Carrying the minority tag during the past session of the Minnesota Legislature didn’t bother eight-term Republican Rep. Jim Abeler of Anoka. In fact, it drove him.
Archive | June 6, 2013
Washington County foster care providers who reached milestone years of service to the county were recognized May 23 at the Lake Elmo Event Center, including a Cottage Grove couple honored for 35 years of service and an Afton couple honored for 30 years service. The county has 46 adult family providers who provide emergency, respite, [...]
Larson leads sing-along event BAYPORT — Bethlehem Lutheran Church hosts “Hymns and Beer” from 5 to 6:30 p.m. June 13, providing a unique opportunity for fellowship and refreshment at the Hesley Jensen American Legion Post No. 491 in Bayport. Bethlehem pastor, the Rev. Rich Larson, sings with “Three Saints and a Sinner,” a musical group [...]
Crews continue work on the St. Croix Crossing bridge pier foundations with buoys in the river off the Minnesota shore designating the work zone and a no-wake area around the work zone. Crews also continue clearing land adjacent to Minnesota 95 in Oak Park Heights as part of work on the Minnesota approach to the [...]
I write this letter to Stillwater citizens to bring to their attention their City Council and Washington County Board members and a situation that is just plain wrong and unjust. The Terra Springs condominium site was developed by the city of Stillwater on the old prison grounds on North Main Street. The site preparation costs [...]
I attended a Tea Party event hosted by Congresswoman Michele Bachmann the day before the Republican National Convention in Florida last year. I observed the following: Wearing a tri-corner hat in proximity to the Caribbean makes you look like a pirate. Which pretty much sums up the Tea Party crowd: historically inaccurate, attached to the [...]