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September 25, 2015
Hadrian’s Wall, built by Roman Emperor Hadrian to ‘separate the Romans from the barbarians’, stretches 84 miles from sea-to-sea near the England and Scotland border. (Contributed)
Walking Hadrian’s Wall
September 25, 2015 - 12:00am
Hadrian’s Wall, built by Roman Emperor Hadrian to ‘separate the Romans from the barbarians’, stretches 84 miles from sea-to-sea near the England and Scotland border. (Contributed)
Walking Hadrian’s Wall
September 25, 2015 - 12:00am
September 23, 2015
Kensington city office burglarized
September 23, 2015 - 12:00am
September 17, 2015
Kensington city office burglarized
September 17, 2015 - 11:35am
August 21, 2015
Wanted: Your ideas for Rune Stone Park plans
August 21, 2015 - 12:00am
August 5, 2015
A gazebo and paved sidewalks are some of the new improvements made to the city park in Kensington so far. Another fundraising drive will be held this fall, with hopes that the final project will be completed next spring. (Tara Bitzan | Echo Press)
Kensington’s city park upgrade continues
August 5, 2015 - 12:00am
July 24, 2015
In a field in Solem Township last week, Stuart Wagenius, a conservation scientist at Chicago Botanic Garden, explained, “We know this plant was planted in 2003, we know its mom, its dad and grandmothers out in nature. And we know its [genetic] fitness. Every year we know the number of leaves that it had, the length of the longest leaf and the number of heads that it’s had.” They harvest the flower heads each fall. (Amy Chaffins | Echo Press)
The alluring purple coneflower
July 24, 2015 - 9:30am
Elbow Lake’s Jaxson Pollard, 2, was all smiles as he came down a slide during the kiddie carnival on Saturday in Kensington.
Out and About: Kensington Rune Stone Days
June 24, 2015 - 12:00am
May 8, 2015
Visitors from Midwest join research forum in Kensington
May 8, 2015 - 12:00am
April 29, 2015
Research forum planned in Kensington
April 29, 2015 - 12:00am
April 22, 2015
Duane Rau of Kensington and his fellow fire department members flip many a pork chop on their grills Saturday. Their annual fundraising dinner typically draws in about 300 people.
Out and About: Kensington Volunteer Fire Department Fundraiser
April 22, 2015 - 12:00am
April 17, 2015
Postmaster Dave Brosh displays the first-place award for selling the Northland District’s most Breast Cancer Research stamps inside the lobby of the Kensington office. (Blaze Fugina | Echo Press)
Donating for a cause
April 17, 2015 - 12:00am
March 31, 2015
Monday at 5 p.m., Kensington Fire Department responded to a fire at 6622 Hollyhock Lane, near Kensington, on the north side of Lake Oscar. (Amy Chaffins | Echo Press)
UPDATE: Three departments respond to garage fire Monday
March 31, 2015 - 9:37am
March 25, 2015
Park committee member Mary Robertson (left) serves a plate of hotdish to Bruce Hedner during Saturday's fundraiser at the Kensington Community Center. (Blaze Fugina/Echo Press)
Park facelift on the way
March 25, 2015 - 12:00am
March 21, 2015
Kitchen worker Courtney Smith (left) serves up some hotdish to Oliver Nessman (front), Milo Nessman (middle) and Tina Nessman during the Kensington Memorial Park Hotdish Supper Fundraiser on Saturday. (Blaze Fugina/Echo Press)
Hotdish for a good cause
March 21, 2015 - 9:20pm