On Tuesday, voters in the city of Anoka endorsed President Barak Obama for four more years in office. Unofficial results show Obama with 51.19 percent and Romney with 45.81 percent in the city.
What do Philadelphia and Anoka have in common? Both have a historic cracked bell – one proclaimed liberty and one announced fires.
The new 60,000 sqare-foot HealthPartners Riverway Clinic will soon be under construction on the former Castle Field site. It will be a state of the art facility. But who came before HealthPartners? Their earliest Anoka ancestors were doctors Giddings, Aldrich, Kline and Gates. The first doctor to locate in Anoka was Dr. A. W. Giddings [...]