Sunday Dec 1
In Vadnais Heights arena mess, another legal salvo is fired
Vadnais Heights is accusing the former manager of the Vadnais Sports Center of attempting to poach clients from the beleaguered arena after he was fired.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
James Backstrom opposes medical marijuana use
Expecting some state legislators to try again next year to legalize marijuana for medical uses, Dakota County Attorney James Backstrom has reaffirmed his position against it.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
West St. Paul: South Robert makeover plan needs more trees, critics say
Current plans for the nearly $22 million overhaul of the 2.5-mile stretch of road in West St. Paul include trees in some areas of the raised median and behind the sidewalk where there is room.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Dakota County Attorney Jim Backstrom warned attendees at a forum in West St. Paul Nov. 20 he believed pending legislation that would legalize medical marijuana in Minnesota would lead to increased public safety hazards.
In West St. Paul shooting, attempted murder conviction reversed
A St. Paul man's conviction for attempting to kill his ex-girlfriend's new boyfriend has been thrown out by the Minnesota Court of Appeals because hearsay evidence was used in his trial.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
St. Paul takes a step in revitalizing S. Robert Street
Architects Bob Lunning, left, and Scott Wende, Christine Shyne of West Side Community Organization, Gail Merriam of Neighborhood Development Alliance and Karen Reid, NeDA executive director, stood at 430 S. Robert St., a vacant lot slated for a commercial building in St. Paul.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
St. Paul Real Estate Blog
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Fri Nov 15, 2013
West St. Paul: Driver, passenger could face charges in fatal SUV rollover
Espinoza-Blaeser, 21, of West St. Paul, was killed early Thursday after being thrown from a sport utility vehicle that was driven by a man who police believe was speeding and had been drinking alcohol beforehand.
West St. Paul rollover victim dies at scene; 2 who fled are arrested
Robert J. Espinoza-Blaeser, 21, died at the scene of a rollover crash in West St. Paul early Thursday as two others tried to get away in a badly damaged vehicle, police said Friday.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Dara Moskowitz Grumdahl's Top 5 Meals For $5 And Under
Tough days for those cheapskates out there. $5 is not what it used to be. Even a simple burger at most places will run you over $5.
Mon Nov 11, 2013
Voters elect 3 first-time members to ISD 197 board
Come January, 15-year-old students at Henry Sibley High School won't be the only freshmen in the district.
Fri Nov 08, 2013
Minn. A-G weighs in on sex offender's release
WEST ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson says she is arguing that convicted violent sex offender Thomas Duvall , 58, be kept in state custody in the Minnesota Sex Offenders Program because he is public safety threat to all Minnesotans.
Thu Nov 07, 2013
Dakota County provides homesteading info
All new property owners who changed residences during the past year and use the residence for homestead purposes must apply for homestead status with their county assessor by Dec. 15. Property owners or qualified relatives - parent, step-parent, child, step-child, grandparent, grandchild, brother, sister, uncle, aunt, nephew or niece, by blood or ... (more)
Wed Nov 06, 2013
Blockbuster closing remaining stores, ending mail service
Dish Network Corp. will close all remaining Blockbuster video rental stores and end Blockbuster's distribution of DVDs by mail, the Colorado company said Wednesday.