The Trunk or Treat team would like to thank New Horizons Thrift Store for once again sponsoring this community event. Thank you to all of the adults and children that came out on Oct. 31 to trick-or-treat at each trunk.

Say farewell to Helen Clarke on Oct. 26, 2 -4 p.m. at ORLC, 825 Golf Avenue SW. Helen has spent her life serving this community. Come show your appreciation.

I would like to thank Mary Jo and Dave Mettler for nominating me for Pine City Citizen of the Year.

Barrett Davis Odencrans was born on Aug. 21, 2019, at Welia Health. He weighed seven pounds, six ounces and was 20-1/2 inches long. His parents are Mandy and Michael Odencrans of Ogilvie. Barrett is welcomed home by siblings Cooper, 8, and Revyn, 18 months. His grandparents are Terry and Lin…

Berkleigh Lea Rae Hecht was born on Aug. 21, 2019, at Welia Health. She weighed eight pounds, nine ounces and was 21 inches long. Her parents are Mackenzie Caza and Jordan Hecht of Hinckley. Berkleigh is welcomed by grandparents Joe and Jenny Caza of Brook Park, and Theresa Hecht of Pine City.

Bernard Michael Rydberg was born on Aug. 15, 2019, at FirstLight Health System. He weighed eight pounds, 11 ounces and was 21-1/2 inches long. His parents are Sarah and Michael Rydberg of Pine City. Bernard is welcomed home by siblings Eleanor, 7, and Tilda, 4. His grandparents are Daryl and…

Olivia Ellen Jennrich was born on Sept. 1, 2019, at Mercy Hospital, Coon Rapids. She weighed seven pounds, eight ounces and was 22-1/4 inches long. Her parents are Andrew and Anna Jennrich of St. Francis. Olivia is welcomed by grandparents Denise Jennrich and Mark and Mary Kriz. Her great-gr…

Elliott Henry Gardner was born on Aug. 1, 2019, at FirstLight Health System. He weighed eight pounds, four ounces and was 20 inches long. His parents are Christopher and Stephanie Gardner of Mora. Elliott is welcomed home by siblings Evan, 22, Alexis, 21, Aryssa, 17, Adam, 17, Emily, 14, and…

Braxton John McIalwain and Lily Grace McIalwain were born on Aug. 14, 2019, at FirstLight Health System. He weighed six pounds, six ounces and was 20-1/2 inches long. She weighed seven pounds, one ounce and was 21 inches long. Their parents are Rachel Wiener and Brian McIalwain of Ogilvie. B…

George David Rioux was born on Aug. 11, 2019, at FirstLight Health System. He weighed eight pounds, four ounces and was 21-1/2 inches long. His parents are Cheyanne Chaffee and Charles Rioux of Isle. George is welcomed by grandparents Guy and Diann Chaffee, Chuck Rioux and Bridget Hollinger.

Daniel Nelson Holcombe was born on July 31, 2019, at FirstLight Health System. He weighed nine pounds, seven ounces and was 21 inches long. His parents are Justyna and Steven Holcombe of Mora. Daniel is welcomed by grandparents Elzbieta and Leszek Obrzut of Lake Zurich, Illinois and Diana an…

We would like to thank the more than 40 local businesses that contributed to our silent auction held Saturday, Aug. 17. The event was a huge success thanks to all of you.

Elijah Kristofor Moulton was born on July 2, 2019, at FirstLight Health System. He weighed eight pounds, 11 ounces and was 20-1/2 inches long. His parents are Kris and Megan Moulton of Pine City. Eli is welcomed by grandparents Randy and Betty Herges of Ogilvie, Ron and Ellen Lauer of Rock C…

Castiel James Alexander Bare was born on July 7, 2019, at FirstLight Health System. He weighed eight pounds, six-and-a-half ounces and was 20-1/2 inches long. His parents are Kaila Nicole Moritz and Justice David Madison Bare of Hinckley and Salisbury, North Carolina. Castiel is welcomed hom…