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Site would be opposite ball fields The Corcoran City Council, Thursday, June 13, reviewed a proposal from Peachtree Partners LLC for 249 homes on 103.3 acres and granted the developer the first of many approvals that would be needed for the subdivision to become a reality. Peachtree requested an amendment to the city’s comprehensive plan [...]

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Former Rogers High School student Reid Sagehorn Tuesday, June 10, filed a lawsuit against the school district and Rogers police chief. The lawsuit cites “harm to his reputation and standing in the community, mental distress, shame, humiliation and embarrassment” and requests monetary damages “against Police Chief Jeffrey Beahen for defamation.” The lawsuit was in response [...]

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Rockford High School held its 97th annual commencement ceremony on Thursday, June 5, in the Rockford Community Center. Speakers included Senior Class President Ellen Paatela and teacher Julie Merila, who gave the faculty address. The Rockford High School Band and A Cappella Choir also gave performances. As a tradition, the Senior Choir performed its final [...]

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Rockets finish 24-3 after defeating New Ulm and Hawley BY DAVE PEDERSEN SUN PRESS NEWSPAPERS Rockford’s 3-0 victory over two-time defending state softball champion New Ulm to open the Class 2A tournament Friday was tempered by a 1-0 loss to LeSueur-Henderson in the semifinals. The Rockets may have lost a shot at the state title, [...]

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BY DAVE PEDERSEN SUN PRESS NEWSPAPERS Jordan O’Reilly was laughing at his three rookie Rockford relay team members earlier this track and field season, but was smiling with them after the 4×200 relay finished second at the State Class A track and field meet Saturday at Hamline University in St. Paul. O’Reilly was the only [...]

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The Maple Grove Days celebration will once again feature the popular hunt for the medallion. The cash prize for finding the maple leaf shaped medallion is $500 from the Lookout Bar & Grill. Clues for the medallion hunt will be published each Thursday in the Osseo-Maple Grove Press, as well as on the Maple Grove [...]

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Dominium withdraws town home application The Medina City Council, Tuesday, June 3, was poised to review a proposal from Dominium for an affordable rental town home project that would have been located on property on Clydesdale Trail, north of the Medina Entertainment Center. Then at the start of the meeting, Mayor Elizabeth Weir announced that [...]

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