Monthly Archives: May 2010

Rosemount honors veterans on Memorial Day

At the Rosemount Veterans Memorial in Central Park, the American Legion Post 65, VFW Post 9433 and Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 492 hosted a Memorial Day Ceremony at 8:45 am. Monday, May 31. [flagallery gid=422 name=”Gallery”]

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The World is Ours Tonight at Eastview

[flagallery gid=421 name=”Gallery”]Eastview High School held their 2010 Grand March on Saturday May 30 at the school. With the theme The World is Ours Tonight, prom attendees were introduced as couples in the march through the gym and then off … Continue reading

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Large crowds take in Memorial Day programs

Large crowds were on hand at various locations in the Forest Lake area on Monday to pay respect to veterans on Memorial Day. At Lakeside Memorial Park, the crowd heard comments from guest speaker Kelly Freudenberg, the Gold Star mother … Continue reading

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Reconstruction begins on Highway 10 between Clear Lake and St. Cloud June 1

Motorists traveling on Highway 10 between Clear Lake and St. Cloud will encounter numerous traffic lane switches beginning Tuesday, June 1 when crews begin construction operations to improve highway safety, access and mobility. Beginning shortly after the Fourth of July … Continue reading

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Three deaths reported on Houston County roads this weekend

By Charlie Warner Argus News Editor The Memorial Day weekend began with tragedy, as three persons were killed in two separate accidents on Houston County roads Friday and Saturday. Caledonia youth A 15-year-old Caledonia youth, Shane DeWitt, died of injuries … Continue reading

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Athlete of the week: Jessi Coryell, Zimmerman, track: Dancer's grace

Jessi Coryell is a versatile track star for the Zimmerman Thunder and she credits her success in part to body control from being a lifelong dancer.  

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Work on railroad tracks will slow traffic

Burling Northern Sante Fe (BNSF) will begin work on its railroad tracks beginning Little Falls Tuesday, June 1. The work will continue up the tracks toward Staples. Work is expected to be completed by Friday, June 11, weather and machinery … Continue reading

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Golf: Elk girls repeat as unbeaten NWSC champs

The Elk River girls golf team wrapped up its second straight unbeaten, conference championship season Friday, winning the full NWSC tournament at Bunker Hills, led by medalist Sadie Martin.

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Father Pierz statue to come home to namesake city

Terry Lehrke It’s been nearly 150 years since Father Francis Xavier Pierz came to Central Minnesota as a missionary. In a few weeks, Father Pierz, or at least a statue of the Roman Catholic priest, will come home to the … Continue reading

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Highway 25 to close Tuesday as project begins in Pierz

The sign has been up for a couple of weeks, but the work will begin Tuesday, as the Minnesota Department of Transportation project on Highway 25 and down Pierz’ Main Street commences. The project, which includes not only a new … Continue reading

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