Monthly Archives: April 2010

Pine City Community Profile Updated

The Pine City Community Profile has been updated! The most recent version includes evaluation findings from Study Circles and LeadershipPlenty and copies of the community’s Horizons Team Agreement and workplans. (Keep in mind that the team agreement and workplans are … Continue reading

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Pine City Recognized at Statewide Horizons Event

Pine City Horizons was recognized for community efforts at a statewide event held in St. Cloud on April 24th. Beverly Durgan, Dean of University of Minnesota Extension, presented each community with a plaque in celebration of their successful Horizons work.

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Nisley places 6th at State Tournament

A great season came to an end at the Class A State Speech Tournament at Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter, Minn. last Saturday.  Schools from all around the state brought their best speakers to compete for the State Title.  … Continue reading

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Softball Tournament Planned for Freedom Fest

Monster Energy will sponsor a Men’s and Women’s Softball Tournament as part of the 2010 Freedom Fest schedule of activities. Click on the image above for more details on how to register for the tournament.

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Chamber Seeks Community Photos

The Pine City Area Chamber of Commerce is currently working on the development of the new Pine City and Pine County maps. The Chamber has chosen to work with local printing company, MINPACK, to print 3000 copies of each publication. … Continue reading

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Looking ahead: Time to plan the future

IMAGINE PINE CITY Remember how it felt to dream about your future when you were a kid? THE POSSIBILITIES SEEMED ENDLESS. How many opportunities do you have to do that these days? NOW IS YOUR CHANCE. Never thought your opinion … Continue reading

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Pine County one of few in Midwest to see growth

As shown in the above map, Pine County, along with a ring of counties surrounding the Twin Cities area, are some of the few to gain a share of the U.S. population over the last 25 years. With industry going … Continue reading

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Speech advances three to State

Most successful season in recent memory continues this weekend -Juniors Trevor Clune, Josh Palmer and Aaron Nisley will compete on Saturday in St. Peter A great season for Pine City Speech just got better. One week after 18 Pine City … Continue reading

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Jazz great Terry Peffer to present free concert

Sax player performs live with Pine City Band May 3 Twin Cities based freelance jazz musician Terry Peffer will be appearing in a free concert on Mon., May 3 in Pine City as part of the band’s annual Pops Spectacular.  … Continue reading

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Group looks to make a difference

Our Response sets town hall meeting in Pine City In East Central Minnesota, there is building momentum to respond together in the fight against global poverty, disease and suffering. Known as “Our Response”, this movement is about uniting residents of … Continue reading

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