Scott-Carver Project Community Connect (PCC) organizers are asking for community support to draw attention to homelessness and poverty by contributing to a personal-care products drive and volunteering at PCC on Sept. 13 at Canterbury Park Expo Center in Shakopee.
Social media and news sites can whip up a frenzy in political discourse, but what does it take to actually get things done at the local, county and state level? Five Jordan youth recently had the opportunity to explore and experience the governmental process.
Average retail gasoline prices in Twin Cities have risen 4.7 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.21 Sunday, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com. That compares to the national average that has increased 3.7 cents per gallon in the last week to $2.16.