New Brighton - Mounds View Bulletin News

Wed
15
Apr

Bulletin area students make Deans' List

These area students made the Dean's List recently at various colleges and universities:

Iowa State University
Mounds View — Nicole Springer.

Wed
15
Apr

Rice Creek Commons eyes the sun in energy plan

Known strictly as TCAAP when the land use map for the redevelopment was approved last year, there’s no exact location for the proposed 40-acre solar energy array at Rice Creek Commons, though the energy plan locates it generally in the northeastern area of the development. (submitted map)
Known strictly as TCAAP when the land use map for the redevelopment was approved last year, there’s no exact location for the proposed 40-acre solar energy array at Rice Creek Commons, though the energy plan locates it generally in the northeastern area of the development. (submitted map)

Much of the new development at Rice Creek Commons will be powered by a 40-acre solar power array, if all goes according to plans adopted by the development's Joint Development Authority on April 6.

Wed
15
Apr

District 621: there’s an app for that

The Mounds View Public Schools app is free and available in your smartphone’s app store. (Mike Munzenrider/Bulletin)
The Mounds View Public Schools app is free and available in your smartphone’s app store. (Mike Munzenrider/Bulletin)

Downloads are up for Mounds View Public Schools District 621's recently released smartphone app, even as students in the district may have begun counting down the days until summer vacation.

Wed
15
Apr

Wilshire Park teacher selected as St. Anthony Villager of the Year

From left, Carl, Alexander, Elizabeth and Mauren Nowlin. Carl Nowlin was selected as the 2015 St. Anthony Villager of the Year.  (submitted photo)
From left, Carl, Alexander, Elizabeth and Mauren Nowlin. Carl Nowlin was selected as the 2015 St. Anthony Villager of the Year. (submitted photo)

ALS diagnosis cuts teaching career short

When St. Anthony native Carl Nowlin left his job teaching at Wilshire Park Elementary School to pursue a career as a corporate lawyer, it wasn't long before he was drawn back to school, only two years.

Wed
08
Apr

Bulletin area graduates - published April 8, 2015

These area students are recent graduates of colleges and universities:

Marquette University
North Oaks — Eric Riess.

Wed
08
Apr

Goals enumerated for Ramsey County coordinated bike and pedestrian plan

Rich Davis enjoyed a walk along a Maplewood trail with dogs Charlie and Maverick April 4. (Linda Baumeister/Bulletin)
Rich Davis enjoyed a walk along a Maplewood trail with dogs Charlie and Maverick April 4. (Linda Baumeister/Bulletin)

Over the hum of discussion at the latest listening session for the Ramsey Communities Countywide Pedestrian and Bicycle plan on March 31 at Roseville City Hall, words like "funding," "connectivity," "Denmark," "bike lanes," and "enforcement" consi

Wed
08
Apr

World War II female pilot remembers exhilarating flying exploits

Dolly Kawczynski, 97, and Betty Strohfus, 95, meet following Strohfus’ presentation on her flying days with the Women Airforce Service Pilots during World War II. Kawczynski was a U.S. Navy nurse stationed in Hawaii during the war, and afterward returned to Minnesota to teach nursing. (Mike Munzenrider/Bulletin)
Dolly Kawczynski, 97, and Betty Strohfus, 95, meet following Strohfus’ presentation on her flying days with the Women Airforce Service Pilots during World War II. Kawczynski was a U.S. Navy nurse stationed in Hawaii during the war, and afterward returned to Minnesota to teach nursing. (Mike Munzenrider/Bulletin)

Betty Strohfus says WASP had pivotal role in military history

Tue
07
Apr

Greetings from Arkansas Lake Ouachita: quiet splendor

Hiking along a comfortable path soft with dead leaves to a lake overlook, we paused to take in the view of the changing clouds and fog over the water. (Pamela O’Meara/Review)
Hiking along a comfortable path soft with dead leaves to a lake overlook, we paused to take in the view of the changing clouds and fog over the water. (Pamela O’Meara/Review)

Rural southwest Arkansas is vacation haven featuring fishing, hiking, oil, diamonds, history

Fri
03
Apr

No gutter balls in this group

Lorraine Johnson readies to roll, as her teammates, in blue shirts and small St. Patrick’s Day caps, look on. (Mike Munzenrider/Bulletin)
Lorraine Johnson readies to roll, as her teammates, in blue shirts and small St. Patrick’s Day caps, look on. (Mike Munzenrider/Bulletin)

Classic Jackpot ladies' bowling league wraps up for spring

Wed
01
Apr

Long-awaited highway sound wall in northeast Mounds View gains support

The dark line tracks the proposed sound wall’s path from Ardan Park to County Road I. Construction of the proposed $3 million wall could help protect more than 500 area residents from highway-related noise, debris and emissions. (Image via Google Maps)
The dark line tracks the proposed sound wall’s path from Ardan Park to County Road I. Construction of the proposed $3 million wall could help protect more than 500 area residents from highway-related noise, debris and emissions. (Image via Google Maps)

Residents in northeastern Mounds View, dogged by highway noise and car emissions emanating from Highway 10 and Interstate 35W, have long clamored for a highway sound wall to be built in the area. Relief may be in sight.

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