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.
1 Dead, 1 Hurt In Circle Pines CrashOne 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.
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.
Youth Lacrosse Assoc. Treasurer Accused Of Swindling Over $35KA Lino Lakes man has been accused of swindling a Circle Pines lacrosse association as its treasurer for more than $35,000.
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.