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03/23/2017 - 9:28am
For 10 years, the New Prague Area Education Foundation has been providing grants to classroom teachers to help them supplement their curriculum with innovative projects designed to help students learn. This year’s classroom grants, 10 of them totaling about $12,000, were showcased Monday for foundation members, school board members, school officials and others. Teachers showed off some...
03/23/2017 - 9:12am
The high school winter sports season comes to a close this weekend with the State Boys Basketball Tournament, the oldest event sponsored by the...
03/15/2017 - 3:00pm
by Bernadine Hildebrant   Spring has sprung, The grass is rizz. I wonder where the Birdies is? (If they're smart, they'll...
03/09/2017 - 2:22pm
This week’s front page features a story on a New Prague High School teacher who is recovering from a stroke suffered last summer. She gives a...
03/09/2017 - 2:20pm
Her friends called her Dottie… we called her Mom. The inevitable happened last month. Our mom, Dorothy Marie Petri, died at the amazing age...
03/02/2017 - 11:05am
Minnesotans were bracing for a major snow event last week, with 10 inches of snow or more expected to hit the area on Friday, Feb. 24. And then...
03/02/2017 - 11:01am
It seems nearly everyone uses some form of social media these days. Whether it’s Facebook, Snapchat, Twitter, LinkedIn, Flickr, Pinterest or...
03/01/2017 - 9:45am
Ask my 7-year-old about vacation and she’ll tell you about dancing with a dolphin. Ask my 5-year-old, and you’ll get a detailed...
02/23/2017 - 10:22am
 Minnesotans have been enjoying one of the warmest Februarys on record, with temperatures in the 50s and 60s over the past week melting away...
02/23/2017 - 10:20am
This is the time of year I really enjoy covering high school sports. It’s tournament time, or “March Madness,” which high school...
02/22/2017 - 1:53pm
I took my younger daughter to swimming lessons last weekend and then the two of us went out to lunch to celebrate her passing to the next level....
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