North metro police chase ends with driver holding gun to his head
A man led police on a high-speed 12-mile chase across the north metro in his pickup truck, ramming a squad car and evading tire spikes before being forced into a Lino Lakes school parking lot and holding a gun to his head.
2 more E. coli cases confirmed in Minnesota
The department said Thursday it has been able to interview 14 of the 15 cases. Through the interviews, investigators confirmed that 12 of the ill people ate at an Applebee's restaurant in Minnesota between June 23 and June 29. The updated list of Applebee's restaurants where ill people reported having eaten is now at nine - two locations in Blaine, ... (more)
Blaine issues 137 housing permits, most in Anoka County
In the first half of 2014, city officials issued 137 building permits for 153 residences, the most in Anoka County.
Girls team from India competes at USA CUPGirls team from India...
BLAINE, Minn. - There's a new team at this year's USA Cup soccer tournament in Blaine.
Chisago County Press
Center City to hold August hearing on South Center Manor
The city officials are anxious to remediate concerns at the former lakeside hotel and one-time adult group home, including one engineer's opinion that the building is structurally unsound in addition to reports from neighbors that vermin have been spotted near the foundation.
Pickleball's popularity takes off in Twin Cities
Less than two years after rediscovering the sport at a tennis court near his Shoreview home, the 60-year-old and his wife can't get enough of it.
St. Cloud Times
7 arrested after Wright County search turns up drugs, stolen...
Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/news/local/2014/07/03/arrested-wright-county-search-turns-drugs-stolen-property/12166115/ Seven people were arrested after authorities in Wright County found drugs and stolen property during two searches in Monticello on Wednesday morning.
In Fridley, competitors put their best pies forward in '49er Days contest
A slice of Pamela Phelan first attempt at a carmel machiatto ice cream pie in her kitchen in Fridley Wednesday night.