Also in our new weekly feature: Breweries battle in Hudson and someone sends a message about dog poop.
In our latest feature for the East Metro Patch team, we recap a week's worth of news in a quick rundown collected from Hudson Patch, Stillwater Patch, Oakdale Patch and Woodbury Patch. Click on the links for the complete story. Stillwater Native Denis McDonough Named Obama's Chief of Staff President Barack Obama has chosen Stillwater native Denis McDonough as his fifth chief of staff. PHOTOS: Red Bull Crashed Ice Elimination Round Photos from Friday's Red Bull Crashed Ice Elimination Round in St. Paul. The finals start Saturday at 7 p.m. Hudson Teacher Lisa Rambo Eliminated From "The Biggest Loser" In the fifth week of the show, Hudson's "The Biggest Loser" contestant lost only 5 pounds and was voted off the show by her teammates. She …
A round up of the region's major developments on March 23.
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Emily Mueller has lost 100 pounds since July, despite not making it onto the reality television show.
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- Kris Janisch
Wednesday, March 23, 2011
Emily Mueller began working out with a personal trainer just nine months ago. She’s now lost 100 pounds from her earlier weight of 320. Mueller, 31, made an unsuccessful bid for the reality television show The Biggest Loser. A friend she contacted to help her with a video submission, along with her chiropractor, referred her to Sara Jespersen, owner of the Anytime Fitness on Bielenberg Drive, and the rest is weight-loss history. Woodbury Patch caught up with Mueller before one of her “Look Good Naked Boot Camp” sessions on Monday. Woodbury Patch: Have you always had a problem with your weight? Emily Mueller: It probably started in junior high, just after I hit puberty. I was 16-18, size-wise. In high school I was about 30 pounds less than …