to get $400,000 from state DEED
The state Dept. of Employment and Economic Development announced last week it is awarding the City of North Branch $400,575 to be put into a project looping city watermain services on the north end of town. State infrastructure grants also went to Wadena and Spring Valley. The grants are only for governmental units and publicly-owned infrastructure.
|Junker wins low-scoring duel with Pilz as CL beats NB|
Chisago Lakes 2, North Branch 0
Fans of the Wildcat and Viking girls’ softball teams were treated to an early season pitcher’s duel Tuesday, April 9. Wildcat stating pitcher Trinity Junker and Viking starting pitcher Kristi Pilz each gave up just three hits in seven innings of work. The difference in the game was a two-run single by Wildcat Jessica Bergerson in the sixth inning to account for all of the runs as the Wildcats shut out the Vikings 2-0.
|History day competition approaching|
The state History Day competition is coming up May 4. The following 7th grade students will be representing North Branch Area Middle School with their projects: Grace Larson, Chloe Grube, Carson Weber, Peyton Verdon, and Anna Randall.