East Cambridge Dental is excited to announce its third annual Candy Buy-Back this year for trick-or-treaters who are willing to trade their leftover candy for a little extra cash while helping our troops and local teachers. Families have from Nov. 3-21 to bring their leftover Halloween candy during business hours to the dentistry, 1596 Second [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

The city of Isanti is moving forward with plans to develop a community park on an acquired parcel in the southern part of the city near Rum Drive Southwest and Martins Landing Road Southwest. During the Isanti City Council meeting Oct. 21, in her staff memo, Community Events Manager and Parks Coordinator Josi Wood explained, [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

ECM Editorial Board ECM Publishers Inc. Minnesotans traditionally vote in large numbers during midterm elections. Will the Tuesday, Nov. 4 elections once again place Minnesota among national leaders in turnout? If past history is repeated, the state will again be a leader, much as it was four years ago when the state led the nation [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

Dear Editor: Student debt has increased dramatically during the past few years, and shows no sign of slowing down. According to Kyle McCarthy, co-founder of StudentDebtCrisis.org, student debt has risen over 500 percent since 1999. Because of this, many college students are forced to cope with staggeringly high loans after graduation. Going to college is not [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

Dear Editor: The Cambridge-Isanti High School German American Partnership Program recently hosted 20 students and two teachers from Darmstadt, Germany. The group was welcomed with a “Welcome Goodie Bag.” We would like to extend our thanks and appreciation to the following local entities for their generous contributions and support:  Arby’s, Cambridge Dental, Century 21-Moline Realty, [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

Dear Editor: I would like to express my gratitude and thank everyone for all of your support through my battle with breast cancer. I have never seen such generous people and willingness to help out in any way possible. Whether it be through thoughts, prayers, phone calls, gifts, food, babysitting or donations and helping with [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

Brielle Bredsten brielle.bredsten@ecm-inc.com My name is Brielle Bredsten, and I look forward to my new position as a reporter for the Isanti County News. Topics I will be covering include the Braham City Council, feature stories on the Braham Area School District, arts and entertainment, as well as other community news and feature stories. I [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
up arrow