Category: USA Breaking News

Column: Trying to grow interest in garden clubs

Don Heinzman More people are raising vegetables and growing flowers than ever, but the number of once-popular traditional garden clubs is...

Faroe Island Whaling, a 1,000-Year Tradition, Comes Under Renewed Fire

Jane J. Lee Editor’s note: This story contains graphic images. The recent arrest of 14 volunteers working to stop whaling in the...

Manning Avenue project slated to start this week; roundabout delayed until next year

The county is rehabilitating Manning Avenue between County Road 12 and Highway 96. (Graphic courtesy of Washington County) Work is expected...

Boys cross country: Hesse-Withbroe leads Ponies to victory

Members of the victorious Stillwater boys’ cross country team at the Faribault Invitational on Thursday, Sept. 4 are, from left, Quentin...

Ancient Flying Reptile Ate Like a Toothy Pelican

Long before pelicans, ancient flying reptiles may have skimmed over lakes, scooping and storing fish in a throat pouch, paleontologists...

Click and Skie are SAHS Athletes of the Week

Liz Click Liz Click — Girls swimming and diving Jumping in head first is nothing new for Stillwater diver Liz Click and she is off to a...

Golf: Kim sisters fail to qualify for Drive, Chip and Putt Championship finals

BLAINE — Sisters Cayla and Claudia Kim of Woodbury fell short in their attempts to qualify for the finals of the Drive, Chip and Putt...

Football: Big plays carry Ponies past St. Paul Central

Stillwater receiver Brooks Carroll turns a short pass from quarterback DJ Skie into a 51-yard scoring play in the first quarter of...

Destiny Makes $500 Million In One Day; Centipede Bug Attacks Colleges

Activision was quick to send out word that they’ve sold-in to retailers $ 500 million worth of Destiny copies. This means that...

Column: When is my next vacation?

Derek Broten BY DEREK BROTEN – GUEST COLUMNIST Living in Minnesota, one of my favorite times of the year is fall. The beauty of changing...