Oakdale Cub opens; Roundy's officially departs Twin Cities
The last of 10 Rainbow Foods stores in the Twin Cities purchased by SuperValu in May reopened as Cub Foods stores last week, including the Oakdale location at 7053 Tenth Street North.
update: Tight on Hwy. 52/55 in Inver Grove Heights
The jam is forming on westbound Hwy. 55/52 in Inver Grove Heights. New alternating lane closures between Concord Blvd. and Argenta Trail began at 7 a.m. Prepare for delays in the area, or scoot over to Hwy.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Planners for Twin Cities-to-Rochester high speed rail to take public comments
Planners of the proposed high-speed rail line from Rochester to the Twin Cities are taking comments on the alignments recommended for further study.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
New law reduces speed limits, clarifies signs near work zones
Construction workers Nick Norman, Joe Olson and Eldio Ferreira worked on a lane of Hwy.
Inver Grove Heights tackles potential tree troubles
This ash at Oakwood Park in Inver Grove Heights and other ash trees in parks and other city-owned areas will be removed before they are infested with emerald ash borers.
South St. Paul tire fire under investigation
Mark Erickson, assistant fire chief of the South Metro Fire Department, which serves West St. Paul and South St. Paul, said the fire started in a semitrailer filled with tires that was parked outside Pomp's Tire Service, 575 Hardman Av.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
But the B-52 Burgers and Brew co-owner was thrust in front of multiple lenses on St. Patrick's Day, as the crew for the Travel Channel's "Food Paradise" show took over the Inver Grove Heights restaurant, capturing his burgers deemed worthy of national attention.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
REPORT: Nine Rainbow stores will close for good on Tuesday
The affected stores are in Cottage Grove, Shoreview, Inver Grove Heights, Apple Valley, Blaine, Bloomington, Coon Rapids, Maple Grove and Savage, the Pioneer Press reports .
Area cities fight flood, mudslide damage
As concerns over flooding have only worsened over the years statewide, city officials have ramped up their response.
7 a.m. update: Current drive times
Construction is hampering the drive on northbound Hwy. 52/55 through Inver Grove Heights.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Sue and her husband John live in Mendota Heights, not far from where she grew up in Inver Grove Heights.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Keeping tabs on Wednesday's morning commute
All the All-Star Game hoopla is over and downtown Minneapolis streets should be back to normal Wednesday as 6th Street between 1st Avenue and Hennepin Avenue reopens and all other game-related road closures are history.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Inver Grove Heights Man Indicted For Alleged Counterfeit Jersey Business
A federal grand jury has indicted a 45-year-old Inver Grove Heights man for allegedly trafficking counterfeit sports jerseys imported from China, the United States Attorney's Office announced Monday.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Inver Grove Heights Woman Mourns Death of Teen Cousin Killed in Middle East Violence
An Inver Grove Heights woman is closely watching the unrest in the Middle East. Much of the violence was sparked by what happened to her cousins.
Mary Helen Sperl cuts a head of romaine lettuce from the small farm next to her West St. Paul home July 1. Along with produce, she was selling basil, flowers and tomato and pepper plants.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Dakota County police blotter
Disorderly conduct. An adult was arrested for disorderly conduct, drunkenness and playing loud music on the 14200 block of Hemlock Court N. Obstructing the legal process.
Minnesota's citizen scientists gather, record data to help researchers
In the name of science, Minnesotans are counting loons at the lake cabin, listening for frogs and peering at milkweed for monarch caterpillars.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
WEAU-TV Eau Claire
Steps by some Minnesota towns blunted flood damage
Steps taken in recent years to better deal with deluges of water have spared some Minnesota communities from damage they tended to see when lakes and rivers rose in the past.