Rockford will crown its new senior ambassadors at a 3 p.m. ceremony on Sunday, Aug. 10, the last day of this year’s three-day Rockford River Days celebration. This year’s ambassador candidates are Cassandra Adams-Reyna, Madison Dramen, Emily Eberspacher, Annika Jensen and Monica Orth. The Rockford River Days Ambassador Program is a nonprofit scholarship program put [...]

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The Osseo-Maple Grove American Legion invites all veterans to join the club in support of fellow veterans and the community. The Legion has been community partner for 95 years, making it the second longest serving service organization in the community, with the Osseo Fire Department being the first. The Legion supports many children and youth [...]

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Mikayla Erickson will represent Rockford in the Friday, July 25, competition for the crown of Minneapolis Aquatennial Queen of the Lakes. The daughter of Andrea and Mike Erickson, she is a 2013 Rockford Senior Ambassador. She will compete against 53 other young women from across Minnesota. A 2014 Rockford High School graduate, Erickson is a [...]

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The Greenfield City Council, Tuesday, July 15, learned that the Metropolitan Council has decided to delay extension of sanitary sewers to Loretto for three years — a decision that could get Loretto in trouble with the Environmental Protection Agency and Minnesota Pollution Control Agency. State Rep. Jerry Hertaus, R-Greenfield, stopped by his home city and [...]

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BY DAVE PEDERSEN The Rockford River Bandits started the Class C Region 12 amateur baseball playoffs where it left off in the regular season. Rockford dominated Montrose 15-3 Sunday for a second straight victory and gain momentum for the playoffs that started Wednesday, July 23 against Montrose. The River Bandits also rolled over Buffalo 10-0 [...]

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The Maple Grove City Council was updated about some upcoming projects at its Monday, July 21 meeting. Those projects include Cedar Island water quality improvements and the bridge replacement along County Rd. 101 at the south fork of Rush Creek. Mayor Mark Steffenson also administered the oath of office to two of the newest Maple [...]

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Hennepin County awards city with $139,737 ERF grant The city of Osseo has received a $139,737 Environmental Response Fund (ERF) Grant from Hennepin County. The grant was officially approved at the July 17 Hennepin County Board of Commissioners meeting. The grant will be used on the Five Central project site, just north of the corner [...]

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By Jake Schroer Crow River News Sports   Albertville suffered three tough losses while trying to move up in the North Star League playoff race. Against Monticello, the Villains got off to a good start with a 5-1 lead by the second inning. The Polecats responded in the third and fourth to cut the lead [...]

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By Jake Schroer Crow River News Sports   Eight runs down was not the way the St. Michael Saints wanted to start Sunday’s game against league rival Rogers. Saints pitching struggled early in the game as Rogers built an 8-0 lead. The turning point came when Aaron Sperl came into the game. Sperl would shut [...]

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