Mounds View Public Schools District 621 announced new winter weather policies two weeks after the year’s early first snow storm, poised to address the cold and snow with new options and clearer guidelines.
A MnDOT graphic shows the extent of planned construction work on Interstate 694, which will include two new left lanes on both sides of the highway, east- and westbound, between Rice Street and Lexington Avenue. (submitted graphic)
A stretch of Interstate 694 in Shoreview is set to be widened in about a year’s time, and the Minnesota Department of Transportation will hold an open house Dec. 4 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.
The trees around Valentine Lake in Arden Hills were showing their true colors on a recent gorgeous autumn afternoon in October. The lush evergreen pines provide a lovely backdrop for the blushing reds, deep oranges and light yellows around the lake as the fall season descends upon the area. (photos by Linda E. Andersen/Bulletin)
The Hennepin County Medical Examiner's office has identified the man killed by police following a standoff at the Lowry Grove RV Park in St. Anthony the evening of Oct. 9 as 51-year-old William Thomas Holt.
Wilshire park teacher wins $1,500 for economics lesson plan
A Wilshire Park Elementary School reading teacher is winning a $1,500 award for her novel approach to teaching kindergarteners about economics, using fairy tales and pizza.
Ann Shaw will receive the 3M Innovative Economic Educator Award at EconFest, an annual event put on by the Minnesota Council on Economic Education, at Thrivent Financial in Minneapolis Oct. 23.