Close friends held a party for the Novak family at Twin Point Tavern in Lake Elmo March 14. After four rounds of intense chemotherapy for a recurrence of Hodgkin’s Lymphoma, Mitchell is now undergoing aggressive radiation treatments. Mitchell is pictured with his mom and dad and brother and sister. (Linda Baumeister / Review)
Mitchell Novak, 14, is a Stillwater Junior High School student who was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma last year. Since that time he has undergone several rounds of chemotherapy treatment, and has spent several days in the hospital.
Washington County is seeking input from the public for its draft plan to support accessibility for people using its facilities, and has planned a number of open houses at which people may gain more information and offer their thoughts on the plan
Burning restrictions have gone into effect across the state this week, per the Department of Natural Resources, beginning Wednesday, March 25. Burning restrictions mean the state will not allow the open burning of brush or yard waste.
Barry Weeks and Dick Wier of Lake Elmo created 40 handpainted “We Protest Council Vote” signs in response to the recent council decision to part ways with city administrator Dean Zuleger. With the demand high for their signs, they ordered an additional 200 from a screen printer. (Linda Baumeister / Review)
Residents pack impromptu meeting to express furor over city administrator's dismissal
What was scheduled to be a regular Lake Elmo Park Commission meeting on Monday, March 16 turned into a protest.