Politics and a personality are blamed for the county's decision, but commissioners cite finances.
Updated: January 08, 2013, - 08:29 PM
Ed Larson, 100, watched his first Vikings game at the Metrodome in style.
Updated: January 05, 2013, - 08:52 AM
Lawmakers will gather at the State Capitol next week, and local officials are setting their priorities.
Updated: January 01, 2013, - 11:43 PM
Anoka County commissioner is leaving after two years. His next move? He said he isn't sure, except to keep up on the issues.
Updated: December 27, 2012, - 11:25 PM
The county says the split is about money; some say it points to a rift between a board chair and a lobbyist.
Updated: December 24, 2012, - 09:52 AM
Buffalo woman suspended after charges of starving her 16 horses.
Updated: December 20, 2012, - 09:00 AM
Anoka County set a one-day record for gun-permit applications Monday while Hennepin County more than doubled its average number of applications Tuesday.
Updated: December 18, 2012, - 11:38 PM
Brian Bensen didn't expect to stay long when he first hired on with the county. That was 30+ years ago.
Updated: December 18, 2012, - 04:26 PM
As Ed Larson of East Bethel celebrates his 100th birthday on 12-12-12, everything around him has changed -- except him.
Updated: December 11, 2012, - 03:55 PM