Local Halloween News

One relies on power, utilizing a wicked shot and strength at both ends.
Author: Patrick Slack
Posted: January 16, 2018, 7:09 pm
As the Minnesota Department of Transportation preps for the north metro Interstate 35W MnPASS project that is now fully funded, the state agency is asking cities for their feedback on adding simplified versions of their logos to the noise walls.
Author: Eric Hagen Staff Writer
Posted: January 16, 2018, 12:00 pm
Business leaders from across the state gathered in Blaine Jan. 9 to attend one of a handful of stops included on the Minnesota Chamber of Commerce’s 2018 Statewide Policy Tour.
Author: Olivia Alveshere Staff Writer
Posted: January 16, 2018, 12:00 pm
By Joe Nathan
Posted: January 16, 2018, 11:00 am
A three-year agreement with its probation officers bargaining unit was approved by the Anoka County Board Dec. 19.
Author: By Peter Bodley, Contributing Writer
Posted: January 15, 2018, 4:18 pm
The city of Ramsey is working with two consulting firms to continue finalizing the details of the public infrastructure needs for The COR.
Author: Eric Hagen Staff Writer
Posted: January 15, 2018, 4:11 pm
Jaycees plan world’s largest pancake breakfast
Posted: January 14, 2018, 8:33 pm
Highway 65 will again be a major topic on the plates of local state representatives and city of Blaine officials in the upcoming legislative session.
Author: Eric Hagen Staff Writer
Posted: January 14, 2018, 4:15 pm
Kwik Trip is planning to construct a gas station near the Lexington Athletic Complex in Blaine.
Author: Eric Hagen Staff Writer
Posted: January 14, 2018, 12:30 pm
Red Cross seals
Posted: January 13, 2018, 8:35 pm
The Mental Wellness Campaign for Anoka County is bringing a new Happy Hour program to the area in 2018. Happy Hour is 10 one-hour workshops rooted in the science of positive psychology.
Author: Community Contributor
Posted: January 13, 2018, 8:30 pm
The Anoka County Library offers the Winter Reads adult program now through Feb. 28 with a series of local author visits, including:
Author: Community Contributor
Posted: January 13, 2018, 6:30 pm
The setting was pristine, the competition elite. The fellow teammates would be pretty difficult to match, too.
Author: Patrick Slack
Posted: January 13, 2018, 6:00 pm
Anna Gilbertson, 4-H Program Coordinator with University of Minnesota Extension, was honored with the Distinguished Service Award, presented by the National Association of Extension 4-H Agents. Each year, the National Association of Extension 4-H Agents (NAE4-HA) recognizes members for their…
Author: Community Contributor
Posted: January 13, 2018, 4:30 pm
The Blaine City Council does more than attend its own meetings. Each year the council assigns liaisons to about a dozen groups so it can stay updated on what’s happening around the community.
Author: Eric Hagen Staff Writer
Posted: January 13, 2018, 2:30 pm
Patrick Slack
Author: Patrick Slack
Posted: January 13, 2018, 2:00 am
Area scores and notes:
Author: Patrick Slack
Posted: January 13, 2018, 12:00 am
Growing up in the ’90s, my first job was delivering my hometown’s community newspaper, the St. Louis Park Sun Sailor.
Posted: January 12, 2018, 11:23 pm
A joint powers agreement between Anoka, Sherburne and Wright counties that created the Midwest Regional Forensic Laboratory has been renewed.
Author: By Peter Bodley
Posted: January 12, 2018, 11:00 pm
Community Wellness Day, presented by Anoka-Hennepin Community Education annually, returns to Roosevelt Middle School in Blaine Jan. 20.
Author: Olivia Alveshere Staff Writer
Posted: January 12, 2018, 8:00 pm
Jim Belden, a student at Anoka-Ramsey Community College, will present his work during the Region V Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival in Des Moines, Iowa. His play, “The Camera,” has been selected for the Ten-Minute Play Festival, which runs…
Author: Community Contributor
Posted: January 12, 2018, 6:30 pm
Man accused of trying to burn down neighbor’s home
Author: Olivia Alveshere Staff Writer
Posted: January 12, 2018, 3:30 pm
The tension between Spring Lake Park City Council’s two female members was evident when the council approved its 2018 appointments Jan. 2.
Author: Olivia Alveshere Staff Writer
Posted: January 12, 2018, 3:11 pm
BLAINE
Posted: January 12, 2018, 1:15 am
A Blaine dentist has agreed to buy a piece of property that will house a multi-tenant office building to be anchored by his new clinic.
Author: Eric Hagen Staff Writer
Posted: January 11, 2018, 9:45 pm
Quality newspapers are crucial
Posted: January 11, 2018, 8:28 pm
Spring Lake Park will have a new bar and restaurant where the Laddie Lake Pub operated.
Author: Olivia Alveshere Staff Writer
Posted: January 11, 2018, 6:52 pm
By Peter Bodley
Posted: January 11, 2018, 6:10 pm
The city of Anoka has received a $5 million award from the Transportation Economic Development Program for improvements to Highway 10 and Highway 169.
Posted: January 11, 2018, 6:07 pm
A stellar cast of young wrestlers has Blaine eagerly anticipating the future.
Author: Patrick Slack
Posted: January 11, 2018, 6:00 pm
By Peter Bodley
Posted: January 10, 2018, 8:53 pm
David Dahl has been missing nearly two months, but his family isn’t giving up the search for him.
Author: Eric Hagen Staff Writer
Posted: January 10, 2018, 4:53 pm
The bar was set high at the beginning of the season.
Author: Patrick Slack
Posted: January 10, 2018, 7:00 am
After a lack of snow hindered most of its December schedule, Blaine opened January strong at Saturday’s Loppet Invitational at Theodore Wirth Park in Minneapolis.
Author: Patrick Slack
Posted: January 10, 2018, 6:30 am
Steve Carney
Author: Steve Carney
Posted: January 10, 2018, 6:15 am
Scoring opportunities were shut down by steady goalies throughout the night.
Author: Patrick Slack
Posted: January 10, 2018, 6:00 am
Capital improvement grant agreements with the Metropolitan Council for four parks and trails projects were approved by the Anoka County Board Dec. 19.
Author: By Peter Bodley
Posted: January 9, 2018, 6:01 pm
Business was good for Christmas shopping
Posted: January 9, 2018, 3:00 pm
By Mary Healy
Posted: January 9, 2018, 12:45 pm
By Ron Taube
Posted: January 8, 2018, 6:41 pm
Ray Gildow
Author: Ray Gildow
Posted: January 7, 2018, 6:00 pm
A decade since it opened as the first field of its kind in Minnesota, the Miracle League of Blaine is looking to grow.
Author: Patrick Slack
Posted: January 6, 2018, 9:00 pm
SLP Community Center open house
Posted: January 6, 2018, 6:28 pm
Dangerous combination killing our republic
Posted: January 6, 2018, 12:15 pm
Area scores and notes:
Posted: January 6, 2018, 1:00 am
Anoka County leaders received top honors at the Association of Minnesota Counties annual conference held recently in St. Cloud.
Author: Community Contributor
Posted: January 5, 2018, 11:30 pm
Spring Lake Park shut out Moose Lake Area 2-0 on Saturday, capping a trio of close games in this weekend’s Schwan’s Cup Silver Division in Blaine.
Author: Patrick Slack
Posted: January 5, 2018, 8:45 pm
For the past eight years, Blaine resident Joan Treppa has been crusading for the release of five Wisconsin men who she felt were wrongfully convicted for the 1992 death of a co-worker.
Author: Eric Hagen Staff Writer
Posted: January 5, 2018, 7:30 pm
The 2017 election was the first contested election in six years for Spring Lake Park School Board.
Author: Olivia Alveshere Staff Writer
Posted: January 5, 2018, 3:30 pm
Voters in Ramsey will have an opportunity to hear from candidates for the vacant council member at-large seat in a forum at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 10, at Ramsey City Hall, 7550 Sunwood Drive NW. The forum will take place…
Posted: January 4, 2018, 8:30 pm