Excellent Educator: Lisa Giebink Of Centennial Early Childhood Special EdThis week's Excellent Educator teaches her students one of the most basic skills: how to speak.
2 Shot In Circle Pines, Suspect Found With Self-Inflicted Gunshot WoundsThree people are hospitalized with gunshot wounds after an incident in Circle Pines and Blaine Saturday.
Circle Pines Home Damaged In Early Morning FireA Circle Pines home is damaged after an early morning fire Tuesday. According to Anoka County Sheriff's Office, around 4:30 a.m. fire officials responded to a call of a house fire on the 60 block of Circle Drive.
Sheriff: 22-Month-Old Child Dies At Anoka County Day CareAuthorities say a day care in the north Twin Cities metro has been closed while the death of a toddler is under investigation. The Anoka County Sheriff's Office says 22-month-old Cameron Lange died during an incident at a day care in Circle Pines.
Blaine Police Seek Public's Help In Identifying Armed RobberBlaine police are asking for the public's help in identifying an armed robber believed to be responsible for at least eight robberies since fall.
New MnPASS Lanes Could Be Coming To North MetroThe Minnesota Department of Transportation wants to add new MnPASS lanes in the north metro just outside of the Twin Cities.
Stabbing Suspect Arrested After Standoff With PoliceA 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.
Tanning Salon Employee Accused Of Videotaping CustomersA 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.
Excellent Educator: Circle Pines' Val Rae Boe Helps Kids With DisabilitiesThis 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.
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.
Curiocity: Cajun 2 Geaux To Open Circle Pines RestaurantGood 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.
Police Looking For Armed Robbery Suspect In North MetroAuthorities 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.