North Branch Homecoming is already happening, Friday night, with the regular events taking place including the game at 7 p.m. against a new cooperative high school Rock Ridge, a combination of Virginia, Gilbert-Eveleth area students. Pictured are Queen Juliana Orellano and King Kelly Steele, chosen by the student body for the festivities this...
Northwoods Humane Society held its popular fundraiser Saturday at Lent Township Hall, called Walk for Animals. Northwoods is on Hwy. 8, just outside of Forest Lake in Chisago County. The organization took in a total of 1,388 animals last year and adopted out 1,258.
North Branch had to battle quite a bit to take out Mora on Friday, September 16, but they eventually came out on top 22-16 over the Mustangs and moved their record to 3-0 on the season.
Stacy City Council met September 13 for a regular meeting. All members were present. The meeting began with an open hearing to the public for the future potential annexation of a portion of Lent Township.
Becker 14, Chisago Lakes 13 Trailing 14-13 to the Becker Bulldogs, the Wildcats went on an epic 23-play, 84-yard drive that took up more that half of the fourth quarter. They were in a position to win with a 25-yard field goal attempt with 14 seconds remaining, but kicker Bryce Morley’s attempt sailed wide right, and the Wildcats fell 14-13. The game was played Friday, September 16 at Becker High School.
The Chisago Lakes School District invites the public to its referendum information forum at the Middle School, Sept. 20. There will be a presentation starting at 6 p.m. and the program should run about 90 minutes max. The evening includes a tour around the school building to see where proposed projects are to be installed and why Chisago Lakes voters will be asked at the general election in November to vote yes or no on a request to sell bonds (debt) to tackle a number of district needs.