The Forest Lake Planning Commission is going through a turbulent time. The advisory body of the city entered the week with three empty seats following the recent death of one member and resignation of two others.
A congregation in Linwood is local proof that holiday joy doesn’t come from a store, but, as Dr. Seuss’ Grinch said, Christmas, perhaps, means a little bit more.
Nearly two years of negotiations have led to a new franchise agreement between the Forest Lake Cable Commission and Midcontinent.
The Forest Lake park system will get a cool upgrade this winter: The Park Board in September approved an agreement with Washington County that will result in Castlewood Golf Course being groomed for nordic skiing. County crews will groom the looped trail whenever they are in the area to do the same at Big Marine [...]