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Conflict of interest? Newport Planning Commission chair sells land, votes to recommend development

The city attorney has determined Newport Planning Commission chair Kevin Haley had a conflict of interest in while voting on and discussing the new Bailey Meadows development. Haley recently entered into a purchase agreement to sell land where homes will be built next year in the northeast corner of


Bailey Meadows development approved in Newport amid opposition

A split city council voted to approve construction with conditions on the Bailey Meadows development planned for the northeast corner of Newport. The development will consist of just under 200 single-family and villa homes on about 64 acres. Matt Pavek, with developer Golden Valley Homes, said the h


Semi truck fire near Woodbury causes delays

A westbound lane on Interstate 94 opened again shortly before noon Monday after a truck hauling more than a ton of frozen seafood ignited early that morning. Lt. Tiffani Nielson with the Minnesota State Patrol said the truck's driver smelled smoke and pulled over to the shoulder near Century Avenue


Cottage Grove war hero Kriesel won't run again

ST. PAUL -- A first-term Minnesota legislator who made a bigger splash than most says he is not running again. Rep. John Kriesel, R-Cottage Grove, sent a letter to fellow lawmakers and staff this morning saying he wants to spent more time with his family because "giving my wife and sons the time the

WOODBURY BULLETIN - 2017-11-20 16:57:51

New Thanksgiving weekend 5K race in Cottage Grove ruffles feathers in local Hale to the Bird event

The organizers of a local 5K are not thankful another race has been scheduled in Cottage Grove two days after their Turkey Day event. Since 2010, the annual Hale to the Bird 5K run/walk on Thanksgiving morning has drawn local runners and walkers to the 3.1-mile course that begins and ends in Hamlet

RIVERTOWNS.NET - 2017-11-20 02:00:00

Letter to the editor: Congrats on School Board victory, and thanks for support

I want to congratulate Heather Hirsch on her win for a two-year seat on the District 833 School Board. I want to thank all those who supported me in my campaign that came up just short. I hope that the new members of the school board will consider some of the issues that I raised in the campaign, mo


State alleges 3M chemicals caused cancer and infertility, alleges $5 billion in damage

Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson says toxic chemicals dumped by 3M Co. in the East Metro suburb Oakdale caused higher rates of cancer, infertility and low birthweight babies - the first time anyone has estimated the potential human health impact of groundwater contamination in the area since

MINNEAPOLIS STAR TRIBUNE - 2017-11-21 00:17:00

HHS students perform at Jazz and the Winds concert

The concert featured the Hastings High School Jazz Ensembles and Concert Bands. The performances were directed by Jim Jacobsen and Duane Oldham. The Varsity Band, Jazz II, Concert Band, Jazz I and Wind Ensemble performed a variety of music for the audience.

RIVERTOWNS.NET - 2017-11-20 21:12:16

Ring In The Holidays At Pasadena's Lighted Parade

PASADENA, TX - The City of Pasadena and the Pasadena Strawberry Festival will kick off the holiday season in style as they host the 2017 Holiday Lighted Parade. The parade, one of Pasadena's premiere holiday events, will be held on Saturday, Dec. 4 at 7 p.m. Dozens of cars, trucks, and motorcycles w

PATCH - 2017-11-21 04:30:13

Pasadena Wow! House's Backyard Is 'Perfect Daily Oasis' Getaway

PASADENA, TX - This gorgeous 3-bedroom 2-bath cul-de-sac home with no back neighbors is located in DPISD in a newly developed community. Listed on realtor.com, the extremely well-maintained open concept home features granite countertops, stainless steel appliances and 42-inch cabinets in the kitche

PATCH - 2017-11-21 00:06:45

The Thanksgiving Week Forecast For Pasadena

No precipitation throughout the week, with temperatures falling to 64F on Sunday. Sunday November 19 Partly cloudy starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening. High 64, low 52. Chance of precipitation: 5%. Wind 10 mph from the NNEMonday November 20 Mostly cloudy throughout the day. High 66,

PATCH - 2017-11-19 23:00:00

1 teen critically injured in crash at Pasadena park

PASADENA - One teen was taken to Memorial Herman Hospital following a crash at a Pasadena park. The teen was transported by Life Flight. It happened early Saturday at 700 W Jackson Avenue, near Memorial Park. Four juveniles were in the car when the crash happened, said Melissa Ramirez with Pasade


Find Your Dream Home In Pasadena's Open House Listings

PASADENA, TX - There are a number of nice homes in Pasadena listed in the Patch Rea Estate Guide that have open house events this weekend. If you are looking to buy your first home or want to shift from apartment living, then checking out the open house events in your area to find the home of your d


BREAKING NEWS: Trahan arrested in Houston

A Liberty County man who has terrified women the last few years allegedly exposing himself is behind bars again. Gilbert Charles Trahan III of FM 770 Liberty was taken into custody just moments ago. "A Liberty County judge saw the reports of the suspect and saw there was an issue with him committing

HOUSTON CHRONICLE - 2017-11-20 20:32:00

Converse police find suspect accused of fatally shooting 16-year-old boy

Converse police arrested a man roughly 12 hours after they say he shot a 16-year-old boy in the head. David Louis Martinez, 30, was brought into custody around 2:42 a.m. Monday on suspicion of murder, according to jail records. Police responded to the shooting Sunday around 1 p.m. in the parking lot

HOUSTON CHRONICLE - 2017-11-20 07:12:00

Families in Sutherland Springs prepare for first Christmas after deadly shooting

Christmas is a time for family and traditions, but in Sutherland Springs, there will be 26 chairs empty this holiday. The victims of the horrific mass shooting at the First Baptist Church are being honored with a Christmas tree featuring 26 angel ornaments. Terrie Smith told KSAT-TV she coordinated

ABC13 HOUSTON - 2017-11-21 04:03:24

Personal injury lawsuit filed against PUSD

Complaint alleges 'dangerous condition' caused man to fall at Foothill High A personal injury lawsuit has been filed against Pleasanton Unified School District claiming the condition outside Foothill High School's multipurpose room caused a man to fall and injure himself earlier this year. Walnut

PLEASANTON WEEKLY - 2017-11-21 05:43:00

PPD searches for man accused of watching woman in bathroom

Pleasanton police are looking for help identifying an older man who allegedly went into a women's restroom at a local office building and looked over the top of a bathroom stall where a woman was using the facilities. The man was described as white, 60 to 70 years old and 5 feet tall. Police said

PLEASANTON WEEKLY - 2017-11-20 20:23:00

Tri-Valley Hero: Community Spirit, spearheading San Ramon 150

In summer of 2016, about 20 San Ramon leaders gathered together to brainstorm ways to celebrate San Ramon's 150th anniversary of existence one year later. It was a monumental milestone for the city, and leadership would be a hefty commitment. Heidi Kenniston-Lee and Gary Alpert, both city commissi

PLEASANTON WEEKLY - 2017-11-20 23:24:00

Autistic Workers Help Keep Pleasanton Cafe Open

PLEASANTON (CBS SF) - There are no signs on the street, no indication that it's even there. But enter the Alameda County Fairgrounds and follow the road all the way to its end and like the sign says - Welcome To The Stable Cafe. Working all alone, Esther Hall has been serving up breakfast for 26 yea

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-11-19 19:14:21