Forty-five years ago, Princeton’s legendary baseball coach, Howard “Swede” Solheim, started an invitational tournament to coincide with the opening of the new baseball field at Mark Park, a field built under the leadership of Solheim. It was one of the first tournaments of its kind in Minnesota. Two weekends ago, at the field now [...]

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  At this point, Joe Walsh is the only common sense choice to be our county attorney in the upcoming Primary election. After the most recent controversy, it is plain to see that the atmosphere at the county attorney’s office is toxic.  I don’t think either the current county attorney or her assistant challenging her [...]

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ABRA Auto Body & Glass began auto repair in its new facility in Princeton June 16, where Jim’s Auto Repair had been at 32018 125th St. ABRA first came to Princeton in 2004 and was doing only auto glass work and estimates here until its recent relocation. ABRA Auto Body & Glass is the third [...]

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  One of the early teams in what some refer to as the “Golden Age of Baseball” in Princeton was the 1974 American Legion baseball team that qualified for the State tournament. Last Friday  night some members of that team gathered for a 40-year reunion in Princeton. In the back  row are Ken ”Buzz” Johnson, [...]

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The following individuals in the Princeton and Zimmerman area have been booked into the Sherburne County Jail for the alleged offenses:   Samuel Louis Chase, 27 of Zimmerman for DWI and uncased firearm in vehicle. Casey Lawrence James, 22 of Zimmerman for domestic assault. Dylan Edward Jansen, 20 of Milaca for obstructing legal process. Mark [...]

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The following calls were made to the Princeton Police Department July 21-28. The listed times are when the calls were received and not necessarily when incidents occurred. This report was compiled by Joel Stottrup.   Monday, July 21 7:36 a.m. Stood by for property exchange between two individuals who were upset with each other. Some [...]

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Chatfield, Minnesota, area native Joe Walsh, an attorney with the Curott & Associates law firm in Milaca, turns 33 today (July 30) as he works to convince voters that he would make the best Mille Lacs County attorney. Walsh and his wife, Brooke, and their three children Truman, 6, Keen, 3, and Tesla, 3 months, live [...]

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