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Family and friends will miss Mike Mahmood’s booming laugh, his personal magnetism and generosity, and that propensity to greet everyone he meets with a hug and kiss on the cheek. 

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GEM LAKE — As an empty building makes way for a new Hy-Vee on White Bear Avenue North, Maplewood, property on another corner owned by the grocery giant continues to stand vacant. 

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Gov. Tim Walz announced Minnesota is launching a COVID-19 vaccine pilot program, partnering with local public health and school districts. These sites will initially serve adults 65 years of age or older, as well as prekindergarten through grade 12 educators, school staff, and child care wor…

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The Mahtomedi School Board at its Jan. 7 regular school board meeting voted unanimously to approve a learning model change to hybrid learning for grades six through 12.

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More than 400 votes were cast in Press Publications' first holiday lights contest, and only three votes separated the first-place winner from the second-place winner.

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The old-timer on the White Bear Lake Fire Department hung up his gear for the last time on New Year’s Day. “When the clock strikes midnight, I will be a retired White Bear firefighter after 30 years of service,” wrote Steve Engstran on his social media post.

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The construction of restrooms at Polar Lakes Park hasn’t even begun yet, but the project has run into an unexpected snag – the sidewalk leading to the buildings has to be torn up in order to connect them to sewer service. Although it may not affect the construction schedule much, it will inc…

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This is the opening week of the ninety-second session of the Minnesota Legislature. Members take oaths of office, elect leaders and officers.