The St. Francis City Council is soon expected to address the future employment of St. Francis City Administrator Matt Hylen, who has been on paid administrative leave since Aug. 18 in response to unspecified allegations.
Reward money from two sources is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the two armed suspects who robbed Guaranty Bank, Coon Rapids, the evening of Nov. 14.
The Anoka County Attorney’s Office charged a 19-year-old Coon Rapids man Tuesday, Nov. 25 who allegedly injured three people while driving under the influence of alcohol.
Andover, the reigning Section 7AAAA finalists, return with four seniors including captains Jake McNallan and Zach Swanson along with Tyler Goltz and Tom Terhaar, who saw varsity minutes last season. Look for senior Nick Eliason and junior Corbin Johnson to get into the rotation and contribute on both ends of the floor.
Here’s some good news, looking ahead to the 2015 Minnesota Legislature’s discussions about improving public schools. Two leading Minnesota Senate Democrats described several of their priorities as similar to those described last week by leading House Republicans. While this doesn’t ensure agreement, it’s encouraging that these leaders share some similar priorities. They include a review of testing and funding formulas, along with efforts to strengthen the teaching profession.