Brooklyn Center

A Brooklyn Center man is currently in the custody of the Carlton County jail after being arrested for allegedly robbing a bank in Barnum. Moshood Kayode Olad Alad Itabiyi, 22, was arrested Thursday, July 10, by Pine County deputies near Moose Lake and later taken in by Carlton County deputies after allegedly being identified as [...]

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Almost a year to the date from when they hit the Upper Midwest last summer, suspicious travel offers are once again landing in area mailboxes. Consumers are contacting Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota to say they’ve been offered two round-trip airline tickets from Cheap Tickets – although a disclaimer on the mailer [...]

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“Group Seeks to Disband the Met Council” read the Sun Post headline on July 10. Every time Community Solution makes suggestions, viable or sustainable solutions never come forth. The current idea is to dismantle the Metropolitan Council. In theory, all ideas relating to government efficiencies warrant exploration for cost analysis and waste identification. But this [...]

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  For a reading-focused program, there was a lot of singing and dancing. Building enthusiasm helps. “Come on in. Come on in. Come on in. Come on in,” a two-sided row of principals, college interns and other helpers sang inside the Northview Junior High School entrance doors as Freedom School participants walked into the Brooklyn [...]

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Brooklyn Center residents of Liberian descent will be celebrating their national heritage soon, and it will be with a good old-fashioned soccer game. From Friday, July 25, to Sunday, July 27, the 167th annual Liberian Independence Day will be held for locals either from Liberia or those of Liberian heritage, and the nucleus of the [...]

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