Here is a roundup of stories posted on Inver Grove Heights Patch this past week.
• Deadlines Extended for Countywide Photography Contest
• Flu Rates Skyrocket; 27 Deaths Now Reported in Minnesota
• Parents Talk: Vote for Best of Mom's 18 Smartphone Rules
• Learn How to Cross-Country Ski With Classes at Lebanon Hills
• What’s a Parent To Do?
• Where to Get Flu Shots in Inver Grove Heights
• UPDATE: IGH Woman Takes Part in Klondike Kate Competition
• Help Shape the Future of Dakota County's Greenway System
• Dakota County Offering January Whooping Cough Immunization Clinics
• 2013-2014 Minnesota Legislative Session Begins This Week
• Sheriff's Newsletter: 14 Cars in Ditch Because of Icy Road
• Man Found with Gunshot Wound in West St. Paul Driveway Dies
• Local Law Enforcement Agencies Record Arrests During December DWI Effort
• Inver Grove Heights Man Accused of Hitting 11-Year-Old Boy with Belt
• POLL: Sheriff Supports an Assault Weapons Ban; Where Do You Stand?
• Inver Grove Heights Woman Charged with Possessing Heroin
• Sheriff's Newsletter: 26 People Jailed on New Year's
• New Laws Take Effect Across State; Sheriff Proposes Assault Weapons Ban
• Sold: Recent Home Sales in Inver Grove Heights
• House Hunt: What's New on the Market in Inver Grove Heights?
• SPORTS ROUNDUP: Jake Short Named Outstanding Wrestler in Cheesehead Tournament