Pine County News


08/12/2018 11:46 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Two people seriously injured when motorcycle hits deer in Pine County Sunday, August 12 

Cloverdale, MN - A man and woman from Brooklyn Park, Minnesota were seriously injured when the motorcycle they were riding hit a deer in Pine County. The Minnesota State Patrol says around 5:15 p.m. Saturday, the motorcycle was westbound on Highway 48 when it hit the deer.


08/11/2018 10:46 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Body of Man Reported Missing Pulled from River Near Hinckley 

According to the Pine County Sheriff's Office, a caller reported a body in the Grindstone River just after 10 p.m. The sheriff's office said responding deputies said the body of an older white man facedown in the water, fully clothed. His body was transported to the Midwest Medical Examiner's Office for an autopsy.


08/03/2018 10:28 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Dish soap helps free girl wedged in rock formation 

Rescuers used dish soap to help free a 13-year-old girl who became wedged in a rock formation at a quarry in Pine County. St. Louis County Rescue Squad Capt.


08/03/2018 05:59 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Rescuers use dish soap to free trapped rock climber 

The next time you're stuck between a rock and a hard place, look to your kitchen sink. It might just hold the key to your freedom.


08/02/2018 04:52 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Primary Absentee Ballots In Hennepin Co. Hit New Record 

Police Seek Public's Help In St. Cloud Robbery Police say a man robbed a Super America after assaulting the store clerk Saturday. Thanks To New Moon, 2018 Perseid Meteor Shower Should Be Ideal A new moon will occur on August 11th, the first night of the peak of the meteor shower, making 2018 a great year to watch! UPDATE: Problems With NOAA's GOES-17 Satellite As the satellite was first being powered up in orbit -- 22,000 miles above the Equator -- a problem with the ABI's cooling system was discovered.