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TreeHouse North To Make Waves In Pine County

Wednesday, July 16th, 2014Posted in Local News, Top Stories.

Russ Lillenthal spoke with WCMP on Tuesday to preview the new TreeHouse North program coming to Pine County this fall. TreeHouse North attempts to bridge community and youth while engaging teens through a range of programs.

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DNR Lifts Night-Fishing Ban On Lake Mille Lacs

Tuesday, July 15th, 2014Posted in Local News.

Mille Lacs Lake is re-allowing night-fishing after a ban was placed earlier this year due to the declining population of walleye. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources says the lift of the ban will take effect July 21st, at 10pm. The ban was originally scheduled to be in effect until December 1st. The agency notes [...]

Barnum Bank Robber Biffs Own Stick-Up After Locking Keys In Getaway Car

Monday, July 14th, 2014Posted in Local News.

A bank robber who tried to stick-up a Barnum Northview Bank on Thursday biffed his own operation by locking the keys inside of his getaway car. Moshood Kayode Olad Alad was charged with first-degree aggravated burglary and third-degree burglary in Carlton County court Friday. The 22-year-old reportedly held up the bank with a fake handgun [...]

State Sen. Nienow Files For Chapter 7 Bankruptcy After Loan Default

Monday, July 14th, 2014Posted in Local News, Top Stories.

State Sen. Sean Nienow (R-Cambridge) and wife, Cynthia, have filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy after racking up over $900,000 in debts, according to MPR.

MLB All-Star Week 2014 Kicks Off In Minneapolis

Monday, July 14th, 2014Posted in Local News.

Saturday saw the official start to this year’s MLB All-Star Week in Minneapolis; it began with the All-Star “FanFest” held every day at 9am in the Minneapolis Convention Center. Sunday afternoon featured two games at Target Field. – The MLB All-Star Futures Game was at 4pm and featured top Twins prospect Alex Meyer, who’s expected [...]

RD CLOSURE: Co Rd 7 Bridge Over Snake River

Friday, July 11th, 2014Posted in Cancellations, Local News.

Per County engineer, Mark LeBrun the bridge crossing the Snake River on Co Rd 7 just west of town has been closed until further notice.   Detours: If you’re coming from the West take 53. If you’re coming from the east, take other routes.  

Candidate’s Discussion: Pine County Sgt. Jeff Nelson

Friday, July 11th, 2014Posted in Local News, Top Stories.

Pine County Sergeant and candidate in the upcoming Pine Co. Sheriff’s election, Jeff Nelson, talked Thursday about the enjoyment he finds in meeting county residents. He highlights setting “equal standards” as part of this week’s candidate’s discussion.

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