District 831 officials hope to close the school district’s purchase of the Forest Lake Area Athletic Association Sports Center next week, in the wake of the facility hitting the market at a sheriff’s foreclosure sale Thursday, Nov. 21.
Star athlete. Decorated law enforcement official. Tireless volunteer. All-around good guy. Jim Trudeau was all of these while touching countless lives in Forest Lake and Washington County.
It’s not too often that Forest Lake High School officials pull every student out of class for an assembly. Considering that was the case on Monday for the school’s annual Veterans Day program, it is impressive that another cause merited an all-school assembly on Nov. 6.
Eric Nelson uses the word “engage” a lot.
Based on Forest Lake’s first set of the section semifinal volleyball match at Cambridge-Isanti last Wednesday, the outcome favored the Rangers. Instead, last year’s section heartbreak at St. Francis repeated, this time with a nail-biting loss to the Bluejackets in five sets. Senior Mariah Daninger set the tone immediately in set one with two kills [...]