HUGO — After Uptown Girl Cupcakes & Desserts closed shop in White Bear Lake, a local resident had to decide what was next in her baking adventure.
FOREST LAKE — Steve Massey, superintendent of Forest Lake Area Schools, is inviting the public to join him for a conversation about the school district’s budget and the upcoming levy referendum.
HUGO — For many years, residents of Hugo have been asking for more restaurant options right in town. That may just happen, as the city is trying to come to an agreement with the owners of Cozzie’s Tavern & Grill in Stillwater.
HUGO — The very first playground in Hugo was installed 20 years ago in Lions Park. That structure has now been removed, and by the end of September or the first week in October, residents will have a much safer playground to play on with a lot more features.
One week after snapping a 19-game losing streak, White Bear Lake is enjoying a two-game winning streak.
Ryan Bartlett, who faced his own mortality at age 34 due to a cancer scare last winter, was back on the job coaching White Bear Lake football when practices started Aug. 14.
For Sydney Berrier, it all started when she was five and spotted a figure skating dress that dazzled her. “Mom, I want that dress!” she declared. Her mom answered, “Well, if you want that dress, you’re going to have to skate.”
The top two golfers at the Dellwood Country Club tournament were a father and son who battled each other dead-even for 36 holes.
Jake Howells is the new head coach for Centennial Cougars baseball, after four seasons as an assistant coach.
Shawn Gritzmacher of the White Bear Lake cross country staff was named Class AA assistant coach of the year by the coaches association recently.
The Centennial lacrosse team had a 3-5 record at one point but the Cougars have not lost since and are now headed for the state tournament.
There was an extremely close race at the end of the Section 4AA track meet that required much discussion and review, because only two of the three girls hitting the tape almost simultaneously could advance to the state meet.