Now that the weather conditions are improving expect to see motorcycles back on the roads. With the increase in motorcycles on the roads, officials in Wisconsin are calling for those riders to be more cautious as the National Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month arrives in May. The state Department of Transportation says 116 people died last [...]
Archive for April, 2013
A crash in Wisconsin sent one woman to the hospital with serious injuries. According to the Barron County Sheriff’s Department, a woman was driving on Highway 8 when a piece of metal came off of a semi-trailer and went through her windshield. Officials say that it caused her to go off the road into a [...]
A four-year-old boy is being called a hero after a house fire in West Duluth. WDIO reports that the boy and his mother safely escaped the fire at around 1:45 a.m. Wednesday morning. The boys mother told reporters that the boy called out to her and and woke her up. The mother then rushed into [...]
After last week’s cancellation, the Pine Gardeners will meet this Tuesday, April 30, at 9 am, in the Pine City Library community room. The program is Straw Bale Gardening. All are invited.
East Central Energy’s (ECE) Project GreenTouch at Pattison State Park in Superior, WI has been cancelled due to lingering winter conditions in the park. The GreenTouch event at Father Hennepin State Park in Isle, MN will be held as planned from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, May 4. Project GreenTouch brings people of [...]
Pine County Sheriff Robin Cole was back in for his weekly report on Thursday. He told us about multiple calls that came in over the past week including one death call and a body found in the St. Croix River.
A Pine City couple recently found out that they held a Minnesota Millionaire Raffle ticket worth $1 million. Pine City Pioneer editor Mike Gainor told that story to our Jesse Logan and the two also discussed the recent passing of Commissioner Doug Carlson.