A late-2014 flyover of the most likely areas to find deer -- around the southern end of Lake Owasso, the neighborhood south of Lake Johanna and the Reservoir Woods open space -- revealed 61 deer in roughly three-quarters of a square mile of suitable habitat. (submitted graphic)
Roseville examines feeding ban, controlled hunt
At least one thing was agreed on at the Roseville Parks and Recreation Commission's Feb. 3 meeting on deer control: stop feeding them. Even one of the deer feeders was on board.
'Two from Galilee' staged in Shoreview, St. Odilia Catholic Community of Shoreview presents the musical production, “Two From Galilee” Feb. 12-15.
Dad's Belgian waffle breakfast
The St. John's Knights of Columbus #14250 will host an all-you-can-eat waffle breakfast on Sunday, Feb. 22, from 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church,
Winter in the woods
Want to learn how to find animal tracks and signs? Want to go snowshoeing?
Fish fry at St. Odilia’s
The St. Odilia Men’s Club is having an all-you-can-eat fish fry on Fridays Feb. 27 and March 13 from 5-7 p.m.
City to receive nearly $60 million for future water treatment The U.S. Army and the City of New Brighton have settled a lawsuit the city filed May 21, 2014, over the military's attempts to modify a 1988 settlement of a suit over contaminated water.
From mentions on the Today Show and at New Brighton City Council meetings and nearly 10,000 "likes" for their Facebook page, the Bartz brothers and their latest snow creation have recently been all over the place. Here, from left, Austin and Trevor Bartz, who, along with their brother Connor (not pictured), made the 12-foot tall sea turtle made of snow that stands in their New Brighton front yard. (Linda E. Andersen/Bulletin)
Bartz brothers build 11-ton sea turtle out of snow
Photos just don't do it justice -- the 23,000-pound sea turtle made of snow that sits in Austin, Trevor and Connor Bartz's New Brighton front yard is an incredible 12-foot tall behemoth that nearly blocks the view of their home, as it towers over an SUV parked nearby in the driveway.
The church at 3245 New Brighton Road in Arden Hills will remain, though the congregation will no longer be called Trinity Lutheran of Lake Johanna. The congregation held its final service Jan. 18 and will be "reborn" as a new congregation under a different name in the future. (Mike Munzenrider/Bulletin)
Congregation disbands with plans for 'rebirth' at a later date
What began in 1941 came to an end, of sorts, on Sunday, Jan. 18, for Trinity Lutheran Church of Lake Johanna. Worshippers held their final service as a congregation before closing out the ministry to rework and eventually be reborn under a different name.
A Metropolitan Council study recently referenced in a settlement agreement between the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and two groups concerned with water levels on White Bear Lake was released Dec. 29.