The Christmas and New Year’s holiday season is a time for reflection, good will and hope. For Christians and non-Christians alike, it is the dawning of a new year, bringing with it hopes and expectations for what is to come. It is during this season when the best comes out of most people, when we witness a glimpse of the world as we wish it were year-round.
If you’re dreaming of a wet Christmas, you may be in luck. The National Weather Service Office in Chanhassen says there is a slight chance of rain and sleet before 3 p.m. Christmas Day, then a slight chance of rain between 3 p.m. and 4 p.m., then a slight chance of rain and snow after 4 p.m.
Investigative documents released Dec. 23 indicate law enforcement officers believed they may have been involved in a “suicide by cop” scenario last February when two people were fatally shot on Highway 212.
Savage Mayor Janet Williams is one of seven civic leaders who have been chosen by Gov. Mark Dayton to serve on the Metropolitan Council Nominating Committee, which will recommend candidates for the council to the governor.