Monthly Archives: June 2011

Pine City resident Helen Chalupnik turns 100

Pine City’s Helen Chalupnik was born July 1, 1911, and last weekend celebrated her 100th birthday a wee-bit early at her daughter’s farm just outside of Rush City, Minn. Chalupnik grew up in Nebraska and her husband Henry swept her away … Continue reading

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Learn how to make Moose Moccasins

Traditions of the Trading Post:  Moose to Moccasins Event Where: North West Company Fur Post, Pine City. When: 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday, noon to 4:30 p.m. Sunday What: Watch and help as costumed experts explain how to turn … Continue reading

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Aspen Ideas Festival echoes in Pine City

For over 60 years, the Aspen Institute has been the nation’s premier gathering place for leaders from around the globe and across many disciplines to engage in deep and inquisitive discussion of the ideas and issues that both shape our … Continue reading

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Pine City students respond to “What does Pine City need the most?”

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Celebrate Community at Pine City’s Freedom Fest

Pine City has a reputation for providing great events, activities and places for residents and visitors to experience throughout the year.  So many of these events are coordinated by a single organization with a small volunteer group and yet provide … Continue reading

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Secrets to effective time management discussed at June P.A.N.E.L.

On Wednesday, June 15th, the Pine Area Networking & Entrepreneurs’ Luncheon (PANEL) welcomed back author and effectiveness trainer Michael Monroe Kiefer to discuss effective time management. During the workshop, Michael discussed several facets of time-management including goal setting, organization, avoiding … Continue reading

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Snapshots of recent goings on

The annual Fly-In/Drive-In was held Sunday, June 12 just south of town at the regional airport. Many people came out for the pancake breakfast, airplane demos and rides, helicopter rides, to fly remote control aircraft and take part in the … Continue reading

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PLAY BALL! Minnesota Youth Clinic Takes Place in Pine City on FRIDAY, JUNE 24TH

The Minnesota Twins offer free baseball and softball clinics to youth in Pine City on Friday, June 24, 2011, at 2:00 PM and 3:30 PM at Pine City Public Fields or in the case of inclement weather at Pine City … Continue reading

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MSGT Daniel Fedder honored, Rank recognized

MSGT Daniel Fedder will never be forgotten.  Most Pine Citians know that but now the State will remember his legacy as well, as he is a part of a new Memorial Wall honoring Minnesota service members killed in Iraq and … Continue reading

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Cast selected for “Technicolor Dreamcoat”

“Joseph” performances are July 21-31 Residents of Pine City and several surrounding communities showed up in droves last week during two nights of auditions for the popular musical “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat.”  Over 90 adults and kids received … Continue reading

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