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Mon
16
Jul

DNR Q&A: How will the emerald ash borer impact Minnesota trees?

Q. The emerald ash borer, an invasive species, is now in Minnesota. How will this insect impact Minnesota trees?

Mon
16
Jul

Inquiring minds: What is "Auto Alley?"

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. What is "Auto Alley?"

Wed
11
Jul

Let them drink saltwater!

My hair stylist once asked me a seemingly simple question, "Why do cities have watering bans during the summer?" I explained that municipal water use in Minnesota can quadruple during the summer when people are watering their lawns and that our cities are trying to maintain water pressure and ava

Wed
11
Jul

DNR Q & A: What are spiny waterfleas and what impacts do they have on the states aquatic resources?

Minnesota Department of Natural Resources field staff, resource managers and the DNR Information Center staff answer many questions every day about natural resources topics. Here is one of them:

Tue
10
Jul

Inquiring Minds: What can you tell me about the Lucky Twin Drive-In?

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.

Fri
06
Jul

It's time to get your fair on!

It's fair time! There's something about hot weather and long days that brings to mind - at least for me - the County Fair.

Thu
05
Jul

A sound, appropriate land use decision

On June 12, the St. Anthony Village City Council made a sound, appropriate land use decision to maintain our city's limited industrial area.

Tue
03
Jul

The timing couldn't have been more off

When I wrapped up a travel feature a couple weeks ago, I never could have imagined the freakish havoc that was about to occur in the very places I'd highlighted.

The story headline read: "Have a free weekend? Time for spontaneous fun!"

Mon
02
Jul

Community Clean Up: A success

The community clean up on June 23 was a huge success!  With about 10 volunteers East Side Neighbors Helping Neighbors (ENHN) picked up roughly 30 bags of trash from these few locations.

Fri
29
Jun

Inquiring minds: When do you say Alleluia and when do you use Hallelujah? What does the word mean anyway?

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.

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