Tag Archives: Anoka County

Founding pastor of Epiphany Church is laid to rest

The Rev. Bernard Reiser, founding pastor of Church of the Epiphany, Coon Rapids, was laid to rest in Epiphany Cemetery today (Saturday, Dec. 31) following a funeral service that drew thousands to the church. Continue reading

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SLP brownfield clean-up gets county HRA funding

The Anoka County Housing and Redevelopment Authority (HRA) has approved two Spring Lake Park funding requests for brownfield clean-up. Continue reading

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County board funds extension service work

The Anoka County Board will spend $331,535 in 2012 on extension services operated by the University of Minnesota. Continue reading

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County fire departments have in role memorial fund-raising

Anoka County led the way in fund-raising involving state fire departments and firefighters who pledged their financial support for a new St. Paul memorial. Continue reading

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Anoka County history: History of the Coon Rapids Dam

by Leslie Plummer

Water. Living in a state of more than 10,000 lakes and major river ways, I feel we take water for granted. Continue reading

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Funeral service is Saturday for Epiphany's Rev. Bernard Reiser

Rev. Bernard Reiser, founding pastor of Church of the Epiphany, Coon Rapids, died Tuesday evening. He was 87 years old. Continue reading

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TPC ROSE presents $60,000 check to Family Promise of Anoka County

TPC ROSE, a charitable women’s organization affiliated with the Tournament Player’s Club (TPC) Twin Cities, presented a check Dec. 7 for $60,000 to Family Promise of Anoka County (FPAC). The check represents proceeds from TPC ROSE’s fund-raising efforts conducted throughout 2011. Continue reading

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Agreement reached on Bunker Lake Boulevard project

Agreements are now in place for Anoka County to move forward with the reconstruction of another segment of Bunker Lake Boulevard. Continue reading

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County approves second phase of elevator project

Phase two of an ongoing project to upgrade and modernize elevators in county buildings has been approved by the Anoka County Board. Continue reading

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Airplane incident sends fire trucks rolling in Blaine

A landing gear incident involving a two-engine plane sent fire trucks rolling Thursday night at the Anoka County-Blaine Airport. Continue reading

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