Anoka High School

  • Blogs

    October 9, 2012

    Justin's Gift, LBGTQ youth group, shut out of Anoka's Halloween parade

    At best, it's an example of horrible public relations on behalf of Anoka Halloween. At worst, it reflects the fact that the more things change in the Anoka-Hennepin School District, the more they stay the same.SEE ALSO:-- Anoka-Hennepin settles lawsuit with bullied students-- [FEATURE] Gall bullying ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 15, 2012

    Michele Bachmann, polka dance champion, turns down Dancing with the Stars

    ​As if people needed more reason to view her as a joke, Michele Bachmann was invited to participate in the next season of ABC's Dancing with the Stars. We were really, really excited about the prospect of regularly embedding video of Our Favorite Congresswoman's performances so that everyone could ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 28, 2011

    Anoka-Hennepin teacher training test requires affirmation of "neutrality policy"

    Anoka-HennepinTeachers at high schools like Anoka are being asked to neuter their feelings on neutrality.​Teachers who have a problem with the Anoka-Hennepin school district's so-called "no homo promo" policy are in yet another tight spot. The policy says that staff "shall remain neutral on matte ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 20, 2011

    Justice Dept. investigating Anoka-Hennepin schools for harassment of gay students

    Justin Aaberg is one of four gay teen suicides in two years.​The Department of Justice is investigating allegations of a hostile environment toward gay and lesbian students against the Anoka-Hennepin County school district.The DOJ, along with the Department of Education's Office of Civil Rights, a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 16, 2010

    Stephen Colbert catches Gretchen Carlson making stuff up about the war on Christmas

    Colbert on Carlson: It's crazy.​Gretchen Carlson, the pride of Anoka High School, and Steve Doocey's best pal on Fox and Friends, probably has a clause in her contract to make sure we know there's a war on Christmas. That's the only logical reason she keeps obsessing on the subject. Well, th ... More >>

  • News

    October 4, 2006

    The Chosen One

    Michele Bachmann's recipe for success: Christian piety and not-so-Christian opportunism

  • News

    November 1, 2000

    Bjorn To Run

    In ten years, only one man has had the blind faith to try to unseat Anoka Mayor Pete Beberg. Meet Bjorn Skogquist, new kid in town.

  • News

    June 24, 1998

    Not in our Backyard

    Scott Paulson was sick of his stepson's complaints about a white posse beating up his black friends. Then the phalanx of trucks pulled up on his lawn.