Monthly Archives: November 2009

Young Musicians Ring in the Season

Sixth grade band students are busy practicing for their upcoming holiday concert. The students will perform a variety of seasonal selections that are sure to put everyone on the holiday spirit. Elementary Concert is Thursday, Dec. 10 Next Thursday, the … Continue reading

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Senior High Holiday Concert

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It’s holiday time in Pine City

Happy Thanksgiving, everyone!

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Click daily to fight hunger

Food shelves across Minnesota are hurting this year. Kare 11 and Land O’ Lakes are donating $1 for every person who clicks. Go to this Web site and on the top right side of the screen there is a green … Continue reading

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Biting off what we can chew

Ok, so Horizons is a leadership development program especially designed for small, rural communities with populations of 5,000 and fewer, poverty rates of at least 10 percent and with histories of demographic change? That’s us. The program’s purpose was to … Continue reading

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Holiday Lighting Contest

Driving around town last night, I could already tell that the holiday spirit is arriving in Pine City. We all have a friend or a neighbor that has started to decorate their house for the Christmas holiday…or maybe it’s your … Continue reading

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Holiday Madness – December 4th

Pine City will celebrate the beginning of the holiday season during the annual Holiday Madness and Christmas Carol Parade scheduled for Friday, December 4. This year’s event schedule has some new and exciting additions once again! The Pine City Chamber … Continue reading

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Five Tips for Surviving Black Friday

Whether your destination is MOA, Rosedale, Maplewood, Arbor Lakes, Uptown, or stickin’ close to home buying local, these five tips may help you survive the stressors of Black Friday: 1. Make a list. Make a list of who you need … Continue reading

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And the “People’s Choice” award goes to…

Wagonmaster’s Saloon & Eatery became the 2009 “People’s Choice” award winner, after a close vote last Friday in the annual Taste of Pine County. It was chosen among a distinguished grouping: Grand Casino Hinckley, Java Joe’s Bistro (2007 winner), Nelson’s … Continue reading

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WingStreet opens in Pine City

Despite the economy, Pine City was successful in landing another fast food option this week. Wednesday, Pine City’s Pizza Hut became home to a Wing Street. With the addition of WingStreet, menu options grew tremendously. Beyond the pizza and pasta … Continue reading

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