Big changes are coming for Minnesota’s high school students, and meetings are scheduled throughout the state to discuss them. That’s good because the changes are controversial.
Americans have more money invested in bonds than in stocks, mutual funds or other types of securities. One of the major appeals is that bonds pay a set amount of interest on a regular basis. That is why they’re called fixed-income securities. Additionally, the issuer of a bond promises to repay the loan in full and on time. So bonds seem less risky than investments that depend on the ups and downs of the stock market.
With a 15 year service record to the city of Andover, Val Holthus said she has a proven commitment to the community. She is currently serving her ninth year, first as chairperson, as a member of the Planning and Zoning Commission. Previously, Holthus served six years on the Park and Recreation Commission and the Open Space Commission.
Coon Rapids Police Chief Brad Wise has named a new captain of the department.