Some 200 people packed a cafeteria at the Fairview Community Center in Roseville, roughly a mile from where Philando Castile was killed by a police officer in Falcon Heights, to discuss the shooting and other issues.
A day and three weeks after the police killing of Philando Castile in Falcon Heights, the Roseville Area School District hosted a community conversation July 28 at Fairview Community Center.
There wasn’t an age requirement to celebrate. Thomas, with the help of his mom Shannon Campbell, was able to enjoy the bouncy house at this West St. Paul party.
Aug. 2 was National Night Out or Night to Unite. Northern Dakota County cities got in the spirit and threw their own block parties. It was a night when neighbors throughout the state got to know one another and promote community safety.
Above, work on the club’s new shooting range began last year when crews started sculpting berms. Below, opened in 1935, the South St. Paul Rod and Gun Club is planning to expand its facilities with the addition of a rifle/pistol range.
Council grants conditional permit for firing shed
The South St. Paul Rod and Gun Club, 600 Gun Club Road, received approval Aug. 1 to build a new firing shed.
The first round of elections for the 2016 season will take place on Aug 9 when Minnesota voters will cast their primary ballots for the candidates they wish to have represent their political party in the Nov. 8 general election.