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Murder charge filed in apparent drive-by shooting of David Frigaard
County to update emergency dispatch system
Newport Police reports for Jan. 21
Principal: Frigaard was ‘neat and caring individual’
Park High School art teacher David Frigaard dies in shooting
crime and courts
Park Wrestling: Wolfpack take second in Chisago Lakes
East Ridge Gymnastics: Raptors show depth with shorthanded wins
Park Boys Basketball: Juba carries the Wolfpack past St. Croix Prep
East Ridge Boys Hockey: Raptors rally past Mounds View
PWER Alpine Skiing: Raptors second in boys conference race, third in girls
St. Paul Park celebrates annual sledding day
The healing powers of art: Cancer survivors' work part of Woodwinds sculpture
Two local art events planned in Cottage Grove
Reeling in the 'Minnesota experience' during Cottage Grove's ice fishing outing
Birds of a feather: Carpenter Nature Center volunteers track avian population
arts and entertainment
Lori L. Battcher, 53
Mark F. Mulvihill, 66
Doris M. Pinault, 85
Jeanette Lampe, 79
Lucille Mann, 92
Viewpoint: McNaughton rules outline insanity defense
Letter to the editor: Respect property when snowmobiling
Letter to the editor: Wake up and face realities in District 833
Letter to the editor: Integrity of school district must be restored
Viewpoint: Don't let sun set on Oakwood possibilities
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June 19, 2013
Baseball: Cottage Grove Coyotes off to 6-0 start
With six games under its belt, the Cottage Grove Coyotes men's baseball team has swung into action this summer. The Coyotes, who play in the Twin City Men's Adult Baseball League and were league champions in 2010, are currently undefeated at a perfect 6-0. Off a two-game sweep...
June 19, 2013 - 7:23am
June 11, 2013
Park track & field: Like mom, Gorres earns All-State in long jump
The apple hasn't fallen far from the tree. Park freshman Allison Gorres earned all-state in the long jump, taking sixth place in the event at the Class AA state track and field meet, held June 7-8 at Hamline University in St. Paul. Gorres' mom Anne was also an all-state long jumper...
June 11, 2013 - 10:37am
June 4, 2013
Sports announcements - June 4: Second 3-on-3 basketball league starts soon
Second-annual 3-on-3 basketball league at Park High School The Cottage Grove Athletic Association, in association with Midwest 3-on-3, will be hosting the second-annual 3-on-3 Basketball League this fall at the Park High School Activity Center. The league will run five Sunday evenings...
sports / raptors
June 4, 2013 - 11:45am
Park golf: Wolfpack's swing at state ends at section tournament
The Park boys and girls golf teams' seasons came to an end at the Section 3AAA tournament as the Wolfpack wasn't able to advance a golfer to the state tournament. In the two-day section tournament, the top five teams advance to the second day along with the top 10 individuals not...
June 4, 2013 - 11:38am
Park softball: Wolfpack's season comes to an end
The season came to an end for the Park softball team with back-to-back losses at the Section 3AAA tournament recently, but the year wasn't without its standout performances. One of those moments came in the second round of the section tournament, when the Wolfpack pulled off one...
June 4, 2013 - 8:09am
May 31, 2013
Park track & field: Freshman Gorres reaches state in two events
Park freshman Allison Gorres made a splash at the Section 3AA meet by securing two spots at the Class 2A state meet. Gorres qualified in the 100-meter dash Thursday to add another event after qualifying in the long jump Tuesday at the University of St. Thomas to make her first trip...
May 31, 2013 - 2:39am
May 29, 2013
Kuemmel's Corner: Park athletic awards ceremony began 14 years ago
Each spring the Park Coaches Association sponsors an athletic awards ceremony. This tradition was started by Park coaches 14 years ago to honor our student-athletes. The coaches took this task on themselves because there was not a building athletic director at the time. They have...
May 29, 2013 - 8:55am
Park track and field: Gorres shines, is SEC long jump champ
Ally Gorres earned a Suburban East Conference championship in the long jump to highlight the Park boys and girls track teams' solid showings at the SEC Championship meet, held Tuesday, May 21, and Thursday, May 23, at East Ridge High School. Gorres, a freshman, won the long jump...
May 29, 2013 - 8:51am
May 28, 2013
Park baseball: Wolfpack's season ends
Park junior pitcher Sam Domeier did just about everything in his power to give his team a chance to win in the opening round of the Section 3AAA playoffs Friday against St. Thomas Academy in Mendota Heights, but the Wolfpack offense couldn't deliver in a 2-1 season-ending loss. Domeier...
May 28, 2013 - 11:50am
May 22, 2013
Kuemmel's Corner: Prom a "happy memory"
As Park Activities Director, I have a few responsibilities besides just athletics. One of these activities is prom. The end of the school year brings many happy memories for high school students, and prom is one of those. I think most people can fondly remember their high school...
May 22, 2013 - 1:29pm
Park softball: Whoa ... Galloway, Wolfpack upset No. 1 Lakeville North
The Park softball team pulled off one of the biggest wins of the year on Tuesday. The ninth-seeded Wolfpack upset top-seeded Lakeville South - the No. 1-ranked team in the state - 4-1 in the second round of the Section 3AAA tournament at Dred Scott Field in Burnsville. Park (9-7)...
May 22, 2013 - 7:16am
May 21, 2013
Park baseball: Wolfpack fall to 1-13 with losses to Mustangs, Ponies
Stillwater made quick work of Park Tuesday in an 11-1, five-inning victory in Stillwater. Park had six hits in the Suburban East Conference game with JT Bickel and Max Stedt each going 2-for-3. Bickel drove in the Wolfpack's only run in the top of the fifth inning. The Ponies had...
May 21, 2013 - 7:50am
Cornell senior, Park grad Ryan Nordtvedt named Sportsman of the Year
Cornell senior baseball player Ryan Nordtvedt of Cottage Grove was honored as the 2012-13 Sportsman of the Year at Cornell College's Athletics Recognition Program on May 6 in Mount Vernon, Iowa. Nordtvedt, a 2008 graduate of Park High School, was recognized for athletic achievement...
May 21, 2013 - 7:40am
May 16, 2013
Park softball: Galloway, Wolfpack advance in playoffs with win over Simley
The Park softball team advanced to the second round of the Section 3AAA playoffs with a 4-1 win over eighth-seeded Simley on the road Wednesday. Park, the ninth seed, broke a scoreless tie with four runs in the top of the seventh inning to take control of the game. After Simley...
May 16, 2013 - 9:55am
May 15, 2013
Park softball: Wolfpack score 52 runs in three games, head into playoffs hot
The Park softball team has been crushing the ball lately. The Wolfpack has scored 52 runs in their past three games and are riding a three-game win streak as they head into the playoffs. Most recently, Park beat Suburban East Conference foe Roseville 10-2 on Tuesday in Roseville....
May 15, 2013 - 11:02am