“Bacon Bits,” the Maplewood Police Department’s team, made their grand entrance on White Bear Lake for the Polar Plunge Jan. 31. The team came in above their goal, raising $4,880 for the Polar Plunge presented by Law Enforcement for Special Olympics Minnesota. At the event, 1,600 participants raised $300,000. (Linda Baumeister photos/Review)
The Little Canada Recreation Association held its fourth annual ice fishing contest on Lake Gervais Jan. 31. There was an adult division and a youth division for those ages 13 and younger. The Little Canada Fire Department also hosted a booya fundraiser at the fire station.(photos by Linda E. Andersen/Review)
Vernon E. Jordan, a renowned civil rights leader, calls for renewed hope and meaningful action at the 25th annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Breakfast at the Minneapolis Convention Center Jan. 19. The Faith United Methodist Church in West St. Paul hosted an official simultaneous breakfast and live broadcast of the celebration. (submitted photo)
Making snow bricks for over two hours, Natalia Garcia and Diego, of Oakdale, are having fun building a snowfort in their backyard. The warm up made for perfect snow for their project.