A 25-foot rock climbing wall, a bean bag tournament, a K-9 demonstration, fireworks – all of these and more are coming to downtown Loretto, Saturday, Sept. 13, during the city’s traditional Fun Fest celebration. Festivities will begin at 1 p.m. with children’s activities at Loretto Lions Park, continue with fireworks at 8 p.m. or dusk [...]
By Megan Hopps SUN PRESS Newspapers Champlin Police officers responded to a report that a person had been stabbed at the South Pond townhomes Monday, Sept. 1. Upon entering the home, officers found and arrested Robert Michael Siegfried, 36, who had attempted to hang himself. Officers also found a 36 year old female outside with [...]
The City of Champlin is in need of ten additional election judges per ward for the general election Nov. 4. Training is provided for all election judges. With a focused one day commitment plus training this is a great opportunity for busy people to volunteer and make a difference. Students ages 16 and 17 may [...]
The Osseo TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) chapter will be at the Osseo Farmers Market Tuesday, Sept. 9. Stop by learn about this weight-loss program. TOPS believes in real people, real weight loss. The program focuses on making small, steady lifestyle changes that provide lasting weight loss and better health. Membership is inexpensive as the [...]
The North Hennepin Area Chamber of Commerce will have Secretary of State Mark Ritchie as its keynote speaker during its Annual General Meeting luncheon, scheduled 11:15 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 11, at Edinburgh USA, Brooklyn Park.
Community market NOW THROUGH OCT. 17 – A community market will be open on Fridays between 3 and 7 p.m. at the Rockford Mall parking lot (inside in bad weather) through Oct. 17. Look for fresh farm produce, local products like honey and syrup, crafts, jewelry and a wide assortment of items. The fee for [...]
The city of Maple Grove will offer two opportunities for residents to dispose of some household unused items. There will be curbside pick-up day Monday, Sept. 29. The City Clean Up Day will be Saturday, Oct. 4. Some of the items that will be accepted include appliances, tires, propane tanks and scrap metal. Electronics will [...]
Mobile Hope celebrates ground breaking Mobile Hope on Aug. 28 celebrated the start of construction of its dream project, Hope Center at Maple Hill Estates in Corcoran, with a ground breaking ceremony. Hope Center will add to the skyline next to the basketball court on the east end of the trailer park. Jill Dejewski, who [...]