Pine Grove Zoo
By Eric Beuning, Correspondent There’s something new prowling at the Pine Grove Zoo and it isn’t just the young bear exhibit. This year the Zoo will be hosting its first annual Zoo Fest Saturday, Oct. 4, from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. For the previous 12 years the Zoo hosted a Zoo Boo event for Ha...Read More
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By Tina Snell, Staff Writer On Saturday, Oct. 4, the Pine Grove Zoo will be holding a brand new fundraiser. Instead of the Zoo Boo this year, the first Zoo Fest will be the event to attend this fall. “Zoo Boo was 12 years old. So many other groups were holding Halloween parties, our attendance wa...Read More
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Quest for a zebra at Pine Grove Zoo continues By Terry Lehrke, News Editor  The Pine Grove Zoo has added another stripe of fundraising to Gage VanRisseghem’s “Sponsor a Stripe” venture to raise money to purchase a zebra for the zoo. Last year, the 11-year-old son of Brent and Angie VanRisseg...Read More
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Gage VanRisseghem inspired by zoo’s plan for a zebra and empowered by his family’s support “At a membership meeting at the Pine Grove Zoo, I saw their future plans and that they wanted to get a zebra,” said 11-year-old Gage VanRisseghem, son of Brent and Angie of Swanville. “When we walk...Read More
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