Cheryl Clayson and her husband, Rory, live in Princeton. He is from Brooklyn Center. She was born in Milaca and then spent her childhood in Foley; Marysville; Toledo, Ohio; and Bock. She graduated from Milaca High School.  Recalling her youth on her parents’ farm at the end of a township road southeast of Bock, she [...]

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Jaden Schaapveld, Hannah Otte and Gracelyn Alferness run a tea stand last Thursday, July 10, in the north end of the city. One of the girls was using money from the tea sales to help buy herself a new bicycle.  

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Two women were hurt during a crash in Princeton at about 5 p.m. Friday, June 11. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, 56-year-old Judith Perrine, of Aitkin, was driving south on Highway 169. Perrine tried to turn east on Highway 95 when she was broadsided by a vehicle driven by Beverly Roxbury. Both drivers had [...]

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Princeton taxpayers realized nearly $5 million in savings on the sale of $29.95 million in bonds that will be used to finance the building of a new elementary school and other districtwide upgrades. That was the word at a special meeting of the Princeton Board of Education on Monday, June 30. The bonds were purchased [...]

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The city has committed to having a team of architects, planners and artists called the Minnesota Design Team come to Princeton this fall to help develop ideas for city enhancement. Princeton Community Development Director Carie Fuhrman confirmed that she will be sending the first half of the required $5,000 payment to have the Design Team [...]

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Shortly before 11 p.m. Jan. 15, 2014, a fiery explosion ripped through the Coin-Tainer Co.’s block-long manufacturing facility in Milaca. As fire lit the January night sky, firefighters from four departments as close as Milaca and as far away as Onamia (22 miles north of Milaca) left the warm confines of their homes to fight [...]

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The following reports were made to the Princeton Police Department June 30–July 7, 2014. The listed times are when the reports were filed and not necessarily when incidents/events occurred. Compiled by Joel Stottrup.   Monday, June 30 4:52 a.m. Report of female possibly jumping in traffic on 300 block of 11th Avenue S. Located juvenile [...]

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