A novice nun and a seminarian. Beauty and the Beast. An unexpected but destined-to-be romance.
There are song lyrics that come to mind when talking to Betty and Vern Lahr: “Only two things money can't buy; that's true love and homegrown tomatoes.”
MAHTOMEDI — The city does not have the funds to construct trails and sidewalks for the Lake Links Trail network, but does support its development.
The Hill Legacy Award committee is seeking 2018 nominations of outstanding volunteers who have spent years giving of themselves to benefit the White Bear Lake/Mahtomedi area. Committee members representing the Century College Foundation, the Mahtomedi Area Educational Foundation and the Whit…
WHITE BEAR TOWNSHIP — Through the many places he’s lived and visited, horses were always a constant in Robert Cuerden’s life. He was born in England, where his father was an equestrian in the English military. As a young man, he spent time living and working on a horse farm, where he gained …
WHITE BEAR LAKE — After Sting the Greyhound spent a lonely night at the library and made a Facebook post to find more reading pals, he's received requests for reading dates from across the country and the world — from as far away as California and even New Zealand.
Although she doesn’t claim to be an expert on acclaimed architect Cass Gilbert, Area Historical Society Executive Director Sara Hanson is well versed on his local projects.
Seventy years ago, a Willernie woman with a penchant for charity work learned a young mother of three had cancer and needed child care. After rounding up a few friends to help babysit, Julia Fiske had an idea. She would start the Good Neighbor Club of Mahtomedi and Willernie.
WHITE BEAR LAKE — When she embarked on a mission to discover what happened to Marcel Heuzé, the man whose beautiful handwritten letters inspired an award-winning font she designed, graphic designer Carolyn Porter had no idea where the journey would lead.
Matthew Weinberger recently earned the highest achievement offered by the Boy Scouts of America: the rank of Eagle Scout. The White Bear Township teen is a member of Boy Scout Troop 212, chartered by the Vadnais Heights Lions.
White Bear Lake, down 3-0 late in the second period, stormed back to defeat Blaine 6-4 at home Friday evening in the regular-season finale.
The White Bear Lake wrestlers reached the semifinals of the Section 4AAA tournament by defeating Tartan 49-22, then lost to Mounds View 38-25, ending their dual meet season with a 16-10 record, Friday at North St. Paul.
White Bear Lake couldn’t stop Woodbury’s marquee player but prevailed anyway over the Royals 69-65 on Friday evening at home.
For the second straight season, White Bear Lake’s bid for a state trip in girls hockey was empatheticaly denied by Hill-Murray in the Section 4AA finals.
The No. 7 ranked Centennial girls turned back Elk River 65-50 on Friday evening, with Sara Stapleton sinking 17 points, and Sydney Stapleton and Taylor McAulay 12 apiece. The Cougars are 21-3 overall and 10-1 in the conference. Elk River (10-14), an unbeaten state champion last year, graduat…
The Mahtomedi Zephyrs, who were upset by Hastings earlier this season, squared accounts with the Raiders 79-71 on Friday evening, with five double-digit scorers. Jack Shay scored 17 points, Timmy Lindquist 14, J’vonne Hadley 14, Karmoga Lero 13 and Devin Melzer 13. Mahtomedi (16-6) lost to H…
White Bear Lake girls scored in the 70’s for the second straight game, shaking off a month-long offensive slump, and beat Woodbury 74-69 Thursday evening.
Billy Rose pumped in four goals to lead a White Bear Lake rout of Woodbury, 9-0, at home on Thursday evening.
Seven players scored goals as White Bear Lake turned back Park 8-2 on Tuesday evening in Cottage Grove.
Mahtomedi’s girls hockey season ended with a loss to South St. Paul 5-3 in the section semifinals on Tuesday evening at Doug Wood Arena in St. Paul.
White Bear Lake stoked up its slumping offense and beat Stillwater 77-73 Tuesday evening at home. Two guards led the way as junior Anna Sanders pumped in 28 points and sophomore Ella Janicki delivered 20. Jordan Ferrand chipped in 11 points and Tessah Anderson and Courtney Couch eight each. …
The Mahtomedi Zephyrs bounced back from a rare loss by defeating Simley 57-44 on Tuesday evening. Emma Grothaus tallied 18 points and Annka Sougstad and Josie Underwood 11 each with Eva Farrell adding eight. Sydney Runsewe hit 20 for Simley (12-11). The Zephyrs (20-2) had a 13-game win strea…