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Two Sheets Are Better Than One

John Gardiner explains why Pagel Ice Arena’s two ice sheets have been a huge hit for the entire Minnetonka Community John Gardiner recognized early in to his parenting years that there was a need for an ice facility in the heart of Minnetonka, Minnesota. Toting his two hockey-playing kiddos, Max and Jake, who is currently Read More

Wearing the ‘C’; Gentry Academy students learn leadership qualities on and off the ice

On the corner of County Road E just past Highway 61 in Vadnais Heights, Minnesota, sits a private school unlike any other. The three-story brick building is home to roughly 110 students from fifth through 12th grade who are both academically and athletically inclined (most with a specific focus on Minnesota’s most beloved sport, hockey). Read More