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Wed
17
Jul

Arden Hills upholds flavored tobacco ban


Arden Hills Tobacco has been in business in the city for over a decade, located in a strip mall in the 3600 block of Lexington Avenue. The Arden Hills City Council considered exempting it from the city’s new ban on the sale of flavored tobacco products, but ultimately voted against the exemption on July 8. (courtesy of Google Maps)

A possible amendment to Arden Hills’ tobacco ordinance was shot down July 8, when city council members decided not to exempt the city’s one adult-only tobacco store from a ban on the sale of flavored tobacco and nicotine products. 

Wed
17
Jul

Pollinators at Mounds View City Hall


Mounds View City Administrator Nyle Zikmund poses with the newly redone garden in front of City Hall. After completing a master gardener course through the University of Minnesota, Zikmund set to work clearing out the overgrown space and replanting it with healthy, pollinator-friendly plants. (Bridget Kranz)

New landscaping by city administrator welcomes tiny visitors

Visitors to Mounds View City Hall may now have the opportunity to meet some of city’s tiniest residents — pollinators — thanks to new landscaping outside of the building.  

Wed
17
Jul

Roseville removes Planning Commission chair


Jim Bull

The Roseville City Council on July 8 removed the chair of the city’s Planning Commission.

Wed
17
Jul

Pumping will continue on Twin Lake in Little Canada

Next, it’s wait and see

After 30 days of pumping from Twin Lake, Little Canada city officials say they’ve found success in protecting homes on the lake shore from historically high waters.

Wed
17
Jul

Arrest made following St. Anthony fire


An arrest has been made in relation to a July 5 fire at Equinox Apartments in St. Anthony. The fire burned early in the morning on the third floor of the complex, located in the 2800 block of Silver Lane, allegedly set by a woman targeting one of the building’s residents. (courtesy of Google Maps)

Woman allegedly targeted apartment resident

A Maple Grove woman has been charged with first-degree arson following a July 5 fire at Equinox Apartments in St. Anthony.

Wed
17
Jul

Driver of stolen vehicle collides with Mounds View squad car


Ahmed Bahaa Abdelhafiz

Coon Rapids man charged with auto theft, fleeing peace officer

A high-speed chase in Mounds View the evening of July 7 led to a collision between the driver of a stolen vehicle and a Mounds View police officer in a squad car.

Wed
17
Jul

Friends Used Bookstores offer cheap books, fund libraries


Friends Used Bookstore volunteers Kathy Robbins and Diane Miller at the Ramsey County Library in Roseville. (Solomon Gustavo photos)

A tax-funded, free public library system is a social treasure that’s easy to take for granted. 

Wed
17
Jul

Mounds View official recognized for 20 years of service


Sherry Gunn

“Tenacious” is a word Mounds View City Administrator Nyle Zikmund uses to describe council member Sherry Gunn, who was recently honored by the nonprofit Minnesota Women in City Government.

Wed
17
Jul

Celebrate community at Slice of Shoreview Days


The Slice of Shoreview Days annual parade always draws a big crowd. This year’s will take place on Saturday, July 27, starting at 10 a.m. at Victoria Street and County Road D, traveling north to Island Lake Park.

For three days this summer — July 26 to 28 — folks of all ages will have the opportunity to get out and celebrate what they love about their city at Slice of Shoreview Days 2019.

Mon
15
Jul

Another year, another parade


Hannah Burlingame/Review

The White Bear Avenue parade rolled down its namesake road July 10 to help kick off the 2019 Ramsey County Fair, which ran through July 14.

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