The Anoka County Board Oct. 28 approved contracts with six of the seven communities which receive law enforcement services from the Anoka County Sheriff’s Office.
When Burns Township became the city of Nowthen, Linwood became the last remaining township in Anoka County. How does a township differ from a city? Neither population nor geographic size is significant. Rather a township has chosen a form of local government that does the same job as a city council, but works differently.
An East Bethel man was arraigned Oct. 14 in Anoka County District Court on a felony second-degree burglary charge for allegedly breaking into a Linwood Township home.
The Anoka County Board will be going on the road for five more of its meetings this year.
Six of the seven Anoka County Board seats will be on the general election ballot Tuesday, Nov. 6. Polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Great River Energy (GRE) has all the approvals it needs to construct a 10.5-mile 69 kilovolt (kV) transmission line in northern Anoka County and southern Isanti County.
The Anoka County Board has awarded a contract for a project to overlay close to 24 miles of its roads this year.
Anoka County plans to overlay close to 24 miles of its roads this year.