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WHITE BEAR LAKE — Marketfest Director Lisa Beecroft shared updates on the ReGrow White Bear Lake campaign at the July 28 City Council meeting. The initiative began early this summer with a group of community organizations, small business owners and city staff brainstorming ideas on how to pr…

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A vigilant Washington County watercraft inspector stopped the introduction of zebra mussels into Big Marine Lake, according to Adam Doll, DNR watercraft inspection program coordinator.

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Like so many others who have faced major workplace shifts and disruptions in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, biology and German major Alana Lemke, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Class of 2019, has had to quickly adapt to a whole new way of performing her job. And, like so many other c…

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WHITE BEAR LAKE — Good news on the battle with invasive Eurasian watermilfoil. Only 12 acres of the aquatic weed required treatment this year, compared to 56 acres last year and 69 the year before. In fact, it’s the lowest number ever recorded, according to Mike Parenteau, the White Bear Lak…

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Last week, Gov. Tim Walz issued Executive Order 20-81 requiring Minnesotans to wear a face covering or mask in all indoor public spaces and businesses, such as restaurants, retail stores, and public transportation. The order also requires those working outdoors to wear masks when social dist…

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ST. PAUL — The state’s highest court affirmed a portion of the Court of Appeals decision regarding the lake level lawsuit and reversed a portion. Then they sent it back to the three-judge appeals panel.

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Calling a dumpster full of history books behind Sunrise Park Middle School “disgusting and sickening” on social media, a father of two is watching his post go viral.