North Branch and Duluth East came into their game on Friday night after both dominated in their season opener, but North Branch proved to be the stronger of the two, beating East 34-19 and moving to 2-0 on the year.
Princess Kay finalist Isabelle Lindahl, Chisago Lake Twsp. north, in the cooler at the State Fair with the traditional butter sculpture of herself, done by Gerry Kulzer Sept. 2. Parents Kevin and Tara Lindahl are in foreground. Thanks to Midwest Dairy for the photo.
The St. Bridget of Sweden Church's annual block party was a huge success this year!
Grit and horses. What could make a better story? Grit, the courage and resolve to push through all difficulties to achieve a goal, is certainly what it took for local rider, Cecilia Emilsson (Cissi) to negotiate all the phases of the American Eventing Championships contest, winning the Novice Division September 4 in Lexington, Kentucky. Emilsson did this top a former race horse, Blazing Angel.