BY DAVE PEDERSEN CROW RIVER NEWS Rockford bounced back from a football loss the week before and came back from a 12-6 second half deficit to defeat Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa 18-12 Friday. The Rockets had lost at Maple Lake 45-15 for Homecoming. It was also Homecoming at BBE. The game was very windy with gusts reported up [...]
By Matthew Davis Sun Post Newspapers For the parents of senior boys soccer players at Champlin Park on senior night, they had a first-hand taste of their son’s previous four games – all overtime contests. “We’ve hit our stride,” Rebels coach Scott Dossett said after a 3-2 overtime win against Armstrong on Thursday, Sept. 18. [...]
By Matthew Davis Sun Post Newspapers Champlin Park did not have much time to lick any wounds from a 43-14 loss to third-ranked Class 6A Maple Grove on Friday, Sept. 20. Elk River’s football team is just around the corner with their tricky, high-powered offense. The Elks (4-0, 4-0 Northwest Suburban) have run over everyone [...]
By Joe Nathan Guest Columnist Sean McComb, recently named 2014 National Teacher of the Year, has given one of the best speeches I’ve ever read about what teachers can and often do accomplish. As he told thousands of other educators gathered at the National Education Association conference: “When those children come through the school [...]
Two Hennepin County district judge positions are contested on the Tuesday, Aug. 12, primary ballot.
Minnesotans will go to the polls Tuesday, Aug. 12, for the 2014 primary election. Hennepin County residents will see two contested judgeships on their ballots. Twelve candidates have filed for two open judge positions in the 4th District Court, which encompasses all of Hennepin County. These races are non-partisan. Seven candidates are seeking the Dist. [...]
By Bruce Strand Elk River Star News Devin Waters, one of the leaders of Rogers’ 2010 state runner-up football team, is back on the gridiron this summer as a defensive end for the St. Paul Pioneers. “I’m having a blast,” said the 6-foot-2, 255-pound Waters, who had four sacks in one game and two [...]