Nestled inside Mendota Heights is a sprawling village, with dozens of houses, several frozen lakes and ponds, hundreds of trees and rocks and even a handful of outhouses. The tallest resident of this village is perhaps an inch from tufted cap to boot sole.
The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension is assisting Oakdale Police in an investigation after a 39-year-old woman was found deceased Wednesday morning at the Oakdale Village Apartments, in the 6200 block of 12th St.
Washington County Library is asking residents to share the joy of reading with family, friends, neighbors and colleagues by reading and talking about the library's "One County, One Book" reading selection for 2012.
The St. Anthony Village High School boys basketball team bounced back from its first loss of the season by beating St. Paul Como Park in the semifinals of the Fridley holiday tournament on Tuesday. The Huskies topped the Cougars 78-50 to advance to Wednesday’s title game.
District rivals Irondale and Mounds View participated in the same girls basketball tournament on Tuesday but with differing results. The host Knights won its semifinal while the Mustangs were able to overcome a ranked team.
The Mounds View High School boys basketball team improved its record to 6-1 on Tuesday with an 81-35 win over Minneapolis Roosevelt in the first round of the Perkins of Arden Hills Holiday Tournament at Bethel University.