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Achievement rooted in family tradition

July 4, 2022

  BGMR/Freeze Track and Field senior athlete Brady Skeim stood on the podium as a sixth place finisher in the Class A Boys Discus on June 10 at the MSHSL State Track and Field Meet from St. Michael-Albertville High School. He ended his high school career with a state medal around his neck, but a…

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Finding a home on the softball diamond Former: Gator Missy Bruggeman named to Minnesota Softball Hall of Fame

June 30, 2022

  A 2005 Greenbush-Middle River graduate and former Gator Softball player, Missy Bruggeman started on the Gator varsity team as an eighth grader— an opportunity she said that looks like a glorious one, providing one the honor of representing their community. It also provided something more. “At the same time, it’s like you don’t know…

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Three Gator golfers conclude season at state

June 23, 2022

  Three Gator golfers, Jasmine Christianson, Jade Reese, and Jaxon Janousek, stepped onto the greens for their final action of the 2022 spring season. They would do so after extending their spring seasons to the furthest possible point: the Class A Girls and Boys State Golf Tournament at Pebble Creek Golf Club in Becker, June…

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BGMR/Freeze athletes battle at state track and field meet: Skeim captures sixth place state finish

June 17, 2022

  Last season, Brady Skeim represented the BGMR/Freeze Track and Field Team alone at the Class A State Girls and Boys Track and Field Meet. There, he fell short of a state medal, taking fourteenth in both the shot put and discus events. Skeim returned to the state meet this season, this time in just…

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June 13 Lake of the Woods MN Fishing Report

June 13, 2022

  On the south end… Resorts are open and fishing continues to be excellent. Good numbers of walleyes being caught in 18′ – 30′ of water. There is high water in the area but most lodging facilities have adjusted to accommodate. Most boat ramps are open including Wheeler’s Point and others. Vertical jigging is still…

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Alleged, 1 Man, Polk County Crime Wave

June 10, 2022

 

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UPDATE: Suspect Who Jumped In River Following EGF Pursuit Identified

June 10, 2022

 

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Wagon Wheel Ridge expanding to accommodate upcoming festivals

June 10, 2022

  Kick’n Up Kountry doesn’t begin until June 15-18, but the event’s site, Wagon Wheel Ridge, has already been filled up with people over recent weeks, especially since the nice weather. “It was quite the zoo out there on Tuesday (May 24). You could hardly even drive out there— over 100 people,” said Jake Larson,…

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Three Gator golfers advance to state

June 10, 2022

  Coming off two sub-section team titles— one for the girls team and one for the boys team—12 Gator golfers traveled to the Bemidji Town and Country Club for the Girls and Boys Section 8A Golf Tournament, May 31 and June 1. By tournament’s end, neither Gator team advanced, but three Gator golfers, in Jasmine…

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Three BGMR/Freeze athletes qualify for state

June 9, 2022

  With dozens of hungry competitors at the Section 8A Track and Field meet held in Ada, on June 3 the BGMR/Freeze found themselves surrounded by determined and unyielding competition. The BGMR/Freeze left the meet with three state advancements from Liam Collins (Triple Jump), Treston Nichols (Shot Put), and Brady Skeim (Discus). Although three advanced…

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