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Farmer’s Market kicks off new season
Published May 20, 2016 at 7:59 am
Two M-8 losses for Tiger Baseball
Published May 17, 2016 at 8:20 pm
Princeton baseball could not slow down a hot Cambridge-Isanti squad on the very warm May 6 day at Solheim Veterans Stadium, and the rival Bluejackets left town with an 11-2 victory. Cambridge-Isanti mixed together two walks and two hits to open the game with a 3-0 lead. Princeton starter Jake...
Man dies from punch at Isle-area resort
Published May 16, 2016 at 12:28 pm
A Brooklyn Park man was being held in the Mille Lacs County Jail Monday on suspicion of first degree manslaughter charges after he threw what appears to be a deadly punch at a Mille Lacs Lake-area resort. David M. Stay, age 44 of Brooklyn Park, is accused of punching David M. Taute, age 46 of...
Dorr: A peek into Princeton’s past – streets, avenues once had names, not just numbers
Published May 12, 2016 at 11:37 am
No matter whether you have lived in Princeton for 50 years, for 25 years or for only six months, have you ever wondered what it would be like to have streets with interesting names instead of the north-south roads being numbered avenues and the east-west roads being numbered streets? Alright, we...
Dorr: Ban on travel to North Carolina by state’s college athletes lifted but it was a farce to begin with
Published May 6, 2016 at 10:52 am
Back in the first week of April an email from Gov. Mark Dayton’s office was received that said the governor was banning nonessential travel to Mississippi by state employees. That followed by a few days a similar ban on travel to North Carolina. Those directives from the governor’s...
Dorr: One-liners abound as it appears we’re stuck with Clinton and Trump as candidates
Published April 29, 2016 at 11:26 am
“Hillary or The Donald? The Donald or Hillary? It’s looking more and more like those will be our choices when the November election rolls around. (Tell me if you would have predicted that a year ago, or whenever it was that Donald Trump began his push for the Republican nomination.) And...
Dorr: Whether you were a fan or not, Prince will stand tall forever in the music world
Published April 23, 2016 at 11:32 am
The occasion was a high school baseball game on Thursday and someone said, “So, what are you going to write about Prince?” I was tempted to say that it had already all been said in the few hours since his death but instead answered that I wasn’t a fan. I hastened to add that I...
Ask a Trooper – Distracted driving: The next dangerous epidemic
Published April 19, 2016 at 1:27 pm
Question: With all this attention to distracted driving recently, I know that a person can “talk” on a cell phone while driving if they are 18 years old or older. I understand that it is illegal for anyone under that age to be “on a cell phone”. Does that apply to a “hands free”...
Published April 18, 2016 at 8:20 pm
The following incidents were reported to the Sherburne County Sheriff’s Department through Monday, April 11. The times listed are when an incident was reported, not necessarily when it occurred. report was compiled by Jeff Hage. Arrested: Kerstin Lee Halgrimson, 45 of Princeton for domestic...
Experience to benefit young Wolves team
Published April 11, 2016 at 8:20 pm
When Coach Heather Hoeck’s girls golf team takes to the greens for its first conference golf meet Monday, April 25 at Becker, she will be fielding one of Milaca’s more experienced teams in a few seasons. That’s because no seniors graduated from the 2015, and seven letter winners are returning...