Coon Rapids High School Assistant Principal Tyrone Kindle, 53, died June 19 after a long battle with cancer.
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Taking it “one splash at a time,” former Coon Rapids Cardinal swimmer Jon McCarthy is realizing his passion to prevent drowning and returns June 8 from Nepal where he has been teaching children to swim.
A third place finish at the international science fair served as crescendo for Matthew Lerdahl’s high school career.
It’s the mid ‘50s and there’s no dancing, no loud music and no interracial dating allowed in a small midwestern town. But when a young, motorcycle riding roustabout arrives and shakes things up, lives in that small town take a dramatic turn.
Eager to bring joy to children lying in hospital beds or enduring medical treatments, members of Coon Rapids High School’s career and leadership exploration programs created more than three dozen teddy bears. The students let their imaginations run wild, building Barbie bears, Twins baseball bears, hockey player bears, princess bears, bunny bears and more.