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November 14th

Announcements!

12 Days of Christmas WOD- December 20th at 9:30… Holiday gathering to follow!!

CrossFit Rigor Holiday Schedule!!

Thanksgiving Nov 27th- 9:30am

Black Friday Nov 28th- 12:00pm… 91 more words

CrossFit

Weather Blog: November Snows Go Big

No practice snowfall to acclimate us to the shift in weather and wardrobe this season. In a mere two weeks’ time, sandals were replaced with snow boots, as Oct. 278 more words

Local

6 Little-Known Facts About Halloween

It’s that time of year again: Time to dust off your pumpkin-carving skills, dig through the dress-up box and go around the block exchanging your candy for your neighbors’. 873 more words

Winter

Anoka, St. Cloud Apollo Win State Titles

Unseeded Anoka (15-6-1) strung together three-straight upsets in 10 days to capture the Class AA MSHSL Boys Soccer state title, their first since 2007. The Tornado stopped second-seeded Maple Grove 2-1 in the semifinal before defeating Wayzata 2-1 in the final. 149 more words

Soccer

Spooky historic Halloween Costumes

Here is a re-blog of one my earliest posts! Read below for the history Halloween Celebrations in the US, and see some spooky photos.

It has long been accepted that Halloween made its North American debut during the nineteenth century, following the influx of immigrants to the United States who brought the tradition of celebrating Halloween, known as Samhain Eve in European Celtic tradition, to America. 149 more words

History

Anoka Hosts Annual Halloween Parade

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – It’s still a week away, but Halloween celebrations were already underway in Anoka Saturday.

The self-proclaimed Halloween Capitol of the World got a jump start on the season. 53 more words

News

'Halloween Capital of the World' set for 94th annual parade

Like many great innovations, this one came because of rowdy, rabble-rousing kids – and nearby adults seeking a respite.

As few as 95 years ago, Anoka, Minnesota residents would wake up during the days around Halloween to find they’d been pranked. 335 more words

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