An East Bethel man, accused in Anoka County District Court of sexually assaulting his live-in girlfriend’s daughter over a period of years, has pleaded guilty to a felony charge and been put on probation for 10 years.
Minnesota Farm Fresh, a four-generation, 72-acre produce farm along the east side of Highway 65 north of Klondike Drive NE, will soon be expanding into agritourism, providing a new list of family-friendly attractions in East Bethel.
The East Bethel City Council Dec. 4 voted 4-1 to approve the final 2014 budget and then voted unanimously to approve the 2014 tax levy. At a total of $5,126,950, the levy will be 15.1 percent higher than the 2013 levy because the city must start making payments on its bonds for the water and sewer project next year.
The East Bethel City Council voted 4-1 Nov. 20 to pursue issuing $5,525,000 in general obligation bonds to refund $6,100,000 in Series 2010B Build America Bonds for an anticipated savings in interest expenses of $1,305,000 over the next 26 years.
Prison time has been stayed for a Coon Rapids man who pleaded guilty in Anoka County District Court to a felony charge after his DNA was found at the scene of a burglary at a campground in East Bethel.