The wind was whipping out of the north, but at least the sky was sunny when the first Mississippi 8 East golf meet was held this season at Falcon Ridge GC. Princeton girls golf finished in third place with a 437 as Cambridge-Isanti led that day with a 397 total. Leading the Tigers was Mikayla [...]

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MDDI calls together dissatisfied hunters for April 29 presentation:  If you are a Minnesota deer hunter who has not seen the deer population of your particular area as high as expected in recent seasons, there is a newly-formed group that may be a voice for you. The Minnesota Deer Density Initiative is holding two presentations next [...]

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• Princeton grad Carissa Fuller is a sophomore on the University of Minnesota-Morris women’s swimming & diving team. Fuller placed in the NCAA Liberal Arts Championships, taking second off the three-meter and third off the one-meter (11 dives each) to earn a spot on the Liberal Arts All-Championship Team. At the same meet, Fuller set [...]

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One of the toughest decisions for a school superintendent is to close the schools because of the weather. For years, the superintendent checked with their transportation director to see if the buses could operate and with the weather bureau on snowy mornings and made the decision. They called those days off “snow days.” Rarely did [...]

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From stunning to sad, a 12-day trip to Japan has produced an array of emotions. The cherry blossoms are more beautiful and more numerous than I can describe. The people are extremely friendly. But none of the things I’ve done matched the power, or the mixture of emotions, of visiting Hiroshima’s Peace Park and the [...]

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The Minnesota Safe and Secure Schools Act has been passed by the Legislature, signed by Gov. Mark Dayton and is now state law. The act establishes structure and detailed definition of bullying behavior. “Bullying” means “intimidating, threatening, abusive, or harming conduct that is objectively offensive. . .” The act is specific in detail and defines [...]

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