It is that special time of year again. No, it's not the time when we eat too much at holiday potlucks and feel regretful afterward; it's the time of year when we exact revenge upon the plague of buckthorn that has infested our woods, prairies and shorelines.
Cities, townships, and schools are invited to attend the "Greening Your Organization: Environmentally Preferable Purchasing and Practices Workshop," sponsored by Washington County on Wednesday, Dec. 5 from 8 a.m. to noon.
Robby Spalding of Arden Hills and Tony McDonald of New Brighton participated in the North American Hockey League Showcase held in Blaine recently. The event showcases junior hockey league players for possible NCAA scholarship and NHL draft consideration.