Monthly Archives: August 2009

Best & Worst of Pine City in Photos

A Photo Survey is being taken of Pine City in preparation for the Minnesota Design Team (MDT) visit.  In a short period of time, the task is to take photographs.  That’s where you come in!  Photograph up to three (3) … Continue reading

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Walkable Workshop Rescheduled

Please accept this invitation to attend a Walkable Communities Workshop in Pine City rescheduled to Monday, Sept. 14.  This workshop is part of an effort to make our city more pedestrian friendly and is put on by area resident Lisa … Continue reading

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Pokegama Township Hosts Informational Meeting for Property Owners

What? Pokegama Township recently joined the NW Pine County Small Cities Development Program, a grant program that the Cities of Willow River, Sturgeon Lake & Finlayson as well as the Townships of Kettle River, Sturgeon Lake & Bremen have started, … Continue reading

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PCHS announces fall musical

Pine City High School is proud to announce its fall musical, the Broadway classic “Little Shop of Horrors.”  The show focuses on a down-and-out skid row floral assistant who becomes an overnight sensation when he discovers an exotic, mysterious plant … Continue reading

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Wanted: Farmers’ Market Committee Members

Wanted:  Two (2) Farmers’ Market in the Park Steering Committee Members.  Ideally, the board desires an interested individual from the business community or someone who is a regular market customer. The mission of the FMP is… “To establish and maintain … Continue reading

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Autumn Design Team visit planned

Autumn in Pine City The Minnesota Design Team will arrive in Pine City this fall.  Save the dates Sept. 25-26 for two community gatherings: Fri., Sept. 25 – Town Meeting, 7:00 P.M. Sat., Sept. 26 – Design Team presentation to … Continue reading

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Goal achieved – Vision Endorsed!

Together, we did it!  Recently, it was announced that the Pine City Horizons Vision was endorsed by well over 450 residents.  The number of signatures received by Horizons staff exceeded the threshold for the size of Pine City.  Way to … Continue reading

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Pine one of few exurban counties in America to show job growth over past year

Jobs have been lost all over the country.  But losses have been especially higher in exurban counties, the fast-growing areas found between major cities and rural America. Pine County apparently is bucking the trend.  It is one of the only … Continue reading

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Ball in the House returns to Pine City

Ball in the House is making a return trip to Pine City.  They will perform on Sat., Sept. 12 at 7:00 P.M. at the Elementary Auditorium.  Sponsored by Pine Center for the Arts, the event is $15 for adults, $12 … Continue reading

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Dragons PTO Meeting – Looking for Volunteers

The Dragons PTO will be holding their first meeting for the upcoming school year on Monday August 10th at 6:30 p.m. in the Elementary School Media Center (Library). On the agenda: *Open house is scheduled for September 2nd from 4:30-8pm … Continue reading

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