Wednesday Jul 9
NSP Veterans Park fundraising continues
The new Veterans Memorial Park will be located at the site of the former Cannon Park at the northeast corner of Highway 36 and Margaret Street.
Little Canada breaks ground on Veterans Memorial
From left, council members John Keis and Shelly Boss, Greg Schloer, Dan Ryan, Frank Costa and Rocky Waite of the Veterans Memorial Committee, Mayor Bill Blesener, council member Mike McGraw and Veterans Memorial Committee members Judy Berggren and Kathy Hanson broke ground at the site of the future Little Canada Veterans Memorial at a June 9 ... (more)
Education notes: News from schools near you
Five graduates of east-metro high schools were initiated into Phi Beta Kappa at Iowa State University in May. The organization recognizes students for outstanding academic achievement in the liberal arts and sciences.
Conference Spotlight: The Minnesota Writing Workshop in St. Paul
Coming up fast on September 6, 2014 is my appearance at the Minnesota Writing Workshop .
Possible E. coli contamination closes Gervais Lake Beach
Gervais Lake Beach in Little Canada is closed until further notice due to possible E. coli contamination in the lake, a result of the recent record-breaking rains and stress on the Metropolitan Council Environmental Services sewer system.
Col. Eric Ahlness has been all over the world during his 29-year stint with the United States Army National Guard.