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Pedal to the metal
Osorio named District 622 Superintendent
Police report: Was it prostitution? Is your neighbor a bear? Get me out of this elevator!
Transition is the name of the game at Valley Crossing
Brenda Carlson’s journey guides her current career path
crime and courts
Softball: Royals upend Stillwater, advance to semifinals
Lacrosse: Royals juniors serve as anchors for success
Tennis: Raptors punch ticket to State Tournament
Boys Lacrosse: East Ridge blasts Minneapolis on Senior Night
Track and Field: Woodbury leads team standings after Day One
Deal hunters & stuff sellers meet up at Lions Community Garage Sale
East Ridge band seeks volunteers for TCF Bank Stadium concerts, including the Rolling Stones
Gangster paradise: Woodbury Heritage Society hosts gangster presentation
Student-written skits, song and dance come together May 19-21 at Cabaret
Prayer breakfast: A faithful morning
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May 22, 2013
Softball: NLA grad Ramey stays on the offensive
The hits keep on coming for Jenny Ramey. Ramey, a Cottage Grove native and New Life Academy graduate, picked up her third All-Conference honor in as many years, as she was named to the 2013 All- Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference First Team. Ramey, a junior at Carlton...
May 22, 2013 - 1:44pm
May 7, 2013
New Life Academy softball: Eagles score big in conference play
The New Life Academy softball team finally got to start Minnesota Christian Athletic Association play last week and took out their frustration with the continuing inclimate weather this spring by pounding out lopsided victories over PACT (28-1) and Bethany Academy (19-1). Against...
May 7, 2013 - 7:32am
April 30, 2013
East Ridge softball: Raptors start season 2-0
The East Ridge softball team began the year 2-0 with a pair of wins over Cretin-Derham Hall last week. Because of the foul weather this season, softball teams are playing double headers in order to fit as many games in as possible. On Wednesday, April 24, East Ridge welcomed Suburban...
sports / raptors
April 30, 2013 - 7:11am
April 23, 2013
Adapted softball: Thunderbolts start season 2-2, sit in third place
The South Washington County Thunderbolts softball team has started the season 2-2 and currently sit in a tie for third place in the eight-team CI South Division. The Thunderbolts registered wins over Chanhassen/Chaska/Prior Lake/Shakopee and New Prague and fell to Burnsville/Farmington/Lakeville...
April 23, 2013 - 7:59am
April 2, 2013
2013 Spring Preview: East Ridge softball team young, but talented in 2013
East Ridge fields a young, but talented softball team this spring that will be buoyed by its pitching and defense. Last year, East Ridge averaged five runs per game, while allowing 3.9 runs per game, compiling a 12-10 overall record and were 9-9 in the Suburban East Conference, good...
April 2, 2013 - 5:41pm
2013 Spring Preview: Thunderbolts welcome back many players in hope of reaching second-straight state tournament
Last year, the South Washington County Thunderbolts adapted softball team reached its first state tournament since 2007 - a feat it'd like to achieve again this season. Last spring, in their 12th state appearance, the Thunderbolts finished in fourth place. The Thunderbolts won their...
April 2, 2013 - 5:28pm
July 19, 2012
Woodbury in the lineup for massive wiffle ball tourney
Think you've got wiffle ball game? Supporters of the East Metro Miracle League want to hear from you. Organizers announced last month that the new Miracle League field in Woodbury will be one of the locations participating in a wiffle ball tournament that looks to be record-setting. The...
July 19, 2012 - 7:52am
July 2, 2012
East Ridge softball: Trollen finds hidden talent
A quick decision unearthed a hidden talent for Woodbury resident Megan Trollen. Trollen, who will be a freshman at East Ridge High School next fall, had the 10th best score in the nation -- out of roughly 700,000 competitors nationwide -- in Major League Baseball's Pitch, Hit and...
sports / raptors
July 2, 2012 - 12:21am
June 8, 2012
All heart: Despite health scare, Larson finishes 15th season coaching the Thunderbolts
Denny Larson had heart surgery a year ago, but that didn't stop him from coaching the south Washington Thunderbolts adapted soccer and softball teams this past season - leading the latter to the state tournament last week. Larson, 65, has coached the 'Bolts the past 15 seasons. However,...
June 8, 2012 - 4:01pm
May 31, 2012
Adapted softball: Thunderbolts win 18-4, advance to state tournament
The South Washington County Thunderbolts softball team qualified for its first state tournament since 2006 last week. The 'Bolts -- the second seed in the playoffs -- beat seventh-seeded Wayzata/Minnetonka 18-4 in five innings Wednesday, May 23, to qualify for the 2012 state tournament. "Wayzata/Minnetonka...
May 31, 2012 - 6:38am
May 25, 2012
Same ol' Beks: Former NLA star Rebekah Schmidt flourishes in first year of college ball
Rebekah Schmidt was a star on the softball diamond for New Life Academy. In her five years with the Eagles, she was awarded All-Conference four times and All-State twice while helping New Life Academy win four consecutive state championships. Well, the more things change, the...
May 25, 2012 - 9:18pm
May 22, 2012
South Washington County adapted softball: 'Bolts one game away from state tournament
South Washington County's adapted softball team rolled into today's postseason opener on a four-game winning streak, claiming the CI South division's second-place honors after beating Burnsville 7-4 on Monday, May 14, and New Prague, 14-3, last Wednesday. Dakota United (8-0), the...
May 22, 2012 - 2:55pm
May 15, 2012
Adapted softball: Thunderbolts improve to 5-1
The South Washington County adapted softball team drove home three runs in its final at bat en route to beating Chaska/Chanhassen, 10-9, on its Parents/Senior night last Wednesday. The win marked the Thunderbolts' fifth victory of the season, as they celebrated a 14-4, 5-inning victory...
May 15, 2012 - 9:51am
East Ridge softball: Anderson leads Raptors to shutout win over Roseville
The East Ridge softball team took a step forward, before taking two steps back last week. Behind a gem by starting pitcher Michaela Anderson, East Ridge defeated Roseville 4-0 last Monday, but followed up with a 4-0 loss to Stillwater on Wednesday and a 2-1 defeat at the hands of...
sports / raptors
May 15, 2012 - 9:27am
New Life Academy softball: Eagles win seventh straight conference title
Last week was seventh heaven for the New Life Academy softball team. The Eagles wrapped up their conference season this past week going 3-0 and laid claim to an incredible seventh straight Minnesota Christian Athletic Association title.
May 15, 2012 - 8:48am