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South St. Paul to start 'Fill the Backpack' campaign
On Tuesday, the South St. Paul Mayor's Youth Task Force will kick off its 14th annual "Fill the Backpack" campaign for local students in need of school supplies.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
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Minnesota Officer Killed Making Traffic Stop
Police say an officer from Minnesota who was shot after making a traffic stop died of his wounds.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Oak Park Heights takes second look at moving Highway 36 frontage road
This is a rendering of the new bridge as pictured from the St. Croix River Scenic Overlook in Oak Park Heights.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Crews Battling Fire At South St. Paul Tire Business
Crews are on the scene of a fire at a tire business in the east Twin Cities metro Monday morning, and it's unknown if anyone has been hurt.
update: Fire damages 2 semis in South St. Paul, traffic unaffected
Commuters on I-494 passing Hardman Avenue may see some fire trucks and emergency vehicles off to the north.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Briefs: Farmington offers to hold flood aid forum
State Rep. Pat Garofalo, a Farmington Republican, says his city should host a possible special legislative session to address spring flooding damage.
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.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Cash Infusion: $500,000 distributed to Minnesota Food Shelves
With kids out of school and families busy with summer plans, July is traditionally a tough time for food bank shelves as demand rises and donations fall.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Nininger open house to feature plans for regional trail
Construction will begin this fall on a new 4.3-mile section of the Mississippi River Regional Trail through Spring Lake Park Reserve.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Piece of St. Paul beer history
Once common in the city thanks to an influx of German immigrants in the mid-19th century, German lager saloons were a social gathering point that served a little taste of the homeland.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Idled workers offered help after Dakota Premium Foods halts production
Dakota Premium Foods in South St. Paul recently halted production at the beef processing facility.
South St. Paul cries foul on odors
South St. Paul's smelliness is partially attributed to the meat packing industry that settled there.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Tue Jul 08, 2014
South school briefs: Friendly Hills has new principal
Friendly Hills Middle School will be led by a new principal next year, though some may find his face familiar.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
City reminds residents of sprinkling ban
As summer approaches, many property owners water their lawn to keep it looking green and healthy.
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
Briefs: South St. Paul Sings is first step in statewide vocal competition
The South St. Paul Mayor's Youth Task Force and the South St. Paul Public Library are hosting a vocal competition at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the library, 106 Third Av.
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
Four finalists named for open bench spot in Dakota County
Four finalists have been named to fill the current vacancy in Minnesota's 1st Judicial District.