North St. Paul

Wed
25
Feb

Legion Fish Fries

American Legion Post 39, 2678 E. Seventh Ave., North St. Paul, will hold a series of Lenten fish fries, 5-8 p.m. Fridays through April 3.

Wed
25
Feb

North High School’s Autumn Moder

Senior Autumn Moder, Homecoming Queen and a three-sport athlete, has competed in soccer, basketball and track at North High. A photo collage wall at her home displays the many highlights of her high school career. (Linda Baumeister/Review)
Senior Autumn Moder, Homecoming Queen and a three-sport athlete, has competed in soccer, basketball and track at North High. A photo collage wall at her home displays the many highlights of her high school career. (Linda Baumeister/Review)

Tri-sport athlete, homecoming queen, student rep, ASL advocate

Packed into North High School’s gymnasium for a homecoming pep fest, a bunch of students pay special tribute to their homecoming queen by erupting into silent applause. Enthusiastically waving their extended hands above their shoulders -- signing their applause -- they celebrate Autumn Moder’s achievement as the school’s first deaf royalty member.

Wed
18
Feb

North St. Paul resolute in sticking with groundwater supply

Most people associate North St. Paul with the historic snowman structure at Margaret Street and Highway 36. Lately, however, those who grew up in town have been asserting pride in another local treasure: the city's groundwater supply.

Fri
13
Feb

A new face in the newsroom

Erin Hinrichs
Erin Hinrichs

I joined the Lillie News team at the beginning of December and probably already know the cities of Maplewood and North St. Paul better than I knew my hometown.

Thu
12
Feb

North St. Paul Veterans Memorial construction to begin this spring

The memorial design resembles the American flag and features a granite greeter monument, cut into the shape of Minnesota, along with a remembrance wall. (submitted graphic)
The memorial design resembles the American flag and features a granite greeter monument, cut into the shape of Minnesota, along with a remembrance wall. (submitted graphic)

On Thursday, two local Vietnam veterans, along with a city council member and local historian, undertook a mission far less risky than those faced by soldiers in combat.

Wed
11
Feb

District 622 must cut budget by $8 million

Deficit spending, decreasing revenues have district over budget

Facing an $8 million budget shortfall, School District 622 administrators and school board members will have to make some tough decisions in the coming weeks.

Sat
07
Feb

Spate of auto theft on the rise in NSP

North St. Paul police plan to start using their new license plate reader this spring, after the Legislature provides some guidance on data retention. (Erin Hinrichs/Review)
North St. Paul police plan to start using their new license plate reader this spring, after the Legislature provides some guidance on data retention. (Erin Hinrichs/Review)

On a cold winter morning, Jan. 4, a person walking down Margaret Street approached an unattended, running vehicle in the North St. Paul City Hall parking lot, hopped in and drove off.

Sat
07
Feb

North St. Paul hiring for new director job

When city naturalists expressed the need for North St. Paul Parks and Recreation to conduct a survey of the Southwood Nature Preserve, where invasive plants are continuing to gain ground, Mayor Mike Kuehn was a bit surprised to discover this hadn't already been done.

Sat
07
Feb

New half-century, new city logo

New logo designer Barry McCullough and previous logo contest winner designer Ed Pehoski were on hand for the unveiling Jan. 27. (Linda Baumeister/Review)
New logo designer Barry McCullough and previous logo contest winner designer Ed Pehoski were on hand for the unveiling Jan. 27. (Linda Baumeister/Review)

As things change, they also stay the same. After 50 years of using its original snowman logo, the City of North St. Paul has now adopted: another snowman logo.

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