Aundrea Kinney

Aundrea Kinney can be reached at akinney@lillienews.com or at 651-748-7822.

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Students of District 622 walk out during nationwide protest


Aundrea Kinney photo/Review • North High School students walked out of class March 14 as part of a national protest against school shootings. Above,

Many students from North St.

Fri
23
Mar

Oakdale City Council member charged with DWI


Mark Landis

Charges stem from November arrest

 

Wed
14
Mar

Cats rescued from burning Oakdale trailer home


submitted photo • Chris Bathurst, a North St. Paul firefighter, holds one of the two cats rescued March 8 from a burning home in Oakdale’s Twenty-Nine Pines mobile home park. The cats were given first aid at the scene before being transferred to an area veterinary hospital.

Firefighters rescued two cats from a mobile home that caught fire sometime after noon March 8 in Oakdale’s Twenty-Nine Pines mobile home park. 

Wed
14
Mar

Possible funding found for Highway 36/Century Avenue intersection upgrades


courtesy of Google Maps • North St. Paul is seeking Minnesota Department of Transportation funding to rework the intersection of Highway 36 and Century Avenue, which is the only remaining signaled intersection on the highway within the Interstate 694 loop. There is no timeline in place for the project, but that could change if MnDOT funding comes through.

Upgrades to the Highway 36 and Century Avenue intersection are in the running to receive funding from the Minnesota Department of Transportation. 

Wed
14
Mar

Local food shelf receives generous donation from Rotary Clubs


Aundrea Kinney/Review • From left to right, Jason Hanlon representing Stillwater Sunrise Rotary; Jim Stevenson, president of Woodbury Rotary; Greig Metzger, Christian Cupboard Emergency Food Shelf director; John Buettner, Lake Elmo grant chairperson; Tedi Carlson, president of Lake Elmo Rotary; and Larry Probst the grant mentor of Woodbury Rotary.

The Lake Elmo Rotary Club presented the Christian Cupboard Emergency Food Shelf a $21,700 check March 7, to help the nonprofit purchase new refrigerators and freezers.

Wed
14
Mar

SNAPSHOT: Eagle eyes on Eberle Park

Aundrea Kinney/Review • A bald eagle was spotted keeping watch over Oakdale’s Eberle Park from a perch at the top of a nearby water tower March 7.

Mon
12
Mar

Semitrailer driver charged after causing a fatal accident on Highway 36


Samuel Hicks

Police say texting while driving is allegedly to blame.

Mon
12
Mar

Maplewood sues fire relief organization over surplus pension fund money

Since Jan. 25, Maplewood has been transitioning its fire department from a model employing mostly part-time firefighters to a one employing entirely full-time firefighters. 

Mon
12
Mar

Weaver Elementary School’s music teacher named a semifinalist for Teacher of the Year


Shaylee McComb

One teacher from School District 622 was recently named a semifinalist in this year’s Minnesota Teacher of the Year award, which is presented by Education Minnesota, the state’s teachers’ union.

Mon
12
Mar

NEWSBRIEF: Washington County spring weight restrictions for county roads

Spring weight restrictions will go into effect on Washington County Roads at 12:01 a.m. Monday, March 5. Restrictions will be in effect for eight weeks, unless extraordinary conditions require extending them. 

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