Pine Island News


07/18/2018 01:05 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Crowd weighs in on potential Pine Island ICE facility 

Barb Stussey, of Zumbrota, on Tuesday asks the Pine Island City Council to rescind its resolution telling Management & Training Corp. the city would like to be considered for a potential Immigration and Customs Enforcement detention facility. Antonia Alvarez, of Minneapolis, addresses the Pine Island City Council Tuesday, asking the council to rescind its previous resolution telling Management & Training Corp. the city would like to be considered for a potential Immigration and Customs Enforcement detention facility.


07/18/2018 08:31 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Family Time: Olmsted County Fair starts Monday - for real 

In this file photo from last year's Olmsted County Fair, Amanda Sauder, 15, of Pine Island, visits with friend Ella Bauer of Hayfield, while waiting to compete in the Junior Champion class. In this file photo from last year's Olmsted County Fair, Amanda Sauder, 15, of Pine Island, visits with friend Ella Bauer of Hayfield, while waiting to compete in the Junior Champion class.


07/13/2018 11:10 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Answer Man: Happy trails: Douglas construction nearly complete 

Dear Answer Man: I would like to know when the portion of the trail a couple of miles south of Pine Island will be paved. The gravel is very challenging to ride on! Thanks so much.


07/09/2018 02:43 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Authorities: Woman who may be connected to multiple southern MN burglaries arrested 

OLMSTED COUNTY, Minn. A woman arrested for burglary this weekend may be connected to others in southeastern Minnesota.


07/07/2018 05:36 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Pine Island looks back on a decade of Elk Run 

"For all the sucker punches taken a Tower does care about Pine Island, and they've done a lot to help us along," Pine Island City Administrator David N.S. Todd says. Pine Island Elementary School in Pine Island on June 25. Tower Investments donated roughly 40 acres on the west side of U.S. Highway 52 to the school district as the site for Pine Island's new elementary school.


07/06/2018 01:11 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Pine Island superintendent to step down mid-August 

Tamara Berg will step down as the Pine Island Public School Superintendent mid-August. She will join the Rochester School District next year as the Executive Director of Curriculum and Instruction.


06/30/2018 09:53 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Should Pine Island stay in the discussion for ICE detention center? 

THE HIGHEST VALUES WILL OCCUR OVER WESTERN WISCONSIN INTO PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST IOWA WHERE AN EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT. JUST ONE-HALF HOUR EXPOSURE TO THIS HIGH HEAT COULD RESULT IN HEAT-RELATED ILLNESSES.