41° and Overcast at 4:16pm in Pine City

Archive for December, 2012

Barron County Woman Goes Missing On Christmas Eve, Found Dead In Wooded Area On Christmas Day

Thursday, December 27th, 2012

A woman died in Barron County on Christmas eve, and her body was found in a wooded area. WEAU reports that on Christmas eve at about 10pm, the Chetek Police Department took a report of a missing 43 year old female from the City of Chetek. Apparently the woman didn’t show up for her family’s [...]

Sheriff’s Report Replay

Thursday, December 27th, 2012

The final Pine County Sheriff’s Report of 2012!



Video streaming by Ustream

Ag Organization Seeks To Provide Tribes With Healthy Foods

Thursday, December 27th, 2012

An agriculture organization is starting a mobile service that offers fresh fruits and vegetables to tribal reservations in northern Wisconsin and northern Minnesota. A Wisconsin Public Radio report says the project is sponsored by the Intertribal Agricultural Council. The aim is to give tribes access to foods that are fresher and more nutritious. The program [...]

Minnesota DNR Looking To Add Helicopters, Pilots

Thursday, December 27th, 2012

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is hunting for helicopter services for its fire control bases in Cloquet, Princeton and Roseau. The Associated Press reports that the agency hopes to hear from potential vendors by early January. The DNR solicitation posted last week says the helicopters need to be operated by fully qualified personnel. They [...]

Dayton Heads To Rochester For Back Surgery

Thursday, December 27th, 2012

Spinal surgery will be sidelining Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton for the rest of the year. The Associated Press reports that on Thursday, Dayton was set to go to Rochester’s Mayo Clinic for an operation he hopes will relieve a constriction in his lower back. The procedure will involve fusing a vertebrae in the same area [...]

Boy In Kanabec County Hit By Vehicle, Killed On Christmas Night

Thursday, December 27th, 2012

A young boy from Kanabec County was hit by a vehicle and killed on Christmas night. The boy, who was just seven years old, was transported to Firstlight Health Systems in Mora and then flown to a metro hospital. Sadly the boy did not survive.

East Central Energy Info Show (Audio)

Wednesday, December 26th, 2012

The East Central Energy Info Show with Cindy Rolain is heard each Wednesday morning on WCMP-FM 100.9 at 6:35am and on WCMP-AM 1350 at 8:05am. On this week’s program, Cindy tells us about the youth tour. [Audio clip: view full post to listen]