The Ramsey County Sheriff's Office is on the Ramsey County Board of Commissioners March 26 workshop agenda to present plans for all patrol deputies to wear body cameras by June.
Sen. Chuck Wiger, Sen. Jason Isaacson and Sen. Roger Chamberlain testified before the Senate Environmental and Natural Resources Finance Committee for SF 2307, which establishes a TCE emission response account in the environmental fund. Money in the account may be spent to assess and address…
White Bear Lake's Police Department has a new officer. He's a familiar face in White Bear Lake, said Chief Julie Swanson, who introduced Joe Kill to City Council March 12 before his swearing in.
There is a mountain waiting in front of me. If I can ever get my bike and myself up there, the view from the top should be spectacular. It had better be, because the only view I'll get on the way up will be of the pavement rising up to meet me in the face.
WHITE BEAR LAKE — Water Gremlin was forthright in coming to the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) in July 2018 to reveal there was a trichloroethylene (TCE) emission problem. But the company did not disclose the extent or magnitude of the problem, said the agency’s Jeff Smith at the …
WHITE BEAR TOWNSHIP — A longtime proponent of a safer one-way road around Bald Eagle Lake is still beating the bushes; especially since a one-way segment along South Shore Boulevard on White Bear Lake is possible.
WHITE BEAR LAKE — Someone has to be first. This year it was Joe Benson, a Dellwood Realtor who makes it a habit of getting a cone, or sometimes a chocolate malt, on Cup and Cone's opening day.
Spring and summer 2019 will be a busy time for Giving Gardens, full of potential for growth. Giving Gardens is rolling out a plan to deliver and install 50 garden beds this spring to homes that wish to adopt them in the community. Another 50 will be delivered in the fall of 2019 to round out…
The White Bear Lake Police Department is one of 14 Minnesota law enforcement agencies featured in True North Constitutional Policing, a groundbreaking online training course that meets recent state mandates and is now available at no charge for Minnesota law enforcement officers.
Area legislators introduced a bill March 11 that provides for disposition of the fines related to TCE emissions. The legislation, SF2307, co-authored by Sens. Roger Chamberlain, Chuck Wiger and Jason Isaacson, would create an account and a stakeholder group in the aftermath of the Water Grem…
ST. PAUL — A bipartisan group of state legislators, including Sen. Roger Chamberlain (R-Lino Lakes), Sen. Jason Isaacson (DFL-Shoreview), Sen. Chuck Wiger (DFL-Maplewood), Rep. Jamie Becker-Finn (DFL-Roseville), Rep. Peter Fischer (DFL-Maplewood) and Rep. Ami Wazlawik (DFL-White Bear Lake) c…
Mahtomedi officially placed sixth in the 2019 state basketball tournament after dropping the consolation finals to Academy of Holy Angels 80-73 on Friday evening.
Mahtomedi extended its basketball season to one more day by clipping Bemidji 87-49 in the consolation bracket of the state tournament on Thursday.
It was Mahtomedi’s first state tournament game since 1961, and Princeton’s first since 1932, and the school that had waited the longest came away with the victory.
Mike Patterson, a 75-year-old retiree wintering in Florida, has two good reasons to follow the state basketball tournament back in Minnesota.
Zac Centers has heard all about that 58-year wait since the last state tournament, but only the last three years concerned him.
Mahtomedi will play in the Section 4A championship game for the third straight year after defeating Columbia Heights 78-59 in the semifinals Monday evening.
The Mahtomedi Zephyrs salvaged third place in the state Class A hockey tournament with a 7-3 win over East Grand Forks on Saturday morning.
The 11th Mahtomedi hockey team to play in the state tournament appeared to have the best chance to reach the championship game.
White Bear Lake finished 0-2 in the state hockey tournament with a 5-3 loss to Lakeville South in the consolation round Friday morning at the University of Minnesota.
As season-ending losses go, White Bear Lake can’t feel too badly about falling to powerful Stillwater 61-47 in the Section 4AAAA finals on Thursday evening.
White Bear Lake’s first state hockey tournament game since 2011 was played Thursday morning against a Blaine Bengals squad reputed to be an offensive juggernaut.
Top-seeded Mahtomedi opened Section 4AAA play with an 81-38 win over No. 8 Hill-Murray on Wednesday evening. Devin Melzer notched 28 points and J’vonne Hadley 27, with Luke Ricker and Zac Centers adding eight each.