Local elementary schools Turtle Lake in Shoreview and Valentine Hills in Arden Hills held a 5K and Fun Run at their respective locations May 31. The runs were organized by each school's Parent Teacher Association as a fundraiser. Hundreds of participants turned out to run their hearts out on the sunny Saturday morning. (Shoreview photos by Linda E. Anderson / Bulletin and Arden Hills photos byPamela O'Meara / Bulletin)
The American Legion Post 39 Color Guard, VFW Post 1350 Rifle Squad, and North High JROTC Honor Guard took part in the Memorial Day Program May 26. The gathering at St. Mary’s Cemetery in North St. Paul honored the memory of departed comrades.
The American Legion Post 39 Color Guard and the VFW Post 1350 Rifle Squad, took part in the Memorial Day Ceremony held at the Oakdale Veteran’s Memorial at city hall May 27. Bill Rasmussen honored Gordy Carlson during the service.
What: Woodcarvers Group; When: 9 a.m. Tuesdays; Where: South St. Paul Senior Center, 100 Seventh Ave. N., South St. Paul.; Who: All are welcome; Why: Newcomers are welcome to join this talented and skilled group; long-time carvers are happy to help newbies get started or get help with a project. ; Cost: It's free; For more information, call 651-306-3690. Photos by Kaitlyn Roby/Review (except where noted)
Bob Burrichter of Oakdale power washes cars at Redeemer Baptist Church in Oakdale during their “free garage sale” May 3. As garage sales were going on city-wide, here you could fill a bag for free, and even get a meal and car wash.
Allina Health held an official groundbreaking near Hwy 5 and 694 for the new Oakdale clinic with doctors, Mayor Carmen Sarrack, and other officials May 9. The clinic, already framed and with its exterior mostly complete, will open in August.