Ed Cutchins, Lynn Schlieff and Officer Tom Nerison used a New Brighton fire truck as a platform to drop ice water on Schlieff and Nerison, as a part of the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge on Aug. 25. Cutchins was diagnosed with ALS in November 2013. (submitted photo)
Getting ice water dumped on your head to help raise awareness and funds for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis was a viral sensation last year.
Deputies directed traffic during the morning commute at the intersection of Lake Valentine Road and Old Highway 10/Snelling Avenue. (Hannah Burlingame/Bulletin)
A new school year normally brings with it a little bit of worry and stress. However, students and faculty at Mounds View High School are facing some extra road-related stress the beginning of this academic year.
Shepherd of the Hills as it stands today. (submitted photo)
Shepherd of the Hills celebrates its 50th
On Sept. 20, a local church congregation will celebrate its golden anniversary. Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church in Shoreview is about to turn the big 5-0.
The first ever Shepherd of the Hills service was held on Sept. 19, 1965 at Island Lake School. 154 people attended this inaugural service. Fast-forward 50 years and the church is still going strong.
Cities are in the process of approving proposed tax levies for 2016. The levy numbers being approved are maximum increases — once approved, the numbers can be decreased but not increased before their final approval at the end of the year.