This week

Pine County Board meetings new location

Pine County Board meetings will be at 10 a.m. at the courthouse boardroom, in Pine City, for the first meeting of the month. The second meeting will be on third Tuesday of the month, at 10 a.m., at the  North Pine Government Center in Sandstone. Check the Pine County website for possible changes

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Scenic Kettle River

The Scenic and historic Kettle River winds its way through Pine County. It provided power for the the sandstone quarry in Sandstone, Minnesota during the late 1800s and early 1900s. Above left: Up river from the boat launch at the old quarry which is now known as Robinson Park. Above right: Down river from the boat launch.