Bob Paine Sr., left, and Roger Kalroos take a break from their workout routine at the Body Barn in Nebish. The two work out three times a week to improve their health. Pioneer Photo by Monte Draper
Here's to You -- Rural Nebish hog barn transformed into fitness center
Bodybuilder Pete Moen traveled to Bemidji 26 years ago to take part in the Mr. North Country competition in the old high school auditorium.
He won that title, and in 1984 and 1987, he added the Mr. USA title to his resume. Little did he know that he and his wife, Nancy, would someday call the North Country their home.
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