Posted on: November 28, 2016

Anoka County Parks and Recreation Programs and Activities

 Check out Anoka County Parks and Recreation for fun seasonal programs and activities. To register or for more information, call 651-429-8007 or visit 

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Posted on: November 8, 2016

Elections Results - November 8 General Election

Election results for the November 8 General Election will be available following the close of polls at 8:00 pm. Follow the link below to access results. Results will be updated as they are received from the precincts.

Elections Results

Posted on: November 23, 2016

Library Shelver - Crooked Lake Library

Position open shelving books and other materials at the Crooked Lake Library.

Date Open: Immediately

Date Closed: Thursday, December 8, 2016 at 6:00 P.M.

Salary: $11.48 per hour

Duties: Shelving books and other materials.

Requirements: Must be at least 16 year...

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Anoka County Library Employment Application

Posted on: October 25, 2016

Project Bookshelf at Anoka County Library


Would you like to share the magic of books with an Anoka County child who might not otherwise receive a book during the holidays?  Anoka County Library will be accepting books as part of the annual Project Bookshelf.  The donated books a...Read on...

Posted on: October 19, 2016

Anoka County Library to Host Local Author Fair


The Rum River Library branch of Anoka County Library will host a local author fair Saturday, November 5, 2016, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Rum River Library is located at 4201 6th Ave, Anoka, MN 55303. 

The author fair connects the community’s passio...

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Posted on: November 28, 2016

Youth Services Program Assistant - Mississippi Library, Fridley

Volunteer Opportunity: Youth Services Program Assistant - Saturdays, some afterschool and evening hours. 


Mississippi Library, Fridley


  • Be part of a pool of volunteers who assist staff with library programs for children and teens....
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Posted on: November 10, 2016

Blaine Toddler Death

Oliva, Drake Damian      

MMEO Case #02-16-1373

Age: 2 years

Date of death: 11/8/2016    

Time of death: 0724

Place of death: Blaine MultiCare Associates – 11855 Ulysses Street NE, Suite 110, Blaine, MN 55434

Comments: The above i...

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Posted on: September 8, 2016

Peltier Lake Drawdown Project

The Rice Creek Watershed District (RCWD) is proposing to conduct a temporary water level drawdown on Peltier Lake. The drawdown will begin on September 19, 2016 and continue through the winter of 2016/17. Water levels will recede slowly during the drawd...Read on...

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Posted on: November 28, 2016

Elderly man murdered in Anoka

On 11-28-16 at 1046, Officers from the Anoka Police Department responded to a home in the 1200 Block of 5th Ave South to a male found dead.  After initial investigation, it is believed that this individual was murdered in his home.  The ...

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Posted on: November 9, 2016

Blaine Murder / MIssing Child update

The suspect in the murder of a 21-month old male in the City of Blaine was arrested early this morning by the Missouri State Police.  The 5-year-old girl was with the suspect and appears to be unharmed.  Both are currently in the care an...Read on...

Posted on: November 8, 2016

Suspect sought in Blaine Child Death/ Missing endangered child


On Wednesday, November 8, 2016 at 7:07 AM Officers of the Blaine Police Department were dispatched to the Blaine Medical Center at 11855 Ulysses Street NE in the City of Blaine on an unresponsive 21-month old male child.  Life-saving efforts were...Read on...

Posted on: October 26, 2016

New Volunteer Opportunity: Hope Place

Join Hope Place in providing youth a safe and friendly environment located in Coon Rapids! 

Youth will reside within new apartments as part of Hope 4 Youth's Mission; with the Grand Opening in Mid-November. Part of Hope 4 Youth’s m...