For 22 years, Nancy and Bob Brydges of Birchwood have been returning to their beloved Kenya to minister to abandoned and orphaned children.
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ST. PAUL — As promised, area legislators wasted no time introducing a bill banning trichloroethylene (TCE), the toxic chemical that made headlines in the Water Gremlin pollution fiasco.
ST. PAUL — Legislation was introduced by Sen. Chuck Wiger (DFL-Maplewood) last week to complete the final segment of the 10-mile Lake Links Trail.
WHITE BEAR LAKE — The City Council was plugged in to the topic of installing electric vehicle charging stations at its Feb. 11 meeting. Council members heard from John Haine, regional general manager of Cummins and city resident, who spoke about the feasibility of installing the charging stations.
The public is invited to see “Last Summer at Bluefish Cove” before it premieres on Broadway. Ellen DeGeneres, Lily Tomlin and their colleagues believe Century Playhouse's all-female cast production of Jane Chamber's play deserves to shine with the lights of Broadway for all to see.
Several groups are being formed to plan the design of the construction projects at every school across the White Bear Lake Area Schools district, with the over $300 million bond referendum approved by voters last fall.
Press Publications Multimedia Director Patty Steele encourages everyone to participate in the GALentine's Day Ladies Night Out event in downtown White Bear Lake — despite the cold weather.
WHITE BEAR TOWNSHIP — Water Gremlin is under orders from the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) to clean up its act. On Feb. 3, the company sought and received permission from White Bear Lake Township for a 180-day, three-phase cleanup operation.
The Ramsey County Board of Commissioners approved a contract with Twin Cities Orthopedics (TCO) for exclusive naming rights of the Vadnais Sports Center. As part of the 15-year agreement, the facility will be renamed TCO Sports Garden.
Natural streams are curvy. They wind through the landscape forming riffles and pools, and sometimes overflow into connected floodplains. There, spring snowmelt and rain are stored until water levels subside. Historically, people found that winding inconvenient. Natural meanders were often st…
MAHTOMEDI— The Mahtomedi City Council heard from Nick Anhut, of Ehlers & Associates, regarding a five year street reconstruction and overlay project Tuesday, Feb. 4.
If newlyweds are in need of some advice, they can surely find it at Good Life Senior Living in Hugo. Three couples are represented there by a cumulative total of 178 years of marriage experience.
2019-nCoV, more widely known as coronavirus, has not yet made its way to Minnesota, but state health officials say that should that change any time soon, they are prepared to deal with it
MAPLEWOOD — An animated video showing a birds-eye view of Rush Line's downtown White Bear station is Ramsey County's way of "demystifying" how buses will operate.
Mahtomedi will have five wrestlers in the state Class 2A tournament after three Zephyrs earned championships and two placed second in Section 4AA on Saturday at South St. Paul.
The Mahtomedi gymnasts placed fifth in the state Class AA meet on Friday evening.
Cretin-Derham Hall, ranked No. 3 in the state, pumneled White Bear Lake 86-51 in St. Paul on Friday evening. Curtis Jones sank 27 points, J’vonne Hadley 13, and Jack Clipper and Amari Carter 11 each for the Raiders (21-3). White Bear Lake (12-11) had Jack Janicki with 14 points and Moses Han…
White Bear Lake will take a 13-13 record into playoffs after losing its regular-season finale to Cretin-Derham Hall 54-48 home Friday evening.
Hastings handed Mahtomedi a 77-67 loss Friday evening on the Zephyrs court. For Mahtomedi (12-11), Brody Fox netted 16 points, Cole Chapman 15, Luke Ricker 12 and Cal Greene 11. Izza Arnoldt hit 20 points, Devon Haroldson 18, and Evan McGinnis 15 for Hastings (15-8).
Mahtomedi’s balanced attack enabled the Zephyrs to fend off Hastings and its outstanding forward Mallory Brake 60-54 on Friday evening in Hastings.
Mahtomedi gave a good battle to one of the hottest teams in the metro area and came up short against North St. Paul 65-58 on Tuesday evening in St. Paul. Cal Greene netted 18 points, Brody Fox 14 and Luke Ricker 11 for the Zephyrs (12-10). Shaheed Muhammad tallied 19 points, Laron Thomas 14 …
Mahtomedi rolled to a 94-28 win over North St. Paul at home Tuesday evening. Sixteen player scored, led by Zoie Centers with 15, Julia Salmen 13, Ella Hronski 13, and Amy Thompson 10. Mahtomedi is 18-7 and North dropped to 0-24. Mahtomedi will close the regular season at Hastings on Friday evening.
White Bear Lake generated its best offensive performance of the season in defeating Forest Lake 85-63 at home Tuesday evening. Jack Janicki hit 17 points, Moses Hancock 16, Kanye Raheem 15 and Alec Garza 10 to lead the Bears (12-10), whose previous high was an 80-71 win over Park. “Our press…
White Bear Lake stymied Forest Lake, one of the top Suburban East Conference teams, 53-44 Tuesday evening on the Rangers court. Lauren Eckerle tallied 14 points, Nevaeh Hughes 11, Ella Janicki nine and Kayla Anderson eight for the Bears, who are 13-12 with three straight wins. The Bears aven…
The White Bear Lake wrestlers reached the semifinals of the Section 4AA tournament Friday.
Mahtomedi closed the regular season with a 4-0 win over Mounds View on Saturday evening at Sr. Croix Rec Center. The Zephyrs got two goals by Dylan Duckson and one each from Adam Johnson and Colin Hagstrom. Ben Dardis made 18 saves for the shutout. Johnson and JD Metz notched two assists eac…