Vadnais Heights and Roseville, two recent recipients of Wal-Mart Supercenters, have found that although the retail hubs attract crowds of shoppers, they also require a good deal of police attention, leading the cities to look for ways to help cut the cost of increased policing.
St. Anthony Fire Marshal Chris Fuller found a thrilled firetruck fan in 2-year-old Bodhi Geyen at the St. Anthony Chamber of Commerce's 2013 Touch-A-Truck event. The fire department will return with sirens and lights a-blazing at this year's Touch-A-Truck event Sept. 13.
The St. Anthony Chamber of Commerce and Silver Lake Village Shopping Center will hold their second annual Touch-A-Truck event Saturday, Sept. 13, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Silver Lake Village.
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.