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Tuesday, June 15, has been selected as Good Roads Day this year. In these days of large ideas about highway construction, when the wheelbarrow and the rake have given place to the steam shovel, the tractor and the building of roads in a large way, when the old fashioned methods of tinkering with the...Read More
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The Union has reliable information to the effect that work will be begun at once upon the electrification of the Minneapolis, Anoka & Cuyuna range railroad, that new electric cars for the same are now in process of construction and that the Minneapolis street railway company will at once extend its ...Read More
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Work was begun last week upon the final sections of the concrete stadium at Park Theatre. Public spirited men and women of Anoka guaranteed the funds advanced for the purpose of building the first section last year and have already received a part payment back on their guarantees. These payments wer...Read More
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The local champions of last year were put over the hurdle Sunday in a practice game with the Fords losing out 5 to 1. The team showed class in spots and with a few positions strengthened, more practice and polish, the team will be a hard one to beat. Swanson, a southpaw, showed class and plenty of s...Read More
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Saturday night George, Frank and John Tauer, all of the Town of Blaine and residing just west of Rice Lake were arrested by Sheriff Pratt charged with selling liquor without a license. Frank Tauer was given 45 days in jail without the option of a fine. George Tauer pled not guilty and is set for tri...Read More
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Public library added long list of volumes to shelves for patrons. It’s the second lot this year. The interest in the library has shown remarkable increase lately. More books are being borrowed each month. Following is the list of new books. ...Read More
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Get the road drags, shovels and rakes into play again. It is time that “maintenance” is being administered to the highways. The spring traffic, thawing highways and lack of attention will soon raise havoc with the work done last year. Road dragging right now can be made more effective and will...Read More
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The Anoka Greenhouse Company will have on display and for sale, a choice showing of cut flowers and potted plants suitable for Easter. Special pains have been taken to make this exhibition of great interest and value to our friends. Rare plants of unusual beauty will make your visit a pleasure....Read More
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Home and School Association of Anoka organized here. Thursday evening about fifty people gathered at Library Hall to form a parents’ and teachers’ association. After talking over school affairs it was decided to perfect the organization with the above name. Mrs. A.E. Giddings was elected preside...Read More
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The following petition calling for a vote on the question of license or no license was filed last week, the purpose being to vote squarely on the question of wet or dry. If the city votes dry, no license to sell intoxicating liquors can be granted by the Commission, nor can anyone secure a governmen...Read More
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A highly enjoyable meeting of the Ramsey Farmer’s Club was held Thursday evening at the home of Mr. and Mrs. W.H. Bradley in North Ramsey. About sixty were present. The program consisted of two piano solos by Miss Goodrich, “Sing Me the Rosary” by a quartette, an address by L.O. Jacob on dairy...Read More
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