Despite plenty of discussion about dirt, the Anoka City Council has finalized a set of agreements with Landmark Development for the second phase of Rum River Shores.
A Spring Lake Park auto repair shop was allegedly a front for an international drug-trafficking organization.
It may be nothing or it may point to a very important difference between the DFL and GOP parties. At the Minnesota State Fair their respective booths were very different. One must enter the GOP booth. At the GOP booth a person very likely would be challenged especially if you wore or carried anything that may look liberal. It turned out they even refused entry to one of their own endorsed candidates.
From May through Halloween my fellow docents from the Anoka County Historical Society and I guide brave and curious souls through the darkened streets of Anoka relating the history of the homes and places of business we encounter during our 1 mile walk — and speculating about some of the unexplained phenomenon that has occurred within those premises.
The World Health Organization has estimated that the number of blind people in the world could double by 2040.
To be named a National Merit Scholarship semifinalist, 11th-grade students need to score in the top 1 percent of entrants from their state on the Preliminary SAT test as a junior. This year, Anoka-Hennepin schools have three such students.