Joshua Nielsen

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

 

Wed
15
Oct

Meet the candidates for state House - Districts 43A, 43B & 53A

North St. Paul and Maplewood are represented by three districts in the State House: 43A, which includes the northwestern portion of Maplewood, District 43B, which includes central Maplewood and North St.

Wed
15
Oct

Tartan seeks community support for safe driving campaign


Tartan students hope to win one of nearly 100 grants for their school through participation in a national safe driving campaign.

A group of Tartan High School students are hard at work promoting a safe driving campaign that they hope will bring the school some national attention, as well as a sizeable grant.  But they need your help.

Wed
15
Oct

Ted Bearth, Jeremy Olson face off in county commissioner race

Candidates running for public office in Washington County are busy with their campaigns, with just a few weeks remaining before the Tuesday, Nov. 4 election.
County Attorney Pete Orput and Sheriff Bill Huton are running unopposed, while District 2 county commissioner Ted Bearth of Oakdale will face challenger Jeremy Olson of Woodbury.

Wed
15
Oct

Local reps talk issues as election draws near

There are three incumbents and three challengers running for seats in the Minnesota House of Representatives in the Oakdale-Lake Elmo Review's coverage area.

Wed
08
Oct

Downtown summit scheduled in Lake Elmo

With big development projects and other changes on the horizon, some Lake Elmo residents feel left in the dark about some of the new ventures the city has undertaken.

Wed
08
Oct

Dave Schaps to leave city to practice law; hunt for new administrator continues


Assistant city administrator Dave Schaps is leaving his post to pursue a new legal career. (submitted photo)

Oakdale's assistant city administrator Dave Schaps recently announced he will be leaving his position to practice law full-time.

Wed
01
Oct

Fun at the Inn brings people together; supports medical research


JoAnn Ekwall, seated and creator of Fun at the Inn, checks in guests, including granddaughter Mackenzie Bennett and Dianne Thomae of the Red Hat Cuties of Burnsville, at the Lake Elmo Event Center. (Linda Baumeister/Review)

Sick of being cooped up in her home during a winter season that seemed it would never end, JoAnn Ekwall vowed to create an event that would bring people together regardless of the weather.

Wed
01
Oct

College in the schools continues to be hit in District 622

High school students at Tartan and North continue to enroll in free college courses through the University of Minnesota's College in the Schools program at a higher rate than most metro districts.

Wed
24
Sep

Lake Elmo council approves concept for city's biggest development yet


The Lake Elmo city council approved a concept plan for a proposed mixed-use development on 157 acres of land located south of 10th Street and and east of Inwood Avenue. (Submitted graphic)

The Lake Elmo City Council approved a concept plan for a planned unit development (PUD) for what may be the largest development in the city of 8,000's history.

Wed
24
Sep

OBPA hosts mayoral candidate forum


The Oakdale Business and Professional Association held its annual Eggs 'n Issues breakfast last week at Oak Marsh Golf Course. This was the first year the OBPA has hosted a mayoral forum. City council members Paul Reinke, left, and Stan Karwoski took turns fielding questions -- each made his case as to why he should be Oakdale's next mayor. (Submitted photo)

Oakdale candidates talk issues with business community
Last week, the Oakdale Business and Professional Association hosted its annual Eggs 'n Issues breakfast at Oak Marsh Golf Course. The OBPA has hosted council and county board forums in the past, but this is the first year the OBPA has hosted a mayoral forum, moderator Marc Cove of Platinum Bank said.

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