One of the first fire trucks acquired by the Linwood Fire Department is coming home. Supervisors on July 8 authorized the vehicle’s purchase after former Chief Ken Minske spoke of the historical value of the truck to the department.
A 40-year-old man who in 1997 was found guilty of killing his then-fiancee’s 3-year-old girl at a farmhouse in Shakopee is now living under supervised release at a residence in the Stacy-Linwood Township area of Anoka County.
At the Feb. 25 Linwood Town Board meeting, attorney Mike Haag presented in final form Ordinance No. 148, Regulation of Adult Use Establishments. The board approved the 21-page ordinance and publication of the three-page summary.
Linwood supervisors on Feb. 11 approved the proposed township budget for 2015 in the amount of $1,756,860. Officials will meet with an auditor Feb. 25 and this amount will be presented to residents at the annual meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 11.