News & Events

Volunteers Needed at New Horizon Thrift Store

The New Horizon Thrift Store is an all-volunteer organization that serves the Pine City area.  The store location relies on volunteers for the daily operations – sorting and organizing donations, pricing items, and managing sales.  As we move into the summer season, Jan Nettleton, store manager, reached out to let us know that they are […]

Succession Planning Workshop Coming May 23

Succession/Transition Planning: Where to Start? When to Start? How do we Value the Business? What are All the Options Available? How do we Pursue Them? The coming years will see the largest transfer of wealth – ever. Much of this wealth is tied to privately held businesses. For those with family members or individuals within the […]

2018 Pine City Ambassador Candidates

The newest candidates vying for the title of Pine City Ambassador have been active in the community the last several weeks.  Applications were turned in during the month of March and these ladies have spent some time reaching out to local businesses to invite them to sponsor them as a candidate in the annual event. […]

Spire Credit Union Grand Re-Opening Event

The Pine City branch for Spire Credit Union has been under construction the last several months as updates were made to both office spaces and the lobby entrance for the facility.  A special Grand Re-Opening celebration will be hosted on Wednesday, May 9th, from 2:00 – 4:00 PM.  Members are encouraged to stop by for […]

Ledin, Hofstad, Troth & Fleming Welcomes New Attorney

Katie M. Elliott has joined Ledin, Hofstad, Troth & Fleming as an associate attorney. Katie focuses her practice in family law, representing clients in divorce, child custody and support, maintenance and alimony, adoption, orders for protection and harassment restraining orders, and general practice. For a consultation, call 320-629-7537 or visit us online at

Registration Open for the Pine County Fair Parade

The Pine City Area Chamber of Commerce welcomes organizations, businesses, fire departments, and visiting communities to begin submitting their registration for the 2018 Pine County Parade.  The annual event is held in conjunction with the Pine County Fair and is scheduled for Saturday, August 4 at 4:00 PM. All registrations for this annual community event are […]

Pine County Fair Study Results Shared

On Monday, April 30th, the University of MN Extension Service provided a presentation to the various stakeholders involved in the 2017 Pine County Fair Attendee & Participant Assessment & Economic Value study.  The following details were provided as part of the Executive Summary shared with those in attendance: Like many county fairs, the Pine County […]