Republican Mike McFadden was not kidding around Tuesday night with an overwhelming primary election victory in his GOP bid for U.S. Senate. He rolled over opponent Jim Abeler of Anoka County with 71 percent of the votes. Abeler was a distant second with 15 percent of the votes. The victory squarely pits McFadden against DFL [...]
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Poor growing weather this year is apparently the cause of the local J.Q. Fruit Farm and Orchard having an approximately 75 percent drop in saleable blueberries and losing more than 25 of its mature apple trees to a blight. Dan and Carol Whitcomb own the business north of Princeton city limits. Besides raspberries, it has [...]
“Every person, every soul has a story,” said Dennis Calhoun, pastor of the Neighbors to Nations Church in rural Princeton, as he recently announced plans to rename the church Souls Church this September. Calhoun is pastor with his wife, Dana Calhoun, at the church, located 4 miles east of Princeton on Highway 95. Dennis Calhoun [...]
Alistair Jacques has joined Fairview Health Services as chief information officer. Jacques is responsible for all aspects of technology operations, including strategic and effective management of electronic health record and business systems. Jacques joins Fairview with more than 30 years of information technology experience both here in the United States and the United Kingdom. Most [...]