Monthly Archives: June 2010

Springbrook campers learn survival skills

A forest’s castoffs are another person’s gold.  

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Chief Dave Toth gets warm send-off

Friends, relatives and co-workers gathered the afternoon of June 28 to bid Police Chief Dave Toth a happy retirement.

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District 11 approves budget for 2010-2011

Anoka-Hennepin School District 11 personnel passionately state its mission as one “to effectively educate each of our students for success.”

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Final fiscal year 2009-10 numbers are in

After a careful review of the final amended budget for fiscal year 2009-2010, Anoka-Hennepin School Board members approved the document June 28 as presented by Michelle Vargas, chief financial officer for the school district.

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District 11 steps up to borrow $59 million

Anoka-Hennepin School Board members June 28 unanimously adopted a resolution for cash flow borrowing to the tune of some $59 million.

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Ham Lake celebrating the Fourth at Lions Park

Ham Lake invites its residents to celebrate America’s 234th birthday at the Fourth of July celebration at Ham Lake Lions Park.

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Local students cross road to higher ground with trip to Virgin Islands

Days were spent climbing rocky peaks in the tropical heat.

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Bohan looks to add more bodybuilding trophies

Coon Rapids resident Ron Bohan began lifting weights in the 1970s, just as the bodybuilding pastime really began to take off thanks to Arnold Schwarzenegger and of course, the original Incredible Hulk himself Lou Ferrigno.  

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Council changes charter to comply with state laws

A city charter change to comply with changes in state law has been approved by the Coon Rapids City Council following a public hearing.

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Channel will be added to county radio system

Channel capacity is being added to Anoka County’s 800 megahertz public safety radio system.

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