The Ramsey County co-chair for the trail around White Bear Lake wants bicyclists to know “the dust is swirling” on about a quarter-mile of Birchwood Road in Mahtomedi.
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WHITE BEAR LAKE — A letter sent to neighbors within 350 feet of property at 2600 County Road E inviting them to a developer’s meeting included the tenant holding the lease at that address: Level Up Academy.
When we think of health care workers, the first thing that comes to mind of late are those in hospitals saving the lives of patients with severe coronavirus cases. There is another group, however, which has been largely forgotten: in-home health care workers.
Tree limbs fell on a power line near the intersection of Bald Eagle Ave. and Birch Lake Ave. Wednesday, June 24 at approximately 7 a.m. The large limbs damaged three power poles and caused a power outage affecting White Bear Lake residents south of Bald Eagle Ave. for several hours. A crew f…
The White Bear Lake Rotary Club is doing its part to help local businesses during the pandemic. Instead of canceling the eighth annual Taste of White Bear fundraiser, the club is changing the format.
The Chinese government arranged for 400 of its citizens to leave Kenya recently, but Birchwood couple Nancy and Bob Brydges remain in Africa waiting for a flight home that never comes.
The Greater White Bear Lake Community Foundation has received a grant of $4,141 from the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund through the Minnesota Historical Society to publish “Many Faces of the White Bear Lake Area.” Through historical research, stories and photos, the publication il…
If your hostas are presently chewed to the ground, help might soon be on the way. The Mahtomedi City Council learned about possible deer management methods at its June 16 meeting.
WHITE BEAR LAKE — The lake conservation district is sticking to its ordinance by denying a dock association’s variance request to allow four boats in a 20-foot-wide space near Bellaire Beach.
The White Bear Township Board voted unanimously June 15 to raise the age for purchasing tobacco within the township to 21. The board had discussed the measure, Ordinance No. 69, at its May 4 and May 18 meetings.
The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) announced a $1.25 million competitive grant to support transit-oriented development planning along the Rush Line Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) route. The grant is the result of strong collaboration between Ramsey County, the Metropolitan Council, FTA and ad…
Area lakes were not stocked with fish by Department of Natural Resources this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but they have plenty of fish, said a DNR official contacted by the Press.
It’s possible that some, but not all, fall high school sports will be offered this fall, according to comments offered during a Minnesota State High School League discussion Thursday.
The White Bear Press invited local spring sports athletes, through their coaches via e-mail, to comment on the unprecedented loss of an entire season due to the pandemic, aiong with what they did while still hoping to compete, and how they handled distance learning. Here are some reactions.
Pulling a muskie out of the water is of one the most daunting and exciting moments for a fresh-water fisherman.
Summer programming for White Bear Lake high school sports programs will start Monday, June 15, under guidelines for COVID-19, said Brian Peloquin, activities director.
Here are some tips to practice putting by focusing on process, not making the putt. Do this standing perpendicular to a full length mirror. Do it first without a club, putting your palms together.
Any hopes for salvaging part of the high school spring sports season were dashed last Thursday, when the Minnesota State High School League canceled all activities and athletics for the rest of the school year, in response to an an executive order issued by Gov. Tim Walz.
Kayla Anderson is this year’s recipient of the Athena Award as outstanding senior girl athlete, announced Brian Peloquin, activities director. Anderson was an all-state soccer player and the school’s all-time leader with 66 goals. She was a four-year letter winner and captain in both soccer …
Margaret Ludick was pinching herself in late February. She was in Atlanta with all the country’s top marathoners, the culmination of a six-year quest to run in the U.S. Olympic Trials.
Devin FitzPatrick, St. Cloud State University junior from Mahtomedi, was named to the National Wrestling Coaches Association DII Scholar All-American team. FitzPatrick charted an 18-1 record, capped by a regional championship at 165 pounds, and was ranked No. 2 in the nation. The national me…
Abe Townley, former all-state swimmer for White Bear Lake, placed 15th in the NCAA Division II nationals in the 50 freestyle, as a freshman for St. Cloud State, March 13 in Geneva, OH, earning All-America status. His time was 20.44 in the finals, which were completed before the rest of the m…
Wyatt Newpower recently completed his four-year Division I hockey career with some high notes and honors. Then a searing disappointment. Then a dream realized.