Relay for Life volunteering opportunity Volunteers are needed to help plan the 2015 Chisago County American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life. Come to Trinity Lutheran Church in North Branch 6:30-8 p.m. Nov. 13 to be part of the beginning planning stages for the Relay for Life, which will take place 5 p.m.-1 a.m. July 24. […]
Benefit with food and entertainment for Jenny Ring set for Nov. 15 at American Legion in North Branch Jenny is strong in her faith. She loves life. She believes every day is a blessing for everyone. At 31, this native of North Branch is living life to the fullest, having gone skydiving for the first time […]
Millions of people across the United States are victims of fraud every year, which equates to billions of dollars stolen, according to information from the American Association of Retired Persons Fraud Watch Network. It is estimated that someone’s identity is stolen every two seconds in the United States. These are certainly frightening statistics, but there […]
The North Branch City Council Oct. 27 took some time during its regular meeting to address a Facebook post that alleged all four of the council members and the mayor met at a resident’s house, and that the meeting was confirmed by an on-duty police officer. “In consultation with the city attorney, we recommended that […]
Chisago County 4-H had its annual banquet Oct. 28 and numerous members were presented with awards for their outstanding service and accomplishments with the organization.
Buckthorn is known to be an extremely invasive shrub or small tree in the understory of woods. Buckthorn crowds out native species by taking away space, nutrients, sunlight, and water. There are a number of reasons these species are so invasive. One, they are tolerant to many types of soil and moisture contents. Two, they […]