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Polls open at 7 a.m. The 2014 General Election is Tuesday, Nov. 4. Area residents will be able to cast their ballots for area city council positions, including mayors and city council, along with candidates for Osseo School Board, Third Congressional District, State Representatives, Hennepin County Attorney and Sheriff, Park District, judges and other seats. [...]

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Approves 3-on-3 ice hockey training facility The Osseo City Council Monday, Oct. 27, stopped discussions on a Special Services District for the Central Avenue business that would remove snow from the sidewalk and streets. The council did not feel a district was the best approach. Also during the meeting, the council approved a 3-on-3 ice [...]

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The city of Osseo will be in search of a new police chief next January. During the Monday, Oct. 27, Osseo City Council meeting, the council approved the resignation of Police Chief Tom Hartkopf. In a letter to the city council and city staff Hartkopf said, “After over four years of what started out as [...]

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The number of deaths due to heroin overdose is more than seven times what is was in 2008 in the Twin Cities area, according to the Hennepin County Sheriff’s office. Since 1995, the number of teens between the ages of 12 and 17 who have tried heroin has increased by more than 300 percent. “Every [...]

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The Osseo Lions Club hosted the annual Osseo Kiddie Halloween event Saturday, Oct. 25. Kids dressed in costumes were able to Trick or Treat at businesses along Central Avenue, as well as take part in several events at the Osseo Community Center. Outside kids were able to check out fire trucks and a police squad [...]

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Home Improvement Expo NOV. 1 — There will be a Home Improvement and Design Expo. The free event will be Saturday, Nov. 1, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Maple Grove Community Center, 12951 Weaver Lake Road. There will be around 100 exhibitors featured. Book signing NOV. 2 — Maple Grove Author Lyn [...]

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In the Oct. 23rd Voters Guide for Osseo City Council candidates, candidate Rick Weber was inaccurately quoted in his candidate statement. The Osseo-Maple Grove Press regrets this error. The following are Weber’s correct comments from his statement: “This year alone, we have 40 million dollars of growth which not only increases our tax base, but also [...]

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Oct. 16 marked the official ground breaking for another segment of Hwy. 610, which will connect 610 from Elm Creek Boulevard/County Road 81 to Interstate 94 in Maple Grove. This segment is part of the Corridors of Commerce project. This $80 million expansion project by the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) will begin this fall, [...]

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