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Conveyance of 16 acres of vacant property adjacent to the Northstar Commuter Rail station at Riverdale to the Coon Rapids Housing and Redevelopment Authority was unanimously approved by the Anoka County Regional Rail Authority April 9.
By Peter Bodley
Blaine rescinds support of National Guard facility
The Blaine City Council heard a new pitch April 12 from a group of Blaine basketball fathers who want to build a new facility with gyms and indoor turf.
Brenda Nolby, owner of Ham Lake-based Jam Hops, was chosen as the 2018 Small Business Person of the Year by Minnesota’s office of the U.S. Small Business Administration.
It was essentially an unconventional “Project Runway” challenge that catapulted Randi Wielinski, of Ramsey, to become the 2018 Floral Designer of the Year at the Minneapolis Home and Garden Show earlier this month.
In Rogers and Hammerstein’s “Cinderella,” the title character uses her imagination to escape the cruelty of her stepmother and stepsisters.
Minnesota has an epidemic on its hands, an elder abuse epidemic. Every week in our state 400 cases of elder abuse, occurring in long-term care facilities, are reported to the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH). These reports include elders being robbed, sexually assaulted, neglected and beaten.
Chances are you’ve seen it where you live or work. Homes are being built again, jobs are plentiful and new apartments are sprouting faster than many Minnesotans can remember. The housing crisis and Great Recession are assuredly over.
The 2018 Minnesota Legislative session is underway, with an assortment of political legal battles, bonding proposals and special requests on the agenda.