Baumann reflects on life achievements Bill Baumann remembers returning to North Branch during the winter of 1984 after a basketball section championship game in Duluth. Fire trucks lined the streets and fans organized a welcome home party to celebrate the North Branch boys basketball team’s win over St. Francis for the section title. The head [...]
The Rush City seventh grade girls basketball team won first place at the Spooner tournament Nov. 16. The girls were 4-0 with victories over Boyceville, Unity, Spooner and Osceola. Pictured, from left: Elena Herberg, Jamie Guptill, Katie McDonald, Shawna Mell, Kaylyn Bowen, Brystin Lamont, Madelynn Hilton and Maggie Biermaier.
North Branch senior Erynn Downey looks to shoot against Minnehaha Academy last Friday night. The St. Francis/North Branch girls hockey team beat the Redhawks, 5-0, on the road to bring its record to 1-1. The Fighting Saints hosted Chisago Lakes on Tuesday night, then face Buffalo at home at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 23. [...]
Ethan Ellingson, of North Branch, bagged this big buck during the deer opener. The 9-point buck was 200 pounds.