Chisago County area

Nutrition educator The We R Able support group invites area residents to a special presentation Feb. 6, 1:30 p.m. at the Chisago County Senior Center, 38790 6th Ave., North Branch.  Hope Mouton, community nutrition educator through the county extension office, is the guest.  Her goal is to promote healthy eating and to inform area residents […]

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Lakes & Pines Community Action Council, Inc., has been awarded $700,000 in grant funds from the Minnesota Housing Finance Agency to administer a Rental Rehabilitation Deferred Loan Pilot Program.  These grant funds are to be used to rehabilitate approximately 22 rental properties within the city limits of: Aitkin, Cloquet, Carlton, Hinckley, Pine City, North Branch, […]

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Volunteer reservists  The Chisago County Sheriff’s Office will be accepting applications for volunteer reserve during the month of January. The qualifications along with an application can be found on the Chisago County website. No application will be looked at after Jan. 31, so get your applications in now. A reserve academy will ensue in the […]

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Santa Lucia party in Rush City In the darkness of December the Scandinavian countries provide a remedy for more light.  They celebrate by remembering Santa Lucia, who is said to have worn a crown of candles in her hair as she brought food and drink to starving people in Sweden.  Join We R Able in […]

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If you’re worried about the cost of fuel then be sure to mail in your fuel assistance application, Lakes & Pines Community Action Council encourages residents of Chisago and neighboring counties. The Energy Assistance Program provides help in paying a portion of heating and electric costs. Income eligible homeowners, renters who pay for their own […]

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Free classes for those who care for children Are you a family, friend, or neighbor that regularly cares for someone else’s children while they are working or job searching? If so, you are invited to attend free CPR/First Aid classes and SIDS/Shaken Baby classes in October or November. Classes will be held in Pine City, […]

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