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Stabbing Suspect Arrested After Standoff With Police

A 28-year-old Blaine man is in custody after a standoff with police followed a stabbing that injured a man early Sunday morning in Circle Pines. The Centennial Lakes Police Department received a report of a stabbing at about 5:32 a.m. Sunday on the 100 block of Village Parkway.


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Tanning Salon Employee Accused Of Videotaping Customers

A Twin Cities man is charged with violating a cherished right: privacy. Police arrested the 30-year-old Jake Lindbeck of Blaine after investigators discovered he allegedly had secretly recorded women who were getting ready to tan at the Paradise Tan and Tone in Circle Pines.


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Excellent Educator: Circle Pines’ Val Rae Boe Helps Kids With Disabilities

This week’s Excellent Educator is Val Rae Boe, who has a passion for helping children with disabilities. Boe has put her heart and soul into creating the Karner Blue Education Center in Circle Pines, which is a brand new state-of-the-art facility that’s an oasis for kids with special needs.


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Lawsuit Looms Over Plan To Break Off Lino Lakes F.D.

Concerned citizens in Lino Lakes say they are worried because soon they will have fewer firefighters in their city, and lawyers for the group say they expect to file a lawsuit against the city council.


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Curiocity: Cajun 2 Geaux To Open Circle Pines Restaurant

Good news for those craving a taste of the Bayou. The man who brought us delicious Cajun cuisine from a bright green food truck is expanding his efforts and opening a brick-and-mortar in the north metro.


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Police Looking For Armed Robbery Suspect In North Metro

Authorities are looking for a suspect after a convenience store was robbed at gunpoint Tuesday afternoon in the north Twin Cities metro. Police responded to the Pines Market in Circle Pines at about 3 p.m. Tuesday on a report of a robbery at gunpoint.


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1 Dead, 1 Hurt In Circle Pines Crash

One person was killed and another was hurt after one-vehicle crash in Circle Pines north of the metro early Sunday morning, according to the Anoka County Sheriff’s Office.


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First DFLer Joins Rebooted Minn. 6th District Race

A Circle Pines environmental activist says she’ll seek the Democratic endorsement to run for Congress in Minnesota’s 6th District.


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Youth Lacrosse Assoc. Treasurer Accused Of Swindling Over $35K

A Lino Lakes man has been accused of swindling a Circle Pines lacrosse association as its treasurer for more than $35,000.


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Good Question: Why Do Teachers Ask For Such Specific Brands?

With all the crayons, glue sticks and notebooks – parents have an incredibly detailed school supply lists to navigate towards the end of summer. Parents are expected to drop $2.6 billion on all those folders and colored pencils.



Circle Pines On List Of Best Suburbs In U.S.

If you live in Circle Pines, Minn., consider yourself living in one of the best suburbs in the country.


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Police: SUV Falls On Man, Trapping Him Underneath

A man became trapped under an SUV Sunday afternoon after it fell on him while he was working on it, Anoka County police said.


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2 Killed In Murder-Suicide Identified

Authorities released the names of the two people involved in a murder-suicide in Circle Pines, Minn.


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Police Suspect Murder-Suicide In Circle Pines

Authorities suspect murder-suicide in the deaths of a former couple whose bodies were found in a Circle Pines town house.


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Police Investigating After 2 Found Dead In Circle Pines

Police are investigating the deaths of two people who were found dead in a townhome in the 500 block of Village Parkway in Circle Pines.


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Minn. Man’s Backyard Ice Rink Better Every Year

There’s a guy in Circle Pines watching the weather very closely. He’s the supervisor of the biggest indoor ice-skating complex in the country.


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Explosion Levels Home In Circle Pines

Crews are investigating a home explosion that happened Friday afternoon in Circle Pines, Minn.