The annual “Mixed-Up Doubles Tournament” was held on June 26 at Stillwater Junior High School. The event raised more than $600 for the Chuck Anderson Scholarship Fund in honor of the popular former coach who passed away in 2005. The team of Jay Knutson and Maxx Anderson, middle, took top honors while Nate Anderson and [...]
“I wanted to be a butterfly.” Harper Blando exuberantly showed off her glitter and rainbow butterfly face paint at Summer Tuesdays in downtown Stillwater on July 15. Throughout the summer, Gazette reporter Alicia Lebens is taking photos representing the best of summer in the St. Croix Valley.
Volunteers helped construct new play equipment at Swager Park in Oak Park Heights the morning of July 12. The equipment resembles climbing boulders and was paid for by a $20,000 grant from the Dr. Pepper Snapple Group and matching funds from the city. The city was eligible for the grant because it was named a [...]
Stillwater police are investigating the July 15 burglary of the Stillwater Marina gas dock that resulted in the theft of $5.75 in quarters and $15-worth of candy bars. Police believe that sometime between 10:15 p.m. July 15 and 5:50 a.m. July 16, the suspects entered through an unsecured window. When employees of the Stillwater Marina [...]
The River City Chorale presents its sixth annual summer concert, “And the Heart Replies,” at 7 p.m. Monday, July 21, at the Hudson High School Performing Arts Auditorium and at 7 p.m. Wednesday, July 23, at the Lakefront Park Band Shell, downtown Hudson. Musical selections include: “And the Heart Replies” by Brad Holmes, “Rejoice” by [...]