Snow not the only thing flying

photos by Luke Reiter/Review

Neither snow, sleet nor near-freezing temperatures could stop an intrepid disc golf league from weekly play at the disc golf course in Inver Grove Height’s South Valley Park Dec. 4.


SSP resident teaches ‘clean eating’ success

Carisa Rasmussen (submitted photo)

Since losing 80 pounds, South St. Paul resident Carisa Rasmussen has been spreading the word about “clean eating,” an eating philosophy that strives for eating food in its most natural, unprocessed state.
Her lifestyle is certainly healthy now, but this wasn’t always the case. Several years ago, she weighed 210 pounds.


Alyssa Trejo of West Saint Paul promoted to Cadet Colonel

Alyssa Trejo of West Saint Paul, class of 2014, has been promoted to the highest triple diamond rank of Cadet Colonel of the Cretin-Derham Hall JROTC at their diamond promotion ceremony on Oct. 25.


Juan de Dios Rangel of West St. Paul receives Award

Juan de Dios Rangel, West St. Paul, academic advisor in Metropolitan State University’s psychology department, College of Health, Community and Professional Studies, received the Carol C.


2013 Night to Unite - photos

Feeling safer already South St. Paul Officer Mike Running and his K-9 partner Sammy stopped to visit with fans at a Night to Unite block party on 17th Avenue in South St. Paul. For more Night to Unite photos, check out page 2.

South St. Paul neighbors gathered for a Night to Unite gathering on 17th Avenue North near the intersection of Congress Street on Aug. 6 and had visit from South St. Paul Police Officer, Mike Running and his K9 Officer, Sammy.

Helen Pone, 8, enjoyed the cool bubble making gadget on Aug. 6 during the Night to Unite event at Saint James Lutheran Church in West St. Paul.

Photos by Linda E. Andersen/Review


WSP officials celebrate with 101-year-old resident

West St. Paul resident Frances Nelson celebrated her 101th year with West St. Paul Council Member Ed Iago, Police Chief Bud Shaver, Mayor John Zanmiller, Fire Chief Mike Potts and resident Jim McKie. (Heather Edwards/Review)

If you make it to 100 years old, you’ve probably earned a day for yourself.
In West St. Paul, residents who reach their 100th birthday are honored during city council meetings, during which Mayor John Zanmiller offers a proclamation naming a day after the resident.
Can’t make the meeting? No needed to panic: as resident Frances Nelson learned recently, there are some benefits that come with age.


A whole mess of mayors

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Past and present mayors of West St. Paul came together  at the Dakota Lodge in Thompson Park May 31 for a meeting of mayoral minds.