Sports briefs: Hartman to speak at M.V.P. banquet; Ponies Touchdown Club event set for Tuesday


Sid Hartman to speak at M.V.P. event

Legendary Star Tribune columnist and WCCO Radio personality Sid Hartman will be the guest speaker for the M.V.P. (Men. Value. Purpose.) banquet on Tuesday night at Trinity Lutheran Church in Stillwater.

A traditional Vittorios Italian meal is on the menu for the event, which will take place in the Garden Room starting at 6 p.m. For questions or additional information, please contact Julie Jolivette at 651-439-7400, ext. 108, or via email at [email protected] Tickets are $25 and on-line registration is available at

‘Townie Tuesdays’ to feature Ponies Touchdown Club

The Stillwater Ponies Touchdown Club is the featured St. Croix Valley charity for next week’s “Townie Tuesdays” event at the Lift Bridge Brewery Co. Taproom, which is located at 1900 Tower Drive West in Stillwater.

Thrift Store Sonata will provide music for the event, which includes head coach Beau LaBore and members of the Stillwater football coaching staff as guest bartenders. Food from QuickFire Pizza will also be available. The PTC will receive a portion of each beer sold, plus tips from the bartenders. The event is scheduled for Tuesday from 6-9 p.m.