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After years of training, Spring Lake Park High School seniors Brendan Abrahamson and Quyncee Chanthanavong have become certified as emergency medical technicians.
Near the end of her sophomore year, Entesar Adem was driven to make a change. Setting a goal of attaining one of the state’s top achievements, two years later she completes her time at Fridley High School as a member of the Minnesota Honor Society, a high honors recipient and a first-generat…
After being born with hearing loss, Andover senior Alexa Peet has worked hard to overcome its challenges.
The St. Francis Area Chamber of Commerce has announced the winners of its Coloring the Community Chalk Contest.
The Anoka Area Chamber of Commerce is encouraging shopping local with a coloring page.
The reports were disturbing.
Coming of age in the late 1960s and early 1970s was fraught with challenges. Protests raged across the nation because of the unpopular war. Riots tore through our cities over racial inequities. College campuses roiled in discontent. Destruction was everywhere, it seemed. We mourned the death…
An open letter to the high school graduates of 2020
In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, Wisconsin held its presidential primary April 7. Many people claimed that voters should not be put in a position of having to choose between their health and their right to vote.
Nothing is as usual. Our home is still our castle but it is also a place of confinement. Our friends are still our friends but from at least six feet and six weeks apart. Families are still very much the cornerstone of society. It is now the rule every day, every hour, and in every nook and …