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Highway 61 Film Festival rolls in Oct. 14-15

Movie lovers from all over Minnesota are getting ready to settle down to a feast of films this weekend at the first ever Highway 61 Film Festival in Pine City.   The festival will feature comedies, action, horror, drama, documentary … 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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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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Fast for the Hikers

It has now been almost 650 days of isolation for Shane Bauer (whose mother, Cindy Hickey, lives in the Greater Pine City area) and Josh Fattal.  The pursuit of justice is more urgent now than ever and countless people, governments and organizations continue to work … Continue reading

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Hope Vigil this Sunday

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Community support shines through

  To see WCCO’s coverage of the vigil, click here.

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“100 Days Hope Vigil” held in Pine City

  Vigils are being organized around the world–including in Pine City–on Sunday, Nov. 8, 2009, to mark 100 days of Sarah Shourd, Shane Bauer and Josh Fattal’s detention in Iran.  Bauer’s mother, Cindy Hickey, lives in the Greater Pine City … Continue reading

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