Opening Day at Peaceful Pines

Saturday, September 26th is Opening Day for the Peaceful Pines Pumpkin Patch & Apple Orchard in Pine City, MN. Owned and operated by Bill & Dawn Carpenter, Peaceful Pines Farm has become one of the favorite local destinations for families to enjoy the fall season. The Carpenters’ believe that family traditions are important, but understand […]

Small Business Grants Available

Pine County is just one week into the second round of grant applications for the CARES Act (The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act) disbursement efforts. Round 2 will close on September 30th at 10:00 PM. Businesses must have a physical presence in Pine County, and have fewer than 50 employees in order to […]

Part-time Maintenance at Civic Center

The Pine City Civic Center has current job postings available for the upcoming season. They are seeking 2 part-time ice maintenance workers. The purpose of the position to perform rink resurfacing, maintenance and janitorial tasks at the Pine City Civic Center. Work schedules are part time and primarily evenings and weekends. Perfect job for student […]

OHV Trail Atlas Now Available

Minnesota State Parks & Trails have updated their OHV Trail Atlas and copies are now available! The magazine publication features a state-wide directory of ATV/OHM/ORV trail locations. The 79-page publication also includes maps for each of the trails locations. Our office received a small quantity of these brochures for distribution locally. They can be picked […]

Non-Profit Organizations Can Apply for CARES grant

Pine County non-profits impacted by COVID-19 can apply to receive financial assistance to help with expenses incurred during the pandemic. Grants will be provided to non-profit businesses financially impacted by the pandemic and reimburse direct costs up to $5,000 per organization. Expenses must be related to responding to the COVID 19 pandemic. Eligible expenses include […]

Bingo with the Arts!

The Pine Center for the Arts will host a new event this year on Wednesday, September 9th. An evening of BINGO will take place at Three Twenty Brewing Co. where all prizes awarded for the evening will be local art pieces. This event is limited to 50 players and guests must be 18+ to play. […]

DEED Partners with Coursera for free training to businesses

The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) has partnered with Coursera to provide free career-focused, online learning resources to Minnesotans. Coursera offers 3,800 courses and training modules from over 200 top businesses and universities, including more than 60 courses from the University of Minnesota. These learning opportunities are aimed at preparing people for […]

September Special with Anytime Fitness

Now is the time to make sure your 2020 fitness goals are complete. Join a  clean and safe environment that provides all the support that you need.  September 1st through September 25th, you can join Anytime Fitness for just $1. Along with a community that will be there to support you, from a safe distance, […]