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by Jake Stark Murphy News Service A longtime Osseo and Maple Grove business will change owners for the first time next week. John Boehme, owner of Pioneer Midwest, an Osseo and Maple Grove ski shop, announced he has sold the business to store retail manager Adam Johnson. Johnson has worked at Pioneer Midwest since 2011 [...]

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The Osseo Fire Department, in partnership with the Osseo Lions, collected money for the Fill the Boot campaign during this year’s Osseo Lions Roar festivities. Fill the Boot is a campaign that helps support area individuals fighting a neuromuscular disease as well as the ongoing mission of the Muscular Dystrophy Association. This year $1,269 was [...]

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The Osseo City Council approved its proposed 2015 budget and property tax levy during its Monday, Sept. 22 meeting. The approved preliminary 2015 budget is $2,329,817, up from the 2014 final adopted budget of $2,060,382. City Planner Riley Grams said after the meeting, that homeowners will still have the services they have come to expect [...]

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The new halls bring new opportunities. That was the message shared by several elected officials who spoke during the Tuesday, Sept. 23, grand opening for the new 65,000-square-foot Bioscience and Health Careers Center building at North Hennepin Community College. One of its students thought so, too. “It means a huge opportunity, not only for me, [...]

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‘The Rainmaker’ NOW TO OCT. 12 — Yellow Tree Theatre, 320 Fifth Ave. S.E. in Osseo, will present “The Rainmaker” Sept. 12 to Oct. 12. Performances run Wednesdays to Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. and Sundays at 2 p.m. This is a romantic comedy directed by Craig Johnson. This production kicks off the seventh season at [...]

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Council approves 3-1 request for tattoo business During its Monday, Sept. 22, meeting, the Osseo City Council received news on its credit rating. The city was upgraded from a “A+” to a “AA-” rating by Standard and Poor’s. The council also adopted its preliminary budget and general fund levy. Look for a separate story next [...]

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Today, Minnesota. Tomorrow, the world. That is the retirement plan for Secretary of State Mark Ritchie, who is not running for re-election this year. He spoke at the North Hennepin Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Meeting, where he spoke about the efforts to bring the World’s Fair to Minnesota in 2023, which could bring millions of [...]

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The following is a synopsis of some of the incidents that occurred in the city of Osseo from Aug. 19, 2014 through Sept. 18, 2014. Arrests: Osseo Police arrested a 20-year-old Brooklyn Park man on Aug. 20 for misdemeanor theft from a business on the 400 block of County Road 81. He was booked at [...]

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