New Brighton

Tue
23
Jan

Political analyst, New Brighton native, Sarah Janacek dies unexpectedly

New Brighton native and Irondale High School graduate Sarah Janecek, a veteran political pundit, died during a trip to Brazil on Jan. 12. She was 57. 

Tue
16
Jan

Oak Grove group says Hispanic immigration heat has made life in New Brighton harder


Solomon Gustavo photo • At the Oak Grove mobile home park in New Brighton, some residents claim an uptick in immigration law enforcement activity is happening because of a discriminatory tip from a manager of Oak Grove Park Properties. The management company investigated the claim. The manager accused of contacting immigration authorities, Vicki Florio, was cleared of all wrongdoing and her attorney says the discrimination claims are “blatantly false.”

Gricel Alvarez, 16, sat at the head of the table in her mobile home in Oak Grove Park, the bright light from another recent white-out, wintry morning pouring in through a large window.

Wed
20
Dec

New Brighton city elections moved from odd to even years, again

The New Brighton City Council at its Dec. 12 meeting voted to change the year of the city’s elections from odd to even years, again. 

If the ordinance holds, 2019 municipal elections are canceled and moved to 2020.

Tue
12
Dec

New Brighton council issues aired out on Fox News


images courtesy www.newbrightonmn.gov

Gina Bauman - member, New Brighton City Council

New Brighton City Council member Gina Bauman said New Brighton Mayor Val Johnson gets “unhinged quite often if you don’t agree with her” while being interviewed by Tucker Carlson on the Dec.

Mon
04
Dec

New Brighton, St. Anthony and sheriff’s office are closing in on police body camera use

Police-worn body camera research and debate has intensified following recent high profle police shootings, such as the killing of Michael Brown in St. Louis in 2014. 

Mon
04
Dec

New Eagles Nest doesn’t play, when it comes to indoor play


Solomon Gustavo • The Eagles Nest’s improved three-level play structure at the New Brighton Community Center, featuring new amenties like new slides, an air bounce and a simulated eagle nest, is now open.

Any Minnesota child’s dream day is all play. Even in colder months, in the wonder of a fluffy snowfall, mini-Minnesotans could traipse and tumble and sled and snow angel all the live-long-day.

Tue
28
Nov

Morning in Rotary: New Brighton/Mounds View club adds breakfast meetings

Gerry Tietz, president of the New Brighton/Mounds View rotary club, ended the Nov. 21 lunch meeting with a proclamation; it’s a new era for the rotary club. 

Mon
13
Nov

Voters choose council newcomers over incumbent in New Brighton

ELECTION 2017


Incumbent mayor wins second term

 

New Brighton’s city council race was more heated than others in the area, but it’s not due to a tragedy or a single controversial issue. 

Mon
13
Nov

New Brighton’s full-service license bureau is here

New Brighton residents no longer have to venture outside the city to get a new driver’s licence, a driver’s licence renewal or to get an ID card. 

Mon
13
Nov

St. Anthony-New Brighton School Board unchanged after election

The St. Anthony-New Brighton School Board race was for three open seats. 

The race began with five candidates filing for the election — three of those five were incumbents. 

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