Sunday, April 14, 2013
This week's compilation includes the death of a grocery chain's namesake, Chelsea Clinton presents top prize to student and a manufactured home fire.
Editor’s Note: Every week we bring you a sampling of stories from Patch sites in the west metro: Eden Prairie, Edina, Fridley, Golden Valley, Hopkins, Lake Minnetonka, Maple Grove, Minnetonka, Plymouth, Richfield, Shakopee, Southwest Minneapolis, St. Louis Park and St. Michael. (UPDATED) Washburn HS under Code Yellow as Students Protest AD Firing Students taking part will be suspended, school administration said. The Star Tribune reported that Athletic Director Dan Pratt was or will be fired in connection with the purchase of a new playing-field scoreboard. UPDATED: SW Journal Reports Principal Carol Markham-Cousins Out at Washburn HS Robert McCauley is now substitute principal at Washburn, a Minneapolis school district spokesman told the …
Sunday, March 3, 2013
This week's selections include people stripping and dancing, a teen found after two weeks missing, a Byerly's overhaul and a new pizza restaurant.
Editor’s Note: Every week we bring you a sampling of stories from Patch sites in the west metro: Eden Prairie, Edina, Fridley, Golden Valley, Hopkins, Lake Minnetonka, Maple Grove, Minnetonka, Plymouth, Richfield, Shakopee, Southwest Minneapolis, St. Louis Park and St. Michael. Maple Grove Senior High Head Hockey Coach Stefano Won’t Return Next Season The news of coaching change reportedly came on the heels of the final game of the season against Centennial High School Thursday in which Maple Grove lost. Best Buy Cuts 400 Corporate Jobs More cuts are still to come in 2013, according to the Richfield-based company. (VIDEO) Keith Ellison Battles Fox's Sean Hannity over Sequestration Ellison to Hannity: 'I'm laughing at you—and it's not the …
Saturday, January 19, 2013
Justin Holl has played in 19 games this year for the University of Minnesota and has notched three assists.
Wednesday, January 9, 2013
Patch.com catches up with senior, Danny Willson, of the Orono boy's hockey team.
Senior captain, Danny Willson, plays center for the Orono boy’s hockey team. He has played for Orono hockey all of his high school career. Son of Sarah and Chris Willson, he plans to attend Carlson at the University of Minnesota, but as of now his major is undecided. Orono plays rival team Mound-Westonka this Friday at 7 p.m. at the Orono Ice Arena. Patch.com sat down with Willson to talk about his experiences on the Orono hockey team. Lake Minnetonka Patch: Who’s your team’s biggest rival and why? Danny Willson: Probably Mound or Delano because our teams are usually around the same skill level, so they are pretty fun games. Patch: Do you have any personal rivals? Willson: Personally... Jack O’connor and I best friends and we grew up …
Monday, November 26, 2012
The Trojan varsity team won 4-1 Nov. 23, 2012, but ended up losing the title game to Edina.
After coming off a state tournament run last year, the Maple Grove Senior High boys hockey team lost one of their first games of the season Friday, Nov. 23 with a 4-1 loss against Wayzata High School. The Crimson faced the Trojans in the annual Wayzata Turkey Trot tournament. For Wayzata, each of the four goals was a varsity career first for freshman Max Zimmer, juniors Chad Olson and Chandler Linstrand and sophomore Matthew Freytag, according to the Star Tribune. Sophomore Joe Norenberg scored the only goal for the Crimson. For more about the game, check out the StarTribune.com article: Wayzata's youth movement begins with celebration-filled win over Maple Grove. The next game for the Crimson is against Edina 8 p.m. Dec. 1, 2012 at the …