The World Health Organization has estimated that the number of blind people in the world could double by 2040.
The two 13-year-old Andover girls reported as missing have been found in Burnsville. A 23-year-old Burnsville man is in custody at the Anoka County Jail on probable charges of criminal sexual conduct, but has not yet been charged.
When he was just a boy, Jerry Newton’s grandmother told him “anyone with intelligence should serve the people.” And Grandma said she saw that intelligence in Jerry.
Sidewalks have begun to appear along city streets in Spring Lake Park including a section that was poured last week along Monroe south of 81st. Earlier this year Spring Lake Park okayed a sidewalk project for various city streets to alleviate the walking problems along the roadways.