January 2006

Mon
30
Jan

Port Crosby included in governor’s bonding priorities

State Senator Jim Metzen and Representative Rick Hansen have both expressed their thanks to the Governor for including funding for the Port Crosby project in South St. Paul in his 2006 capital investment recommendations.

Mon
30
Jan

Energy-assistance funds now available

The CAP Agency has funds available to help homeowners and renters in Scott, Carver and Dakota counties pay a portion of their heating bill.

Mon
30
Jan

Dist. 197 fourth-graders excel on performance tests

In late October, fourth-graders in School District 197’s five elementary schools took two tests: the Iowa Test of Basic Skills (ITBS), which measures academic skills and assigns a percentile rank based on nationwide results, and the Cognitive Abilities Test (CogAT), which measures students’ acade

Mon
30
Jan

Free family law clinic and child support session scheduled

The Dakota County Child Support staff and Fathers First are co-sponsoring a unique legal clinic on child support and other family law issues. The event is from 6 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 31, at the Dakota County Northern Service Center.

Mon
30
Jan

Bill would close loophole in sex offender law

The chance of local sex offenders reoffending could become a little smaller, thanks to a bill proposed by Rep. Joe Atkins of Inver Grove Heights.

Mon
30
Jan

IGH Community Center purchases raise eyebrows

Regular swimmers at the Veterans Memorial Community Center won’t be left in the dark much longer.

Thu
26
Jan

Storm restoration project near completion

The Rice Creek Watershed District is completing one of the largest stream restoration projects undertaken in Minnesota. More than three-quarters of a mile of Rice Creek, straightened in the early 1900s, will be reconnected to its natural meandering flow path.

Thu
26
Jan

Twin Cities North Chamber holds Annual Gala Event Feb. 18

The Twin Cities North Chamber of Commerce will be holding its Annual Gala Event at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 18, at the Mermaid Event and Entertainment Center in Mounds View.

Thu
26
Jan

Former prison warden to speak at LWV meeting

James H. Bruton, author of “Big House: Life Inside a Supermax Security Prison,” will be a speaker at the Feb. 1 meeting of White Bear/North Oaks/Mahtomedi Area League of Women Voters.

Thu
26
Jan

Proposal calls for Hwy. 36 closure for 7 months in ‘07

It looks like the North St. Paul Snowman will have a lot less company during the summer of 2007, unless you count the folks with orange vests and heavy equipment.

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