Want to go local with your holiday shopping? How about a personalized gift for the history lover in your life? The Washington County Historical Society will sell locally published books from noon to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 14, at the Warden’s House, 602 Main St. in Stillwater. Instead of standing in line at the [...]
When it comes to the history of the Wyoming and Forest Lake area, there aren’t many who know more than Ken Banta did. As a descendant of the pioneer family that put down roots in Wyoming in 1857, Banta took pride in knowing and preserving the past.
A congregation in Linwood is local proof that holiday joy doesn’t come from a store, but, as Dr. Seuss’ Grinch said, Christmas, perhaps, means a little bit more.
Give Gail Hellesvig an idea and a double convection oven and she’ll put both to work.
Longtime Forest Lake Area Athletic Association leader Larry Porter will celebrate retirement with a program on Friday, Dec. 6 at Vannelli’s by the Lake, 55 S. Lake St., Forest Lake. The celebration will run from 6:30-9 p.m. in the lower level of the restaurant. Appetizers will be served from 7-8:30 p.m. A former president of [...]