CTN Community Update

  1. Mayor, Council Members Sworn in for New Terms

    The City Council met for its first meeting of the New Year this week. And following an election year, there was some official business to take care of right away. Read on...
  2. Mandy Meisner Takes Seat on Anoka County Board

    Mandy Meisner was sworn in as the new District Four representative. She replaces longtime commissioner Jim Kordiak who retired last month. Read on...
  3. No Rate Increase for Connexus Energy Customers

    Good news in the new year for Connexus Energy customers. The electric co-op won't be raising rates in 2019. Read on...
  1. Local Lawmaker Becomes House Speaker

    Melissa Hortman has risen through the political ranks to hold a powerful place in Minnesota government. We met with the eight term representative of Coon Rapids and Brooklyn Park on her first day as House speaker. Read on...
  2. Upcoming Open Houses on School Math, Health Materials

    District 11 is looking for your input on new classroom materials for elementary math and secondary health. Read on...
  3. The Potent Drugs Behind the Opioid Epidemic

    Opioid abuse is up in Anoka County and heroin is the number one cause of drug overdoses. CTN's Jennifer Anderson went inside the Midwest Regional Forensic Laboratory for a closer look at these deadly drugs. Read on...
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About the Program


CTN Community Update is a program that airs weekly on Channel 15 in Coon Rapids. A new show premieres every Friday at 5 p.m. Be sure to tune in each week to find out what's happening in your own backyard.

The program keeps residents informed about their city government, schools, courts, civic organizations and other important happenings in the area.