Need to paint the caboose this spring - let us know if you would like to help

Current Projects:

            ·     Glen A. Glover Glass Plate Negative Conversion Project

·         Pine River Journal Digitization Project (1935-1948 – Phase I)

·         Pine Tree Blaze                        1901 to 1913 on 7 microfilm reels

·         Pine River Sentinel                    1904 to 1913 on 5 microfilm reels

·         Pine River Sentinel Blaze           1913 to 1931 on 17 microfilm reels

·         Pine River Journal                     1935 to June 2008 on 63 reels (stopped microfilming newspapers)

·         John M. Rohr Film – 16mm Film to DVD Digital Conversion Project (71 Reels of Films)

·         Walking Tour Phase II – 16 additional locations

·         M&I Railway Interpretive Project (model railroad)

·         All-in-One Interactive Kiosk System

·         PastPerfect© Museum Software Implementation

·         Pine River Fire Department - 100 years of history (Book)

·         Reprint - Logsleds to Snowmobiles - 100 years of Pine River History (Book)

·         Pine River Area Transportation History (Book)

· Research old newsprint, city & fire department minute books
· Fire Department Centennial Celebration (March 24, 2011)
· A pictorial history of Pine River / Photo Archive
· City of Pine River, MN Walking Tour – Phase One
· Terry McGaughey Memorial

· Depot Interior Renovation

Projects on Hold: 
· Relcation of Water Tank foundation - replicate tank and spout 
· Fire Engine Structure – hard surface walkways, up-lighting, display shelves

Future Projects:
· Book of transportation history to sell

· Legion Member Photo Identification – scan the existing photos that the Legion Club has, then see if people can identify who is in the photo, what branch of service they were in, and what year(s).
· Area Church History – gather photographic archives of the buildings, when and where they were constructed, any additions and in what year, and any fires in the building.
· PR Public School - history of the schools locations, any photos of the buildings, compile a set of yearbooks (does the school have a set?)
· Caboose Interior Renovation

Heritage Group North - 2011 Completed Projects

·         Walking Tour Phase I

·         Pine River Railway Depot

·         Interior Renovation

·         National Register nomination

·         Pine River Fire Department Centennial Celebration (March 24th, 2011)

·         Experience Works Program (850 hours of research)

 Heritage Group North - 2010 Completed Projects

·         Horse-drawn Fire Engine Display Structure

·         Pine River Railway Depot

·         Exterior Renovation Completed

·         Valspar Paint Grant (96 gallons)

·         Railroad Depot Visitor Guide – 1/3 page insert with updated info of HGN

·         Web Sites -, and created

 Heritage Group North - 2009 Completed Projects

·         Depot moved across trail and placed on basement foundation

·         1888 Caboose moved into place