North High junior shortstop Adam Hildebrandt (7) and Jake Dick (2) are in on a double play as Hill-Murray senior Luc Henke (2) runs towards second. The Pioneers won 3-2 after the Polars took the first game 9-6 at Kuenkel Field May 14.
To those who regularly scroll through craigslist.com listings for deals on gift cards: be careful.
The website’s free and anonymous postings may provide an excellent forum for buying and selling discounted items, but it can also become a hotbed for scams.
Jim Antonen, newly-arrived to Maplewood in 2009, enjoys the fact he had already made the front page of the Review. (file photo)
Chuck Ahl is City Manager Jim Antonen’s guest on a city informational video. (submitted photo)
After 47 years in public service, Maplewood City Manager Jim Antonen is ready for a break. Earlier this year, a notable birthday prompted him to make the decision to retire.
“I turned 65 earlier this year, which is retirement age. That’s really the reason -- it’s time,” Antonen said. “I’ll be wintering in California, where I have a home, and summering in Minnesota. I have a townhome here and a home there in California.”
Overnight motorists in both directions on Highway 36 between Interstate 694 and one mile east of Demontreville Trail in Lake Elmo can expect delays until mid-June as the Minnesota Department of Transportation continues to work on shoulder removal and begins construction of a “J-turn” lane.
Oakdale has reached an agreement with Landfall to provide fire services for the small community.
At the May 14 Oakdale City Council meeting, Fire Chief Jeff Anderson told council members that the two cities had reached an agreement that works well for Oakdale. The council voted unanimously to approve the contract agreement, which will begin in June and last through the end of 2017.
It was a doubleheader May 15 against the South St. Paul Packers, but the suspense didn’t last long, as the North Polars put the first game on ice when they scored five runs in the last minutes of the first inning.