An image.
  • <br />Login
  • Subscribe
5/26/2018
About Us | Contact Us | Advertise | Subscribe | Archives | Events | View/Buy Photos
  • The week of Jan. 8-14,  Belle Plaine firefighters responded to the following calls for service:

    Monday, Jan. 8
    Firefighters were dispatched at 10:15 p.m. to a house on the 200 block of East Orchard Street. Smoke detectors were sounding.
    At 10:50 p.m., firefighters responded to a call for medical help from a person on the 13000 block of Pony Road in Blakeley Township.
    Thursday, Jan. 11
    Firefighters responded to a report of a house fire on the 18000 block of Kelley Lake Road in San Francisco Township. The fire was limited to the kitchen but the rest of the house sustained smoke damage. Two people were transported to an area hospital.
    Friday, Jan. 12
    Firefighters were dispatched to a fire on the first floor of an apartment building on the 200 block of East Commerce Drive. A laptop computer’s battery exploded. The apartment building was evacuated. There were no injuries reported.
    Saturday, Jan. 13
    Firefighters responded at 9 p.m. to a call for mutual aid for a fire on the 6700 block of Old Highway 169 in St. Lawrence Township.
    Sunday, Jan. 14
    Firefighters responded at 4:50 p.m. to a report of a crash near the intersection of Highway 169 and Johnson Way in Blakeley Township.
    Firefighters were dispatched at 10:50 p.m. to a report of a crash near the intersection of Highway 169 and Belle Plaine Trail. False alarm.

  • The week of Jan. 8-14, Belle Plaine police responded to the following selected calls:

    Monday, Jan. 8
    A woman on 800 block of East Orchard Street reported at 12:39 a.m. someone tried to open her front door and enter the house. Police checked the area and did not find anyone.
    A man on the 600 block of West Court Street reported at 5:15 a.m. his son’s friend took his car without permission. The man, a 22-year-old Chaska resident, was found in Glencoe. He was arrested on an outstanding warrant and also charged with theft of a motor vehicle.
    A person came to the police department at 9:58 a.m. and reported violations of court-issued no-contact order and order for protection. Police determined several violations occurred. A Farmington man, 42, was arrested for the violations.
    Police witnessed a Belle woman, 35, pull forward through the crosswalk at the intersection of East Main and North Meridian streets at 3:24 p.m., nearly hitting a pedestrian. The woman was cited for failing to yield to a pedestrian and driving after license revocation. She was arrested on an outstanding warrant.
    A woman on the 800 block of East Orchard Street reported at 4:14 p.m. her dog was attacked by another dog at the dog park. The owner of the other dog left the area without exchanging information. Police were unable to locate the owner of the offending canine. The woman’s dog was taken to a local veterinarian for treatment.
    Tuesday, Jan. 9
    A vehicle was stopped near the intersection of North Walnut and East Main streets at 11:49 a.m. The driver of the vehicle, a 35-year-old Belle Plaine man, was cited for texting and driving.
    A person requested at 10:27 p.m. a welfare check on a man on the 300 block of East Enterprise Drive. A man was found too inebriated to care for himself. He was placed on a 72-hour welfare hold and transported to an area hospital.
    Wednesday, Jan. 10
    At 10:29 p.m., an officer observed several illegal vehicle modifications on a truck. The officer stopped the truck near the intersection of Highway 169 and East Main Street. The driver, a 20-year-old Belle Plaine man, was cited for expired registration, no rear lights, illegal bumper height, and fender extensions.
    Thursday, Jan. 11
    The driver of a tow truck reported at 9:20 a.m. the owner of a truck he was trying to repossess on the 100 block of South Willow Street yelled at him. He drove off in the truck, hitting the tow truck in the process.
    An officer was dispatched at 10:44 a.m. to a school on the 200 block of South Market Street to investigate a threat report. One person was cited for disorderly conduct.
    A woman stopped at the police department at 2:44 p.m. to report a minor property-damage crash. The owner of the vehicle didn’t want to exchange information.
    A student at a school on the 200 block of South Market Street reported at 4:31 p.m. the theft of an item from a backpack.
    A person on the 1100 block of Farmers Lane called for medical help at 8:11 p.m. A man was transported to an area hospital.
    Police responded at 8:47 p.m. to a 911 hang-up call at a house on the 100 block of South Meridian Street. A woman, 32, was cited for misdemeanor domestic assault. A 31-year-old man was arrested for felony domestic assault based on prior convictions.
    Friday, Dec. 12
    The driver of a vehicle who was stopped near the intersection of North Meridian and West Main streets at 7:54 a.m. was cited for traveling with windows frosted over, except for a small spot on the windshield. The man, 40, was also cited for driving after license revocation.
    By 10:19 a.m., police had towed one vehicle for illegal parking during snow removal.
    Police responded at 3:01 p.m. to a report of a domestic disturbance on the 700 block of Shannon Lane. A girl was cited for possession of a small amount of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.
    At 10:06 p.m., a boy on the 200 block of South Market Street was cited for failing to drive with due care after he hit a parked vehicle. The car’s windshield was frosted over.
    Saturday, Jan. 13
    A man who was stopped near the intersection of Highway 169 and East Main Street at 2:41 a.m. for lane violations and speeding was cited for the violations and arrested for fourth-degree DWI.
    At 11:07 a.m., a person on the 200 block of South Market Street called for medical help. A woman was transported to an area hospital.
    A woman, 28, was stopped near the intersection of East Commerce Drive and Laredo Street. She was cited for driving after license revocation.
    Sunday, Jan. 14
    A vehicle was stopped at 2:23 a.m. near the intersection of East Main and Ash streets because the vehicle did not have working license plate lights. The driver and his girlfriend were on their way to the hospital because she was in labor. They were released with a verbal warning.
    Police were dispatched at 4:16 p.m. to a report of a disturbance on the 600 block of West Main Street. A man needed medical help. He was transported to an area hospital.
    At 7:38 p.m., a person on the 100 block of North Meridian Street called for medical help. A man was transported to an area hospital.
  • Community Services
    Chad Eischens • Community Services Director
    220 S. Market St., Belle Plaine • www.belleplaine.k12.mn.us
    School Year Office Hours: M-F, 7:30am-4:30pm                       Phone 873-2411
    Pre-registration is needed for all programs and activities

    For more information and/or cost of registration call Belle Plaine Community Education at952-873-2411

    or register online at www.belleplaine.k12.mn.us then click on Community Services.

    You can also view the brochure online at the schools website.

    YOUTH ENRICHMENT

    Color Creations with Abrakadoodle
    Grades K - 5, Wednesdays April 20 - May 11, 3:30 - 4:30 pm, Chatfield $60

    Prop Bag
    Grades K-3, Thursdays February 18 - March 3, 3:30 - 5:00 pm, Chatfield $45

    Improv Express
    Grades 3 - 6, Mondays, February 29 - March 14, 3:15 - 4:45 pm, Oak Crest, $45

    Tropical Fish
    Grades 3- 6, Monday - Thursday March 7th, 8th, 9th and 31st, 3:15 - 4:30 pm, Oak Crest $30

    Art Club
    Grades 3-6, Mondays and Thursdays April 11 - April 28, Oak Crest, $50

    Hunter Education /
    Firearm Safety
    Contact Scott Hallgren @ 873-2407

    YOUTH RECREATION
    Tiger Cubs Soccer
    K – 2, Saturdays April 16th – May 21st, Kinder 9am – 10am, 1st 9:30am – 10:30am, 2nd 10:00am – 11:00am, Heritage Park (purple park)  $40 (includes t-shirt)

    Tiger Soccer
    Practice:  Monday, April 4th & 11th 6pm, Games:   Saturdays April 16th – May 21st, 10:00am –10U 3rd & 4th, 11:00am -12U 5th & 6th, 12:00pm -14U 7th & 8th, Location Change:  Belle Plaine Athletic Complex  $55 (includes t-shirt and registration)
    Mandatory Parent Informational Meeting:
    6:30pm Monday, Feb.8th
    Kids Company Classroom, Chatfield VOLUNTEER COACHES NEEDED!

    ADULT RECREATION
    Adult Walking Club 6:30 - 8:00 pm Mondays & Wednesdays, January - April . Belle Plaine High School

    Adult Open Gym
    Wednesdays January 13th - March 30th, February - Volleyball, Pickleball, Rollerblading, March - Volleyball, 7:00 - 8:30pm, Belle Plaine High School

    Belle Plaine Spring
    Youth Fair
    April 2nd, 2016, 9:00 am - 12:00pm

  • School Menu
    Parents Welcome Everyday

    Wednesday, May 30
    Cheese Bread, Marinara Sauce, Popeye Salad OR: Turkey Sub or Chef Salad
    Thursday, May 31
    Spaghetti, Tossed Salad, Bread Stick OR: Cold Cut Combo or Chef Salad
    Friday, June 1
    Hot Dog
     Monday, June 4
    Tony's Pizza
    Tuesday, June 5
    Chef's Choice
    Wednesday, June 6
    Picnic Lunch
     
GO

Most Viewed

Home | News | Sports | Community | Opinion | Obits | Announcements | Legal | eEdition | Classifieds | Facebook | Twitter
eMail | About Us | Contact Us | Advertise | Subscribe | Archives | Events

© 2018 Belle Plaine Herald. All Rights Reserved. 113 East Main Street, Belle Plaine, MN 56011
Telephone: (952) 873-2261

Software © 1998-2016 1up! Software, All Rights Reserved