I would like to thank all first responders including the ambulance crew for their quick response at the time of my recent heart attack. Also, thanks to all who have expressed well wishes since I returned home.

The Snake River Valley Conservation Club wishes to thank all of the participants who came out to our annual ice fishing contest, also, all of the businesses and individuals who generously donated prizes and gifts of money. A special shout out to our event organizer, Gary Bue, Brad and Joyce …

Aurora Mae Hope Lundberg was born on Jan. 21, 2020, and weighed six pounds, seven ounces and was 19 inches long. Her parents are Xavier and Charlene Lundberg of Pine City. Aurora is welcomed home by her brothers Jeffery and Evan Bowerman. Her proud grandparents are David Herrick and Cindy We…

Lillian Joanne Carlson was born on Dec. 3, 2020, in Wyoming, Minnesota. She weighed seven pounds, two ounces and was 20 inches long. Her parents are Ricky Carlson and Alyssa Hollan of North Branch. Lillian is welcomed home by big sister Ember Carlson. Her grandparents are Joe and Val Chapman…

Emma Blake Hagen was born on Sept. 29, 2019, at Welia Health System. She weighed six pounds, seven ounces and was 20 inches long. Her parents are Will and Maya Hagen of Braham. Emma is welcomed home by siblings Will, 5, and Raelynn, 3. Her grandparents are Shawn and Beth Lelanek of Elk River…

The family of Harold Taylor would like to say thank you to all the First Responders, the Sandstone Essentia Health Hospital, Swanson Funeral home, Pine City Pizza Pub, the Flower Box, Josh Mohr, many friends, family and neighbors for all the love and support during this difficult time.  Haro…

The University of Wisconsin-Madison has recognized Eric Paget of Pine City who has been named to the dean’s list for the fall semester of the 2019-2020 academic year.

Ella Margaret Berg was born on Sept. 27, 2019, at Welia Health System. She weighed seven pounds, nine ounces and was 20-1/4 inches long. Her parents are Ben Berg and Leah Cheney of Ogilvie. Ella is welcomed home by siblings Marrisa Berg, 10, Avery Dahlberg, 7, and Adaylnn Dahlberg, 6. Her gr…

The Salvation Army  Red Kettle Campaign thanks all the donors and volunteer bell ringers for another great season of giving.

We want to thank everyone for all the kindness shown to us in the loss of our husband, father, son, brother and uncle.

James Oliver Lilleboe was born on Sept. 23, 2019, at Welia Health System. He weighed seven pounds, one ounce and was 20 inches long. His parents are Travis and Cynthia Lilleboe of Mora. James is welcomed home by siblings Dezarae Darsie, 17, and Randy Lilleboe, 8. His grandparents are Orville…

Deklin Philip Pavlak was born on Sept. 25, 2019, at Welia Health System. He weighed six pounds, three ounces and was 20 inches long. His parents are Dustin Say and Ravin Pavlak of Mora. Deklin is welcomed by grandparents Shelly and Vince Pavlak and Julie Say.

Kaelyn Zoey Grace Peterson was born on Sept. 4, 2019, at Welia Health System. She weighed seven pounds, zero ounces and was 20 inches long. Her parents are Chantel Lodrigue and Zach Peterson of Brook Park. Kaelyn is welcomed home by big sister Kylie, 15. Her grandparents are Jade and Lauri W…

Kenadee Jean Johnson was born on Sept. 17, 2019, at Welia Health System. She weighed eight pounds, one ounce and was 19-1/2 inches long. Her parents are Ryan and Melina Johnson of Brook Park. Kenadee is welcomed home by sibling Abbigail Johnson, 8. Her grandparents are James Ertle of Baldwin…

Carter Anthony Dahlberg was born on Sept. 16, 2019, at Welia Health System. He weighed nine pounds, .06 ounces and was 21 inches long. His parents are Megan Blum and Bryan Dahlberg of Bock. Carter is welcomed home by siblings Connor, 10, and Baely, 8. His grandparents are Anthony and Roxanne…

McKenzie Kloeckl, of Pine City, has been inducted into the National Society of Leadership and Success at Bemidji State University. Students are selected for membership based on academic standing and leadership potential.

Kooper Wayne Fore was born on Aug. 27, 2019, at Welia Health System. He weighed six pounds, eight ounces and was 20 inches long. His parents are Desiree and Dominick Fore of Mora. Kooper is welcomed home by siblings Carter, 5, and Kaine, 3. His grandparents are Rachel and Jeremy of Mora, Kim…

Kendall Jo Jensen was born on Aug. 24, 2019, at Welia Health System. She weighed 10 pounds, 10 ounces and was 20-3/4 inches long. Her parents are Adam and Makala Jensen of Pine City. Kendall is welcomed by grandparents Brenda Kubesh of Sandstone, David Lightfoot of Forest Lake, Ovid and Lind…

Heidi Jo Mork was born on Aug. 25, 2019, at Welia Health System. She weighed seven pounds, 6.8 ounces and was 21-3/4 inches long. Her parents are Joe and Megan Mork of Ogilvie. Heidi is welcomed by grandparents Jean and Troy

Eddison Fritz Berkholz was born on Aug. 24, 2019, at Welia Health System. He weighed nine pounds, 12 ounces and was 22-1/2 inches long. His parents are Neil Berkholz and Jessica Benjamin of Isle. Eddison is welcomed by grandparents Ivana Benjamin of Isle, Trek Jellum of Winsted, Terry-Lynn B…

Willa Rae Hood was born on Aug. 27, 2019, at Welia Health System. She weighed six pounds, 4-1/2 ounces and was 19-1/2 inches long. Her parents are Alicia Remer and Kevin Hood. Willa is welcomed home by siblings Eli, 12, Cameron, 11, Brody, 10, Hadley, 4, and Alivia, 1. Her grandparents are R…

Tucker Craig Haugrud was born on Nov. 19, 2019, at Welia Health System. He weighed eight pounds, seven ounces and was 21 inches long. His parents are Trevor Haugrud and Katie Koppy of Rush City and Pine City. Tucker is welcomed by grandparents Stephanie Schutz and Steven Kurak of Pine City, …

Lance Kevin Benjamin was born on Nov. 11, 2019, at Welia Health System. He weighed five pounds, 10 ounces and was 19-1/4 inches long. His parents are Micah and Shania of McGrath. Lance is welcomed home by half sister Kaitlyn, 14. His grandparents are Crystal of Minneapolis, Kevin of St. Paul…