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City expects Teen Challenge application by AARON BROM SUN PRESS Newspapers   The St. Michael City Council hosted an open house with Lake Charlotte area residents to learn more about Minnesota Teen Challenge’s proposal to buy the former Girl Scout Camp Greenwood. The council also approved a preliminary plat for a 38-home development, and discussed [...]

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Our viewpoint: Use state bonding dollars wisely If you had a billion dollars to spend on any public project within Minnesota, what would you choose? Would you spend $5 million to build a new security fence around the Shakopee prison, $500,000 for “pre-design” design, to improve and renovate historic Fort Snelling or $10 million to [...]

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STMA board FEB. 18 — St. Michael-Albertville School Board meets Tuesday, Feb. 18, at 7 p.m. at the high school board meeting room, 11343 50th St. Albertville council FEB. 18 — Albertville City Council meets Tuesday, Feb. 18, at 7 p.m. at city hall, 5959 Main Ave. Hanover council FEB. 18 — Hanover City Council [...]

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An innovative project funded partially by a sales tax that voters approved five years ago is helping prevent part of St. Michael from being washed away by the Crow River, and improving downstream water quality in the process. In recent years, the river banks at a bend in the Crow River on the east side [...]

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Mother/son dance FEB. 7 — Family Youth Community Connections is hosting a Mother/Son Dance Friday, Feb. 7, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the St. Michael City Center. Cost is $15 per family, refreshments will be provided. A professional photographer will also be on hand for pictures for an additional fee. Registration deadline is Jan. [...]

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MN Teen Challenge proposes site at Lake Charlotte   St. Michael staff told the city council that two potential buyers are interested in the former theater site and might be making an offer soon. The council also heard about a proposal to extend utilities across Interstate 94 for potential development opportunities, and heard an update [...]

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Borrell: MnDOT a ‘bully, dictator’ by John Holler Contributing Writer   For those who use the River Rider transit program in Wright County, many of them are dependent on the program to get from one place to another. While the program is open to everyone, the majority of the 70,000 riders in 2013 were the [...]

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The governor, legislators and Minnesota citizens all received good news in December. Minnesota Management and Budget, formerly known as the State Finance Department, in its most recent economic forecast projected an improvement in the state’s economic position of more than a billion dollars for the current two-year budget cycle. When the Legislature comes back into [...]

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