With the MSHSL’s section realignment completed this past spring, several local teams will see a new postseason landscape starting in the fall.
Recent Totino-Grace graduate Jake Svihel missed state titles in wrestling his first three championship match attempts, but he went out a champion in his fourth attempt March 2.
Pilgrim Dry Cleaners is hosting its 12th annual Scouting for Uniforms Drive throughout the month of July this year, with collections kicking off July 1.
The Coon Rapids Police Department is asking for the public's assistance in locating a suspect in an attempted abduction and assault the morning of Friday, June 21.
Columbia Heights started strong, but Totino-Grace took control quickly to end the Hylanders softball season May 23 win an 11-1 victory in the Class 3A Section 4 tournament.
Emilie Meyer captured a conference title and a third place finish in distance events for Totino-Grace at the Northwest Suburban Conference girls track and field championships in Maple Grove May 21 and 23.
The national non-profit School Nutrition Association has named Jessica Pena, head cook/kitchen manager at Island Lake Elementary School, the Midwest regional manager of the year. Considered the highest honor a school nutrition manager can earn, the award recognizes a cafeteria manager who ha…
Kraus-Anderson has begun construction on a $24.7 million expansion at Irondale High School located at 2425 Long Lake Road in New Brighton. Backed by a $165 million bond issue, Irondale High School is the second phase of a three-phase, district-wide project for Mounds View Public Schools tha…
The Mounds View National Honor Society and the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention hosted the first annual Mounds View High School Out of the Darkness mental health walk on May 5. The event, which took place at Long Lake Regional Park in New Brighton, allowed the Mounds View school di…
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On May 4, a full-scale emergency simulation will take place at the Fridley Northstar Rail Station. There will be an increased emergency response presence in the area for surrounding communities participating in the training and additional noise.
Columbia Heights won a VFW baseball division title last summer and hopes it will carry over to the varsity baseball season this spring.
Growing Through Loss, a series that offers grief support and education, is taking place at Abiding Savior Lutheran Church in Mounds View through May 21.
Dating back to 2012 with the release of “Marvel’s The Avengers,” I started a new habit of watching each and every Marvel Cinematic Universe movie in the days leading up to the latest installment being released.
Community Partners with Youth is participating in the Summer Food Service Program. Meals will be provided to all enrolled children without charge and are the same for all children regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability, and there will be no discrimination in the …
The City of Mounds View will hold its 15th annual Town Hall Meeting starting at 5:30 p.m. Monday, April 15 at Mounds View City Hall, 2401 Mounds View Boulevard. There will be displays and department exhibits. The city will also give a short presentation to discuss the vision and goals for 20…
Former Mounds View girls hockey standout and Mounds View native Rae Robert finished her freshman season at Hamline University with a trip to the Division III championship game March 16.
Allison Parnell, a former Totino-Grace girls hockey standout, helped take the University of St. Thomas to the pinnacle of Division III women’s hockey this season.
Southern Anoka Community Assistance Food Shelf and Thrift Store is set to host its seventh annual Hops for Hunger fundraiser on March 30.
Top-ranked Park Center made quick work of an otherwise competitive Irondale team, ending its boys basketball season March 6.
A group of eighth-grade students from Highview Middle School joined nearly 400 youth and public health advocates from across Minnesota on Feb. 27 to rally support at the State Capitol for policies that reduce youth tobacco addiction. Minnesotans for a Smoke-Free Generation, a coalition of mo…
Change to Chill, Allina Health’s award-winning mental well-being program, recently offered free training sessions to share the program’s techniques more widely.