6 hrs ago
update: Crashes mounting
After a quiet start to the rush, four accidents have popped up in the past few minutes, perhaps due to the heavy rain that is moving through the metro.
Chisago County Press
Suspect takes area law enforcement on chase from Wyoming to Lino Lakes backyard deck
The vehicle was halted using "stop sticks" at County Road 23 in Lino Lakes. Weller was taken into custody after a foot chase, with help from the Forest Lake K-9 officer.
Lino Lakes will separate from 3-city fire district in Anoka County
After 28 years of sharing a fire district with 2 Anoka Co. cities, Lino Lakes is withdrawing to form its own: a costly decision being met with resistance.
Anoka County residents recycling more
Residents recycled about 170,000 tons of materials in 2013, effectively diverting about 43 percent of total waste generated across the county toward reuse, according to information provided by the county.
6 a.m. update: Current travel times
The one crash on the metro system, a vehicle that went into the ditch on northbound 35W at County 14 in Lino Lakes, has cleared.
update: Crash plugs traffic on 35W in Lino Lakes
Two vehicles landed in center median and a semitrailer truck stopped on the right shoulder after colliding on southbound 35W at County Road 14 in Lino Lakes.