News

Fri
17
Oct

Grand jury ups charges against man accused of murdering West St. Paul woman


Marc Bakambia

The man charged in September with two counts of second-degree murder in connection with the strangling death of a 24-year-old West St. Paul woman was indicted by the Dakota County Grand Jury late Oct. 16.

Wed
15
Oct

Meet the candidates for state House - Districts 43A, 43B & 53A

North St. Paul and Maplewood are represented by three districts in the State House: 43A, which includes the northwestern portion of Maplewood, District 43B, which includes central Maplewood and North St.

Wed
15
Oct

Tartan seeks community support for safe driving campaign


Tartan students hope to win one of nearly 100 grants for their school through participation in a national safe driving campaign.

A group of Tartan High School students are hard at work promoting a safe driving campaign that they hope will bring the school some national attention, as well as a sizeable grant.  But they need your help.

Wed
15
Oct

Ted Bearth, Jeremy Olson face off in county commissioner race

Candidates running for public office in Washington County are busy with their campaigns, with just a few weeks remaining before the Tuesday, Nov. 4 election.
County Attorney Pete Orput and Sheriff Bill Huton are running unopposed, while District 2 county commissioner Ted Bearth of Oakdale will face challenger Jeremy Olson of Woodbury.

Wed
15
Oct

Local reps talk issues as election draws near

There are three incumbents and three challengers running for seats in the Minnesota House of Representatives in the Oakdale-Lake Elmo Review's coverage area.

Wed
15
Oct

Meet the Bulletin area candidates for state representative

There are 9 candidates running for four seats in the Minnesota House of Representatives for Bulletin area districts 41A, 41B, 42A and 42B.

Wed
15
Oct

New Brighton begins community center renovations

The New Brighton Community Center is throwing its doors open for an open house, which, coincidentally, will be the last time to see the center in all its 1994 glory.

Tue
14
Oct

Gov. Dayton approves funding for 35W MnPASS design work

Corridors of Commerce Map
The $331 million Corridors of Commerce program is funding 27 projects across the state, including eight in the metro area. (submitted graphic)

Joining its twin to the east, Interstate 35W may soon have a MnPASS express lane.

Tue
14
Oct

Meet the local candidates for state representative - 42B, 66A

District 42B encompasses Little Canada, Vadnais Heights, Shoreview and part of Roseville, and is currently represented by Democrat Jason Isaacson, who will face Republican challenger Heidi Gunderson.
District 66A covers most of Roseville, Falcon Heights, Lauderdale and the St. Anthony Park and Como Park neighborhoods of St. Paul. There, incumbent Democrat Alice Hausman will face Republican hopeful Jon Heyer.

Tue
14
Oct

Ramsey County Commissioner District 3 candidates talk transit, juvenile corrections

Up for election for spots on the Ramsey County Board of Commissioners are two incumbents and two challengers in District 3.
Candidates were asked questions about county priorities, transit projects including the Rush Line and Gateway Corridor, and about a proposed plan to combine juvenile detention services with Hennepin County.
Ramsey County's third district includes Falcon Heights, the Payne/Phalen neighborhood, North End/South Como, Como Park, Frogtown, Summit-University and Hamline-Midway.

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