New Brighton Urban Farming Task Force makes recommendations for bees, birds
New Brighton residents could soon be serenaded by the buzzing of their neighbors' honeybees -- or clucking of chickens -- if the city council adopts recommendations made Aug. 26 by its urban farming task force.
The Abu Haraira Islamic Center is located at 3055 Old Highway 8 in St. Anthony. (Mike Munzenrider/Bulletin)
City attorney says St. Anthony has yet to officially respond to lawsuit
The Department of Justice filed a federal civil rights lawsuit against St. Anthony Village Aug. 27, arguing discrimination in its denial of a conditional use permit for an Islamic worship center within the city.
Lyle "Ty" Hoffman (Courtesy of the Ramsey County Sheriff's Office)
Lyle "Ty" Hoffman, the alleged shooter in an incident that left one dead at an Arden Hills gas station Aug. 11, is still at large and a $25,000 reward is being offered for information leading to his arrest and conviction.
City sets up exit from North Suburban Communications Commission
Shoreview has voted to leave the North Suburban Communications Commission at the end of the year and to send the commission a letter regarding its decision prior to an Oct. 15 deadline, though the city is still keeping its options open.
The boat launch in Shoreview's Snail Lake Regional Park is closed until further notice as crews continue to remove large mats of plants from the lake using heavy equipment, according to a Ramsey County release.
With the first reading of an amendment to city code Aug. 12., St. Anthony is on its way to making its regulation of electronic cigarettes official and permanent. The city already regulates e-cigarettes the same way as it does tobacco products.