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Archive for November, 2013

Having Problems With MNsure? Help Available Locally

Friday, November 22nd, 2013

Certified Navigators are persons who help individuals and families achieve successful enrollments into health plans through the MNsure marketplace and provide assistance to the consumer. Navigators are not insurance agents or brokers. They help people work through the process of applying and enrolling.  Navigators from Mnsure will be visiting the following East Central Regional Library [...]

MLWR Senior Ezra Szczyrbak A Finalist For Mr. Football

Friday, November 22nd, 2013

The 10 finalists for the 2013 Mr. Football Award have been announced by the Minnesota Football Coaches Association.  The prep players and their high schools are Tory Adams, Hutchinson; Matt Christenson, Nicollet; Ejodamen Ejiya, Spring Lake Park; Jeffrey Jones, Washburn; Robert Olson, Eden Prairie; Jacques Perra, Roseville; Andrew Stelter, Owatonna; Michael Strand, Barnesville; Ezra Szczyrbak, [...]

Former Grantsburg Teacher Accused Of Sexual Assault Of Students

Friday, November 22nd, 2013

A former teacher at Grantsburg High School has been accused of having sex with several teenage students. (picture from Washington County)

High Profile Case Of Duluth Cop Resumes In Pine City Friday

Friday, November 22nd, 2013

A high profile case involving a Duluth police officer will continue today in Pine City with that officer once again taking the stand. At the end of the day Thursday, court adjourned with Duluth Police Officer Richard Jouppi testifying as to his state of mind when he repeatedly punched a man in the face and [...]

Small Town Craft Fair Coming Next Saturday (Audio)

Thursday, November 21st, 2013

On Saturday, Nov. 30 at the Pine City American Legion lots of crafters will be on hand for a full day event. Doors will be open from 9am to 5pm and various crafts will be displayed. The legion is located at 525 Main St. N in Pine City. We had guests in studio on Wednesday [...]

We R Able Hosts Grant Study Circle in Rush City

Thursday, November 21st, 2013

Press release: Recently a peer group of grant seekers met at the invitation of We R Able to explore strategies for grant writing, proposal development, and grant funded project management. One person joined via Google Hang Out, while others representing non-profit organizations in East Central Minnesota met face-to-face at the St. Croix River Education District [...]

Pioneer Report With Gainor (Audio)

Thursday, November 21st, 2013

Pine City Pioneer editor Mike Gainor covered some big stories this week in the Pine City area. We had more on the Sandstone home invasion shooting, more on two recent fires, and also a positive story about an Arrowhead Transit driver who stepped up when a passenger on his bus had a medical emergency and stopped breathing.

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