Monthly Archives: July 2009

Rogers woman steers library system into 21st century

 When Therese (Ta-race) VanBlarcom was named president of the Hennepin County Library Board, it was a natural fit.

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Task force to review Lakeville’s pool needs

Group will consist of parents, teachers, business members, city and district officials and coaches by Derrick Williams Thisweek Newspapers On one side of the discussion are people who view Lakeville’s aquatic situation as unfair and argue it creates holes in … Continue reading

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Motorcyclist hurt after hitting deer near Lakeville

by Derrick Williams Thisweek Newspapers A Faribault woman is in critical condition after hitting a deer with her motorcycle in the early morning of July 25. Jodi Lynn Gates, 41, was traveling south on Dodd Boulevard near 220th Street when … Continue reading

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Cedar Avenue BRT site OK’d

Construction on the 191-stall parking lot located near 175th Street to be finished by end of September by Derrick Williams Thisweek Newspapers During its July 20 meeting, the Lakeville City Council approved a Metro Transit plan to build a 191-parking-stall … Continue reading

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Sonic opens in Cambridge

Sonic, “America’s Drive-In” featuring servers with skirts and rollerskates and a retro-era menu of fountain sodas, shakes and burgers, is holding its “soft” opening today (July 31) until 8 p.m. in Cambridge. Grand opening is set for Saturday, Aug.1, beginning … Continue reading

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Coon Rapids girl in Teen Vogue magazine photo contest

Her mom describes her style as "bohemian eclectic.? The stylist herself describes it as "all over the place.? Whatever the description, Amelia Mohn's look has landed her in the top 20 in Teen Vogue magazine's Snapshot Photo Contest. See more … Continue reading

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Christopher Peter Lindberg

Christopher Peter Lindberg was born July 5, 1984 in Los Gatos, California to Peter and Leslie Lindberg. He grew up in Santa Cruz County in California. On July 21, 2009, Christopher succumbed to a long battle with diabetes and related … Continue reading

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Get ready for great fun at Game Fair 2009

The 28th annual Game Fair, with over 300 outdoor exhibits and a multitude of fun activities for sportsmen, sportswomen and their dogs, is coming soon to Armstrong Ranch Kennels, located between Elk River and Anoka.

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Livonia Township residents gather

Top Ten Issues: • Community Character • Recreation • Natural Environment • Land Use Controls • Commercial Development • Aggregate Resources • Jobs and Local Economy • Taxes • Zimmerman • Sherburne County

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GRE drafts plan to purchase RRT

It’s hoped that buying the facility would allow the waste-to-power program to continue

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