Newsbriefs - Ramsey Co. Maplewood

Wed
25
Nov

Maplewood Police Chief Paul Schnell promoted to public safety director

Paul Schnell
Paul Schnell

Having served as chief of police for the Maplewood Police Department for a little more than two years, Paul Schnell, 54, has been promoted to serve as the city's public safety director.

Wed
04
Nov

Senator Wiger receives Minnesota Nurses Association Award

Senator Chuck  Wiger presents his bill, S.F. 1071, on workplace violence prevention to the Health and Human Services Budget Division on April 15.  Maplewood Police Chief Paul Schnell and Nurse Simone (Nora) Jordan, testified in support of the bill. (submitted photo)
Senator Chuck Wiger presents his bill, S.F. 1071, on workplace violence prevention to the Health and Human Services Budget Division on April 15. Maplewood Police Chief Paul Schnell and Nurse Simone (Nora) Jordan, testified in support of the bill. (submitted photo)

Senator Chuck Wiger, DFL-Maplewood, has recently been awarded the 2015 Public Official Award by the Minnesota Nurses Association in recognition of his work on S.F. 1071, the Violence against Health Care Workers Bill.

Wed
04
Nov

Downtown North St. Paul walking and bus tour

North St. Paul community members gathered Oct. 24 for a tour of downtown North St. Paul, Anoka and Osseo. (submitted photo)
North St. Paul community members gathered Oct. 24 for a tour of downtown North St. Paul, Anoka and Osseo. (submitted photo)

North St. Paul residents and business owners joined council member Candy Petersen and city staff Oct. 24 on a tour of downtown North St. Paul, Anoka and Osseo.

Wed
04
Nov

North St. Paul celebrates Community Planning Month in schools 

Students at Cowern Elementary participate in a City Planning Day lesson in North St. Paul. (submitted photo)
Students at Cowern Elementary participate in a City Planning Day lesson in North St. Paul. (submitted photo)

The month of October was National Community Planning Month, as designated by the American Planning Association. In recognition, Mayor Mike Kuehn read a proclamation at the Oct. 6 City Council meeting declaring National Community Planning month.

Tue
03
Nov

Public meetings to explore future of Ramsey County’s ice arenas

Ramsey County Parks and Recreation and the county’s arena task force will host seven public meetings during November to gather input on current arena usage and provide the public a chance to learn about the work of the task force.

Wed
14
Oct

Pollinator policy forum Oct. 22

Native pollinators, such as this monarch butterfly, are losing their habitat. Policy makers hope to reverse this trend in the St. Croix Valley. (Linda Baumeister/Review)

Do you know how many different types of bees there are in Minnesota? Or how these fuzzy winged insects help put food on our table?

Tue
13
Oct

Controlled Deer Hunts Begin Oct. 9 at Several Ramsey County Park Locations

Ramsey County Parks and Recreation, in partnership with the Metro Bowhunters Resource Base (MBRB), will again conduct controlled archery deer hunts this fall throughout the county parks system.

Wed
30
Sep

North Presbyterian Church wins prestigious Lilly grant

Members of North Presbyterian Church in North St. Paul stand inside a well-manicured labyrinth. (submitted photo)
Members of North Presbyterian Church in North St. Paul stand inside a well-manicured labyrinth. (submitted photo)

Pastor James York to recharge in Hawaii, Niger and California

Pastor James York’s decade at North St. Paul's North Presbyterian Church has been a labor of love, filled with sermons, bedside visits, service work and Bible studies.
Even so, York, 46, is well aware of his human limits. He needs to take a step back every now and then to recharge and recalibrate, he explains.

Wed
16
Sep

Tour de North St. Paul 5K memorial, honoring Mayor Bill Sandberg

Rep. Leon Lillie participating in a prior Tour de North St. Paul 5K.
Rep. Leon Lillie participating in a prior Tour de North St. Paul 5K.

The 8th Annual Tour de North St. Paul 5K Run/Walk will take place Saturday, Sept. 19, at the Rotary Park-Gateway Trailhead, adjacent to the wind turbine. Same-day registration will be available from 8-8:45 a.m.

Sun
13
Sep

90-year-old jailed after deadly shooting of 65-year-old son

After allegedly shooting his own son, a 90-year-old  Maplewood man called 911 himself to report he'd shot and killed the younger man.

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Newsbriefs - Ramsey Co. Maplewood
Comment Here