Joshua Nielsen

Joshua Nielsen can be reached at jnielsen@lillienews.com or 651-748-7822.

 

Wed
22
Apr

Oakdale to consider hotel at Oak Marsh Golf Course

With the economy well on its way to recovery from the Great Recession, and a building boom taking place in nearby Lake Elmo, Oakdale officials have resumed discussions on the possibility of a hotel at the Oak Marsh Golf Course, located south of Te

Wed
22
Apr

Oakdale seniors embrace fitness at Cardinal Pointe

Cardinal Pointe resident Dale Connolly demonstrates an exercise known as the “8-foot up-and-go” with trainer Mia Bremer April 10. (Joshua Nielsen / Review)
Cardinal Pointe resident Dale Connolly demonstrates an exercise known as the “8-foot up-and-go” with trainer Mia Bremer April 10. (Joshua Nielsen / Review)

Oakdale seniors embrace fitness at Cardinal Pointe

Two years ago 81-year-old Dale Connolly broke his back and spent nine weeks in a body cast.

Wed
22
Apr

District 622 denies superintendent contract

Search for new top administrator to continue

Wed
15
Apr

North High’s Dombrosk a finalist for 2015 Teacher of the Year

Stephen Dombrosk (Submitted photo)
Stephen Dombrosk (Submitted photo)

School District 622’s Stephen Dombrosk has been named a finalist for Minnesota Teacher of the Year.

Wed
15
Apr

Community forum reveals troubling stats on heroin use in Washington County

Minnesota Adult and Teen Challenge program director, Adam Pederson, talked about drug trends and warning signs of drug abuse at a community forum at Tartan High School April 9. (Linda Baumeister/Review)
Minnesota Adult and Teen Challenge program director, Adam Pederson, talked about drug trends and warning signs of drug abuse at a community forum at Tartan High School April 9. (Linda Baumeister/Review)

Today’s drug abusers come from all walks of life

Lori Lewis fought back tears during an emotional and tragic recount of her son Ryan’s battle with drug addiction.  

Wed
08
Apr

Community forum on drug abuse Thursday

Drug abuse, overdose deaths on the rise in Washington County

Wed
08
Apr

Local property tax meetings scheduled

Many local homeowners will pay a bit more in property taxes this year due to rebounding home values following the Great Recession’s real estate market crash.

Wed
01
Apr

Mike Reeves appointed to county library board

Mike Reeves
Mike Reeves

Former Lake Elmo City Council member and retired business executive Mike Reeves has been appointed to represent District 3 on the Washington County Library Board.

Wed
25
Mar

Lake Elmo council votes to retain Zuleger, for now

Protesters lined the sidewalk leading into Lake Elmo City Hall Tuesday, March 24. A crowd of nearly 200 people opposing a contentious council vote on March 10 to part ways with city administrator Dean Zuleger showed up that evening. At the March 24 meeting, the council voted unanimously to retain Zuleger through at least Jan. 31, 2016. (Joshua Nielsen / Review)
Protesters lined the sidewalk leading into Lake Elmo City Hall Tuesday, March 24. A crowd of nearly 200 people opposing a contentious council vote on March 10 to part ways with city administrator Dean Zuleger showed up that evening. At the March 24 meeting, the council voted unanimously to retain Zuleger through at least Jan. 31, 2016. (Joshua Nielsen / Review)
Dean Zuleger
Dean Zuleger

Around 100 Lake Elmo residents outraged over a recent council decision to release city administrator Dean Zuleger packed the council chambers at City Hall Tuesday, March 24, for a special meeting, where council members voted unanimously to retain

Mon
23
Mar

Lake Elmo Park Commission protests ousting of Dean Zuleger

Barry Weeks and Dick Wier of Lake Elmo created 40 handpainted “We Protest Council Vote” signs in response to the recent council decision to part ways with city administrator Dean Zuleger. With the demand high for their signs, they ordered an additional 200 from a screen printer. (Linda Baumeister / Review)
Barry Weeks and Dick Wier of Lake Elmo created 40 handpainted “We Protest Council Vote” signs in response to the recent council decision to part ways with city administrator Dean Zuleger. With the demand high for their signs, they ordered an additional 200 from a screen printer. (Linda Baumeister / Review)
Dean Zuleger
Dean Zuleger

Residents pack impromptu meeting to express furor over city administrator's dismissal

What was scheduled to be a regular Lake Elmo Park Commission meeting on Monday, March 16 turned into a protest.

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