Inspired by the 1970s song about tying a yellow ribbon on an old oak tree – hung where those returning from military service would be welcomed by them – who knew what would develop from that small beginning?
On Nov. 11, 2018, the North Branch American Legion awarded its annual Law Officer and Paramedic/EMT of the Year at a gathering at the Legion Hall.
New this year, right before the 22nd Annual Lighted Snowflake Parade, there will be a tree lighting and sing-along on the lot of the old Arlington building at the corner of Hwy. 95 and Main Street in the heart of downtown Cambridge. This new event will begin at 5 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 17, f…
On Nov. 4, as deer hunters were into their second day, I started this article. The Vikings were dominating the Lions, and only a few minutes before halftime, I was picking Brussels sprouts and digging carrots from my garden in a light rain/snow conglomeration. The ground was a wet mixture of…
Even an early-season snowfall that covered the field at Husky Stadium on the campus of St. Cloud State University couldn’t slow down a potent Bemidji Lumberjack offense from running up the score on the Cambridge-Isanti Bluejackets during the State Class AAAAA quarterfinal game last Saturday,…
If you win the turnover battle, you will win the game. That long-standing football adage has been proven completely true by the Cambridge-Isanti Bluejackets during their run to their Section 7AAAAA championship.
Having covered high school sports for the better part of 30 years, I thought I had seen or heard it all, especially when it comes to the student sections cheering on their teams.