Carrying the minority tag during the past session of the Minnesota Legislature didn’t bother eight-term Republican Rep. Jim Abeler of Anoka. In fact, it drove him.
Archive | June 6, 2013
Four area high schools were among 56 schools honored for accomplishments in musical theater in the 2012-13 SpotLight Musical Theater Program. Theater students from Andover, Anoka, Blaine and St. Francis high schools were celebrated at the eighth annual SpotLight Showcase June 3 held at the Orpheum Theatre in Minneapolis. The event is sponsored by Hennepin [...]
For the third time since 2008, the Coon Rapids High School baseball team won its section tournament.
Four area golf teams punched their tickets to their respective state tournaments May 30. Defending Class A boys’ champion Legacy Christian will return to Pebble Creek Golf Club to defend its title after capturing the Section 4A title, as did the Lions girls’ team, which cruised to a 15-stroke win over West Lutheran. Meanwhile, Andover [...]
One of the great honors a school district superintendent has to attend – and speak at – is graduation.
Violating its own rules To the Editor: “St. Francis council member questions bringing vote back to the table” by Karin Craig on May 10. Under Roberts Rules of Order, reconsider “can be made only by one on the prevailing side who has changed position or view. “If a motion has been either adopted or defeated [...]
Every time I hear some commentator or weather person call suburban communities “burbs,” I want to throw up.