Articles from the March 14, 2019 edition

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Local robotics teams head to Destination: Deep Space

Thunderous cheers and chants filled the DECC arena on Friday and Saturday last week for the FIRST Robotics Competition. Two regional tournaments were played simultaneously on either side of the arena...

 

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...

 

Barnum begins search for new superintendent

A superintendent search has started, it was announced at the March 5 working meeting of the Barnum School Board. The current superintendent, Dave Bottem, is retiring. The board spoke about adding...

 

Local schools receive training for active shooter scenario

All of the schools in Carlton County have had ALICE training, Moose Lake Police Officer Jamie Jungers told the Carlton County TRIAD members at the meeting on Wednesday, March 6, at the Moose Lake Poli...

 
 By Press Release    News    March 14, 2019

Augustana awarded funding to improve behavioral health services

The Augustana Care Center in Moose Lake was one of 21 health care nursing facilities in Minnesota, through CareChoice Cooperative, to be awarded funding for a two-year performance-based improvement project to develop staff training and patient servic...

 

Barnum elementary talent show hosts full crowd

The talent was in and the crowd was there in full support on Friday, March 7th, for Barnum's elementary talent show. Proceeds for the event will help fund the annual trip to Wolf Ridge for the six...

 
 By Shawn Bode    Sports    March 14, 2019

Rebels 6th grade boys win in Hibbing

The premiere basketball tournament for 6th grade boys in northeast Minnesota since the 1970s was held in Chisholm under the guidance of legendary 1,000 career win coach Bob McDonald. His Bluestreaks would often have 100 point games, he won state...

 
 By Irishdew    Sports    March 14, 2019

Pierz Ends Moose Lake Willow River Basketball Season

The Pierz Pioneers ended the Rebels' season Tuesday, March 4, at Willow River. The teams were evenly matched. Seeding indicated it would be a competitive game. Moose Lake Willow River was the number four seed and Pierz was the number five seed. Both...

 

Superintendent Report

We have built a great community school, thanks to the support of residents and a financial partnership with the State of Minnesota that reduced the cost to local taxpayers to replace our flood-damaged school. This new school will serve the needs of s...

 
 By Wick Fisher    Opinion    March 14, 2019

How could I have not known?

One of the few brilliant statements ever to leave Donald Rumsfeld's lips was his quote about unknown unknowns. The quote was used in an attempt to explain away the failures and shortcomings of the...

 

Be the person that makes a difference in someone's life

I recently had the opportunity to attend the robotics competition at the DECC featuring robots created exclusively by high school students. It was exciting and interesting, but more importantly, it...

 

Judge's View

Recently, my law clerk accepted a new job with a local government agency. I’m very happy for her, but very sad for me. She did great work, and made my life a lot easier for the two years she was with me. I have gone through this sort of transition...

 
 By Press Release    News    March 14, 2019

Clearing meters, vents a crucial safety step during winter storms

Minnesota Energy Resources continues to urge customers to check and clear any buildup of snow or ice from natural gas meters and appliance vents. Additionally, icicles or ice dams should be cleared...

 

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