Monthly Archives: May 2008

Storms rumble through

Parts of Isanti County were hit with severe thunderstorms during the early evening hours Saturday. The storms brought with them high winds, heavy rain and marble-size hail (as pictured in Isanti). Do you have any pictures from the storm you'd … Continue reading

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Volunteers flood Hugo to help clean tornado damage

A swarm of volunteers turned out in Hugo Saturday to help clean up areas of the city hit hard by last Sunday’s killer tornado. City officials expected as many as1000 volunteers to turn out for the clean-up day. Here, workers … Continue reading

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Spencer Brook celebrates 150 years

Celebrate “Close to Home” on June 21 & 22 in the historical Spencer Brook area. A two-day fund raising event is planned to mark this milestone and to kick-off the upcoming renovation of the Spencer Brook District #1 school.

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Track: Royals' Brunn makes 'state' in 800 meters (5-30)

Heather Brunn of Rogers took second in a very close race with a Centennial girl in the 800 meters at the section meet Friday to earn a return trip to the state meet.

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Ronald Allen Ryan

Ronald (Rennie) Allen Ryan, 91, passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 29, 2008, at the Milaca Elim Home. Funeral services were held on Monday, June 2, 2008 at the Peterson- Johnson Funeral Home with Rev. Tom Sahlstrom officiating. Interment followed … Continue reading

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Della Vernona Vetvick

Funeral services for Della Vernona Vetvick will be held on Tuesday, June 3, 2008 at 11 AM at Trinity Lutheran Church in Milaca with Rev. Tim Bauer officiating.  Interment will follow at Forest Hill Cemetery in Milaca.  Visitation will be … Continue reading

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Errors contribute to NB baseball playoff loss

After holding a three point lead for three innings, the North Branch baseball team ended their season with a disappointing 3-4 loss at the section game held May 27 in Andover. The Vikings first inning scoring run started when with … Continue reading

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Tigers

by Pat Rupp Thisweek Newspapers Second-seeded Hastings knocked the top-seeded Tigers out of the driver

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RC baseball makes early exit

After finishing the regular season with an 11-4 overall record, the Rush City baseball team was hoping to make a run deep into the playoffs. However, it was not to be after losing to the Mora Mustangs in the 7AA … Continue reading

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Suspect who threatened teacher apprehended

Zimmerman Schools went into lock down today after a parent allegedly threatened a staff member over the phone.

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