Washington County Board of Commissioners reviewed a plan for the Lake Elmo segment of the Central Greenway Regional Trail master plan Feb. 12.
The baseball field at Lake Elmo’s Lions Park has a unique geological feature: the first baseline runs along the earth’s 45th parallel latitude line.
Rockpoint Church is hosting a corn maze Sept. 15, 22, 29 and Oct. 6 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Enter the two-acre maze and search for the hidden clues. Ride the Pedal Karts, shoot the corn cannon, play games, go on a wagon ride, and join in the fun! This is a non-scary event is free. Rockpoint Church…
Washington County Parks continues its summer campfire programs with Warner Nature Center at Lake Elmo Park Reserve and Dwight Wilcox at St. Croix Bluffs Regional Park Aug. 25.
Tune into the sights and sounds of nature and release stress through guided yoga sequences designed to improve balance, flexibility, breath awareness, and muscle tone 6-7 p.m. Thursdays, through Aug. 16, at the North Picnic Pavilion at the Lake Elmo Park Reserve.
Explore the Washington County Parks trail system with guided fitness hikes, with the next hike at 9 to 10 a.m. Thursday, July 26, at Lake Elmo Park Reserve.
On Wednesday, youth workers at the Cimarron community garden in Lake Elmo attached clear, durable plastic siding to a greenhouse frame.
Tune into the sights and sounds of nature and release stress through guided yoga sequences designed to improve balance, flexibility, breath awareness, and muscle tone 6-7 p.m. Thursdays, May 31 through Aug. 16, at the North Picnic Pavilion at the Lake Elmo Park Reserve.
The Minnesota Department of Health’s (MDH) new fish consumption guidelines advise against eating any fish from Lake Elmo.
More than 200 people packed Oak-Land Middle School’s cafeteria in Lake Elmo April 12, and the tension and anxiety was palpable.
The Washington County Sheriff’s Office responded to a call of a suicidal male with a handgun early morning April 12 in the area of downtown Lake Elmo. A deputy fired his gun at the man, who was later pronounced dead.
Arbor Glen Senior Living raised $1,336 for the Lake Elmo Fire Department Safe Haven program. More than 200 people attended the Lake Elmo senior living facility’s spaghetti dinner in early March, according to an Arbor Glen press release.
Explore the Washington County Parks trail system with guided fitness hikes in 2018. The one-hour hikes involve a warm-up and fitness challenges along the way.
In a split decision, the Lake Elmo City Council voted Dec. 5 to approve a 21.9 percent increase to the city’s tax overall tax levy in 2018. The change brings the total levy to about $3.6 million — an increase of about $646,000.
A new winter parking ordinance went into effect Nov. 1 in Lake Elmo. The ordinance prohibits parking on city streets 2-7 a.m. Nov. 1 to March 31.
When Sigrid LePage moved to Lake Elmo three years ago, she searched local stores for good bread. Growing up in the Black Forest region of Germany, LePage wanted the kind of bread she knew as a child.
On June 15, John Stasny of Lake Elmo heard his dogs barking so he looked out his window on Lake Jane. He noticed three people in the water without a boat and he thought they were divers. His dogs continued barking and when he looked out on the water he heard someone yell for help.
Lake Elmo residents can expect water rates to go up 3 percent per year and sanitary sewer rates to increase one percent annually, according to the city’s utility funds management plan. Rates are dependent, however, on the number of planned homes added to the city water and sewer system and t…
America’s pastime, baseball, will soon have an improved home in downtown Lake Elmo. The decades-long tradition of summer nights filled with the sounds of crowds cheering for Little League all-stars centers on Lion’s Park, but recent years have seen wear and tear on the Lion’s Park baseball f…