A former Oakdale business owner arrested on felony identity theft charges while trying to flee the country in April will not face any additional jail time.
Armed Coon Rapids Man Leads Police on Car Chase
Minnesota police are investigating a car chase with an armed Minneapolis-area man that ended after a one-hour standoff.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
North metro police chase ends with driver holding gun to his head
A man led police on a high-speed 12-mile chase across the north metro in his pickup truck, ramming a squad car and evading tire spikes before being forced into a Lino Lakes school parking lot and holding a gun to his head.
Hmong-American photographer is a pioneer
Pao Houa Her took these photos – including “Buddha,” left, and “Boy With Pink Scarf” - in Laos, her parents' native country.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
YMCA weighs possible location in or near Forest Lake - or not
In response to citizens' long-standing requests for a community center, the city council last year agreed to help pay for a feasibility study looking into bringing the YMCA to town.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
update: All clear on 35W in Lino Lakes
This looks more like it. The crash on southbound 35W at County Road 23 has cleared and traffic is starting to flow again.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
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.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
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.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
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.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
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.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
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.