To be named a National Merit Scholarship semifinalist, 11th-grade students need to score in the top 1 percent of entrants from their state on the Preliminary SAT test as a junior. This year, Anoka-Hennepin schools have three such students.
Spring Lake Park is one tough team to compete with at Panthers Stadium.
Anoka found out first-hand how the first-year Northwest Suburban Conference team can play a tenacious brand of soccer in a 3-2 win Saturday afternoon.
A man arrested for shoplifting merchandise from the Coon Rapids Costco store had a prison sentence stayed and was placed on probation by Anoka County District Court after pleading guilty to a felony charge.
Youth First Community of Promise will hold its 12th annual Taste of Community event Thursday, Oct. 9. The fundraiser puts many local favorite restaurants under one roof, along with several new venues. It also includes a wine and beer tasting for one ticket price.
More than 100 hockey players from 58 Minnesota communities took part in the North American Hockey League’s 12th annual Showcase Tournament Sept. 17-20.