Monthly Archives: May 2011

Available position with the City of Pine City

The AmeriCorps VISTA position in Pine City will remain open until June 9th. This position is a great opportunity for anyone wanting to build their resume, provide service to their country or work with our issue areas of housing, jobs … Continue reading

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Northern Lights Express, Rush Line Updates

When Chair Steve Raukar of St. Louis and Lake County’s Regional Railroad Authority, opened the Northern Lights Express (NLX) meeting Weds., May 25, he laughed and said, “How’d everyone like having a month off?” The April meeting was canceled and … Continue reading

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Job Seeker? A Weekly Networking Group For You

Michele Kirby is an employment specialist with Central MN Jobs & Training Services (CMJTS) who works with those who are unemployed and seeking career changes or job assistance.   Kirby is starting a job seekers networking group that will meet at the … Continue reading

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How gay friendly is Pine City?

Big cities and small towns are asking the question, “How gay friendly are we as a community?”  Perhaps it is a timely question for Pine City given it is one of the few communities in the world to host an … Continue reading

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Sen. Klobuchar back in Pine City Saturday to speak at deployment ceremony

Last week, U.S. Senator Amy Kloubuchar (DFL) was in Pine City to visit with Cindy Hickey, the mother of Shane Bauer (one of the American hikers who was detained nearly two years ago while hiking near the Iraq-Iran border).  This … Continue reading

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Jazz Band performs at Art in the Park

Friday, May 27, “Art in the Park” summer concert series kicks off with the nostalgic sounds of the award-winning Pine City Jazz Bands.  The band has been a mainstay of the concert series since it first started more than two decades … Continue reading

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Klobuchar visits Pine City, mom of detained US hiker

KSTP reports that Sen. Amy Klobuchar visited Pine City May 20 to meet with Cindy Hickey, mother of Shane Bauer, one of the American hikers who was detained nearly two years ago while hiking near the Iraq-Iran border. Since that time, hiker … Continue reading

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Horizons Video

Although this has been posted here in the past, we wanted to re-issue this to get feedback from you, the viewers.  Please feel free to leave your comment and also discuss what you would like to see done in Pine … Continue reading

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Pine City Horizons’ Spring Spruce Up

On Saturday, May 14th, Pine City Horizons hosted a Pine City Spring Spruce Up Day.  The goal of this effort was to build relationships, have fun and build pride in our community.  “When the Spring Spruce Up was conceived, we … Continue reading

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Third Graders Visit City Hall

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