Pine River News

10/16/2018 10:26 AM  ~~~Source~~~
PR-B Family Center: Fundraiser will help fill shelves at food shelf12 min ago 

Winters can be a harsh time here in God's country. We spend our energy trying to keep warm, navigating icy roads and trying to schedule our lives around approaching snowstorms.

10/16/2018 05:52 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Pine River: Council amends winter parking restrictions 

After two months of consideration, the Pine River City Council agreed to amend the winter parking ordinance in interest of snow removal.

10/16/2018 03:42 AM  ~~~Source~~~

Pequot Lakes Community Theatre will present the musical fantasy Seussical at 7:30 p.m. November 9, 10, 16, 17 and at 2:00 p.m. November 11, and 18 in the Pequot Lakes High School Theater. With Stephanie White as Stage Manager and choreographer, Lauren Nickisch providing vocal direction, Lisa Sater providing musical direction, and incredible sets designed by Tim Leagjeld, Director Ben Gordon offers up a colorful confection of wit, wisdom, warmth, and whimsy.

10/14/2018 06:29 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Husband and wife run separate area businesses 

Business savvy couple, Steph Noordmans brought Red Fox Pottery out of hiatus while Randy Noordmans manufactures tandem tricycles.

10/13/2018 03:27 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Echo Journal wins Go Pine River15 min ago 

Roger Hoplin , John Wetrosky, Miss Pine River Ellie Smith and Pine River Chamber President Jay Cline present Kathy Bittner Lee, of the PineandLakes Echo Journal and Brainerd Dispatch, with a $1,000 check for winning the Go Pine River drawing Monday, Oct. 8, at the chamber's annual Go Pine River dinner.

10/12/2018 07:06 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Pages from the Past - Oct. 12, 20181 hour ago 

Mud or Walden Pond? This lovely pond just west of Pine River has long been called Mud Lake, but almost half of it is in Walden Township, which was named for Thoreau's famed Walden Pond.

10/10/2018 10:14 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Crosslakers appreciate team's help 

The group meets monthly to look at how it can implement projects that will positively impact our waters.

10/09/2018 02:24 PM  ~~~Source~~~
OB/GYN consultations to be offered in Pine River1 hour ago 

Essentia Health St. Joseph's-Pine River Clinic will offer OB/GYN consultations with Dr. Kirsten Sjostrand, an Essentia Health obstetrician and gynecologist based in Brainerd, on the fourth Tuesday of the month starting Oct. 23. Sjostrand practices at Essentia Health's Baxter Specialty Clinic.

10/05/2018 07:42 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Pages from the Past - Oct. 5, 20181 hour ago 

Registered parakeets from McDowell's Aviaries, the house of beautiful birds, free with the purchase of any television or other major appliance.

10/03/2018 12:03 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Crosslakers Appreciate Team's Help 

In 2016, many residents attended the Crosslakers-Minnesota Design Team community meet-ings. They voiced their hopes, concerns, and fears about the direction Crosslake could go.

10/01/2018 10:43 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Wounded Warriors float the pine11 min ago 

Heroes from the Eagle's Healing Nest returned to the Pine River near Crosslake for a fourth year of a calming trip down the river.

09/30/2018 06:50 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Erickson to retire from Pine River Library Nov. 30 

Linda Will greets Muriel Erickson at her retirement party, Sept. 21 at the Pine River Public Library.

09/28/2018 12:06 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Guy Walks Into A Bar, Walks Out With A New Kidney 

Well, not exactly, but this guy was in a bar in Nimrod. Met a woman, they get to talking and he shares with her that he needs a kidney.

09/27/2018 06:04 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Firefighters respond to cabin fire in Pine River 

Pine River firefighters responded to a cabin fire Wednesday afternoon on the 3000 block of 44th Street SW in Pine River.

09/25/2018 08:27 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Mother-of-two, 36, offers life-saving kidney to a stranger just two hours after meeting him in a bar 

Mother-of-two, 36, offers life-saving kidney to a stranger just two hours after meeting him in a bar Kristin Day, 36, met a man at a bar in Nimrod, Minnesota, and realized he had a port in his arm used for dialysis Almost six months to the day after meeting, Day and the man underwent the surgery at Sanford Transplant Center in Fargo, North Dakota It only took two hours of talking to a stranger at a bar for Kristin Day to decide that he needed help - and to offer him her kidney. Day, a mother-of-two from Pine River, Minnesota, said she saw the unnamed man had a port in his arm used for dialysis.