Good news from the past week from our Patch sites in the Twin Cities.
We’re assured it will be a white Christmas next week, for those of you who look forward to that sort of thing.
For others who think winter has “come on a little strong,” this December has packed a bit of a punch, for sure.
But here are a few stories from around the Twin Cities that will warm you up inside, and maybe keep those subzero wind chills away for just a little while this weekend.
The Oakdale resident and former Stillwater prison
corrections officer earned a 'SantaClausology' diploma last spring.
Holiday 'Shout Out' from Spc. Brett Anderson to Friends and family - Stillwater Patch
Jetpac City Guides put the app in happy.
A new app thinks it knows the '9 best views' in Shakopee.
Northfield giving back as Patch teams up with GoFundMe
Here’s a highlight from the recent TEDx in Lakeville we wanted to share.
The former girls’ hockey goalie is following her passion for sports at the University of North Dakota.
Awards and Accomplishments
The Edina senior wrote a first draft of her novel, "Two Broken Birds," while she was in sixth grade.
Minneapolis mayor Jeff Wagner used Moore Lake as the setting for a bizarre ad that includes swim trunks, strip clubs and F-bombs.
The boys beat St. Michael-Albertville, and the girls beat Anoka.
The Eagles beat DeLaSalle 73-63.
Ryan Stockstad has started a Kickstarter for his new film, ‘Walk-Ons.
Give Back this Holiday Season
It's already available as a single. And proceeds go to a very special cause.
Guides and Information
Touring local streets for brightly lit homes is a holiday tradition, and the Twin Cities has no shortage of festive houses.
Yes, Minnesota, there is a Santa Claus. A whole slew of them in fact.
The Minneapolis-St. Paul area offers plenty of options for sledding and tubing.
Share your holiday worship locations with your neighbors.
A new app thinks it knows the ‘7 places tourists go.’