Coon Rapids Police Chief Brad Wise has issued a chili champion challenge and declared a cook-off contest May 18 at the Coon Rapids VFW.
Benny Arechiga is not only a hero to his family, friends and the United States for his service in the U.S. Army during World War II, but also to the country of France.
More than 1,000 tickets were sold for the all-you-can-eat waffle breakfast hosted by the Coon Rapids North Star Lions Club at the Coon Rapids VFW Sunday morning.
Matt Lerdahl has won the Coon Rapids VFW Voice of Democracy contest not just once, but three times.
Two of the funniest guys who’ve ever lived in your neighborhood take the stage for a New Year’s Eve comedy show at the Coon Rapids VFW. Laughter begins at 8 p.m.
“Elvis Presley” was in the house at the Coon Rapids VFW Sunday afternoon.
Coon Rapids VFW Ladies Auxiliary member Maria King will be hosting a book signing of her latest book, “A Legacy of Service: The History of the Coon Rapids VFW,” from 3-5 p.m. Dec. 15 and 5-7 p.m. Dec. 18 at the Coon Rapids VFW.