There are about 37,000 rental units in the Twin Cities that are considered affordable to very low-income families, but 109,000 families who need them.
As work continues on the new Interstate 694/Rice Street interchange in Shoreview and Little Canada, I-694 will close this weekend between Snelling Avenue and Rice Street. Both eastbound and westbound I-694 will close at 10 p.m. Friday, Sept. 20 for removal of the old Rice Street bridge over I-694.
You might not know it to look at it — that is, if you even dare to drive along it these days because of the Ramsey County Rice Street bridge construction project — but a lot of interesting history is buried along that stretch of road west of Vadnais Lake that runs south over I-694 directly i…
A levy referendum for Mounds View Public Schools that would more than double the amount of funding per student will be on the ballot for district residents Nov. 5. The tax impact would be $28 per month for a median-valued home of $275,000.
During the 1800s, the American plains bison was almost wiped from the face of the U.S. Settlers nearly extinguished the animal in an attempt to conquer lands and for their hides and meat. Their numbers dropped from tens of millions to hundreds.
SHOREVIEW — The Mounds View Schools Education Foundation (MVSEF) Board of Trustees recently approved $50,000 in support of Mounds View Public Schools initiatives. The foundation works in partnership with district leadership to identify programs that require funding to advance priorities and …
Eighty-three-year-old Columbus resident Mary Jo Meadow swears by the practice she has been teaching for over 30 years in the U.S., Scotland, England, Australia and Canada.
SHOREVIEW — During a panel discussion on sex trafficking with the Ramsey County Attorney’s Office and members of the Minnesota Human Trafficking Investigators Task Force, a panel member received a serendipitous text.
Overnight Aug. 1-2, a home and a restaurant were burglarized in Shoreview. Police caught a suspect in St. Paul and have charged him in connection with both burglaries.
Although the position is technically nonpartisan, the race to the seat for Ramsey County Commissioner District 1 will be apparent Republican against Democrat.
NISSWA — An overgrown baseball field in northern Minnesota is a peaceful place on a Sunday afternoon, but it’s also a line of defense. Several volunteers armed with nets walk carefully around small, anthill-like burrows, waiting for their targets.
While driving, Minnesotans should ensure that their hands remain on their wheels—and not on their phones. Holding a cell phone while operating a motor vehicle is now illegal in Minnesota, as the hands-free cellphone bill, signed by Gov. Tim Walz in April, took effect Aug. 1.
DULUTH — Mounds View High School alumna Rebecca Nara, 20, received a serious brain injury after falling while rock climbing at Gooseberry Falls State Park July 13.
Saturday, July 20, marks the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing. On that day, in 1969, the Lunar Module Eagle, which carried Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin, made contact with the surface of the moon while Michael Collins piloted the command module, Columbia, in lunar orbit. As Ar…
After their baby has arrived, many new parents bring their bundle of joy out of the hospital to their vehicle and struggle with attaching their car seat securely.
The Ramsey County Attorney’s Office (RCAO) has joined the growing ranks of prosecutors’ offices across the country to employ the services of specially trained facility dogs whose sole purpose is to provide quiet companionship to adults and children who are victims of and witnesses to crime.