Mike Munzenrider

Staff writer for Review and Bulletin newspapers.
Mike Munzenrider can be reached at mmunzenrider@lillienews.com or 651-748-7824.
Follow him on Twitter @mmunzenrider.

 

 


 

Wed
28
Sep

Investigation of Philando Castile killing presented to Ramsey County


Philando Castile

County attorney begins prosecution review.
Nearly three months after Philando Castile was shot and killed by a police officer in Falcon Heights, the state Bureau of Criminal Apprehension presented it's investigation into the killing to the Ramsey County Attorney's Office.

Tue
27
Sep

Roseville looks to regulate pet stores


A June 7 story in City Pages detailing the findings of a U.S. Department of Agriculture inspection of Har Mar Pet Shop prompted the Roseville City Council to look into regulating pet stores. The inspectors reportedly found hamsters missing eyes, sick puppies and a dead baby hedgehog in a cage.

 

Issues from USDA inspection at Har Mar Pet Shop start discussion

Tue
27
Sep

Roseville hosting discussion on race and policing

Killing of Castile prompts city event

Roseville is holding an event called Imagine Roseville: Community, Policing and Race in Roseville, at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 4.

Tue
27
Sep

Falcon Heights seeks applicants for two groups on police policy

City task force will focus on policing after killing of Castile

Tue
27
Sep

Do some good with the Roseville Area Community Volunteer Fair

Volunteering is good for you, so says Roseville resident Kathy Ramundt — so good in fact, that she set out to unite prospective volunteers with organizations that could use their help, creating a “win-win” situation for all.

Tue
20
Sep

Roseville schools start the year moving with national award


Falcon Heights Elementary School was one of three schools in the Roseville Area School District to receive the Let’s Move! Active Schools National Award. In the spirit of the award, back in May, students, teachers and parents walked to school as part of Bike & Walk to School Day.

Three schools in the Roseville Area School District started the school year off on the right foot, receiving national recognition for creating active school environments.

Tue
20
Sep

Council says no to coops in Little Canada


Though it had requested in late August a draft ordinance allowing chickens to be kept in the city, the Little Canada City Council voted against adopting the ordinance at its Sept. 14 meeting.

Chicken-allowing ordinance voted down

Tue
13
Sep

Como Park Lutheran Church marks its 90th anniversary


Located at 1376 Hoyt Ave. W. in St. Paul on the border of Falcon Heights and blocks away from Roseville, Como Park Lutheran Church is celebrating its 90th anniversary this month.

When Jim Otto talks about Como Park Lutheran Church, where he’s been a member all his life, the memories of people, pastors and activities are recalled with wistful tenderness.

Tue
13
Sep

What’s growing on?


Roseville’s orchard is at Muriel Sahlin Arboretum in Central Park and is a part of The Food Group’s Fruits of the City program. When the orchard begins producing fruit in a couple of years, the fruit will be donated to local food shelves.

Roseville’s orchard reaches its first fall

Roseville’s Muriel Sahlin Arboretum in Central Park might not be known for its edible offerings, but that may be changing.

Tue
13
Sep

Falcon Heights council walks out of work session


John Thompson and Falcon Heights resident Chuck Laszewski hugged following a heated discussion about black people’s fears of police at what was a Falcon Heights City Council work session on Sept. 7. Working in the wake of the police killing of Philando Castile in the suburb in July, the council was discussing a proposed city policing task force, though it walked out after protestors disrupted the meeting.

Protesters and residents discuss race issues long after officials are gone

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