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New Businesses, Election, Sports: 2016 Year in Review

Jan 01, 2017 07:25PM ● By Wendy Erlien

Left to Right: Angie Davison, Brad Davison, Stephanie (Davison) Fort

Happy New Year!

Before moving ahead to 2017, here's a look at some of the most read stories on Maple Grove Voice for 2016.

What was your most memorable moment in Maple Grove for 2016? Share it in comments below! 

Brothers Derek and Jesse Carstensen bring Hong Thai Restaurant to Maple Grove photo by Wendy Erlien

Hong Thai Restaurant Opens in Maple Grove 

“We’re here to bring an awesome restaurant to Maple Grove. We have really delicious food and we just want to deliver excellence at this location. That’s really our goal.” - Derek Carstensen Read More » 


Street flooding in Maple Grove Wednesday Sept 21 2016 photo provided by Hennepin County Emergency Management

Photos: September Storm Brings Nearly 10 Inches of Rain to Maple Grove 

Several roadways flooded, a few houses were hit by lightning as a result of the heavy thunderstorms moving through the community Sept. 21, 2016. Read More » 


After Building a Champion in Osseo Lamker Ready to Move On - Jan 20 2016 0953PM

After Building a Champion in Osseo, Lamker Ready to Move On 

Osseo Orioles Football Coach Derrin Lamker announced Tuesday, Jan. 19 that he was resigning after 11 seasons. Read More » 

Fire on the 8900 block of Sycamore Lane in Maple Grove March 2 2016 Photo by Doug Erlien

Fire Damages Maple Grove Home 

A garage/home on the 8900 block of Sycamore Lane North in Maple Grove received extensive damage following a fire the evening of Wednesday, March 2. Read More » 


Don Pablos restaurant closed at the end of January in Maple Grove

Don Pablo’s Mexican Kitchen Closes in Maple Grove 

Two locations remain in Minnesota, Richfield and Eden Prairie. Read More » 


Maple Grove Government Center

Election 2016: Maple Grove City Council Election Results 

Two Maple Grove City Council seats were up for election on the Nov. 8 ballot. Read More » 


File photo Osseo Area SchoolsISD 279 Educational Service Center photo by Wendy Erlien

Election 2016: Osseo School District School Board Election Results 

Three seats on the Osseo School Board were up for election. Read More » 

Maple Grove resident Paul Kochenderfer and Maple Grove Police Officer Dave Goggins Photo by Doug Erlien

Cart Builds Bond Between MGPD Officer, Maple Grove Teen 

"I didn’t do this because I was looking to get anything out of it. I just wanted to help..." - Officer Dave Goggins Read More » 


Osseo Names New Head Football Coach - Apr 15 2016 0831AM

Osseo Names New Head Football Coach

Ryan Stockhaus will begin his new position April 16. Read More » 


Left to Right Angie Davison Brad Davison Stephanie Davison Fort

Home Court Advantage for Maple Grove's Davison Family 

Cori Davison couldn’t help but smile as she peered out of the window of her Maple Grove home. For the first time in while, all three of her kids, Stephanie, Angie, and Brad were home. Read More » 


Dignitaries welcome Golden Corral to Maple Grove Photo by Doug Erlien

Photos: First Golden Corral in Minnesota Opens in Maple Grove 

The first Golden Corral in Minnesota opened Sept. 1. Take a look around at our photo gallery. Read More » 


Jessica Johnson Tasha Norden and Bianca Januik of Nothing Bundt Cakes - Maple Grove

Nothing Bundt Cakes Opens in Maple Grove

The newest Minnesota store is located at 8085 Wedgewood Lane North. Read More » 


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