On Friday, Jan. 13, Megan Dvorak, left, and Nancy Wucherpfennig, center, accepted a check on behalf of the Mississippi Valley Orchestra from Amy Crawford, executive director of the Metropolitan Regional Arts Council.
Mendota Heights Police Department is hosting its Annual Winter Wonderland Coloring Contest for children ages 0 to 10 who live in or go to school in the city. The department is offering three different coloring pages based upon the child’s age.
Calling all card makers, scrapbookers, and artists — submit an original bookmark created by you into the contest, to be judged by South St. Paul librarians. The winner will receive a $20 gift card to Michael's. Entries must be submitted by Feb.
Commissioner Mike Slavik, who represents District 1 of Dakota County, was selected on Jan. 3 as board chair by the Dakota County Board of Commissioners to replace Commissioner Nancy Schouweiler, who retired after 18 years.
The South St. Paul/Inver Grove Heights Rotary Club is accepting nominations for the 2017 Service to Others Humanitarian Recognition (SOHR) recipient. Candidates should have made an impact on the greater South St. Paul, West St.
The St Thomas Academy Middle School eighth-grade quiz bowl team recently took first place in the annual Catholic Grade School Quiz Bowl tournament held at the University of St. Thomas. More than 40 grade schools participated.