A three-day “Fill the Boot” campaign by the Coon Rapids Fire Department raised more than $20,000 for the Muscular Dystophy Association.
Concert goers had it made in the shade Friday when Anoka held Fourth of July celebrations at George Green Park.
The Blaine Residents Association is hosting the annual Miss Blaine-Junior Royalty pageant tonight, July 5, 7 p.m. at Blaine High School. Candidates are Lois Hoppe, Joni Oulman, Taryn Nordstrom, Renee Weinmann, Patti Lynn Sannes, Susan Timmons, Wendy Ann Pede, Jane Copeland, Tina Holm, and Catherine Simon.
A Coon Rapids woman was one of three north metro residents and one ministry awarded for their efforts in helping their respective communities flourish and become more connected.