Thursday Nov 28
Chisago County Press
Future state aid monies committed to road
Wyoming's plan to sell bonds to jump-start a multi-year street reconstruction effort was rejected by voters a few months ago-- leaving the city to go back to the drawing board.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Recycling kicks into overdrive in Washington County
Striving to set a better example for recycling, Washington County offices have engaged in an aggressive campaign to divert 70 percent of what's thrown into garbage cans to greener uses.
School briefs: Forest Lake FFA chapter earns national honors
Forest Lake Area High School is home to a top-tier chapter of the National FFA Organization, also known as the Future Farmers of America, the group announced during its recent national convention.
Scandia has a brand-new old general store
The store, which has been in town for more than 130 years, closed a year ago but opened last week under new ownership.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Forest Lake charter school applies for permit to build in Headwaters
A Forest Lake charter school plans to build a second campus in the Headwaters development along U.S. 61 and is asking for city approval.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Minn. man charged in Wisconsin cabin confrontation
A Minnesota man who authorities say was shot with his own gun is facing criminal charges after confronting his former girlfriend and her boyfriend at a western Wisconsin cabin.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Forest Lake man charged in armed confrontation with couple in cabin
Several charges have been filed against a Forest Lake man who was reportedly shot with his own gun after bringing it to a western Wisconsin cabin and confronting a couple.
Sat Nov 09, 2013
School briefs: Forest Lake to celebrate 40 years of community education
At first, the list of course offerings could fit on a single-page flier. Now it requires a catalog totaling more than 40 pages - a figure that has special meaning this year for the Forest Lake School District's community education department.
Minnesota woman tries to bring honor to Vietnam veterans in memory of her brother
Finnemann, 65, is the lead state volunteer for the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund, a nonprofit organization that oversaw the construction of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C., commonly known as The Wall.
Wed Nov 06, 2013
Forest Lake city staff's union says contract trumps jobs plan
That's the message to Forest Lake officials from the Minnesota Association of Professional Employees, a labor union representing five city employees poised to lose their jobs as part of a staffing shake-up.