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 By Staff Report    News    March 28, 2019

DOC employee charged with Criminal Sexual Conduct

Ashley Youngberg, 29, Barnum, has been charged with one count of Criminal Sexual Conduct in the Third Degree for the sexual exploitation in the Department of Corrections facility in Moose Lake. The...

 

MSOP inmate sentenced to 20 years for attempted murder

George Mack, Jr., 42, an offender at the Minnesota Sex Offender Program in Moose Lake, was sentenced to 20 years in prison on Friday, March 8, for the charge of Attempted Murder in a Secure Treatment...

 
 By Staff Report    News    February 21, 2019

Three pipeline protestors arrested for felony damage to property

On February 6, three individuals were arrested in Twin Lakes Township for extensive damage done to various vehicles at a pipeline job site. Shawn Etsitty, Edgar Morelos Pelayo, and Harvey Goodsky were each charged with felony first degree criminal...

 

Special Election for District 11B House seat coming up on March 19

Candidates have filed for the vacated District 11B House of Representatives seat after Jason Rarick went on to win the District 11 State Senate seat in a special election on Tuesday, February 5. Rarick won with 52 percent of the 15,623 votes cast....

 

Inmate charged with attempted murder of MSOP employee

George Mack Jr., 42, an offender at the Minnesota Sex Offender Program in Moose Lake, was charged with a count of Attempted Murder and a count of Assault in the Fourth Degree in a Secure Treatment...

 

Arrest in Moose Lake for meth possession and stolen vehicle

A man was arrested last Thursday, January 28th, at the Days Inn in Moose Lake on drug and theft charges. Leroy Bradley has been charged with felony possession of a controlled substance, receiving...

 

District 11 State Senate seat goes to Jason Rarick

While the crowd gathered at the Rarick election headquarters in Banning Junction, cheering on statements made by President Trump during his State of the Union Address, Senate District 11 candidate...

 
 By Staff Report    News    January 24, 2019

Over $5,000 worth stolen in Willow River burglary

Two people were charged in relation to a burglary in Willow River in which over $5,000 of items were stolen from a garage. On Jan. 11, Pine County authorities charged Kevin Zachary Potter, 30, and...

 
 By Staff Report    News    January 24, 2019

Super blood moon lunar eclipse of 2019

On a very cold January night, 6 degrees to be exact, many found themselves wandering outside around 10:43 p.m. to get a peek at what experts were calling the super blood moon and what would be the onl...

 
 By Staff Report    News    January 10, 2019

Special election to be held

Gov. Mark Dayton declared a special election for Tony Lourey’s vacated seat in the state senate to be held on February 5. Seven candidates filed in the race — four Republicans, two Democrats and a Legal Marijuana Now candidate. A Republican...

 

Wekseth racks up saves in the net

The Moose Lake Area Rebels girls hockey team fell to North Shore on Tuesday, Dec. 18, by the score of 3-1. The Rebels scored once in the second period, on a goal by Abby Painovich, which was assisted by Michaela Belanger. The Rebels had 17 shots in...

 

Rebels outshot in the third period

The Moose Lake Area Rebels boys hockey team fell to Proctor 6-2 on Tuesday, Dec. 18. With the loss, the Rebels are now 1-6-1 on the season. The Rebels had one goal in the first and one in the second to stay within a goal of the Rails going into the...

 
 By Staff Report    News    December 20, 2018

Mikrot will read water meters in Willow River

Reading the water meters in the city of Willow River was a volunteer effort in the month of November. Four members of the community, including Councilor Vickie Whitehouse, Mayor Brent Switzer and City Water/Sewer Billing Clerk Kathi Bennett and her...

 

MLA girls' hockey takes a loss

The Moose Lake Area Rebels girls hockey team fell to a tough Hibbing-Chisholm team 6-0 on Thursday, Dec. 13. Julia Jusczak got her in her first varsity action in goal this season, and faced 15 shots in the opening period, stopping 13 shots. Jo...

 

Boys' hockey ties with Ely

The Moose Lake Area Rebels boys hockey team tied Ely 3-3 in a home game on Friday. With the tie, the Rebels are now 1-5-1 on the season. Danny Whited was in net for the Rebels, stopping 29 of 32 shots in the game. The Rebels outshot Ely 43-32, which...

 
 By Staff Report    News    December 13, 2018

Corrections employee arrested

Anne Chelin-Anderson, 57, Holyoke Township, was charged with two counts of criminal sexual conduct in the third degree and fourth degree by a correctional/secure treatment employee last April. The counts each carry a maximum sentence of 10 years...

 
 By Staff Report    News    December 13, 2018

Hermantown woman charged with third degree murder

Dawn Clemons, 39, Hermantown, was charged with one count of murder in the third degree after an incident on Aug. 5, 2018. The felony charge carries a maximum sentence of twenty-fives years in prison and/or a $40,000 fine. The complaint stated that,...

 
 By Staff Report    News    November 22, 2018

Spring completion for sewer pond repair

Willow River’s secondary sewer pond repair, damaged from the 2016 flood, is nearly finished, minus the seeding and sodding, which will take place in the spring. Councilor Vickie Whitehouse described a recent delay and the potential completion at...

 
 By Staff Report    News    November 15, 2018

Road concerns raised in Windemere

Based on recommendations from the township’s first ever audit, the Windemere Township Board of Supervisors agreed to move $400,000 from the general fund to the township’s investment portfolio for better interest earnings. Treasurer Ron Mossberg r...

 
 By Staff Report    News    November 8, 2018

Search continues for missing hunter

The Pine County Sheriff’s Office (PCSO) organized a search party Tuesday morning at the Askov Community Center for David Peltier, age 59, who was hunting in the Nemadji State Forest Saturday. The Sheriff’s Office was notified he was missing late...

 

Victim-survivor shares impact statement at Jeffers' sentencing

Paul R. Jeffers, 64, Moose Lake, was sentenced to 144 months (12 years) in prison on Friday, August 31 for Criminal Sexual Assault in the First Degree. In the initial complaint on Dec. 12, 2017, it stated that Jeffers had engaged in sexual...

 
 By Staff Report    News    August 23, 2018

95 visits to the fair (and counting)

Faye Hecker Griffin was recognized at the Carlton County Fair on Friday, Aug. 17, during the Outstanding Senior Citizens program as having attended 95 Carlton County Fairs in her lifetime. "She...

 
 By Staff Report    News    August 16, 2018

North Pine Government Center breaking ground in Sandstone on Aug. 21

The North Pine Government Center Project (NPGC) is now within the desired budget, and a groundbreaking will be held in Sandstone on August 21. The details, including bids and materials, were discussed at the regular Pine County Board meeting on...

 
 By Staff Report    News    August 16, 2018

Gateway Family Health Clinic in ML introduces new tele-psychiatry service

A new tele-psychiatric medication management service is coming August 15 to the Gateway Family Health Clinic located at the Pine Healthcare Campus in Sandstone and at Gateway Clinic in Moose Lake....

 
 By Staff Report    News    July 26, 2018

Break-in at Banning Junction

A break-in occurred at the Banning Junction C-store early Sunday morning, July 22. The individual who broke in took an ATM containing over $5,500 in cash and damaged property in doing so. Owners of...

 

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