The 2014-15 girls’ hockey season is about the start and here is a primer on what to expect this season.
In a tightly contested race, Julie Trude has been elected as the next mayor of Andover.
Andover opened play in the Section 7AAA tournament with a 3-1 win over Grand Rapids Oct. 24 before succumbing to North Branch 3-1 in the semifinal round Oct. 29.
Two weeks earlier, Spring Lake Park handed Andover a 35-14 loss in the first and perhaps only Northwest Suburban Conference meeting after meeting in the section tournament each of the last two seasons. Each team won a section game by one point including the Huskies 33-32 win over Spring Lake Park last fall.
Led by senior Nathan Engstrom and junior Alec Lorimer, Andover secured one of two places in the Class AA boys state cross country meet with a runner-up finish at the Section 7AA meet.
Youth First Community of Promise is undergoing a massive shift behind the scenes, all in its quest to provide better neighborhood centers in Andover, Anoka and Ramsey where teenagers go to meet new friends and get the help they need.