From left: Shoreview Mayor Sandy Martin, Turtle Lake Elementary School Principal Darin Johnson and Mounds View Public Schools Superintendent Dan Hoverman broke ground on the elementary school’s new “A Playground For Everyone” on June 6. (Mike Munzenrider/Bulletin)
A design mock-up of Turtle Lake Elementary School’s “A Playground For Everyone.” (Submitted graphic)
The excitement of the last day of school at Turtle Lake Elementary was multiplied by the prospect of a brand new, more accessible playground, when kids, school and city officials broke ground on “A Playground For Everyone” at the school, the after
Local elementary schools Turtle Lake in Shoreview and Valentine Hills in Arden Hills held a 5K and Fun Run at their respective locations May 31. The runs were organized by each school's Parent Teacher Association as a fundraiser. Hundreds of participants turned out to run their hearts out on the sunny Saturday morning. (Shoreview photos by Linda E. Anderson / Bulletin and Arden Hills photos byPamela O'Meara / Bulletin)
Governor Mark Dayton recently appointed Mounds View resident Clarissa Johnston to the Governor’s Interagency Coordinating Council on Early Childhood Intervention as a Provider Member. Her term expires Jan. 4, 2016.
Kellie Dougherty of Vadnais Heights, an accounting major at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, was awarded the Accounting Faculty scholarship and the KPMG Peat Marwick Accounting Scholarship for the 2014-15 a