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 By Press Release    News    December 5, 2019 

Kids and thin ice – a dangerous holiday combo

As excited as they are about the holiday season, many kids are equally curious when it comes to the ice. Talking with children about ice safety now will help them stay safe during this festive time. “We want families to get out on the ice and have...

 

Sonshine Community Services donates to area charities

This year Sonshine Community Services is donating $1,200 to the Moose Lake Area Food Shelf and $300 to the local Thanksgiving Dinner sponsored by the Sturgeon Lake Area Lions Club. Sonshine Community...

 

Follow these Thanksgiving travel safety tips

The week of Thanksgiving is a busy time of the year to travel that's marked by a large number of people traveling to see loved ones. In 2017, AAA projected 50.9 million Americans would journey 50...

 

Sandstone wants input

The Sandstone Economic Development Authority has contracted with Dovetail Partners, Inc. to conduct a feasibility study on the potential for an ATV/Off-Highway Motorcycle training area and technical riding course on city owned property in Section 21...

 

Fatal shooting near Cloquet

On November 9, 2019 at approximately 5 a.m., law-enforcement was called to an address on Brevator Road within the Fond du Lac Reservation. The caller advised a man had been shot. Deputies from the St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office and officers...

 

Boswell faces federal charges for shooting man at funeral

Shelby Boswell, who was arrested for allegedly shooting a man in the head during a funeral in Cloquet on October 18, is now facing federal charges. On November 6, a grand jury in the District of...

 

Use of deadly force ruled justified

The use of deadly force by Sergeant Wornygora in the process of executing a warrant for the arrest of Shawn Olthoff was ruled necessary, justified and authorized by law. The incident was investigated by the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension...

 

Agate Encores brings world music to Moose Lake

Imagine yourself in the heart of Paris sipping coffee and listening to the strolling accordionist. Or how about in a club in Argentina dancing the Tango? Now see yourself sitting in our beautiful Moose Lake Community School auditorium and hearing...

 
 By Press Release    News    November 7, 2019

Grant money available for prevention of wolf attacks

New money is available to Minnesota livestock producers to help prevent wolf attacks. A total of $60,000 will be awarded through the Wolf-Livestock Conflict Prevention Grants. Applications are due January 31, 2020, to the Minnesota Department of...

 
 By Press Release    News    October 31, 2019

Carlton SWCD improves road safety, trout habitat on Nemadji River tributary

A county road in danger of slumping into Skunk Creek was stabilized and the first stretch of a trout migration route from Lake Superior was restored this summer in Blackhoof Township south of...

 
 By Press Release    News    October 31, 2019

Just Kids Dental receives $35,000 from Delta Dental of Minnesota Foundation

Just Kids Dental received a $35,000 grant from the Delta Dental of Minnesota Foundation. This funding supports Just Kids Dental's “Healthy Teeth at School” program, which increases access to preventive dental services and oral health education fo...

 

Mercy offers low-cost 3-D mammography screening

Mercy Hospital will once again participate in the American Cancer Society’s Screening Program to offer low-cost mammography to women who are underinsured or do not meet the guidelines for free mammograms. During October, November and December, 3-D...

 

Moose Lake concert season opens October 27

Join Agate Encores Community Concerts at the Moose Lake area high school on Sunday, October 27 at 2:00 p.m. as we open our new season with a performance by the Twin Ports Wind Orchestra (TPWO). The school’s auditorium will be filled with over 60...

 
 By Press Release    News    October 24, 2019

Carlton County Senior Health Fair on November 2

The annual Carlton County Senior Health Fair will provide education, screenings, visits with helpful vendors and a free lunch on Saturday, November 2 at St. Matthews Lutheran Church in Esko. The free program for 50 plus age adults will run from 9...

 
 By Press Release    News    October 24, 2019

Halloween safety tips from Blain's Farm & Fleet

Sure, Halloween is fun and exciting for the kids, but it can also be stressful for parents. Follow these steps to ensure that everyone has a fun and safe time. Oh, and they’ll also get the best candy in the neighborhood. Blain’s Farm & Fleet is h...

 

St. Luke's Urologist to visit patients at Gateway Clinic

Dr. Matthew Emme with St. Luke’s Urology Associates will start seeing patients on a monthly basis at Gateway Family Health Clinic on Friday, October 18. Dr. Emme joined St. Luke’s Urology Associates in 2006 and is board certified by the American...

 
 By Press Release    News    October 17, 2019

DNR regional wildlife managers detail what deer hunters can expect

Nearly half a million firearms deer hunters are preparing for the season that opens Saturday, Nov. 9, and offers opportunity to spend time with friends and family, find adventure outdoors and put venison in the freezer. Hunters help keep deer...

 
 By Press Release    News    October 10, 2019

Downward trend in small game hunting participation

The most recent small game hunter survey from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources revealed the fewest number of hunters pursuing species like grouse, waterfowl and squirrels since the DNR began keeping track of these figures in 1969. Small...

 

Pumpkin Run and Walk set for October 19

It's time to lace up your running shoes and register for northern Minnesota's oldest Halloween-themed race! Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College will be hosting the 14th annual Pumpkin Run & W...

 
 By Press Release    News    October 10, 2019

Pine County conducting survey on outdoor recreation

The University of Minnesota Humphrey School of Public Affairs, in cooperation with the Pine County Planning Department, is creating an Outdoor Recreation Plan for Pine County, scheduled to be complete in December of 2019. The team has released a surv...

 
 By Press Release    News    October 3, 2019

County Seat Theater presents "Hilda's Yard"

'Hilda's Yard' by Canadian playwright Norm Foster will open this Friday at the County Seat Theater. It's an exciting summer day in 1956 for Hilda and Sam Fluck. Newly on their own since their...

 

Willow River Schools need reading tutors

Willow River schools still need two literacy tutors for the 2019-2020 school year according to Minnesota Reading Corps and Minnesota Math Corps. The need is urgent and area residents are encouraged to apply now to begin helping students in October. B...

 

Fatality in vehicle accident

On September 16th at approximately 3:48 PM Pine County dispatch received a 911 call reporting a vehicle in the Kettle River near the city of Willow River. The caller indicated people in the water and that someone was still believed to be inside the...

 

Andres joins group as publisher

The newly expanded Northstar Media and Kanabec Publications has a new leader. Jeff Andres of Cambridge is the new group publisher overseeing seven newspapers, two shoppers, a monthly magazine,...

 

Speed limit to increase/decrease on Highway 73

The speed limit will soon change along Highway 73 in northeastern Minnesota. New speed limits take effect once new signs are posted. New signs will be installed Tuesday, Sept. 3, and Wednesday, Sept. 4. Speed limits will increase from 55 mph to 60...

 

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