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.
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.
“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.
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.
One person was killed and another was taken to the hospital after a single-vehicle rollover crash 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.
A Pine City man was killed Saturday night after he was struck while crossing a state highway.
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.
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.
At least one person is dead after a three-vehicle crash in Pine County Tuesday night, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.
A 12-year-old Sturgeon Lake boy has died in an all-terrain vehicle accident on his family’s farm.
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.
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.
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.
An 11-year-old girl is in the hospital after an accident with a handgun that involved the girl’s father pulling the trigger.
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.
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.
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/