Pine County

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Pine County’s Garbage Property Gets Cleaned Up

The sound of relief comes in the roar of heavy equipment. Using a diesel shovel and a front-end loader, crews are scooping up piles of rotting garbage, bringing smiles to neighbors’ faces.

05/25/2012

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Pine Co. Board Votes Unanimously To Clean Trash House

Neighbors in one Pine County neighborhood will have to wait at least a week before a property full of decomposing trash is cleaned up. The Pine County board voted unanimously Tuesday to move ahead with cleaning up the mess left behind when the homeowner died.

05/03/2012

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Pine County Obligated To Cleanup ‘Garbage House’

“Disgusting” and “unhealthy” is how residents describe the property of their now deceased neighbor. Now, they are relieved to hear it may be cleaned up soon.

04/26/2012

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Neighborhood Sickened By Vacant Garbage House

Lake Pokegema, a beautiful two-acre lot in Pine County, seems like somebody’s small chunk of paradise, until you’re hit by the awful sights and smells of rotting garbage.

04/25/2012

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1 Killed, 1 Hurt In Rollover Crash

One person was killed and another was taken to the hospital after a single-vehicle rollover crash in Pine County.

03/26/2012

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Investigations Reveal Misconduct In Pine County

Details released by the Pine County Sheriff’s Office in the wake of internal investigations show a number of cases of alleged misconduct.

01/30/2012

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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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Memorial Fund Set Up For Fatal Crash Victim

A memorial fund has been set up for a 37-year-old man who was killed on Tuesday in a three-car crash in Pine County, according to family of the victim.

10/29/2011

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Authorities Arrest Fugitive In Pine County

Authorities have arrested the fugitive who spent most of Friday hiding in a corn field in the north metro, according to the U.S. Marshal’s Office.

10/29/2011

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1 Dead After Three Car Crash In Pine County

At least one person is dead after a three-vehicle crash in Pine County Tuesday night, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.

10/25/2011

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Boy, 12, Killed In ATV Crash In NE Minnesota

A 12-year-old Sturgeon Lake boy has died in an all-terrain vehicle accident on his family’s farm.

10/03/2011

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Man Gets Nearly 5 Years In Vehicular Homicide Case

Walton Snyder was charged with criminal vehicular homicide in connection with the incident. He pleaded guilty Friday in Pine County Court and was sentenced to 58 months in prison.

09/30/2011

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Downed Timber Poses Fire Risk To Pine County Forests

Pine County’s St. Croix State Park on the banks of the St. Croix river is still a snarl of thousands of acres of twisted timber, which pose a fire risk.

07/29/2011

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Drowning, Fatal Accident Reported In Pine County

The Pine County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a drowning that happened in the Willow River Dam on Monday and a fatal ATV accident that occurred Sunday.

07/05/2011

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Daughter, 11, Accidentally Shot In Head By Father

An 11-year-old girl is in the hospital after an accident with a handgun that involved the girl’s father pulling the trigger.

04/22/2011

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2 Charged With Arson Spree Plead Guilty

Two men charged with a rash of burglaries and arsons that destroyed cabins and businesses in over three Minnesota counties back in 2008 entered guilty pleas on Tuesday.

03/23/2011

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1 Dead, 3 Injured In Vehicle-Tractor Trailer Crash

One person is dead and three others injured after a passenger vehicle and tractor trailer crashed in Pine County Friday night, according to the Pine County Sheriff’s Office.

02/05/2011

Two Men Charged In 3 County Arson And Burglary Spree

Police have charged two people with the rash of burglaries and arsons that destroyed cabins and businesses in over three Minnesota counties back in 2008/

09/21/2010

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