Winter sports at the high school level involves players who slice across the ice, sprint up and down the hardwood, perform flips and other nimble maneuvers on the mats and those who deftly dance. But there’s more to sports than just the acts that are performed on the athletes’ respective courts and in their gyms. [...]

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Lofboom records two wins, Carlson with winning run The Viking softball team faced Big Lake on the road on Thursday, and turned a 2-0 early deficit into a comeback win. North Branch tied things up at two in the bottom of the third inning when seniors Mikayla Carlson and Kaylee Lofboom and junior Kelsey Laffin [...]

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Steele captures first in two events The North Branch track team faced tough competition at the Lakeville North Mega Meet on Saturday. The Viking girls placed ninth of 16 teams on the day, while the boys took 12th of 16. Sophomore Rhianna Rinke earned second place in a field of 23  with a time of [...]

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The Chisago County Sheriffs Office is honoring the men and women who serve as public safety dispatchers during National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week, April 13-19. Launched in 1991, Telecommunicators Week was introduced to Congress by the Association of Public Safety Communications Officials International. The week has been dedicated to public safety telecommunicators who aid in [...]

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If giant hillbillies arm wrestling at various venues throughout the southern United States isn’t entertainment, I don’t know what is. Wait, check that; that’s not entertainment, it’s just sad. I wish I were making up the fact that there’s a show on cable and satellite television called “Game of Arms.” This reality show follows groups [...]

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A HONOR ROLL 7th Grade Belau, Logan A; Bengtson, Whitney A; Biermaier, Maggie A; Bowen, Kaylee A; Bowen, Kaylyn M; Chilson, Austin B; Dunn, Avianna P; Forcier, Kylie J; Grace-Cicero, Jillian B; Groh, Katie L; Guptill, Jamie L; Herberg, Elena E; Hilton, Madelynn M; Hora, Seth O; Johnson, Elizabeth; Lamont, Brystin R; McDonald, Katelyn M; [...]

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