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April Storm Dumps Foot Of Snow In Minn., Wis.

Just when it seemed like spring was here, an April snowstorm has dumped more than a foot of snow on parts of Minnesota. The National Weather Service reports nearly 15 inches of snow in Milaca, 14 inches in St. Francis and over 10 inches in Pine City.

04/16/2014

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Pine Co. Mother And Daughter Charged With Animal Abuse, Neglect

Formal charges have been filed against two Pine County women who are accused of the neglect and abuse of more than 100 animals on a farm near Pine City. According to the Pine County Sheriff’s office, Kathleen Mary Doenz, 65, and her mother, 86-year-old Gloria Irene Carlson, were each charged Friday with five felony counts, five gross misdemeanor counts and four misdemeanor counts related to the abuse and neglect of horses, dogs, cats, chickens, ducks and other animals on their property.

12/27/2013

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Driver Ejected, Killed After Swerving To Miss Deer In Chisago Co.

A driver is dead after swerving to miss a deer on a Chisago County road Wednesday morning, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.

11/06/2013

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What’s Killing Off Evergreen Trees?

Evergreens are dying at rates the DNR calls alarming. Last week the focus was on the epidemic in western Wisconsin but on Thursday, WCCO talked with a couple who’ve already lost five pine trees they’d planted decades ago.

06/27/2013

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Charges: Snow Plow Driver On Meth Steals Truck, Crashes It, & Breaks Into Home

A snow plow driver allegedly on meth crashed a stolen truck with a plow on it, broke into a nearby home, and told the homeowner, “It’s a chase” before police ended up catching him on foot close by.

02/15/2013

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Van ‘Drives Thru’ Pine City KFC

A Dodge Caravan was trying to park outside the Kentucky Fried Chicken in Pine City Friday afternoon when it jumped the curb and drove through the wall of the building, police say.

10/26/2012

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Charges: Group Home Resident Sexually Assaulted 2 Workers

A 36-year-old Pine City man is accused of sexually assaulting two workers in the group home where he resided in northern Minnesota, according to charges filed Thursday in Pine County Court.

04/26/2012

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PolyMet Opponents Deliver Petitions By Dog Sled

The rewards of their hard work come in a bowl of food and water. You might call it an example of, “canine activism.”

03/06/2012

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Man Arrested In Pine City Robbery Attempt

Police have arrested a man in connection with an attempted home invasion and burglary that happened early last week.

02/16/2012

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Witness Stymies Attempted Robbery In Pine City

The Pine County Sheriff’s Office says a witness interrupted a home invasion and broke up an attempted robbery Monday morning.

02/06/2012

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Pedestrian Killed Crossing Highway In Pine County

A Pine City man was killed Saturday night after he was struck while crossing a state highway.

12/04/2011

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Forester Cuts Down Gov’s Christmas Tree 1 Last Time

If there ever was a caretaker of our north woods, chances are it is Art Widerstrom. He’s been a forester with the Department of Natural Resources for more than 40 years.

11/17/2011

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Crew To Cut Official Governor’s Christmas Tree

A crew will head into the Chengwatana State Forest east of Pine City to cut down a 50-foot balsam fir that will grace the Governor’s Residence in St. Paul this holiday season.

11/17/2011

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16-Year-Old Charged With Shooting Stepfather

David Doberstein has been charged with attempted second degree murder and two counts each of second-degree assault and assault with a dangerous weapon.

09/08/2011

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Man Shot In The Head In Pine City; Stepson Arrested

A 41-year-old man is in critical condition after being shot in the head in Pine City Wednesday morning, according to authorities.

09/07/2011

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