After facing each other as North Suburban Conference foes, St. Francis traveled to Spring Lake Park to open the 2014 volleyball season.
Behind 16 strikeouts over 7.1 innings by pitcher Matt Mossey, Blaine Fusion opened play in the Class B State Amateur Baseball Tournament with a 9-4 win over Duluth Xpress in Belle Plaine.
Banfill-Locke Center for the Arts is housed in the Banfill Tavern, a Greek Revival building built in 1847 along the banks of the Mississippi River where it runs through Fridley. Rumors and evidence of paranormal activity are prevalent in this historic site.
The Anoka Middle School for the Arts orchestra recently secured a $1,000 grant for its rendition of Taio Cruz’s hugely popular song “Dynamite.”