Missing man, 86, found dead in Nemadji State Forest
The man was last seen alive on Jan. 28.
How personal income has changed in Pine County—plus, see how it compares to the rest of the state and country
Stacker analyzed Bureau of Economic Analysis data to see how personal income has changed in Pine County, Minnesota and how it compares to state and national levels.
Essentia Health Announces Opening Date For New Hinckley Clinic
Essentia Health continues to expand its healthcare services throughout the Northland. Recently, they transformed its downtown Duluth medical campus with the completion of the Vision Northland project, a four-year, $900 million investment. Now, they are striving to provide expert, compassionate care closer to home for patients in Hinckley and the...
Family sends out search party in Wisconsin for missing Askov man
SUPERIOR, WI. (Northern News Now) - It’s been almost a month since 86-year-old Gerald Knapp, who lives with dementia, was last seen in Pine County on January 28, 2024. The Bureau of Criminal Apprehension (BCA) issued an Endangered Missing Person Alert for Knapp four days later. According to the Pine County Sheriff’s Office he was last seen at 10 a.m. heading out of the Askov area southbound on County Road 142.
Win Tickets To See Loverboy, Ace Frehley, Steven Adler + More At RockTember 2024 In Hinckley
September in Hinckley, Minnesota means it's time to break out 80's rock! RockTember has become a favorite tradition for those wanting a party weekend filled with sing-along favorites and debauchery. RockTember 2024 is set for Friday, September 6, and Sunday, September 7 and it's bringing more favorites to a rock...
Northern Minnesota Town Votes To Disband Police Department
In a vote held at the Moose Lake City Council on Wednesday night, the government body voted to disband the city's police department. The 3-2 vote, as reported by our news partners at WDIO, came as a culmination of a conversation being held by city leaders about the future of the city's department due to a growing increase in the costs to the city.
Today the gas price is close to $2.99 in Sandstone as of 2024-02-20. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Tuesday is $3.276, a week ago the price is $3.225 , according to AAA.
Highschool Basketball | 19 February Pillager Girls Game Notice
The Pillager Girls Basketball team will have a Conference game with Moose Lake/Willow River(Moose Lake, MN) on 19 February, 2024, 5 PM. As of now, Huskies has won 2 games and lost 5 games, and the winning rate is 0.286.
Isle, February 22 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Ogilvie High School basketball team will have a game with Mille Lacs Raiders - Isle on February 22, 2024, 16:30:00 CST.
Sea Isle Expected to Get a Few Inches of Snow
Sea Isle City and surrounding coastal towns are under a Winter Weather Advisory from 10 p.m. Friday to 10 a.m. Saturday. The National Weather Service is forecasting 2 to 3 inches of snow, but some areas could get 4 inches. Periods of light to moderate snowfall are expected Friday night...
Carlton County, MN High School Girls Basketball Schedule, Streaming Live Today - February 19
If you reside in Carlton County, Minnesota and try to stay in the loop regarding all of the local high school basketball action, you've come to the right place. Below, we offer all the details you need for how to watch the games today. Follow high school basketball this season...
All three ballot questions fail in Pine City School District facility referendum
All three ballot questions failed to pass in the Pine City School District facility referendum. According to election results from the Pine County Auditor-Treasurer's Office, the first ballot question (regarding projects at the elementary school and ALC, as well as long-term high school maintenance), failed by 20 votes, with 801 voting yes and 821 voting no.
Pine City Falls in Section Matchup to Milaca
The Dragons boys basketball team hosted Milaca Tuesday night. Pine City came into the game looking for their first section win of the season. The game started on the right foot for the green and white. Their defense came up with some big stops and the offense kept pushing the pace and hit a good amount of shots from beyond the arc. Just as it looked like the Dragons might pull away, the Wolves changed up their defense and started to create turnovers. Milaca was able to score on many of the takeaways and shifted momentum in their favor. They began to pull away and lead by double digits twice. But Pine City was not going into the half quietly, they cut their deficit back under double digits and held Milaca from getting it back. Milaca was up at halftime 40-31.
Two Fatal Crashes in Under 12 Hours on Minnesota Roads
Undated (KROC-AM News)- The State Patrol responded to at least two fatal crashes in under 12 hours on Minnesota’s roads. The first fatality occurred Tuesday afternoon and second happened early Wednesday morning. One person was killed in each crash. First responders were dispatched to the first deadly crash on...
White Hawks celebrate season, ready for hockey playoffs
The Mound Westonka – Watertown Mayer Boys Hockey Team took time to celebrate their graduating seniors before their 2-0 victory over Pine City Saturday Feb. 10. This group has dedicated years of hard work to the sport they love and their absence will be felt next year. The senior class includes captains JJ Scherven, Jackson Henningsgaard, Jacob Hansberger, and Evan Ross, forwards Aleksandr Barnes and Jack Jewison, defensemen Charlie Lund and Brandon Zierke, goal tenders Jack Moch and Dom Walton and the glue that has...
Community Support Vital To Success Of Chris’ Food Center
Sandstone, Minnesota is a small town of about 1,500 residents. The official count is about 2,900, but that includes 1,400 federal prisoners who don’t buy groceries, according to Craig Thorvig, who owns and operates Chris’ Food Center with his wife, Kristee. Chris’ Food Center is the lone supermarket...
Request for Bid - Kanabec County, Minnesota KCP 24-05
Aggregate Crushing, Hauling and Surfacing Bids Close: March 12, 2024. Electronic bids will be received until 10:30 a.m., March 12, 2024 at http://www.questcdn.com. Complete digital project documents are available at http://www.kanabeccounty.org/projects, the County Engineer’s Office, 903 Forest Avenue East, Mora, Minnesota, 55051 for viewing only, and at www.questcdn.com. A contractor may view the contract documents at no cost prior to becoming a Planholder. Input the QuestCDN project number (# 8963077) on the website’s projects search page to download the digital documents for $22.
Grants available for Mille Lacs County artists
The East Central Regional Arts Council (ECRAC) is accepting applications for arts funding. Funding is available to artists, k-12 students, and eligible arts organizations located in Chisago, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs and Pine Counties. Available arts grants for the March 1st deadline include: Essential Artist Award: this $9,000 Essential Artist Award program is designed to recognize, reward, and encourage outstanding professional artists and culture bearers and culture bearers. The Council will fund artists and culture bearers at various stages in their professional careers. These Essential...
Broz strikes twice as Pine City Area Dragons beat Northern Edge
The Pine City Area Dragons defeated hosting Northern Edge 9-1 on Monday. The Dragons started off strong and took the lead at the beginning of the game with Hunter Haug scoring in the first minute, assisted by Gavin Broz . The Dragons increased the lead to 2-0 in the first...
Carlton County Animal Rescue in need of foster owners
CLOQUET, MN. (Northern News Now) -After an animal shelter in Carlton County shut down years ago, local authorities and residents have scrambled to care for dogs and cats in need. The Carlton County Animal Rescue is giving abandoned animals a new place to call home. Back in 2017, the Friends...