Updates of the North Metro area of Minnesota, including Andover ,Coon Rapids, Blaine, Anoka, Ham Lake and surrounding cities.
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Minnesota Deparment of Transportation - Project Updates I-35W Bridge over the Mississippi May 28, 2008 Greetings! If you have questions, please do not reply directly to this email. Contact Amy Barrett, Public Information Officer, at (612) 236-6901 or via e-mail at email@example.com. Crews...
I just witnessed the tornado that went through Coon Rapids MN. I was in my back yard weed whipping and it was getting very dark and eerily calm. I stopped for a minute, looked straight up and saw a streak of green across the sky. I looked out at the southern horizon and saw clouds moving up towa...
Our bike ride tonight started with a trip to the license center. Needed tabs for the truck, camper, fishing license, and renew my license. Say cheese. Then we decided to continue on the Coon Rapids Dam. Down Foley Blvd. to East River Road, then past Adams Elementary. From there we went under the ...
This week we scored our first 7 batters in the first inning, only to give Family of Christ Red 6 back. We kept up the pressure though by scoring 25 runs and held them to 11 to win in 6. Pete Grover's hot bat continued as did Scott Stroyny's. Steady but not great defense on our part kept Red in ch...
My wife and I headed out for our usual Bunker Hills Park bike ride. The skies were partly cloudy and a few rain drops had fallen but we saw a clearing and decided to go. After crossing Bunker Lake on the bridge we turned back to the west. The sky was black but mostly to the North. I though we cou...
Meadow Creek went 1-1 today in the sections at Mendkota Park and will play again on Tuesday night at Visitation. They beat West Lutheran in the 2nd game to keep their season going. They won 7-4 with West threatening in the bottom of the 7th. Kelly Strandlund pitched great in both games. Alyssa B...
I was out snapping pictures of our tulips and it started to rain. Just after I went inside, I looked back out to see a beautiful rainbow in the Eastern sky. I thought you might enjoy.
Finally went out for a bike ride today. It has been a few weeks since I have been out. We took the new tunnel under Hanson Blvd. and then followed Hanson North to Bunker Lake Blvd. The road construction in the area made us ride a little to close to traffic for about a mile. Once we passed the con...
Minnesota Deparment of Transportation - Project Updates I-35W Bridge over the Mississippi May 13, 2008 Greetings! If you have questions, please do not reply directly to this email. Contact Amy Barrett, Public Information Officer, at (612) 236-6901 or via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org. Road ...
WOW! what a game. Cross of Christ came into to the game having finished a game behind us last year and the only tie we had last year. They started out with 6 runs in the first inning but we battled back with 4. We took a 1 rn lead in the second then we battled back and forth to a 15-11 victory. B...