Only one response was received by the Anoka County Regional Rail Authority from request for qualifications sent to 18 developers in an effort to sell and develop 15.9 acres of vacant land it owns adjacent to the Riverdale Northstar Commuter Rail station in Coon Rapids. That response covered only 2.5 acres of the property and […]
Several property owners at the Nov. 6 Blaine City Council meeting questioned their assessments during road project public hearings and one of them was able to get a $1,000 reduction.
To help fund Anoka County’s new public safety data system, the Anoka County Fire Protection Council needs to have a joint powers agreement in place.
The Project For Student Debt released data on Nov. 13 that the average amount of debt for a Minnesota state college student was $30,894 last year. The unfortunate thing is that about half of the 20-something college graduates are either unemployed or underemployed. An underemployed person is one who works in a low-paying position that does not require a college degree.
The holiday season opens in classic form when Lyric Arts presents Charles Dickens’ iconic tale, “A Christmas Carol – A Ghost Story of Christmas.”
Minnesota’s teen pregnancy and birth rates have decreased by 58 percent since 1990. Anoka County’s rates are significantly lower than the state’s average.