FOGERTY ARENA CELEBRATES 40 YEARS

In October, Fogerty Arena in Blaine will be celebrating 40 years in the community. Back in 1982 the Blaine and Spring Lake Park Youth Hockey Associations teamed up to raise money and build the facility that now sees nearly two million visitors every year.

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NACE FOOD SHELF PROVIDES WEEKEND MEALS FOR KIDS

More than one third of students in Anoka County qualify for the free or reduced lunch program in their schools. On the weekends, however, that free food hasn’t always been there. With school back in session, a group of volunteers gets together each week at NACE food shelf to make sure that more than two hundred local kids have access to food all weekend long.

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