News & Events

Welcome Lyn Lake Chiropractic, Waxberg Clinic

The Chamber Visit Team visited with Dr. Joel Blomberg last week at part of our outreach to new businesses in Pine City. Lyn Lake Chiropractic – Waxberg Clinic is a family-oriented health center that focuses on locating the cause of health problems, not just “treating” the symptoms. Learn more about this Pine City business on […]

Spring Grants Open for Pine City Non-Profits

The Greater Pine Area Endowment invites local non-profit organizations to submit grant requests for the upcoming spring review date.  The deadline for submission of grant applications is Midnight on Wednesday, March 31, 2021.  At the annual meeting last December, board members discussed the advantages to moving the application deadline one month earlier than what GPAE […]

Spire Credit Union Opens 2021 Scholarship Program

The SPIRE Scholarship Program recognizes academic achievement and community involvement. SPIRE is now accepting applications for the 2021 SPIRE Scholarship Program. A total of $5,000 in scholarships will be awarded: Three $1,000 scholarships for traditional students (graduating high school seniors). Two $1,000 scholarships for non-traditional students (returning to or continuing college). Applicants must complete an online application form and submit […]

Volunteer Opportunities at Family Pathways

Family Pathways Thrift Stores has opportunities for individuals or groups to volunteer at our stores. Our volunteers help accept and sort donations, stock shelves and create product displays. Volunteering at Family Pathways is a fun way to give back to your community. Family Pathways Thrift Stores follows Covid-19 safety guidelines to help keep our staff, […]

PCHS Theater offers virtual viewing of One-Act

The Pine City High School Theater Program is participating in the 2021 MSHSL One-Act Competition this weekend through a virtual contest. High school students in grades 9-12 are eligible to audition annually to be part of the team. “League rules for one-act limit participation to just 20 students with both actors and crew members counting […]

Fueling Growth Online: Getting Found & Making Sales

Small Small Business (SSB) has been helping small businesses throughout rural Minnesota, including Pine County. Among the many struggles facing most businesses is perhaps, the most critical: the need for an effective online presence. Some businesses don’t realize they need it; some know they need it but it’s too intimidating; some believe it will be […]

Currents and Currency: Coalition seeks to build economic strength across St. Croix watershed

In an economy trending toward ever-increasing automation, how can people living in the St. Croix watershed — a region built on lumbering, milling, and farming — ensure a vital economic future? This multifaceted question will inspire discussion when economic and community development groups gather online February 18 from 9:00-10:30, exploring ways to partner for success […]

Grants Available for Pine County Businesses, Deadline Feb 5th

Pine County businesses and non-profits impacted by the pandemic can apply to receive financial assistance to help with expenses incurred during the pandemic. Eligible businesses:• Business or non-profit with a physical presence in Pine County• $10,000 of revenue in 2019 or 2020• Documented financial hardship Eligible expenses:• Mortgage or rental payments• Communication or enforcement of […]