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by Eric Hagen ECM PUBLISHERS   Six Lake Minnetonka area fire chiefs are brainstorming about how they might band together in a fire district to share services. The communities of Maple Plain, Loretto, Long Lake, Mound, St. Bonifacius and Excelsior have yet to make any decisions and may include Hamel in a prospective partnership called [...]

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What the Watertown-Mayer track and field team managed to do during the 2014 season was nothing short of spectacular. During this memorable season, the Royals sent 10 athletes to the state meet, set five new Watertown-Mayer High School track and field records, and had 10 athletes named All-Conference. All in all, not a bad track [...]

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The city of Watertown just got a bit more cultured. China B-1, Watertown’s new Chinese restaurant, opened its doors June 23 and with it, no doubt, is another step in advancing and growing downtown’s Lewis Street. Store owner Song Liu and his wife Bing Gao came to the United States over 14 years ago. Traveling [...]

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In the words of Mayer amateur baseball manager Joe Berrios, last Tuesday’s game at Young America wasn’t pretty. In a seven-inning shut out, the Blazers fell to the Cardinals 12-0 on July 1. Young America pitcher Aaron Cook kept the Blazers’ offense quiet, allowing just two hits in his seven innings of work. Both Mayer [...]

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The 8th annual Mayer Rising Community Festival returns to Mayer this Saturday, July 12. All of the events will take place at the Old Schoolhouse Park and in the Mayer Community Center, located at 413 Bluejay Ave. The events will begin at 9 a.m. and will conclude around 2 p.m. One of the focal points [...]

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Rogers High School student Reid Sagehorn’s hasty two-word tweet online in January and its consequences have drawn national and even international attention from major news media. In response to a question about making out with a Rogers High School physical education teacher, Sagehorn responded, “actually yes.” A parent notified Rogers school authorities of Sagehorn’s tweet, [...]

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