-year, $112.50 per 50 lb. bag. Reasonable prices.
Finlayson Ag Center
Hinckley Ag Center
Farmes Coop - Wright
WE BUY AND SELL MOBILE HOMES. Single & double-wide. Pine Crest Homes, 320-629-8110 www.pinecresthomesinc.com
MANUFACTURED HOMES AND CABINS. Example new 28’ x 40’ completed on your site. $48,900.00 financing available. Pine Crest Homes 320-629-8110 www.pinecresthomesinc.com
Wagner Township, Aitkin County is seeking gravel quotes for approximately 600 yards of class 5, delivered and spread to various sites within our township. Please send quotes to: Jennette Alleman, Clerk, 11062 Alder Street, Finlayson MN 55735. Mark the envelope as gravel quote. Quotes will be opened and considered at our next regular meeting on June 13, 2012.
Fun Show, Pine Creek Saddle Club, Rutledge, MN, June 2, 10 a.m. Pleasure in the morning. Games will not start before noon. New this year, ride all day for $10 per horse rider combination (plus $2 office charge). Questions, call Amanda (320) 233-0010.
CITY OF SANDSTONE
REQUEST FOR QUOTATIONS
City of Sandstone will accept sealed quotations for the painting or staining of the ice rink in Angle Park. Further contract information, maps and Quotation Forms are available at City Hall or by calling 320-245-5241. Quotes to be delivered and received at City Hall by noon, Monday, June 4th, 2012.
City reserves the right to waive any and all irregularities and to reject any or all quotes received.
CITY OF SANDSTONE
REQUEST FOR QUOTATIONS
City of Sandstone will accept sealed quotations for the staining/sealing of the exterior of the band shell in Train Park. Further contract information, maps and Quotation Forms are available at City Hall or by calling 320-245-5241. Quotes to be delivered and received at City Hall by noon, Monday, June 4th, 2012.
City reserves the right to waive any and all irregularities and to reject any or all quotes received.
Atkinson Township Notice
Board Meeting Dates
March 12 - Annual Meeting
Board Meetings are held at the Carlton County Transportation Building, located at 1630 County Road 61, at 6:30 p.m.
DELL GROVE TOWNSHIP
REQUEST FOR QUOTES
Sealed quotes will be received by Dell Grove Township for dozing, backhoe work, roadside rotary grass mowing, roadside brush cutting, road shouldering, and graveling. Quotes for graveling will be for hauling Township gravel, by the cubic yard, no grading needed. Further information can be obtained from Chairman Dan O’Flanagan at (320) 245-2625. Quotes must be accompanied by a Certificate of Insurance for minimum coverage of $1.5 million. Quotes to be opened at the June 5 meeting, 8 p.m., at the Dell Grove Lutheran Church. The Board reserves the right to reject any or all quotes.
Dell Grove Township
Janet Foss, Clerk
STURGEON LAKE TOWNSHIP
GRAVEL BID NOTICE
Sturgeon Lake Township is accepting the following sealed bid for gravel:
A bid for approximately 2,000 yards (more or less at the board’s discretion) of crushed Class 5 gravel or BA 5/8 minus crushed gravel to be hauled on Sturgeon Lake Township Roads by no later than August 1, 2012.
All bids must be submitted to the Sturgeon Lake Town Board by 6 p.m. on June 14, 2012. A Certificate of Insurance must accompany each bid. Bids must be on a per yard basis. Bids may be mailed to: Sturgeon Lake Township, % Nedene Kuhlman, clerk, 86917 Spring Creek Road, Willow River, MN 55795.
The Town Board of Sturgeon Lake Township will open and review all of the Gravel Bids received at their June 14, 2012, Regular Monthly Meeting. The Town Board reserves the right to accept or reject any or all bids in the interest of the township.
This notice is given by my hand on this 21 day of May, 2012.
Nedene Kuhlman, Clerk
Sturgeon Lake Township
For Sale: 9-week-old Black & Blue AKC SHELTIE pups, vaccinated/wormed, champion lines, $600. (218) 591-6319, Wrenshall, MN.
Kettle River area, 8 acre corner lot, flat, no trees, C/D. Terms $19,900, $2,200 dn., $225 mo. Also, 4 acre parcel, C/D, $14,900, $1,700 dn., $185 mo. (651) 246-3090.
For Sale: Lot, Sturgeon Lake, 30-foot camper, shed, and deck. (218) 485-8068.
We buy houses - CASH
Any location, any condition.
Close in 30 days “AS-IS”
Call Dan @ 218-565-9571
Land for sale 10 miles west of I-35 on Co. Rd. 4, Mahtowa, 218-348-7221.
Island Lake lot, three miles from Moose Lake, for sale by owner, 763-370-7583.
9 acres, abuts Moose Lake city limits and Soo Line Trail, for sale by owner, 763-370-7583.
2 Bedroom Apartment for rent, Moose Lake. Balcony, washer/dryer, water, sewer, garbage included. $600 month, plus $500 deposit. Call (218) 389-6973.
Very Nice One Level Town Home for Rent in Moose Lake. 2 bed, 2 bath, 2 car attached garage. Call Jason at (218) 380-9346
House for rent: 2 bd, 1 ba, 1 car garage, Sturgeon Lake, $700 mo. plus deposit. (218) 380-4868.
For Rent: House in Willow River, 4 bedrooms, 3 baths, 2 car garage, utilities included. No pets. No smoking. $1,300 per month. Deposit+last month’s rent. Call (218) 600-2040.
For Rent: 1 bedroom, 1 bath, second story apartment in Moose Lake. $500 per month plus utilities. (218) 372-8454 or (218) 522-0582.
For Rent: 2 bedroom, 1 bath home. New appliances, freshly painted, dishwasher, washer/dryer. Nice, big yard, quiet. $650 per month plus utilities. (218) 372-8454 or (218) 522-0582.
For Rent: 2 bedroom house in Willow River w/garage and washer and dryer. $600 mo. plus utilities. First, last, and damage deposit. No pets. (218) 372-3121.
Office/retail space for rent, Willow River. Call Ken at 218-522-0952.
2 Bedroom Apartment, 55+, across from Mercy Hospital. No smoking, no pets. 218-485-1641.
For Rent: 2 bedroom, 1 bath mobile home w/2 car insulated garage near airport in Moose Lake. $600/mo. plus utilities, damage deposit required, no pets or smoking, 218-485-4074, 612-205-3198.
NOW SMOKE FREE !!
Hillside Manor East,
Moose Lake, MN
Is now taking applications.
• Smoke Free 1 Bedroom Apts
• 62 yrs or Handicap/Disabled
• Meet HUD Sec 8 Guidelines
• Located in Downtown/on Bus Line
• Close to Restaurants & Shops
• Coin Op Laundry
• E. O. H.
Contact 218-485-8516 for showings
APARTMENTS FOR RENT
1 and 2 bedroom townhouse-style apartments now available in Sandstone. mo. In unit W/D, garage optional. Heat included. Find out how one of these can be yours by calling 320-245-2999. Wild River Apartments.
SENIOR APARTMENT RENTALS
Enjoy independent living at Wild River Senior Apartments in Sandstone, MN. 1 & 2 bedroom apartments available now! Heat and storage included. Optional underground parking. Call 320-245-2999 or stop by 300 Commercial Avenue for your personal tour!
Nice 3-bedroom, 2-bath manufactured home on large wood lot, great Moose Lake neighborhood, washer/dryer, deck $795/mo. Call 612-805-5442.
Home for rent in Moose lake: 2 bedrooms, 1 car attached garage, close to lake, no pets. $800 per month plus utilities. Available July 1st. 1 year lease required. Leave message, 612-910-5769.
4 BdRm house in M.L. available now $900.00 plus utilities 218-389-6402
For Rent: One bedroom apartment with garage, in Moose Lake. Heat, water and garbage included. Washer and dryer on site. $500 a month. No pets. No smoking. 218-390-1669. Available June 1st.
Specializing in spotless window cleaning, house cleaning, reasonable rates. (320) 279-0068.
Custom hauling 1 ton dump truck for hire. Wood, black dirt, gravel, rocks. Whatever you need hauled. Jake Thurber, (320) 216-5258.
Downtown Sturgeon Lake
6x10 units - $25 per month
8x10 units - $35 per month
10x20 units - $75 per month
Bring this ad in and get a 10% discount on rental.
Decorative stonework and landscaping, garage slabs & aprons, patios and driveways, rock retaining walls, fireplace stonework. Call Pete at: cell, 612-390-1537.
Little Moose Painting
Exterior and interior painting, staining, wood finishing. Deck, log, siding cleaning and restoration. Pressure washing, mold-mildew removal. New construction, re-paints. Professional work, insured. 218-485-4216 or 218-213-8682.
Visionary Home Care
*Errands *Respite *Shopping
Sturgeon Lake Storage
10x10 units - $55 per month
10x20 units - $70 per month
Cheaper rate when paying 3 or 6 months at a time.
*Summer Special: Sign 6-month contract and pay 6 months at a time, get 1 month free.
All types of insurance
Sandstone, MN 55072
DC Garage Door
Doors & Openers • Sales
Service • Installation
Insured • 24 Hr. Service
LIFTMASTER OPERATORS Commercial & Residential
Ryan F. Wilson, Owner/Installer
94394 E. Frontage Rd.
Moose Lake, MN 55767
MN Toll Free 888-641-2265
Commercial & Residential. Thermal pane replacement, Patio doors, Mirrors, Professional window washing. Call 218-343-4146
SADLER SEPTIC SERVICE
Septic tank pumping & back flushing; portable toilets; power rooter service; power jetter & steamer for frozen septic lines.
Collection in Askov, Bruno, Kerrick, Duquette, Nickerson area.
Call today for prompt courteous service. Residential, commercial, containers available. Serving Northern Pine County.
Will clean up anything & everything including: Appliances, computers, TV’s, autos, tires, and more. Also, building demo and mobile home removal. All Season Contracting Services
Brian L. Beck Construction
New construction, remodeling, decks, flooring, siding, windows, concrete and more. Free estimates. Lic. # 20630703
Homes • Cabins • Garages
Additions • Roofing • Siding
MN Lic. #20347473
& Bobcat Services
Mowing & Lawn Care Free Estimates
Jay Autio 218-485-0321
Seats, Carpets, Headliners, Door panels, Recreational, Convertibles, Vinyl tops, ASKOV 320-241-9516 TIM
For Sale: Rock 2:-4”, 1½”,
３／４” minus, sand, pit run. Call Todd @ 218-372-4137 or 218-213-5214
Old Photos Restored.
Archival copies printed.
Custom Picture Framing.
Moose Lake 218-485-0478
Individual Health Plans
Helping People since 1996 320-384-6968 (Hinckley) 888-303-6968 (toll-free)
Carpenter / Handyman / Maintenance Man for Hire
Finlayson / Sandstone
& Surrounding Areas
Call Jim @ 612-599-9826
Region Air Light
Power & Heating
• Mechanical Contracting Services
• Electrical Wiring
• Coolers Freezers
and Bulk Tanks
•Boilers Forced Air
• Venmar HRV
218-485-0551 Moose Lake
Ionic Foot Detox Bath $20! ($40 value) Also, Massage, Hot Stone Therapy, Foot Reflexology, & Acupressure. N.H.C.
Garage floors, driveways, pole barns, sidewalks, steps, foundations, additions, retaining walls.
R & R Const. wet basements dried up, lifetime guarantee, concrete work, slabs, sidewalks, steps, chimneys, retaining, walls.
Old and New Property
Interior/ exterior painting and staining, deck repair. Handyman service. Steve 218-341-0870 #MN lic 2059467 www.oldnew.us
Carpenter/handyman service. One call does it all!!! Reasonable rates. Free estimates. 218-496-5699 cell 218-341-1978
Custom Concrete: For all your concrete & masonry needs. Slabs, retaining walls, sidewalks, patios. Free estimates. 218-380-1581
Permit to Carry Class, June 2, 8 a.m. Utah, 12:30 p.m. Minnesota and Florida. Sand Creek Firearms, Sandstone, MN (320) 245-0474.
24’ pontoon w/25 hp Johnson, 218-496-5796.
Complete tune-ups, tires, tubes & accessories.
For Sale: Honda 400 XR dirt bike runs great $2900 218-380-8552
Buying Gold & Silver Coins, also buying foreign coins, tokens, old paper money, other rare coins and medals, Canadian coins and paper. Call Dan for an appointment
320 629-7708 or
WANTED TO RENT: Farm for small farming operation. 715-495-4861
In Loving Memory of
Marc Joseph Keyport
One less day on Earth
is one more day in Heaven.
We all miss you so much,
at the bon fires, the
gatherings, your humor,
the NASCAR races.
So young to leave us.
Mom Vi, Marlys,
Merlin, Mitch, Mike,
Missy & Marty & families
In Loving Memory of
Maurice M. Thompson
May 2, 1926-May 31, 1992
Death leaves a heartache
no one can heal,
love leaves a memory
no one can steal.
We miss you and love you.
Lorraine, Barb, Kathryn, Julie, Lee, Peggy, Tim and families
Albert W. Larson
Feb. 5, 1930-May 31, 2009
We thought of you with love today,
But that is nothing new.
We thought about you yesterday.
And days before that too.
We think of you in silence.
We often speak your name.
Now all we have is memories.
And your picture in a frame.
Your memory is our keepsake.
With which we’ll never part.
God has you in his keeping.
We have you in our heart.
We miss and
will love you always,
Linda & Murray and family
Steve and JoAnn and family
Neil and Pam and family