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Court dismisses lawsuit against Stillwater Area School District
Jim Weber captures rec league championship
Published August 30, 2016 at 3:23 pm
Blankenship 8th in Olympic finals
Published August 29, 2016 at 12:20 pm
Running hundreds of miles and training for many years, it was just a few strides a little more than one second that separated the top finishers in the finals of the men’s 1,500 meters at the Summer Olympics in Rio on Aug. 20. Ben Blankenship placed eighth in the finals to cap a strong showing...
Sports briefs: SAHS football program selling Pony Cards
Published August 28, 2016 at 8:27 pm
SAHS football program selling Pony Cards Stillwater football Pony Cards are currently available for purchase at the SAHS Activities Office, the District #834 Office. They will also be sold at home football games. The card sales are an important fundraiser for the Stillwater football program. Pony...
Girls tennis: Stillwater places third at Pine City Invite
Published August 28, 2016 at 1:19 pm
PINE CITY — The Stillwater girls’ tennis team opened its season with a third-place finish in the eight-team Piny City Invitational on Monday, Aug. 22. The Ponies totaled 21 points to finish behind Bemidji (34) and Rochester Lourdes (25). Litchfield followed in fourth place with 17 points. The...
Golf: Gunderson puts exclamation point on 12th club championship at Stillwater CC
Published August 27, 2016 at 1:13 pm
Dave Gunderson finished off his most recent men’s club championship in style at Stillwater Country Club Championship earlier this month. Gunderson’s eight-shot victory was punctuated by a course record 63 in the second round on Sunday, Aug. 7. His two-round total of 131 (68-63) was eight shots...
10 years ago this week….
Published August 26, 2016 at 2:12 pm
This is a look back at some of the people and teams making news in the St. Croix Valley 10 years ago, as reported in the Stillwater Gazette. Girls tennis — Five of the seven matches required three sets to decide as Stillwater slipped past Blaine for a 4-3 nonconference girls’ tennis victory at...
Outdoors: Now is the perfect time to pursue sunfish
Published August 25, 2016 at 2:25 pm
BY RAY GILDOW ECM OUTDOORS COLUMNIST Sunfish are one of the most common fish found in North America and one of the very best for table fare too. These little fish average 7.9 to 11.8 inches in size and most people prefer to keep those over 9 inches to eat. They are plentiful in most...
Lack of control made Meyer expendable for Twins
Published August 24, 2016 at 2:24 pm
BY LINDER WENDT Guest columnist The Major League Baseball trade deadline is the craziest time of the year for baseball organizations. Every team is simultaneously trying to make trades as the clock is running out. Struggling teams tend to unload their best players in exchange for young prospects,...
Lake Elmo 14AAA ends season at Target Field
Published August 23, 2016 at 2:21 pm
Running: Anderson wins Gopher to Badger Half Marathon
Published August 22, 2016 at 2:23 pm
Ethan Anderson of Stillwater ran to victory in the Gopher to Badger Half Marathon held on Saturday, Aug. 13. The 2012 Stillwater Area High School graduate covered the 13.1-mile course, which started at the Washington County Fairgrounds and finished in Hudson, Wis., in a time of 1:17:56. Anderson,...