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Tue
16
Jan

Roseville schools highlight local eats


courtesy of Roseville Area Schools • Roseville Area Schools’ once-monthly “Minnesota Thursday” lunch features food produced and grown within 300 miles of the city. It, along with another program, “Harvest of the Month,” features local, whole foods. Jan. 11’s Minnesota Thursday lunch included a beef hotdog made in Cannon Falls, a bun out of St. Cloud and coleslaw made from cabbage grown in Northfield, among other food.

Lunch programs tap food hub, small farms

 

The kids are eating more than all right.

Tue
16
Jan

Senator celebrates success at Wilshire Park

Sen. Amy Klobuchar visited St. Anthony’s Wilshire Park Elementary School on Jan. 5. Wilshire Park was one of eight Minnesota schools last year to receive the U.S.

Tue
16
Jan

ACLU information request covers St. Anthony Police Department

The national office of the American Civil Liberties Union filed Freedom of Information Act requests for information about the St. Anthony Police Department.

Tue
16
Jan

Mounds View teacher writes book for fellow educators as aid against boredom


courtesy of Spring Lake Park-Blaine-Mounds View Fire Department • A grass fire burned Nov. 29 off Interstate 35W at the off-ramp for County Road I in Mounds View before the Spring Lake Park-Blaine-Mounds View Fire Department extinguished it.

submitted photo • Author and Mounds View High School teacher Martha Rush’s new book, “Beat Boredom,” is available now from Stenhouse Publishing.

Martha Rush, an educator for more than 20 years currently working as a social studies teacher for Mounds View High School, sat in the back corner of a coffee shop, her glasses resting on her nose above an inquisitively warm, teacherly smile. 

Tue
16
Jan

Off into the sunset...


Mike Munzenrider

Mavericks, the roast beef sandwich shop that had been in Roseville at Lexington and Larpenteur avenues for nearly two decades, announced in a Jan. 8 Facebook post that it would be closing for good the next day. By 3:30 p.m. on Jan.

Tue
16
Jan

Digging Mirror Lake


Mike Munzenrider

Mike Munzenrider • Workers began draining water out of Mirror Lake in St. Anthony Jan. 8, returning to work that started in previous years to improve the lake.

Tue
16
Jan

On the water front

Saturday night moviegoers were turned away at the AMC Rosedale 14 on Jan. 6 after a pipe burst at the theaters that afternoon. A theater employee said there was inch-deep standing water in some parts of the building.

Tue
16
Jan

Busy House District 67B race taking shape

ELECTION 2018


Long-time incumbent retiring after nearly two decades

 

Tue
16
Jan

New year, new development coming to West St. Paul


file photo • The West St. Paul City Council gave the go-ahead Jan. 8 for a new building on Robert Street in the Hobby Lobby parking lot that will be home to a Tim Hortons. The Canadian doughnut and coffee shop has been popping up in the Twin Cities as of late; the Robert Street location should be similar to the Tim Hortons that opened in Maplewood last year.

Tim Hortons moving in.

 

Tue
16
Jan

Online platform lets neighbors ‘tell the story’ of vacant spaces

A new crowdfunded economic development project recently started on the East Side.

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