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Marjorie "Marjie" Weber
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Minnesota lawmakers lobby on ag issues
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Century Farm applications due by April 3
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Corn and Soybean Growers to hold annual meeting
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On The Street
Minnewaska swimming: Young lineup provides Gators with depth
The Minnewaska-Morris Area/Chokio-Alberta Gators girls swimming and diving team is hoping that a young roster will provide a deep and improved lineup this year. "We are very young, with only one senior, but we have a core group of freshman, sophomores and juniors that will be fun...
August 23, 2013 - 12:00am
November 20, 2012
State swimming: Cards fall in prelims, Gators' Opdahl fifth in two events
The Cardinal girls' 200 medley relay team didn't make the cut for the finals as they finished 23rd in Friday's preliminary swimming event during...
November 20, 2012 - 12:00am
November 16, 2012
State swim meet: Cardinal 200 medley relay opens preliminaries today
When the Cardinal 200 medley relay team hits the pool Friday, it will face some formidable talent as seven of the eight teams that earned medals...
November 16, 2012 - 12:00am
November 14, 2012
Minnewaska-Morris swimming: Opdahl returns to state
Opdahl Minnewaska-Morris swimmer Bridget Opdahl will be back in the pool at the University of Minnesota Aquatic Center for the second straight year as she claimed the championship in the 50 free and runner-up honors in the 100 free to earns spots in both events at the State Class...
November 14, 2012 - 12:00am
November 11, 2012
Section 6A swimming and diving: Cards third, Minnewaska-Morris 10th
The Cardinals will be sending their 200 medley relay team to the State Class A girls' swimming and diving meet after Kalli Bowser, Hannah Eklund, Madalyn Winger and Beth Burnham finished third and broke the state qualifying time by 0.03 seconds. The team dropped a total of 6.7 seconds...
November 11, 2012 - 12:00pm
November 2, 2012
Swimming and diving: Gators win finale 102-78
The Minnewaska-Morris Gators picked up six wins in their 102-78 team victory over Perham last week, with senior Bridget Opdahl leading the way. Opdahl claimed individual honors in the 50 free and 100 butterfly, and added a win as she swam a leg of the winning 200 medley relay along...
November 2, 2012 - 12:00am
October 5, 2012
Swimming and diving: Gators top Holdingford 95-90
The Minnewaska-Morris swimming and diving team won nine out of 12 events last Thursday night to secure a 95-90 win over Holdingford on Parents' Night. "It was one of my most gratifying meets in my 18 years of coaching," head coach Linda Hoffmann said. "The girls believed and kept...
October 5, 2012 - 12:00am
September 26, 2012
Swimming and diving: Minnewaska Gators set 41 season best times
The Minnewaska Gators saw more than 41 drops in time in their meet against Sauk Centre Thursday, but the swimming and diving team fell to the Mainstreeters 104-81. The Gators did pick up six first place finishes as Bridget Opdahl had individual wins in the 200 IM and the 100 free,...
September 26, 2012 - 12:00am
September 7, 2012
Girls' swimming and diving: Opdahl repeats at champ at Willmar Invite
Bridget Opdahl defended her 50 and 100 free titles for the second time at the Willmar Invitational, swimming to first place in both events by less than a second over Amanda Warzecha of Melrose. Opdahl, a senior for the Minnewaska Morris Gators, swam to a 25.29 in the 50 free, 0.5...
September 7, 2012 - 12:00am
December 2, 2011
Opdahl is leader for MM Gators girls' swim team
Minnewaska junior Bridget Opdahl was named as the team's leading point scorer for the year, claiming West Central All-Conference awards in the 50 and 100 free. Opdahl received the WCC swimmer of the week honor during the year, and was a State Class A meet finalist. Paige Entzi was...
December 2, 2011 - 12:00am
November 25, 2011
Opdahl 16th at state swim meet
Minnewaska junior Bridget Opdahl was 16th overall in the 50 free, finishing with a time of 25.50, after swimming a 24.87 in the preliminaries. The event was won by Danielle Nack of Mankato East, who set a new Class A record of 22.93. Opdahl was also 16th in the 100 freestyle with...
November 25, 2011 - 12:00am
September 7, 2011
Area swimming and diving: Opdahl, Entzi earn wins for Gators
Gator swimmer Bridget Opdahl picked up a pair of wins last week as the Minnewaska/Morris girls' swimming and diving team competed at the Willmar Invitational. The junior sprinter finished the 50 free in 25.38 and the 100 free in 57.40 for her firsts. Paige Entzi finished first in...
September 7, 2011 - 12:00am
November 17, 2010
Section 6A swimming: Erickson heads back to state
Alexandria's Rosey Erickson and Minnewaska/Morris's Bridget Opdahl will have their fall seasons extended for one more week. The two swimmers...
November 17, 2010 - 12:00am