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BY SUE WEBBER CONTRIBUTING WRITER The city of Rogers needs a permanent dedicated space for its senior citizens to meet, according to resident and senior Patricia Johnson. Johnson delivered her request at the Rogers City Council meeting, as she asked for the city’s help in moving forward with securing space for its seniors. “We need [...]

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by Bruce Strand Elk River Star News Theater and music departments at Zimmerman and Rogers are hoping for a Nov. 4 verdict that would give them auditoriums to perform in for the first time. “We appreciate what we have and what we’ve been able to do,” said Jon Palashewski, Zimmerman’s play director, “but I can [...]

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Legion garage sale SEPT. 18 THROUGH 20 — St. Michael Legion and Auxiliary will be hosting a garage sale at the Colonial Mall St. Michael Thursday, Sept. 18, 8 am to 6 pm, Friday, Sept. 19 8 am to 6 pm, and Saturday, Sept 20, 8 am to noon. The sale will be at Colonial [...]

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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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Rogers Lions Club recently designed, constructed and donated a picnic table for Don Bania, a Rogers resident who is a quadriplegic, paralyzed from his neck down, when hit by a hit and run drunk driver on Lake Street and James avenue in Minneapolis Aug. 10, 1970. The picnic table, designed and constructed by Lion Dennis [...]

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Senior housing meeting SEPT. 11 — Albertville Guardian Angels – Engel Haus information meeting is Thursday, Sept. 11, at 10 a.m., at Albertville City Hall, 5959 Main Ave. Floor plans, décor, construction updates and much more. Apartment reservations will be taken. Come get the latest details and enjoy some kaffee and kuchen! Refreshments will be [...]

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