Mechanicville welcomes Stillwater to the mat as Red Warriors rise for 2014-15 wrestling season
MECHANICVILLE It?s been nearly three decades since Stillwater High School has had a varsity wrestling program.
Stillwater Area School Board reviews district finance study
While still in the middle of the 2014-2015 school year, the Stillwater Area School Board has already begun thinking about its goals for the 2015-2016 district budget. Back in August, finance director Kristen Hohesiel presented the formation of a finance study group that was charged with providing direction to the board on priorities when creating [...]
Girls swimming and diving: Future Gopher is golden at state
MINNEAPOLIS ? Eager is not a term that describes Liz Click?s desire to join the Stillwater girls? swimming and diving program as a freshman. She didn?t want to dip her toe, much less dive right in. ?I went to a camp that summer to try diving for the first time and I really didn?t want [...]
Stillwater's big Christmas tree gets its lights
What's a Christmas tree without lights?
Moms of Stillwater: Christmas collision
This is the third morning I have been greeted with carolers in my room at 5:15 a.m., enthusiastic accompaniment of jingle bells included. Twinkle necklaces appear to be an optional effect for the early morning performance, but nonetheless helpful as I scramble for my emergency pair of glasses. The irony of ?Silent Night? presented at [...]
OSU football star Tyreek Hill released from team after allegations of abuse surface
STILLWATER, Okla. ? A former star of the Oklahoma State University football team is accused of a violent crime. Police say 20-year-old Tyreek Hill beat and choked his pregnant girlfriend during a fight at his home on Thursday night. The victim told police Hill threw her around like a rag doll. She told officers that [?]
Boys basketball: Ponies turn back Woodbury
OAK PARK HEIGHTS ? Behind the welcome return of post players Matt Anderson and Kyle McKinley, the Stillwater boys? basketball team snapped a three-game losing streak with a 79-65 victory over Woodbury in its Suburban East Conference opener on Tuesday night at Stillwater Area High School. Making his first appearance since suffering a wrist injury [...]
Ham Lake ballerina stumbled with language but found footing with dance
In the classic ballet "The Nutcracker," a girl named Clara dreams of a nutcracker coming to life. For one local dancer who plays Clara in upcoming performances, the artform has helped her embrace life. Here is her story in her words.
It focused on the positive: Stillwater Living ends 10-year run with final issue in December
Peter McNiff said he once received about 6,600 emails in response to a letter and response published in his lifestyle magazine, Stillwater Living. The letter complained about the magazine?s Christmas issue, and McNiff included his response along with the letter. His inbox was flooded with notes of support and encouragement. It bogged down his email. [...]
Oklahoma State gets another Bedlam win
STILLWATER -- No. 9 Cowboy wrestling picked up the second Bedlam win of the weekend for the Oklahoma State athletic program on Sunday with a 25-11 win over Oklahoma. The Cowboys improved to 134-27-10 in the Bedlam wrestling series.