New Brighton - Mounds View Bulletin News

Tue
18
Nov

NSCC cities extend cable franchise and ready for possible Comcast successor

If FCC approves Comcast and Time Warner's proposed merger, a new company called Midwest Cable, which will do business as Greatland Connections, will take over the NSCC area. Comcast shareholders will have six seats on the new company's board and Charter Communications shareholders will have three. Shoreview has until the end of the year to decide if it will remain in NSCC. Comcast will subsume Time Warner and drop the latter's name.

Another cable TV provider eyes the market
North Suburban Communications Commission member cities have approved a cable franchise extension deal with Comcast -- the last, North Oaks, doing so Nov. 13.
Four years of negotiations over a new deal stalled and became overshadowed by the cable company's rush out of the Twin Cities cable market in preparation of limiting its national market share in order to garner Federal Communications Commission approval of a planned merger with Time Warner.

Wed
12
Nov

Shoreview makes way for $11 million municipal water treatment plant

Shoreview is two years away from having a municipal water treatment plant, a project pegged to cost the city about $11 million.

Wed
12
Nov

Vadnais Heights inks deal to better display budget information online

Vadnais Heights will soon join other cities in the metro area trying to improve the way they post municipal budget information online, giving residents easier access to the numbers.

Tue
11
Nov

Minnesota's oldest Gopher footballer and World War II veteran honored at event in St. Anthony

Lu Vorpahl and Jerry Kyser
Lucian "Lu" Vorpahl, left, and Jerry Kyser, right, at The Legacy of St. Anthony Nov. 7. (Mike Munzenrider/Bulletin)

Lucian "Lu" Vorpahl, at 103, is, according to Honor Flight Twin Cities executive director and friend Jerry Kyser, the oldest living World War II veteran in the state, the oldest living graduate of the University of Minnesota's ROTC program and a f

Wed
05
Nov

McCollum wins by a wide margin

Retaining her seat in Minnesota’s Fourth Congressional District on Tuesday, Nov. 4, DFLer Betty McCollum will serve another two years in the U.S. House.

Wed
05
Nov

Domestic violence forum in Shoreview asks men to be the difference

The mood in the conference room at the Shoreview Community Center grew uneasy as the 911 tape played.

Wed
05
Nov

Mounds View Schools hits “snooze” on changing school start times

No need to lose sleep over possible changes to school start times for Mounds View Public Schools District 621.

Wed
05
Nov

Incumbents run Election Day in Bulletin-area elections

Changes coming to Shoreview and Vadnais Heights city councils
Many Bulletin-area incumbents were re-elected following this year's election Nov. 4.
All incumbent representatives on the federal and state levels will maintain their seats.

Wed
05
Nov

Naked in a Shoreview front yard

Bulletin Area police reports week of Nov. 5, 2014 for Arden Hills, Mounds View, New Brighton, North Oaks, St. Anthony, Shoreview and Vadnais Heights

Wed
29
Oct

Canceled: Wednesday night sex offender notification meeting in Vadnais Heights

A sex offender notification meeting that was scheduled for Wednesday night at Vadnais Heights Elementary School has been canceled, as confirmed by Ramsey County Undersheriff Jack Serier.

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