On Aug. 18, the North St. Paul City Council met with city engineer Morgan Dawley and community planner Erin Perdu to hear what sort of vision residents and local businesses have for the future of the downtown strip.
Parks commission to hold public hearing Sept. 21
Dog owners in Lake Elmo may soon have a place for their four-legged friends to play off-leash in Sunfish Lake Park.
The city’s parks commission has been working on a proposal to create a fenced-in dog park to be located near the west entrance of the park, off Jamaca Avenue, just east of fire station No. 2.
Property-tax increase would average $29 per month
At an Aug. 25 North St. Paul-Maplewood-Oakdale School Board meeting, superintendent Christine Osorio said District 622 ranks dead last when it comes to per-pupil funding out of the 20 largest metro-area school districts.
District 622 needs to double its per-pupil spending, Osorio said, or risk falling even further behind.
Kate Schaefers, left, represented AARP with other executive members at this year’s Pride festival in Minneapolis. (Submitted photo)
Shoreview's Kate Schaefers specializes in midlife transitions
As most people near the middle of their lives, they begin to think about retirement.
But for an increasing number of them, attitudes about work and retirement during the second half of their lives are changing.
Victim recovering from assault wounds
Around 9 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 26, the Ramsey County Sheriff's office received the first of many calls about a person sprawled on the ground along the eastbound lane of Interstate 694 in Arden Hills.
Editor to discuss Laura Ingalls Wilder's autobiography
For many, a love of Laura Ingalls Wilder's books begins in childhood. Pamela Smith Hill, a novelist and author of a Wilder biography, and most recently, the editor of "Pioneer Girl: The Annotated Autobiography" of Wilder, tells a similar tale.