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As temperatures rise and green returns to our Minnesota landscape, North Oaks parents are looking for ways to pull kids’ attention away from their screens and devices toward healthier, outdoor activities. Chris Bailey recommends golf. This is not surprising, as Mr. Bailey is a PGA Profession…

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The next meeting of North Oaks Network is on Monday April 3 from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. in the Community Room at 100 Village Center Drive in North Oaks, and we are thrilled to announce that our speaker will be John Alt, former offensive tackle with the Kansas City Chiefs, and a current North Oaks…

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North Oaks members of the Mounds View Girls Swim & Dive team celebrated a successful season at the North Oaks Golf Club on Sunday, Dec. 4. Pictured left to right are senior Libby Fleming, senior Morgan Kerfeld, 7th grader Sara Wilkowske, freshman Lauren Lian, 7th grader Kira McCallum, fr…

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I don’t know about you, but as summer turns to autumn, I can only think of getting out on the links and playing golf. When the season starts, we should do our best to prepare for success. Even if we haven’t made time in the winter or spring to lose those few extra pounds, increase our flexib…

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Beating other anglers to a self-described well-known, but “difficult place to fish” paid off big for AIM anglers Matt Ernst and Doug Weidenhammer, who pulled in nearly 37 pounds of walleye from the upper Mississippi to take this season’s AIM Minnesota opener, the Warrior Boats/Southside Mari…

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The Mounds View Girls Swim & Dive team celebrated its 2015 season with a banquet at the North Oaks Golf Club on Sunday, Dec. 6. North Oaks residents on the team include: (Bottom row, from left):  Nora Waffensmith, Libby Fleming and Rachel Ganske; (top row, from left): Morgan Kerfeld, McL…

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Sydney Brodt made her debut for the U.S. Women’s Select U-18 Team against Canada in Lake Placid, New York Aug. 20. Brodt is a forward on the Mounds View High School girls’ hockey team and a product of Mounds View Youth Hockey. She is the daughter of Bart and Darcy Brodt.

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Carlye Wright, daughter of Steve and Penny Wright of North Oaks, was recently named to the University of Minnesota-Duluth’s women’s soccer team. The team is in NCAA Division II.

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COON RAPIDS – The Minnesota Golf Hall of Fame has announced the 2015 Class of Hall of Fame inductees: Gloria Bjork Brandness, Dan Croonquist, Alissa (Herron) Super and Dick Haugen. Members of the group will be inducted into the Minnesota Golf Hall of Fame at various allied golf association e…

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The Gustavus Adolphus College (GAC) women’s swim and dive team won the 2015 MIAC (Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference) Swimming and Diving Championship at the University of Minnesota for the sixth consecutive year. Seven GAC swimmers, including Mounds View graduate Katie Olson of N…

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Ultimate Frisbee is a growing sport, and Jared Klein is co-captain of Mounds View’s varsity team. Klein, a junior from North Oaks, loves the game and explained it is an emerging sport in high school athletics.

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North Oaks resident Dale Severson has been guiding blind skiers annually for 27 years in Ski for Light. Dale's good friend, Leif Andol, has been guiding for 40 years. The Minneapolis-based organization hosts a weeklong event at a new location each year. Experienced volunteer guides are paire…