Smiling is a good sign.
A Conservation Corps Minnesota crew will continue helping Anoka County with natural resources restoration and park maintenance projects this year.
Anoka-Ramsey Community College art instructor Anthony Marchetti was awarded a 2018 Minnesota State Arts Board Artist Initiative grant to complete his work on a photography project entitled “Paul.”
A 58-year-old Coon Rapids man has been sent to prison after pleading guilty in Anoka County District Court to three felony criminal sexual conduct charges for sexually assaulting three teenage girls over several years.
The Anoka County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an alleged abduction of a 7-year-old child from the 1800 block of Mississippi Boulevard in Coon Rapids Feb. 15.
The member districts of Technology and Information Educational Services, often known as TIES, voted nearly unanimously last month to dissolve the organization.
At a Feb. 1 MetroNorth Chamber of Commerce breakfast at the Courtyards of Andover, local state senators and representatives spoke for a couple of minutes each to highlight their biggest priorities for the upcoming legislative session.
The Champlin Park/Coon Rapids girls hockey team entered the Section 5AA tournament last week hoping to rebound after losing its final three games of the regular season.
Chances are good that if a child was raised in Anoka County, he or she learned about boat and water safety from Vern Waldner, or at least saw him riding the Anoka County Sheriff’s Office air boat in parades.
The Blaine girls took 14th and boys took 15th to lead area teams at the Section 7A alpine ski meet at Giants Ridge in Biwabik Feb. 6.
Blaine stared down overtime in the opener, then stymied a highly-ranked foe to earn a spot in the Section 5AA championship game.
With unrivaled depth, Andover sailed to the Section 5A girls Nordic team championship at Theodore Wirth Park Feb. 7.
Wings Financial Credit Union and KleinBank recnetly announced that the two organizations have reached an agreement for Wings to purchase three KleinBank branch locations. The locations include branches in Coon Rapids, Otsego and Plymouth.
The Coon Rapids sister tandem of junior Olivia Ellenbecker and sophomore Abby Ellenbecker secured All-Northwest Suburban Conference honors for the third year in a row Jan. 31.
Students from area schools were invited to participate in a variety of special experiences leading up to Super Bowl LII, including participating in the halftime show.
Coon Rapids High School, in partnership with the MetroNorth Chamber of Commerce, is seeking to connect high school students with paying jobs.
Six Anoka-Hennepin educators have been named candidates for Education Minnesota’s 2018 Minnesota Teacher of the Year award.
If I had the power to give an award for “the best, funniest, most inspiring family movie of the year,” there’s no question which one I’d give it to: “Wonder.” I don’t have that ability. But I hope I can convince you that this is one of the best movies in many years to take children and grand…
A Conservation Corps Minnesota crew will continue helping Anoka County with natural resource…
Anoka-Ramsey Community College art instructor Anthony Marchetti was awarded a 2018 Minnesota…