Wilshire park teacher wins $1,500 for economics lesson plan
A Wilshire Park Elementary School reading teacher is winning a $1,500 award for her novel approach to teaching kindergarteners about economics, using fairy tales and pizza.
Ann Shaw will receive the 3M Innovative Economic Educator Award at EconFest, an annual event put on by the Minnesota Council on Economic Education, at Thrivent Financial in Minneapolis Oct. 23.
During an appearance in Ramsey County District Court Oct. 3, Lyle "Ty" Hoffman pleaded not guilty to one charge of second-degree intentional murder in relation to the killing of Kelly L. Phillips at an Arden Hills gas station Aug. 11.
With the first reading of an amendment to city code Aug. 12., St. Anthony is on its way to making its regulation of electronic cigarettes official and permanent. The city already regulates e-cigarettes the same way as it does tobacco products.
Ramsey County Public Works will mill up, then replace the surface of Hodgson Road/County Road 49 in Shoreview from County Road J south to South Birch Lane (near Turtle Lake Park and Chippewa Middle School) as a part of a countywide road project.