The annual Rum River Festival 5K Run received beautiful weather on Saturday, June 15. A total of 131 runners covered the five-kilometer route around town. Ryan Yonak-Cline and Chase Arens, fresh off strong spring seasons running distance for the Princeton boys track & field squad, posted the top two times in the race at 17:98 [...]
The results are in! The winners of the Rum River Festival parade have been announced. Drum roll please……… BANDS: CLASS A 1st- Milaca 2nd- Benson 3rd St. Francis BANDS CLASS AA 1st- Osseo 2nd- Champlin Park 3rd- Anoka BANDS: CLASS AAA 1st- Mankato 2nd- Waconia 3rd- 728 Cadets (rogers, elk river, [...]
When Colby, Caleb and their little brother Brenden heard Wednesday’s clue in the Rum River Festival medallion hunt, the ran with their Mom Jenny Handshoe to Princeton’s Riverside Park. Park here and play… or bring your pole and fish all day. They looked for the medallion near the playground. They looked by the river, too. The [...]
HERE’S YOUR CLUES IN THE PRINCETON AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE’S RUM RIVER FESTIVAL MEDALLION HUNT: Wednesday, June 12 Park here and play… or bring your pole and fish all day. Tuesday, June 11: From my hiding spot I cannot see… Berry’s Law Office, Marv’s True Value or Micky Ds. Monday, June 10: If you [...]
Two young women were crowned as Princeton ambassadors on Sunday, June 9 at New Life Church in Princeton as part of the official kick-off of Rum River Festival. They are, from left to right, Hailey Wheeler of Princeton and Allison Sterneman of Zimmerman. Sterneman was also named Miss Congeniality. Wheeler and Sterneman’s first official role [...]
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