Monthly Archives: March 2009

FCS students help sandbag in Fargo

As students arrived for class at Faith Christian School on Monday, March 23, the subject of Fargo and flooding could not be avoided. Several students approached Kay Miller, the school administrator, with an article from the Internet about the Fargo … Continue reading

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Artichoke Dip

by Derek and Sarah Marxhausen can (14 oz.) artichoke hearts, drained & chopped 1 pkg. (8 oz.) feta cheese, crumbled 1 cup mayonnaise (not Miracle Whip) 1/2 cup Parmesan cheese, freshley shredded 1 jar (2 oz.) diced pimentos, drained 1 … Continue reading

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Jungbauer, Anoka officials try for Northstar TIF district

Senate Tax Committee Chairman Tom Bakk had a word of advice today (Tuesday, March 31) for Sen. Mike Jungbauer ? work on it. Jungbauer, R-East Bethel, and City of Anoka officials were before the tax committee with a bill to … Continue reading

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Forest Lake FFA members receive honors

More than 175 community leaders, parents, members and FFA supporters filled Forest Lake High School on March 3 for the chapter's 73rd Annual Banquet and Awards Program.  The event was dedicated to recognizing members for their outstanding efforts during the … Continue reading

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Memorial service planned April 7 for Les Anderson, Elk River community activist

Leslie O. "Les? Anderson, 80, of Elk River, who devoted his life to his family, friends and community, died of cancer March 28 surrounded by his family. Les received many awards for his community service including the Paul Harris Fellowship … Continue reading

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District 11 teacher shares skills with African school

Imagine writing out 38 fill in the blank work sheets by hand on poor quality news print for a class of second-graders to work on their language skills. Renee Ofori, retired Anoka-Hennepin School District teacher, saw the bare bones education … Continue reading

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Sen. Klobuchar urges tax benefits for long-term care insurance; says measure could save billions

U.S. Sen.r Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) joined with Sen. Charles Grassley (R-Iowa) to introduce national legislation that would save Medicaid billions while making it easier for the nation's workforce to afford long-term insurance premiums.

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Milaca schools close at 1 p.m. today due to storm

Milaca Public Schools closed at 1 p.m. today (Tuesday, March 31) due to the snowstorm.

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Memorial service planned for Les Anderson on April 7

Leslie O. “Les” Anderson, 80, of Elk River, who devoted his life to his family, friends and community, died of cancer March 28 surrounded by his family.

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School closing at 1 p.m. today

Milaca Public Schools announced it will be closing at 1 p.m. today (Tuesday, March 31) due to the snowstorm.

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