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.
Leon and Anita Swanson of Nowthen have been named this year’s Anoka County Farm Family of the Year.
A two-week filing period for council races in five Anoka County cities closed Tuesday, Aug. 12.
Seeds of the present are rooted in the past during the 44th annual Nowthen Threshing Show.
Residents in the communities of Andover, East Bethel, Ham Lake, Nowthen and Oak Grove have until 5 p.m. on primary election day Tuesday, Aug. 12 to file for one vacant city council seat in their respective city if they want to be on the ballot Nov. 4.
Residents in the cities of Andover, East Bethel, Ham Lake, Nowthen and Oak Grove who want to represent their neighbors on their respective city councils will be able to sign up between Tuesday, July 29 and Aug. 12 to include their name on the ballot.