At an Oct. 8 meeting, the Board of Education of Independent School District 16 began work on plans for a new fine arts auditorium. Board members proceeded with the necessary resolution whereby the School District would construct an auditorium for the fine arts, which would mainly be comprised of plays, operas, musicals and operettas, also contests, debate and speech events.
Anoka Middle School for the Arts kicks off its 10th anniversary theater season and its “Year of Magical Adventures” with its production of C.S. Lewis’ “The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe.”
With the theme “Working Smoke Alarms Save Lives,” Coon Rapids firefighters ignited students’ fire prevention knowledge during daily visits to Coon Rapids elementary schools last week.
The Blaine City Council Oct. 2 approved the National Sports Center’s master plan for a 20-field expansion project.
It was an early Sunday morning on a beautiful fall day in October. I, along with several others, was on an airplane destined for Orlando, Florida. The airplane was large and at capacity. I was traveling for work, however, many others were going to Orlando for fun – Disney World.
The Coon Rapids Police Department has received federal dollars from the U.S. Department of Justice’s Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant program.
Minnesota House of Representatives District 31B includes East Bethel, the southern part of Oak Grove and the northern part of Andover along with Columbus and Linwood Township. Republican incumbent Rep. Tom Hackbarth is being challenged by Democrat JD Holmquist.