The Optimist Club of West St. Paul named Robert Hanson, a 30-year Spanish teacher at Two Rivers High School, their Optimist of the Year.
The YMCA is closing their temporary West St. Paul location and having an evolving conversation about a permanent facility.
“I’m just filled with a lot of love for our community over the past couple of weeks and I just want to remind people to look for it because it’s out there.”
The third annual WSP Pride event happened this weekend at the Sports Complex with several hundred people attending and recognition of a local community advocate.
Two West St. Paul organizations are looking for people to recognize for giving back to the community. Nominate people for the Optimist of the Year and Community Advocate awards.
West St. Paul Police and South Metro Fire teamed up to offer Heroes and Helpers, a program where kids pair up with a police officer or fire fighter to buy presents for their family.