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Archive for December, 2012

Girls HS Basketball: Proctor @ Hinckley-Finlason [Audio Replay]

Friday, December 21st, 2012

We’ve got girls basketball for you tonight on 100.9 Cool Country; it’s Hinckley-Finlayson Jaguars are hosting the Proctor Rails at 7:30 and the game will also be streamed on the website at redrockonair.com. The Jags have already won more games this season than they had the two previous seasons combined as the team is now 2-3, and Proctor comes in with one more win than Hinckley-Finlayson’s girls have; the Rails are 3-6.

Pine County Board Update (Audio)

Friday, December 21st, 2012

Pine County Commissioner Steve Hallan and Pine County Administrator David Minke were back in again to talk with our Jesse Logan about the developments at the most recent board meeting, held earlier in the week. (Recorded on Dec. 19)

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Local, State Officials Gather Friday In Carlton To Assess Flood Recovery Efforts

Friday, December 21st, 2012

Six months have passed since flash floods in Duluth and surrounding cities caused heavy damage. Officials are preparing an update on the recovery and on looming deadlines for assistance. The Associated Press reports that officials from city, state and federal agencies were set to gather Friday in Carlton to talk about the progress made since [...]

Habitat For Humanity Trailer Stolen In Grantsburg

Friday, December 21st, 2012

On Saturday, Dec. 15 at about 10 p.m. an eyewitness saw a trailer being moved but didn’t realize a theft was in progress. That trailer was being used to help build a Habitat for Humanity home in Grantsburg.

Pine City 15-year Old In Custody After Bringing BB Gun To School

Friday, December 21st, 2012

The Pine County Sheriff’s Office is saying that a 15-year-old brought a BB gun to the High School on Thursday, which forced the school to go into lockdown. The boy has been booked into juvenile jail.

Semi Tips Over North Of Cloquet

Friday, December 21st, 2012

An 18-wheeler semi came to a crashing halt on Thursday night, causing a huge mess on Highway 2 north of Cloquet. The Minnesota State Patrol said the semi swerved to avoid an oncoming van that had drifted across the center line. When the semi swerved, it tipped over and spilled beans all over the highway. [...]

Big Donation Comes In To Help Flood Victims

Friday, December 21st, 2012

On the six month anniversary of the Northland floods, officials in Duluth announced a $250,000 grant that will help continue the region’s flood recovery. The June floods destroyed roads and left shocking amounts of damage and debris in its wake. Workers have repaired much of that damage, but many residents are still struggling with the [...]