The Blaine City Council April 3 unanimously approved bids for sealcoating and pavement markings work and authorized city staff to seek bids for some overlay and reconstruction projects that will all take place this year.
Two particularly sad deaths occurred at the home of William Eden Tuesday afternoon when two of his children, Mable and Mary, aged 7 and 9, died of scarlet fever. They were ill but a short time. The funeral occurred Wednesday morning there being brief services at the grave. The sympathy of the county is extended to the afflicted family.
The city of St. Francis plans to remodel its fire department headquarters this summer. The main goal is to expand its training room to allow for more productive and efficient training of staff.
A man who pleaded guilty in Anoka County District Court to felony charges in two separate incidents has been placed on probation for three years.