The Citizens’ Fire Academy consists of approximately eight, three-hour sessions from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m., and meets once a week on Wednesdays. The first class is on Sept. 7 and the last will be on Oct. 26.
Jack Geller, a Mendota Heights resident and senior at St. Paul Academy and Summit School, is one of five Twin Cities teens selected to be part of the 2016 Bank of America Student Leaders program this summer.
Raspberry and blueberry seasons are underway in much of Minnesota. Farmers across the state are reporting fields full of ripening berries and anticipate a strong season. Many southern and metro producers started picking in July.