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 [...]
Seven graduation ceremonies fell within seven days between Thursday, May 30 and Tuesday, June 4.
Andover senior Erik Santa loves sports and the Anoka-Hennepin Mustangs PI (physical impairment) team has given him an outlet to share his passion for the last the last six years.
Rugby is a sport that doesn’t get a lot of attention, but as Andover High School 2009 graduate and University of Minnesota-Duluth junior Andrew Godeen puts it, all it takes is one experience to get hooked.
Laser-sharp scalpels in hand, state legislators slash the budget, making deep incisions in attempts to reduce the deficit. Amputations sometimes result.
Anoka-Hennepin’s Pathways food shelf, which distributes food and other essentials to the district’s high schools, Jackson Middle School, Coon Rapids Middle School and Compass, is seeking donations and community partnerships.