Pinewood Golf Course

by Jim Boyle and Joni Astrup Star News staff The city-owned Pinewood Golf Course will not be opening this spring. The Elk River City Council made that decision by consensus in a work session March 17. It came after the City Council met in a closed session with legal counsel. The city is currently in [...]

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by Joni Astrup Associate editor Spring’s slow arrival is affecting everything from golf to the debut of Zimmerman’s new track. Zimmerman Middle-High School Activities Director Jaime Hilyar said they hoped to be on the school’s new nine-lane track by now, but this week it was still buried under close to two feet of snow. The [...]

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Click here to read about two men who golfed seven rounds in one day at Pinewood Golf Course in Elk River. by Joni Astrup Associate editor A Salt Lake City, Utah, man sunk a hole in one Sunday, Oct. 21, at Pinewood Golf Course in Elk River. Tracy Burton was in Elk River visiting family. [...]

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Click here to read about a recent hole in one at Pinewood. by Joni Astrup Associate editor Erik Haselius and Dave Butts golfed seven rounds in one day at Pinewood in Elk River, taking advantage of an all-you-can-golf deal. That’s 63 holes each. “One more nine-hole round and they would have played as many holes [...]

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by Joni Astrup Associate editor Rounds of golf played this season at Pinewood in Elk River are up significantly over a year ago, thanks to a warm and early spring. Pinewood opened on March 15 this year. In 2011 the course wasn’t able to open until April 12, due to a long winter and cold [...]

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