Pine County

Pine County, Minnesota

315 Main St S Suite 9
Pine City, MN 55063
Phone: (320) 629-5634
Fax: (320) 629-5762
www.pinecounty.org

On the central eastern border of MN, northeast of Saint Paul; established Mar 1, 1856 (prior to statehood) from unorganized lands; annexed Buchanan County in 1861. Name Origin: For the extensive forests of red (Norway) and white pine, and possibly for the Pine lakes and river in the county

Area (sq mi):: 1434.57 (land 1411.04; water 23.52) Population per square mile: 20.20
Population 2005: 28,485 State rank: 37 Population change: 2000-20005 7.40%; 1990-2000 24.80% Population 2000: 26,530 (White 93.10%; Black or African American 1.30%; Hispanic or Latino 1.80%; Asian 0.30%; Other 4.00%). Foreign born: 1.10%. Median age: 38.40
Income 2000: per capita $17,445; median household $37,379; Population below poverty level: 11.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,757-$22,718
Unemployment (2004): 6.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): -1.40% Median travel time to work: 30.20 minutes Working outside county of residence: 39.60%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Senator Cortez Mastos legislation provides technical corrections and fixes to better implement the previously enacted Lincoln County and White Pine County lands bills, the Lincoln County Land Act of 2000 (LCLA) and Lincoln County Conservation, Recreation and Development Act of 2004 (LCCRDA).
Harrison Streets new holdings include a medical building in the small town of Sandstone in Pine County, which is one of three locations operated by a local chain called the Gateway Family Health Clinic.
Midway Gold poured the first gold at its open-pit, heap leach Pan project in White Pine County, Nevada in late March.
Gold company Midway Gold (MDW:TSX)(MDW:NYSE-MKT) on Monday updated the construction of its first open pit, heap leach project, called the Pan Project, in White Pine County, Nevada.
Pine County authorities ended up charging a 16-year-old alleged accomplice in juvenile court with three counts of first-degree burglary related to the break-in.
Lake Lena is a small Ojibwe community in Pine County, Minnesota, now part of the Mille Lacs Band.
The contract has been signed to acquire 100 percent of 76 un-patented mining claims in White Pine County in eastern Nevada.
The proposed transmission line, which was part of the company's original plan for the Ely Energy Center coal plant in White Pine County, will be designed to transport electricity from renewables and other energy production facilities in both northern and southern Nevada.
In Nevada, populations occur in three distinct areas: the Toiyabe Mountain Range in Nye County (Toiyabe subpopulation), the Ruby Mountain and Jarbidge-Independence Ranges in Elko County (Northeast subpopulation), and the Deep Creek drainage in White Pine County, Nevada, and Toole County, Utah (West Desert population).
What do Conocino County, Arizona, Catron County, New Mexico, and White Pine County, Nevada, have in common?
This opportunity for us to get the railroad back as a functioning railroad is going to be the catalyst to some major economic development for us,'' said John Chachas, chairman of the governing body for White Pine County.
A slightly smaller version of the project would omit the Snake Valley groundwater basin in White Pine County, reducing the pipeline's length to 416 miles and the cost to about $1.