Five years in and local government officials continue to have concerns about the affects new land use rules could have for property owners along the Mississippi River.
State Representative Melissa Hortman (District 36B) has been given the Legislator of the Year Award by the American Heart Association for her work to increase the safety of Minnesota students who walk and bike to school.
Coon Rapids Police Department’s newest K-9 team was introduced to the community at the July 1 Coon Rapids City Council meeting when donors in the fundraising effort that made the purchase and training of the dog possible were recognized and thanked.
The Ramsey Charter Commission is recommending that more than 60 percent of affected property owners must sign a petition before a city street maintenance project is canceled. Currently, just over 50 percent need to say no.
Anoka is hoping its neighbors along the Mississippi River follow suit and agree to impose a no wake zone during times of high water.