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By CHRISTIAAN TARBOX Sun POST Newspapers I’ll admit that I’ve never been a sports fan. Even though I went to my fair share of Twins games, and even a stray Wild game or two, professional sports never commanded my attention or interest, and that apathy still stands to this day. I couldn’t tell you the [...]

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To the Editor: It was quite a surprise to me and others who reside in Champlin to find a three way stop sign on West River Road near the roundabout at the intersection of West River Road and Hayden Lake Road. We had all thought that the four way intersection there was going to be [...]

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By Megan Hopps SUN PRESS Newspapers The Champlin City Council and staff reviewed the details of the Parks and Public Works plans to repair and maintain city trails. Mayor ArMand Nelson also made an announcement to address resident concerns regarding the newly opened roundabout on Hayden Lake and West River Roads. Trail reconstruction The Parks [...]

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To assist voters with meeting the candidates, learning about their positions on city and state issues, and having questions answered, the League of Women Voters and Champlin Women of Today will conduct a Meet the Candidates forum for the positions of Champlin Mayor, Wards 1 and 2 City Council, and House of Representatives District 36A [...]

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To the editor: As I drive to, what I feel is, my peaceful and quiet home located in Champlin I wonder what it would be like if there was a day that as a city we would have to face the same tribulations as Ferguson, MO. Sometimes, I wonder if we as a community, have [...]

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Final budget and levy set to be approved Dec. 16 by CHRISTIAAN TARBOX Sun POST Newspapers The Hennepin County Board of Commissioners recently voted to approve its maximum 2015 property tax levy and budget, precursors to a final adoption set for mid-December. During the board’s meeting Thursday, Sept. 11, at the Hennepin County Government Center [...]

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The Metropolitan Council has advanced two major transportation projects in the metro area, including lane additions on Interstate 694 in the northeastern metro and Interstate 494 in the western suburbs. The Council, on Sept. 10, added the I-494 expansion to the region’s Transportation Policy Plan, which is the long-range transportation investment plan for the metro [...]

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Donate to Coats for Kids drive through Oct. 10 When living through Minnesota winters – the most recent garnering a “Misery Index” that marked the worst season in more than 30 years – it is hard to imagine being without the proper clothing, especially when frostbite in a matter of minutes is a threat. It [...]

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