Pregame info: Our winter sports high school broadcast schedule begins tonight with the Pine City Dragons traveling to Grantsburg to take on the Pirates.
The Dragons were defeated by the Pirates 71-37 last season, but Pine City’s team has returned all of it’s key pieces, who’ve also spent another offseason working hard to improve. Grantsburg has a winning tradition and will be looking to defend their home court tonight. The game starts at 7:30pm on 100.9FM WCMP.
Deputies in Polk County have arrest a Centuria man after a search warrant turns up about 60 grams of Marijuana.
A search for a missing sportsman ensued over the weekend in Kanabec County, and after several hours of searching, the man was found safe and sound.
[UPDATE] In connection with Tuesday’s “powder incident” at the Pine County Courthouse, the Federal Bureau of Investigation is now looking into the possibility that the white substance may have contained harmful bacteria.
Mike Robinson called-in to WCMP on Saturday to talk about the latest board meeting held on Nov. 20th. Topics included discussion of a new county jail, strengthening communication coverage in the Rush Lake area, and Mike talks about family ancestry.
A former teacher at Grantsburg High School has been accused of having sex with several teenage students. (picture from Washington County)
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.