Affordable Housing Grants to Benefit Pine City Families and Individuals

A collaborative effort between Cambridge State Bank and the City of Pine City will create affordable housing opportunities for low-income families and individuals in Pine City this upcoming year. Cambridge State Bank and the City of Pine City partnered to help secure $336,000 in competitive Affordable Housing Program grant funds through the Federal Home Loan […]

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance

Tax time is one of the most critical moments in the financial lives of low-to-moderate income households. Lakes and Pines Community Action Council hosts the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program to provide free tax assistance to people who generally make up to $56,000 annually, senior citizens, persons with disabilities and/or limited English speaking taxpayers. […]

Yoga Classes at PTCC continue in 2020

Continuing Education & Customized Training with Pine Technical & Community College will continue the Beginner Yoga classes each month into the new year. An all level, unique Yoga class combining breath work and stretches for calming and restorative benefits. Release tension while gaining the benefit of stretching. We will break down Yoga poses for maximum […]

Snow Angels Project

A new community service project is launching in Pine City this month with a goal to reach individuals and/or families in need of some help during this holiday season. The Snow Angels Project is a program designed to spread holiday cheer to our local community. As a non-profit service group, 100% of any donations received […]

UMN Extension Offers Farm Rental Agreement Session

Landlords, Farmers, and Agri-Business Professionals are invited to attend this FREE information session on Monday, December 9th from 1:30 – 3:30 PM at the Rock Creek City Hall. Nathan Hulinsky, and Extension Educator in Ag Business Management, will provide several ways to determine a fair farm land rental rate for both parties. Read more about […]

Toys for Tots will kick off October 15

The Pine County Toys for Tots effort will kick-off as applications become available on Tuesday, October 15th. The deadline for return of applications is Friday, December 13th. Applications can be picked up and returned to any of these locations: Pine City:Family Pathways Food Shelf, 220 7th St SW Pine County Public Health & Human Services: […]

Apply Now to Become a Pine County Master Gardener

Applications are now being accepted to become a Pine County Master Gardener.  To apply now and until the October 1st deadline, call or email Terry Salmela, Pine County Master Gardener Coordinator at the Pine County Extension office at the Courthouse in Pine City at 800-657-38 13 Ext. #3 or 612-390-3149. His email is This is an opportunity […]

Summer Gardening Workshop, August 19th

Want to learn the best time to harvest your vegetables for their greatest nutrient value and what you can do with them?   Come to the Summer Gardening Workshop on Monday, August 19th at 6 p.m. at the Pine City Community Garden at 10 S. E. 3rd St. in Pine City.  Pine County Master Gardener Kara Nelson will show […]