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For 17 years, Tim Potrament served the Cambridge community as a member of the Cambridge Fire Department. Now, the department, with help from the community, is working to give back to Potrament. This past spring, retired firefighter Potrament, husband to Betsy, and father to Josie and Hattie, was diagnosed with stage 4 cancer. A fundraiser [...]

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Cambridge resident Edmund Hanson made the trek to Maple Grove in memory of his foster son. He participated in the Heros for Hope event Sept. 20, which raised funds for the military suicide prevention and awareness nonprofit organization. Travis Gibbons moved in with the Hanson family in his junior year of high school. He became [...]

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A fundraising benefit will be held from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 27 at American Jane’s in Cambridge. Proceeds from the benefit will go to help the Steve Harris family pay for medical and living expenses. Harris was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in February of this year. Since the cancer has continued to [...]

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Faith Lutheran Church in Isanti is hosting its annual Fall Fest from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 5. The festivities will begin at 9 a.m. with a silent auction, featuring many hand crafted items, from woodworking to crocheting, along with items donated by local businesses. The auction will close at 1 p.m. Church [...]

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Isanti County Zoning Office Guest Article The Minnesota DNR has confirmed that Skogman Lake is infested with Eurasian watermilfoil. The plant was first noted by the Conservation Corps of Minnesota. On Sept. 9, DNR staff confirmed the presence.  The plant was found at four locations near, and just south of the public boat landing on [...]

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Karin Craig Guest Writer Friends and family of Cambridge-Isanti High School alumni Kim and Ryan Kasl gathered around their television sets with great anticipation Sept. 10 to watch the latest episode of “Tiny House Nation,” in which the Kasls and their two children finally got to see and explore their new 207-square-foot home. The Kasls [...]

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View a photo slideshow from the event at the end of the article. People lined up for a free meal while finding plenty of entertainment and reason to celebrate with friends on a cool yet comfortable Friday night, Sept. 12, at the annual Customer Appreciation Event in downtown Cambridge. The Classic Car Show generated a [...]

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