News

Tue
24
Mar

Area mayors ask governor for new Rice Street bridge over I-694

The Rice Street Bridge over Interstate-694 seen from the east during non-peak traffic times. During rush hours, city officials say, traffic on the bridge backs up onto the interstate. (Mike Munzenrider/Review)
The Rice Street Bridge over Interstate-694 seen from the east during non-peak traffic times. During rush hours, city officials say, traffic on the bridge backs up onto the interstate. (Mike Munzenrider/Review)

A large and looming roadway reconstruction project on the Interstate-694 corridor has area mayors wondering, “What about the Rice Street bridge?”

Tue
24
Mar

A slam dunk for local youth

Roseville Police Chief Rick Mathwig, far right, went in for a high five after a hard-fought game. The department lost to the NYFS team 55-34. (Linda E. Andersen/Review)
Roseville Police Chief Rick Mathwig, far right, went in for a high five after a hard-fought game. The department lost to the NYFS team 55-34. (Linda E. Andersen/Review)

Roseville police, teens go head-to-head in NYFS basketball game

Most local basketball aficionados who are acutely tuned in to NCAA March Madness may have missed one of the more interesting basketball games taking place locally.

Tue
24
Mar

Falcon Heights names new city administrator

Sack Thongvanh
Sack Thongvanh

Bart Fischer reflects on time with city

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.

Sun
22
Mar

Learn sustainable landscape techniques

The Ramsey-Washington Watershed District offers the following programs to learn more about nature stewardship:

Sun
22
Mar

City envisions a bridge connecting Bruce Vento with Sam Morgan

St. Paul Parks and Recreation is envisioning building a pedestrian bridge to connect the Samuel H. Morgan Regional Trail with the Bruce Vento Nature Sanctuary. (submitted graphic)
St. Paul Parks and Recreation is envisioning building a pedestrian bridge to connect the Samuel H. Morgan Regional Trail with the Bruce Vento Nature Sanctuary. (submitted graphic)

As of now, it’s just a dream, but someday there could be a bridge connecting the Bruce Vento Nature Sanctuary with the Samuel H. Morgan Regional Trail.

Sun
22
Mar

Mendota Heights discusses memorials to Scott Patrick

Scott Patrick
Scott Patrick

Momentous events have occurred since Mendota Heights lost police officer Scott Patrick to that fatal July 30 shooting, both significant to the memory of the officer, as well as the goal of justice.

Sun
22
Mar

Victor J. Tedesco passes away

Victor J. Tedesco (file photo)
Victor J. Tedesco (file photo)

Prominent East Sider Victor Tedesco passed away on March 16, 2015 after having led a life of public service.

Sun
22
Mar

St. Thomas Academy recognized as first “HEARTSafe” school in the state

Students at St. Thomas Academy participate in a hands-only CPR training. (submitted photo)
Students at St. Thomas Academy participate in a hands-only CPR training. (submitted photo)

At the end of a routine football practice this past August, nearly two weeks before school started, a St. Thomas Academy player collapsed on the field.

Sun
22
Mar

IGH hashes out lingering dispute with City Hall builder

Long fissures cut across the new polished concrete floor of the IGH City Hall. The city and contractor resolved the issue through arbitration in March 2013. (Jesse Poole/Review)
Long fissures cut across the new polished concrete floor of the IGH City Hall. The city and contractor resolved the issue through arbitration in March 2013. (Jesse Poole/Review)

The ribbon cutting for the renovated IGH city hall building, along with the new public safety addition, took place in November 2011.  

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