Monthly Archives: February 2009

Struggling newspapers a cause for concern

Friday, the Rocky Mountain News, Colorado’s oldest newspaper, printed its last edition.  The paper is $60 million in debt just two months shy of its 150th Anniversary.  On the West Coast, the San Francisco Chronicle (the city’s last daily printed in English) is facing … Continue reading

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You might be a Pine Citian if…

10.  You know how to pronounce “Chengwatana” and “Pokegama”. 9.  You spend more time on I-35 getting to and from events than they actually take. 8.  You think that ketchup is a little too spicy. 7.  You’ve switched from heat … Continue reading

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Inclement Weather a Hassle

The Horizons short term action committee dealing in research for a community center has postponed their meeting due to the snowy weather conditions.  The meeting has been moved to Thursday, Mar. 5, at 7:30 at the Pizza Pub. Other area … Continue reading

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LeadershipPlenty

We are now heading into our 4th week of LeadershipPlenty training, that means only 5 more weeks. I have to say I have been so impressed with all the people in the training. Being new to the community it is … Continue reading

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Discounted Groceries… No Income Limits… Any Takers?

Save up to 50% on your monthly groceries through the Fare For All program. – A regular grocery pack includes 4 or more fresh vegetable items, 2 or more fresh fruit items and 3-4 frozen meats for $17. – A … Continue reading

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What do you think?

Online Surveys & Market Research http://wp.vizu.com/vizu_poll.swf

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Horizon’s Mentoring Action Team

Hello All, Allow me to introduce myself, my name is Laurie Volk, I am currently serving as an Americrops VISTA (volunteer in service to America) and my goals are to expand Kettle Kinships existing mentoring services to Pine City and … Continue reading

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Ready, Set, Go! Workshop & Early Childhood Vendor Fair at Pine Technical College

Ready, Set, Go! is a workshop and early childhood vendor fair for parents, child care providers and community members. When: Saturday February 28th 8:30 Am- 2:45 pm Where: Pine Technical COllege in Pine City, MN The day includes the keynote, … Continue reading

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Action Team: Research & Development Committee for Community Center (RDCCC)

Next meeting will be Thursday Feb. 26th, 7:30p at Pizza Pub Can’t wait to hear all the great responses of getting out the online survey for a PC Community Center, sounds like we’ve had a good response thanks to to … Continue reading

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Recent Poll Results

The following are the most common answers from the results of the recent “What do you think?” polls: What is the most dangerous intersection in Pine City?  Co. Rd. 7 (Hillside Ave) & 13th St SW, 41.7% What is the … Continue reading

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