A rain garden, like the one seen here in Little Canada, is filled with plants that help filter out pollutants from runoff water. Homeowners with their sights on water quality improvement projects on their property can have up to 75 percent of the project paid for by a Ramsey-Washington Metro Watershed District grant. (courtesy of RWMWD)
Ramsey-Washington Metro Watershed District is offering grant money for projects designed to help improve water quality.
The planned 141,000 square-foot retail expansion is shown in red. The parking deck addition would be to its left, with links to the new retail space and JCPenney. (source map courtesy of City of Roseville)
The Roseville Planning Commission voted to recommend that the city council approve initial plans for the expansion of Rosedale Center.
The city of Vadnais Heights’ sprinkling ban began June 1 and remains in effect through Sept. 15. This ban applies only to water from the municipal system and helps to conserve water as well as ensure an adequate supply for fire emergencies.
The Irondale High School Robotics team demonstrated their basketball gadget while at the Minnesota State Fair on Aug. 27. The 3M sponsored STEM event brought out the area’s best technology to entertain and inform kids and families. (Linda E.
Kate Schaefers, left, represented AARP with other executive members at this year’s Pride festival in Minneapolis. (Submitted photo)
Shoreview's Kate Schaefers specializes in midlife transitions
As most people near the middle of their lives, they begin to think about retirement.
But for an increasing number of them, attitudes about work and retirement during the second half of their lives are changing.
Victim recovering from assault wounds
Around 9 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 26, the Ramsey County Sheriff's office received the first of many calls about a person sprawled on the ground along the eastbound lane of Interstate 694 in Arden Hills.