Though pavement work slated for this spring and summer on Snelling Avenue will be from Highway 36 south to Como Avenue, changes most noticed by drivers will happen at its intersection with Larpenteur Avenue, with the addition of new left-turn lanes on Larpenteur.
It's seemingly never too early to start planning for road construction season — especially as January thaws and refreezes create new issues on local streets.
Just ahead of the thaw, Lauderdale’s off-leash dog park was busy with people and pups enjoying the outdoors on Jan. 14. The dog park is located in the northeast corner of Community Park, 1885 Fulham St., and is open daily from 8 a.m.
On Friday, Jan. 13, Megan Dvorak, left, and Nancy Wucherpfennig, center, accepted a check on behalf of the Mississippi Valley Orchestra from Amy Crawford, executive director of the Metropolitan Regional Arts Council.
People don’t have to drive to Stillwater to see an ice castle. Mark Williams built an ice castle made out of roughly 2,000 blocks of ice in his Inver Grove Heights yard. He said it held up pretty well until the heat wave hit.