By Bruce Strand Elk River Star News The Eastview Lightning were too hot to handle for Rogers Dec. 9, beating the Royals 80-64 in Apple Valley. Led by Drew Guebert with 25 points and Keegan Dickson with 18, the Lightning (4-1) shot 17-for-17 on free shots, 11-for-26 on three’s and 15-for-25 inside ...Read More
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Rockford-Delano boys hockey nips Buffalo BY DAVID PEDERSEN Crow River News The Rockford-Delano-Buffalo girls hockey team split two games against state-ranked teams last week. The 4-0 loss to No. 5 Dodge County Saturday ended an eight-game Bison win streak following a season opening setback. First ca...Read More
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BY DAVE PEDERSEN CROW RIVER NEWS New Rockford gymnastics coach Dave Parkin boasts that he can teach his new team new tricks because he has done them himself. Parkin comes to the Rockets with a wealth of experience in the sport, starting when first competing at age 3. As a club gymnast he competed at...Read More
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BY DAVID PEDERSEN CROW RIVER NEWS Rockford has had a couple outstanding performers in the early boys basketball season, but needs more balance in consistency to find more wins. The Rockets lost both games played last week, 64-54 to No. 7-ranked Eden Valley-Watkins and 68-53 to Kimball Area. However,...Read More
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Construction of many new homes in Medina is making it possible for the city of Medina to reduce its overall property tax rate from 25.5 percent in 2014 to 23.6 percent in 2015. Meanwhile, the city’s property tax levy will increase from $3,428,080 in 2014 to $3,501,811 in 2015. The Medina City Coun...Read More
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Officer placed on leave The Medina Police Department has released the identity of the Medina Police officer involved in the Dec. 4 shooting of a man wielding a machete near the Ling Inn Motel, 2382 Highway 55 in Medina, and the man has been charged in Hennepin County Court on two counts related to t...Read More
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A Delano man is dead after his pickup truck collided head-on with a second pickup truck Tuesday, Dec. 9, on Highway 12 at Spring Avenue in Maple Plain. Kevin Orr, 55, of Delano, was pronounced dead at the scene. James Mika, 29, of Maple Plain, was treated by North Memorial paramedics for non-life-th...Read More
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by Alyssa Krekelberg Sun Newspapers The Rockford City Council expressed their gratitude to the Hanover Athletic Association during their last meeting before accepting a $50,000 check from the association, which will be used for the new Rockford ice-skating rink. The council also adopted the 2015 bud...Read More
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