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‘Nerf Wars’ Return To Inver Grove Heights School Amid Controversy  WCCO | CBS Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Students at a Twin Cities high school have brought back a popular and controversial game, but not without a strict set of rules.



Simley High School Hall of Fame seeks nominations  Lillie News

A high school hall of fame not only recognizes the most accomplished student-athletes from a school, but it can also serve as a way to preserve history, build a ...



Memorial dedicated to beloved Simley High School student who died returns  Star Tribune

Timothy Boche excelled at three sports, presided over the student council and acted in plays at Simley High School. Outgoing and kind, he got along with all ...



Seniors served by Job Corps students in Falcon Heights  Lillie News

Chef Chris O'Neal and his students from the Hubert H. Humphrey Job Corps Center served food to residents June 10 at Falcon Heights Town Square Senior ...



Minnesota state wrestling tournament starts Thursday. Here’s a primer.  St. Paul Pioneer Press

The MN state wrestling tournament starts Thursday at Xcel Energy Center with the team competition. Individual brackets will play out over Friday and Saturday ...



Forest Lake native Matt Wallner drafted by Twins with 39th overall pick  Bring Me The News

After taking prep shortstop Keoni Cavaco 13th overall in Monday's MLB Draft, the Twins followed it up by selecting University of Southern Mississippi right fielder ...



NEWSBRIEF: Inver Grove Heights dog park grand opening  Lillie News

The City of Inver Grove Heights Parks and Recreation Department will be opening the city's first off-leash dog park, located at the city's new Heritage Village Park ...



NEWSBRIEF: Inver Grove Heights Community Theatre to Perform 'Cabaret' for Summer 2019 Show  Lillie News

Inver Grove Heights Community Theatre will be performing “Cabaret” this summer. “Cabaret” is a musical set in 1931 Berlin as the Nazis are rising to power, and ...



Inver Grove Heights police chief tapped by Governor's office  Lillie News

Hannah Burlingame. Review staff. After just more than a year on the job, Paul Schnell is no longer chief of police in Inver Grove Heights. He was named ...



Inver Grove Heights clears way for brew pub  Lillie News

file photo With city approvals out of the way, the former Ruby Tuesday site, 9051 Buchanan Trail at Arbor Pointe, is set to become Inver Grove Heights' first brew ...



Nearly 100 MN School Districts Awarded Anti-Violence Grants: List  Mendota Heights, MN Patch

MN School Districts Awarded Anti-Violence Grants - Mendota Heights, MN - Projects included improvements to exterior entry security, such as access controls, ...



Finalists selected for Inver Grove Heights police chief  Lillie News

Inver Grove Heights is getting close to once again having a new police chief. The search began after Paul Schnell, who had been on the job for just over a year, ...



Raising the curtains on a new community theater  Lillie News

A new community theater program in Inver Grove Heights is getting set to raise the curtains on its inaugural season Aug. 3 with the help of the community and a ...



Inver Grove Heights PD launches new text tip tool  Lillie News

screenshot A new program in Inver Grove Heights allows residents text tips into the police department in a couple easy step. In a day when technology reigns, ...



Construction is next for new Inver Grove Heights fire station  Lillie News

The Inver Grove Heights City Council approved the final designs of a new $8.7 million fire station Aug. 6. On Sept. 10, a contractor was selected to build the ...



Brewpub could be coming to Inver Grove Heights  Lillie News

Hannah Burlingame/Review A new brewpub may be opening in Inver Grove Heights at the former Ruby Tuesday site at 9051 Buchanan Trail. SSP also a site of ...



Terry Gerten, farm market owner, dies at 69  Minneapolis Star Tribune

Terry Gerten opened the gates of his new Farm Market the morning after a blizzard in April 1983. With more than a foot of snow on the ground, "there weren't any ...



Work on new Inver Grove Heights road moves forward  Lillie News

courtesy of City of Inver Grove Heights The Inver Grove Heights City Council approved Jan. 14 construction of 65th Street from Trunk Highway 3 to the future ...



Inver Grove Heights reopens search for police chief  Lillie News

Inver Grove Heights is back on the search for a chief of police after the city's most recent top cop left. Paul Schnell left the post he held for about a year on Jan.



Simley wrestler Daniel Kerkvliet manhandling the competition  St. Paul Pioneer Press

Simley High School wrestler Daniel Kerkvliet, a junior who turns 17 in February, stands above 6 feet and weighs 211 pounds, most of which is pure muscle, and ...



South St. Paul comes together to make art  Lillie News

The shared lobby of the Doug Woog Arena and South St. Paul Public School's Community Learning Center on May 2 turned into an art center as residents were ...



Charges: Inver Grove Heights Lunch Lady Sent Sexual Pictures To Male Student  CBS Local

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A former lunch room assistant at Simley High School/Inver Grove Heights Middle School is accused of sending inappropriate sexual ...



Inver Hills Community Band summer concerts schedule  Lillie News

The Inver Hills Community Band has announced its 2019 summer pops concert series. The band will be performing on the following dates: • Sunday June 2, 7 ...



Minnesota elections: Inver Grove Heights school board candidates  St. Paul Pioneer Press

Learn about the candidates running for school board in Inver Grove Heights.



Armed with milkweed seeds, Inver Grove Heights Scouts making a difference  Star Tribune

Last fall, Eric Miers embarked on a mission to dispel the milkweed myth — the idea that the pod-studded plant is nothing more than a useless garden invader.



Q&A: Simleys Mark Madigan, Assistant Wrestling Coach of the Year  Patch.com

After nine state championships and more than three decades, assistant wrestling coach Mark Madigan was, on May 9, named the National Wrestling Coaches ...



Inver Grove Heights man’s cleanup efforts dedicated to forgotten cemetery  Pioneer Press

Jim Tatro has several friends buried at Union Cemetery, a tiny parcel tucked away high above Concord Boulevard in northeast Inver Grove Heights. Last fall ...



Former IGH Rainbow building to become special education school  Lillie News

Hannah Burlingame/Review • A new special education school got the go-ahead from the Inver Grove Heights City Council Feb. 26 to move into the space that ...



Family of man killed in IGH crash awarded more than $2 million  Lillie News

After more than a year in court, the family of a Cottage Grove man killed in a 2016 Inver Grove Heights crash has been awarded a settlement worth more than $2 ...



South Dakota teens lead police on high-speed chase in Dakota County  St. Paul Pioneer Press

A 15-year-old South Dakota boy driving a stolen pickup truck with five other teens inside led officers on a high-speed chase in Dakota County Thursday before ...



Omar visit to St. Anthony school prompts protest, phone calls from out-of-state  Lillie News

For the whirlwind of controversy surrounding her one-hour visit to St. Anthony Village Middle School on April 26, U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar's arrival was understated.



New charter school to open fall 2016 in Inver Grove Heights  Lillie News

Discovery Charter School will be located at 4100 66th St. E., in Inver Grove Heights, right off Concord Boulevard. (Hannah Burlingame/Review staff) ...



Women's football team settles in Inver Grove Heights  Lillie News

It's likely that many female athletes in the area have acquired sports-related leg injuries. Perhaps equally probable though: few in the country have obtained ...



Inver Grove Heights: a celebration 50 years in the making  Lillie News

In 1965 a town and a village came together. This year, the city that was formed from that union is celebrating its 50th anniversary. Inver Grove Heights was ...



2016 Athena Award winners announced  Lillie News

Several local high school girls are among the recipients of 2016 St. Paul Area Athena Award. The Athena Awards Committee asked each school to nominate its ...



What you need to know about the national school walkout Wednesday  Minnesota Public Radio News

Students and teachers are expected walk out of their schools and universities this Wednesday as part of a coordinated national demonstration in support of ...



Affordable housing apartments on church property get go-ahead in Inver Grove Heights  Lillie News

courtesy of the City of Inver Grove Heights • A new Center City Housing affordable housing apartment complex, Cahill Place, will be built in the north side of the ...



Legendary Simley wrestling coach Short dies of cancer  Minneapolis Star Tribune

The cancer that Jim Short, the legendary Simley High School wresting coach and patriarch of one of Minnesota's most well-respected wrestling families, battled ...



Investigation finds Rep. Atkins not eligible for PERA pension benefits  Minneapolis Star Tribune

Rep. Joe Atkins work with a private foundation does not allow him to receive public pension benefits according to an investigation completed by the Public ...



Roseville educator finalist for Teacher of the Year  Lillie News

There are nine finalists for the 2019 Minnesota Teacher of the Year award and an educator at Roseville Area High School is one of them. Jeffrey Davies teaches ...



Inver Grove Heights teacher overcame tragedy to find her life's passion  Lillie News

Kim Westra almost didn't become a teacher. When her father committed suicide a few years after his teenage son was murdered, Westra had just started ...



Roseville Area High School  Lillie News

The Roseville Area Community Scholarship Night was held in the Roseville Area High School auditorium on May 13. The scholarships for Roseville Area ...



Roseville has two semifinalists for Teacher of the Year  Lillie News

Roseville Area Schools boasts two semifinalists for the 2019 Minnesota Teacher of the Year Award. Education Minnesota, the state teachers union and key ...



Steveson holds off Kerkvliet in high school wrestling battle for the ages  St. Paul Pioneer Press

This match, after all, would pit a three-time world champion named after Iowa wrestling legend Dan Gable against the reigning Cadet World Champion in Daniel ...



PHOTOS: Simley Track Teams Compete At Conference Prelims  Patch.com

The Simley High School track teams traveled to Tartan to compete in the preliminary conference championships on Tuesday. This was the first day of a two-day ...



Former principal Kusch lands new job | Shakopee Education  SW News Media

Ben Kusch, who resigned as Shakopee High School principal at the end of the school year, has been named the lead designer for the TriDistrict Career and ...



Gramercy Park Cooperative; 20 years of a friendly, affordable senior community  Lillie News

Gramercy Park Cooperative in Inver Grove Heights will be 20 years old this year, and the members say they're already looking forward to the next 20. “We have ...



New roundabout coming to Inver Grove Heights next year  East Side Review

The roundabout at Highway 3 and 70th Street will shift the intersection slightly from where it currently sits. Work is slated to begin in a year. Next summer will be ...



Onetime prized Gophers football recruit dies in St. Paul home  Star Tribune

A recent Twin Cities high school football standout who committed to the Gophers but later changed his mind died in his St. Paul home Monday. Jovanny “Jojo” ...



Rep. Joe Atkins won't run for re-election  Minneapolis Star Tribune

State Rep. Joe Atkins said Tuesday that he won't run for re-election after 14 years at the Capitol. The Inver Grove Heights DFLer said he is eyeing an open seat ...



Inver Grove Heights council denies changes for new apartment complex  Lillie News

submitted graphic • The Inver Grove Heights City Council denied necessary land use changes Jan. 8 that would have paved the way for a 400-unit luxury ...



Early Learning Center opens in Inver Grove Heights  Lillie News

Thanks to extra funding from the Minnesota Department of Education, the Inver Grove Heights School District's new Early Learning Center, attached to Hilltop ...



RAHS expansion and upgrades, $67 million worth, are underway  Lillie News

On a crisp Oct. 24, nine Roseville Area High School students donned hard hats and used gold shovels in a groundbreaking ceremony marking the beginning of ...



Voters approve $275 million ISD 622 bond  Lillie News

Residents of the North St. Paul-Maplewood-Oakdale School District voted in support of the district's request for money to improve schools. The $275 million bond ...



South-West Review police reports published June 17th, 2019  Lillie News

Too much to drink. A 31-year-old woman was taken to detox after police received a call about an intoxicated woman in the 5400 block of Blackberry Trail June 5.



2019 bringing major renovations to Mounds View Public Schools  Lillie News

courtesy Wold Architects and Mounds View Public Schools A portion of the $165 million bond issue approved by Mounds View Public School District voters in ...



After 9 years and $3.9 million, Dakota County closes on long-awaited nature parcel  Star Tribune

At some point, nearly everyone involved in Darvan Acres' nine-year road to becoming a county-protected natural area thought it wouldn't happen. The 108-acre ...



Inver Grove Heights selects new police chief  Lillie News

A meet-and-greet was held Nov. 8 with the final candidates for Inver Grove Heights police chief, the night before the Inver Grove Heights City Council held a ...



Arden Hills craft soda company reaching shelves across Twin Cities  Lillie News

Matt Hudson photos Northern Soda co-founder Jesse Hopkins stands in the company's tasting room. He and three others founded the Arden Hills-based craft ...



Mattke – Park | Engagements  Post-Bulletin

Ross and Peg Mattke of Rochester, MN, along with Dave Park of Prior Lake, MN, and Kelley Cahill of Inver Grove Heights, MN, are pleased to announce the ...



Mounds View High seniors organize walk for mental health  Lillie News

Students at Mounds View High School are organizing an event that's aimed at destigmatizing conversations about mental health. The first Out of the Darkness ...



Development breaks ground at Phalen Village  East Side Review

Future tenants include Aldi and a health clinic. Officials broke ground amid thundery snow showers on April 11 for a new development at the Phalen Village ...



District Gets Temporary Restraining Order Against Student Deemed Safety Threat  Patch.com

Public schools are required to provide every student with an adequate education. They are also obligated to ensure the safety of all their students. But what ...



Last minute requests throw wrench into Inver Grove Heights development plans  Lillie News

An item that was supposed to be summarily approved turned into a lengthy discussion for the Inver Grove Heights City Council at its June 26 meeting.



School district 622 Community Input Session #3  East Side Review

District 622, which covers North St. Paul, Maplewood and Oakdale, is currently gathering feedback on the draft proposal of its Phase II Facilities Master Plan.



Commissioner race heats up  Lillie News

5 candidates have filed to fill Huffman seat. The race to fill Blake Huffman's former seat on the Ramsey County Board of Commissioners is heating up, as five ...



St. Anthony Middle School  Lillie News

submitted photo. A team of students from St. Anthony Middle School participating in the fall session of The Stock Market Game was recently recognized for taking ...



For the women of the Minnesota Vixen, the fun is in the tackling  St. Paul Pioneer Press

Playing football is the least dangerous thing Erin Tilford does on an average day. Tilford, 28, works full-time as a corrections officer at the women's prison in ...



Oakdale's Summerfest is coming up  East Side Review

The Ted Bearth Grande Parade, named after the late Oakdale mayor and Washington County commissioner who helped found Summerfest, begins at 6 p.m. on ...



Work moves forward with ISD 197 improvements  Lillie News

submitted graphic The new athletic field at Henry Sibley High School, which was given the green light Oct. 16 by the Mendota Heights City Council, will include a ...



Johnson, Walz win governor's race polls at party caucuses  MPR News

DFLer Tim Walz and Republican Jeff Johnson won the first governor's race scrimmages in their parties. But Tuesday night's caucus results also showed both ...



What's inside the Environment and Natural Resources Omnibus Bill  Lillie News

For the past three years, I have had the privilege of serving on the House Environment & Natural Resources Finance and Policy Committees. In 2019, I also ...



These metro area National Merit semifinalists are in the top 1 percent  St. Paul Pioneer Press

These east metro and western Wisconsin students are semifinalists for National Merit Scholarships.



Falcon Heights fires its fire chief  East Side Review

As exasperated firefighters sat in the audience, the Falcon Heights City Council voted during its Feb. 27 meeting to fire the city's fire chief, Rich Hinrichs.



Shooting leaves one dead near Harding High School  Lillie News

The St. Paul Police Department is investigating an Aug. 12 shooting that left a man dead near Harding High School. The deceased man was identified as ...



Minnesota United player Kallman coaching alongside friend, fellow parishioner  The Catholic Spirit

Hill-Murray School boys soccer Head Coach Jeff Zupfer turned to the big leagues to fill an open assistant coaching spot this year.



Michael Birchard  Lillie News

Dakota County Technical College and Inver Hills Community College have hired Michael Birchard as their first associate vice president of equity and inclusion.



Improvements coming to Mendota Heights parks  Lillie News

courtesy of City of Mendota Heights Improvements are proposed for the playgrounds at Wentworth Park, 739 Wentworth Ave., and Hagstrom-King Park, 555 ...



Falcon Heights headed for new mayor  East Side Review

Appoint or not to appoint new member, still a question. Falcon Heights City Council member Randy Gustafson is set to resign from his seat and then be ...



East Side Bulletin Board May 27th, 2019  Lillie News

Safe summer nights. The St. Paul Police Department's Safe Summer Nights program returns again this summer. The Safe Summer Nights program is designed ...



Work underway on ISD 623 building improvements  Lillie News

Summer stuck around just long enough for students to break ground on an addition to Little Canada Elementary School on a warm Sept. 12 afternoon. The kids' ...



Mendota Heights looks for new development at the Village  Lillie News

The Mendota Heights City Council is looking to develop city-owned lots in the Village Mendota Heights. At its March 19 meeting, the council approved a request ...



Inver Wood Golf Course to get $2.3 million in upgrades  TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press

Inver Grove Heights is hoping a major makeover can get its financially strapped golf course out of the rough. Under a plan recently approved by the city council, ...



Ads show new mobile home neighborhood at former Lowry Grove site  Lillie News

Matt Hudson The land formerly known as Lowry Grove pictured on April 8. Developer Brad Hoyt is advertising a new mobile home park less than two years after ...



One chapter closes and a new one begins  East Side Review

“At Dusk,. “We all must choose,. “To watch shadows lengthen,. “Or to let our faces reflect Sunset.” —Helen Sue Isely. This poem is one I've contemplated often in ...



School board candidates share a passion for education  Lillie News

With three District 622 school board terms ending at the end of the year, and four candidates running, it means all but one will take a seat on the board next year.



Roving Dakota County homeless shelter returns  Star Tribune

So far, 90 homeless people have found respite at a shelter that moves from church to church.



Mendota Heights increases tobacco-buying age to 21  Lillie News

courtesy City of Mendota Heights Mendota Heights joins a growing number of Minnesota cities that have increased the legal age to buy tobacco products from ...



Little Canada to pump from Twin Lake  Lillie News

Twin Lake as seen off Twin Lake Trail in Little Canada on June 6. That same day the Little Canada City Council voted to pump water from the lake, which has ...



Lindstrom resigns as Falcon Heights mayor, joins Met Council  East Side Review

file photo Peter Lindstrom, who resigned as mayor of Falcon Heights to join the Metropolitan Council, on the roof of Falcon Heights City Hall in 2016.



Woodcarving brings peace for grieving Mendota Heights cop  St. Paul Pioneer Press

For Tanner Spicer, woodcarving is a respite from the rigors of everyday life. He sits in his garage workspace for hours at a time, slicing away at blocks of ...



Little Canada looks to increase tobacco purchase age  Lillie News

Little Canada is the latest north suburban community looking to keep tobacco products out of the hands of young people by increasing its tobacco purchase age ...



Inver Grove Heights man charged with criminal vehicular homicide  Lillie News

Twenty-one-year-old Nicholas Anthony Indehar of Inver Grove Heights has been charged with criminal vehicular homicide in connection with a fatal car crash ...



New Brighton Planning Commission supports subsidies for elementary site redevelopment  East Side Review

courtesy of City of New Brighton The New Brighton Planning Commission recommended creating a tax increment finance district to help move along ...



Visitation student achieves award trifecta  Lillie News

Last spring, Catherine Link received the gold medal for the National Spanish Exam for Level 3. (Submitted photos). Catherine Link, a student at Visitation School ...



County plans fewer lanes on Larpenteur to increase safety  Lillie News

Mike Munzenrider Ramsey County plans to convert a stretch of Larpenteur Avenue that borders Roseville from four lanes to three lanes in an effort to increase ...



More senior housing an easy call for Falcon Heights council  Lillie News

courtesy of City of Falcon Heights Construction of a 68-unit senior housing rental complex at 1750 Larpenteur Ave. is set to begin Dec. 15. The Falcon Heights ...



Man shot at Myth in Maplewood, should survive  Lillie News

submitted photo An 18-year-old man is expected to survive being shot in the neck March 29 after a brawl broke out following a rap concert at Myth Live in ...



Painting a caring community  Lillie News

photos courtesy of Roseville Area Schools Fourth-graders at Falcon Heights Elementary are painting a mural at their school around the theme of “Cultivating a ...



See the new moon at Bell Museum  Lillie News

“Museum of the Moon,” a seven-meter scientifically accurate replica of the moon, is on display now at the Bell Museum through June 9.



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