The Lindstrom planning commission meeting to review a 100-plus unit rental housing complex, restaurant and marina on the west side of Lindstrom ran four and a half hours Monday this week. The project made it through this early phase of what promises to be a test of the city’s land use process.
This year’s North Branch Midsummer Parade Grand Marshal is a lifelong active community member who easily meets the criteria that a grand marshal ought to. He is the newly-elected North Branch Legion Post Commander and will be installed in July. He has served outside the Post in local government, and his professional background ...
The North Branch softball team lived up to their second seed billing, impressing everyone at the state softball tournament through their first two rounds of play in a 12-0 win over Holy Angels and a 3-1 win over Hill Murray.
North Branch Midsummer Days celebration takes place this week from Thursday, June 14 to Sunday, June 17. There is activites for all ages!!...People should not burn while the Red Flag War is in effect. Monitor mndnr.gov/burnrestrictions and follow @mnforestry on Twitter.
Chisago Lakes 8, Cloquet 6 After losing to Grand Rapids on Monday, June 4 in the Section 7AAA playoffs, the Wildcats found themselves on the brink of elimination two days later when they trailed the Cloquet Lumberjacks 6-0 going into the bottom of the fifth inning at Wade Stadium in Duluth. But the Wildcats rallied for three runs in the bottom of the fifth and five more in the bottom of the sixth to beat the Lumberjacks 8-6 and advance to Championship Day in the playoffs.
Students from Chisago Lakes representing Lakeside and Taylors Falls Elementary participated in the regional Math Masters of Minnesota Challenge at St. Croix Middle School, in Hammond, WI on April 20, 2018.
Leah Phifer has made the decision not to move her candidacy for 8th Congressional District representative forward into a DFL primary election. “My goal, since first declaring my candidacy in October 2017, has always been to win the DFL endorsement, bring new voices to the table and strengthen the party,” said Phifer. “A divisive primary season would only serve to weaken the party and distract from the issues affecting the people of the 8th District.”