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SUMMONS: Aaron Gilbert v. Valentina Lopez; File No. FJ-0315-18
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March 15, 2018
Pine Island theater department awarded $10K grant
The theater department at Pine Island High School is one of 50 recipients of a $10,000 grant from the R.I.S.E. America Project, Recognizing and Inspiring Student Expression. The program is a partnership between NBC and the nonprofit Educational Theatre Foundation. It is inspired by...
March 15, 2018 - 10:06am
December 30, 2017
Market-rate apartments coming to Pine Island
City of Pine Island will break ground Wednesday, Jan. 3, for a $5.5 million market-rate apartment complex. This is the first such complex being built outside of Rochester in many years, officials noted. This is a collaborative project between Pine Island and Judisch & Judisch out...
December 30, 2017 - 4:45pm
September 1, 2017
Area Boys Soccer Briefs: Lake City tops K-M
Luke Meincke's hat trick propelled Lake City to a 5-4 victory over Kasson-Mantorville on Tuesday. The Tigers had leads of 1-0 and 4-1 before the KoMets stormed back to tie the game 4-4. And that was the least of the offense with the teams combining for 41 shots on goal. Lake City...
September 1, 2017 - 11:01am
June 2, 2017
Goggin and Drazkowski to discuss new laws
State Rep. Steve Drazkowski and Sen. Mike Goggin will hold town hall meetings throughout District 21 in early June. "There were many changes made during the 2017 session that will impact all Minnesotans, and I'd encourage all interested residents to attend the town meetings to learn...
June 2, 2017 - 5:11pm
April 8, 2017
Faces of the past: Susie Williamson Stageberg
Born on Jan. 30, 1877, to Norwegian parents, Susie Williamson Stageberg grew up an Iowa farm girl near Fort Dodge. She attended a rural school,...
April 8, 2017 - 1:00pm
March 31, 2017
Faces of the past: Arthur W. Parkin
The early agriculture years of Goodhue County were dominated by wheat and dairy. As the wheat boom began to slow, creameries still held strong....
March 31, 2017 - 6:00am
February 28, 2017
Pine Island choir to appear at Singing for Life
Choral Arts Ensemble will host its inaugural Singing for Life high school choral festival March 3-4 in Lourdes Chapel, Assisi Heights, in Rochester. Choral Arts Ensemble and a professional orchestra will partner with three regional high school choirs to rehearse and then present...
February 28, 2017 - 6:00pm
October 26, 2016
Arrest follows report of stabbing in Pine Island
A Pine Island man is facing a felony domestic assault charge after an alleged stabbing Monday, Oct. 24. Jasmine M. Johnson, 25, of Pine Island...
October 26, 2016 - 11:25am
September 9, 2016
Boys Soccer: PIZM falls to Byron, beats Caledonia
After blowing out Caldedonia a few days before, Pine Island/Zumbrota-Mazeppa ended up on the wrong side of a 9-0 loss to Byron on Tuesday. PIZM did get nine shots on goal, but could not handle the Bears' aggressive offense. PIZM plays again on Saturday, Sept. 10, in a home tilt against...
September 9, 2016 - 1:36pm
May 27, 2016
A graduation of appreciation
By Sandy Hadler Contributor PINE ISLAND — Keanan Peterson-Rucker was Pine Island’s first official student representative to the School Board. In the past, a student council member would report to the Board every month, but that was the only involvement. As that member last year,...
May 27, 2016 - 5:00pm
April 2, 2016
Comment period opens on high-speed rail
A bill introduced by State Sen. Matt Schmit to form an advisory group for high-speed rail in southeastern Minnesota advanced Thursday, a day after a private rail developer opened the public comment period for a proposed Twin Cities-to-Rochester line.
April 2, 2016 - 5:00pm
January 22, 2016
Blood drives coming to Cannon Falls, Pine Island
There will be blood donation opportunities in Cannon Falls and Pine Island next month. The American Red Cross has issued an urgent call for blood donors of all types, especially those with O, AB, B negative and A negative. •Riverwood Community Church, 5343 Highway 19 Blvd., Cannon...
January 22, 2016 - 5:00pm
August 8, 2015
Rail company speaks out
PINE ISLAND — A rail company spokeswoman made a surprise visit Thursday night at a meeting of southeastern Minnesota residents living in the...
August 8, 2015 - 8:00am
June 20, 2015
Pine Island schools recognized by MDE
Pine Island Elementary and Pine Island Middle School were two of 36 schools recognized Wednesday by the Minnesota Department of Education for successful work using Positive Behavioral Intervention and Supports. “I want to congratulate these 36 schools for finding innovative ways...
June 20, 2015 - 1:00pm
June 3, 2015
Pine Island boy injured in dog fight
Goodhue County sheriff’s deputies responding to a report Tuesday of two pit bulls fighting at a residence in Pine Island killed one of the dogs with a stun gun after it injured its owner and a 10-year-old boy. Authorities arrived at the residence after 11 a.m. and used water...
June 3, 2015 - 10:17am