Roseville-Little Canada Review

Mon
02
Sep

Traffic jam was one wild & woolly adventure


Naturalist Kevin Isely with an injured polyphemus moth on his hand outside the Custer State Park Visitor Center. (courtesy of Mary Lee Hagert)

Buffalo, tourists 

get crazy in Custer State Park

 

Mon
02
Sep

Rooms to watch movies

Each week the staff at the Roseville Library answers more than 2,500 questions on every subject under the sun. Here are some of the most interesting ones they’ve gotten lately.

Q. Does the Roseville Library have rooms where people can view DVDs that they have checked out from the library?

Mon
02
Sep

Are you getting enough protein in your diet?

You may have noticed protein bars and shakes popping up at grocery stores or gyms. Coverage of the benefits of protein is all the rage.

Tue
27
Aug

SNAPSHOTS: Dog days of summer


courtesy of Brightondale Assisted Living

Small but mighty dachshunds were off to the races on Aug. 17 at Brightondale Senior Campus in New Brighton.

Tue
27
Aug

Zebra mussels found in Roseville’s Lake McCarrons


Zebra mussels, an invasive species that can cause a number of issues in Minnesota lakes, were found in Lake McCarrons as announced Aug. 22. (courtesy of Creative Commons)

The Capitol Region Watershed District on Aug. 22 said zebra mussels had been discovered in Lake McCarrons in Roseville.

Tue
27
Aug

Former New Brighton school demolished to make way for housing


Construction crews began demolishing the former New Brighton Elementary School on Aug. 14, in order to get the city-owned land ready for sale to Pulte and Dominium. The developers will then build 411 affordable and market-rate units on the 12-acre site, which spans Old Highway 8 where the road jogs east toward City Hall. (Bridget Kranz)

Midtown Village development moves forward, traffic changes to come

 

Tue
27
Aug

Presenting Roseville’s old and now — ‘A Sense of Place’

Update: Organizers as of Sept. 3 said this event is full. 

Roseville mixed-media artist Bob Murphy is again showing photographs and other work about Roseville’s past and how it connects to now.

Tue
27
Aug

Annual maintenance, renovations at New Brighton Community Center

City will offer free fitness classes in Hansen Park during four-day closure

 

Tue
27
Aug

Fair’s Giant Slide, run by a Roseville family, turns 50


More than 9 million fairgoers have traversed down the slide’s 5 valleys since its debut in the 1960s, Giant Slide officials say. (Amy Felegy photos)

The iconic Minnesota State Fair attraction boasts local roots 

 

The Minnesota State Fair is in full swing, but one fair attraction is in full slide. 

Tue
27
Aug

SNAPSHOTS: A walk in the ‘Park’

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