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Built like a rock: Sandstone from the Kettle River quarry used throughout the Midwest

Editor’s Note: This is the final installment of the three part series on the Sandstone Quarry. This week’s story talks about the different buildings and such throughout the country that are made of Kettle River Sandstone. Information was collected for this series with the help of the Sandstone History Center, Richard VanDerWerf and the book Sandstone: The Quarry City, by Muriel Langseth. Thank you for reading this series, we hope you have enjoyed it and maybe learned something new.
SANDSTONE, MN
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Monday has sun for Hinckley — 3 ways to make the most of it

(HINCKLEY, MN) The forecast is calling for sun today in Hinckley. Here are three ideas for how to make the most of it, along with a four-day forecast. Have a picnic: Especially in the era of COVID-19 restrictions, a novel way to safely engage in the beloved pastime of a shared meal can be hard to find. Why not get creative and meet a friend somewhere pretty with a basketful of snacks and a blanket? Risk levels should always be taken into account along with advice from health authorities on gathering sizes.
HINCKLEY, MN
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4-Day Weather Forecast For Hinckley

Here’s the forecast for the next four days in Hinckley: Sunday, October 24: Partly sunny during the day; while mostly cloudy overnight; Monday, October 25: Mostly sunny during the day; while partly cloudy overnight; Tuesday, October 26: Mostly sunny during the day; while mostly cloudy then chance of rain
HINCKLEY, MN

Here’s the cheapest gas in Hinckley Saturday

(HINCKLEY, MN) Gas prices vary across in the Hinckley area, but if you’re willing to head for the cheapest station, you could be saving up to $0.22 per gallon. According to a survey by GasBuddy, BP at 405 Old Highway 61 S was the cheapest station in the area, with regular listed at $3.17 per gallon at the pumps Wednesday. That was compared to Minnoco at 402 Fire Monument Rd, where a gallon of regular was selling for $3.39.
HINCKLEY, MN
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Visit the historical society museum

North Chisago County Historical Society had a successful and fun 20th Anniversary Celebration on Sunday, Oct. 3, at the museum in Rush City. Over 60 people attended, enjoying wine from North Folk Winery of Harris and cheese from Eichten Cheese of Center City. Nathan Johnson spoke and signed his new book, title Images of Highway 61 through Minnesota.
RUSH CITY, MN
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Wanted: Volunteer veterans

The Denham/Sturgeon Lake American Legion Post 361 donates much to the community, including about $3,500 in scholarships a year, the Willow River football scoreboard, bikes for the Sturgeon Lake National Night Out, Mercy Hospital Lights of Love and more. The only request they have of the community is for veterans...
WILLOW RIVER, MN
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Mora/Ogilvie Area Auction • Saturday, October 30th

Fall Consignment Auction • 10:00 a.m. 1541 210th Ave, Ogilvie. Located: 4.5 miles North of Ogilvie, MN on MN State Hwy. #47, then 1.5 miles East on Kanabec Cty. Rd. #6. Or 6 miles West of Mora, MN on Kanabec Cty. Rd. #6. Watch for Auction Arrows. Hope to see everybody there!
OGILVIE, MN
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Sturgeon Lake City Council welcomes new member

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‘Poisoned’ TIF issues in Webster?

The Webster Village Board is faced with a bit of a quandary on how to address several issues or mistakes that may have occurred with the recent creation and approval of a new Tax Increment Financing district (TIF) in the village, after a local resident cited several concerns he believes should force the board to start from scratch and begin again, which might have a fairly large cost to the village if they are forced to start over.
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Pirates fall to Unity in regular season finale

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Weather Forecast For Hinckley

Here’s the forecast for the next four days in Hinckley: Friday, October 22: Partly sunny during the day; while partly cloudy overnight; Saturday, October 23: Mostly sunny during the day; while partly cloudy overnight; Sunday, October 24: Mostly cloudy then slight chance of rain showers during the day; while
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4-Day Weather Forecast For Mora

Here’s the forecast for the next four days in Mora: Friday, October 22: Partly sunny during the day; while widespread frost overnight; Saturday, October 23: Widespread frost then mostly sunny during the day; while mostly cloudy overnight; Sunday, October 24: Mostly cloudy then slight chance of rain showers during
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Wanted: Local volunteer veterans

The Denham/Sturgeon Lake American Legion Post 361 donates much to the community, including about $3,500 in scholarships a year, the Willow River football scoreboard, bikes for the Sturgeon Lake National Night Out, Mercy Hospital Lights of Love and more. The only request they have of the community is for veterans...
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