May 2018

Wed
23
May

NEWSBRIEF: Washington County Board accepts grants to fund parks projects


Minnesota Municipal Power Agency recently installed a solar array at North High School as part of the Hometown Solar Grant program. submitted photo

The Washington County Board of Commissioners accepted grants from the Metropolitan Council May 15 that will support projects in regional parks and trails. The grants will be used for:

Wed
23
May

NEWSBRIEF: Washington County will add staff at licensing centers


Minnesota Municipal Power Agency recently installed a solar array at North High School as part of the Hometown Solar Grant program. submitted photo

The Washington County Board of Commissioners agreed May 15 to add 6.5 fulltime positions at the county’s license centers.

Wed
23
May

Licensing information for potential adult foster care providers

An informational meeting regarding providing adult foster care in Washington County will be 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, June 4, in the lower level room 13 in the Government Center in Stillwater.

Wed
23
May

Confidential paper shredding June 6

Washington County will conduct confidential document shredding at the county’s Environmental Center 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 6. 

Wed
23
May

Bruce the Bug Guy, raptors at Washington County Parks

Washington County Parks continues its summer campfire programs with Bruce the Bug Guy at Lake Elmo Park Reserve and Carpenter Nature Center at St. Croix Bluffs Regional Park June 2.

Tue
22
May

BULLETIN BOARD: Oakdale, Lake Elmo, Maplewood & Ramsey Co. Review - May 20, 2018

Gibbs Farm Memorial Day weekend event

Tue
22
May

SNAPSHOT: Gone fishin’

Tue
22
May

‘Cops and Cones’ convened in Roseville following string of burglaries

On the hottest day of the year so far, the Roseville Police Department convened a “Cops and Cones” event at the Dairy Queen on Rice Street in response to a recent string of burglaries and thefts in the area.

Tue
22
May

‘Robin Watch:’ New Brighton resident finds bird’s nest, sets up camera to record eggs hatching


Solomon Gustavo • A resident talked about water softening services at the end of New Brighton City Manager Dean Lotter’s water update presentation during the New Brighton Community Open House at the New Brighton Community Center May 5. During Lotter’s presentation, he said the city found very low concentrations of lead in some of the city’s tap water.

After finding a robin’s nest in his New Brighton yard, Jesús Aguirre decided to put up a surveillance camera in order to observe the bird, the nest and, eventually, the hatching of the eggs. 

Tue
22
May

My 36th Governor’s Fishing Opener


courtesy of Trish Ejnik Photography • The Willmar Lakes Planning Committee was determined to rid Spicer’s Green Lake of 25 inches of late-staying ice ahead of the 2018 Governor’s Fishing Opener on May 12.

It was just a few weeks before the 2018 Governor’s Fishing Opener on Green Lake in Spicer when the Willmar Lakes Planning Committee came together with determination and equipment to rid the lake of 25 inches of ice in time for the big day. 

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