While total enrollment is nearly the same this school year as last, District 622 has seen a small spike in the number of students enrolled in special-education programs, and needs to hire additional staff to meet state requirements for student-tea
Members of North Presbyterian Church in North St. Paul stand inside a well-manicured labyrinth. (submitted photo)
Pastor James York to recharge in Hawaii, Niger and California
Pastor James York’s decade at North St. Paul's North Presbyterian Church has been a labor of love, filled with sermons, bedside visits, service work and Bible studies.
Even so, York, 46, is well aware of his human limits. He needs to take a step back every now and then to recharge and recalibrate, he explains.
Levy would remain flat if referendums fail this fall
The North St. Paul-Maplewood-Oakdale School Board approved District 622's preliminary property-tax levy at its Sept. 22 meeting.
Board members certified the proposed levy maximum of $41,339,197 for 2016. If the preliminary levy is approved at its maximum in December when board members will vote on a final levy, it would be the same amount approved by the board last year.
Christ Lutheran School students walked to the new North St. Paul Veterans Park and sang the national anthem on the song’s 201st birthday to honor the blessings of our country and those who have kept and still keep it free.
Rep. Leon Lillie participating in a prior Tour de North St. Paul 5K.
The 8th Annual Tour de North St. Paul 5K Run/Walk will take place Saturday, Sept. 19, at the Rotary Park-Gateway Trailhead, adjacent to the wind turbine. Same-day registration will be available from 8-8:45 a.m.