By Gary Ridderbusch
For the past two years, the Northwoods All-Star Event has been held the first Saturday of November. What better way is there to open the 2013-’14 basketball season?
Open to any North Woods boy or girl in fifth through eighth grade, the event is a full day of basketball challenges, entertainment, games, a huge silent auction and raffles.
It is not only a basketball-themed fun day, it is the biggest fundraiser for the Northland Pines Youth Basketball Program (NPBA). Over the past two years, this event has helped provide desperately-needed items including new uniforms, warm-ups, basketballs, the free Oct. 19