State Sen. Karin Housley considers run for governor
State Sen. Karin Housley of St. Mary's Point says she is seriously considering jumping into the crowded field of men seeking the Republican nomination for governor.
Tuesday Dec 10
Christianity, Politics, Sports and Me
Primary declarations heating up
As we're less than a year away from the 2014 midterm elections, more candidates are stepping forward to enter Congressional races.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Mendota Heights cracks down on underage drinking
It's probably not an issue of faulty memory, but rather a move to comply with a new social host ordinance under consideration by the Mendota Heights City Council.
Smell no evil: SSP introduces odor ordinance
So it seems logical that when foul odors plague a community, a city would be able to curb the problem by placing new limits on that as well.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
South St. Paul 98-year-old helps neighbors clear snow
SOUTH ST. PAUL, Minn. - Howard Gustafson has no plans to put away his snow shovel any time soon - even at 98 years of age.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Various News: Perry Saturn No-Shows Indy Event, Amy Weber Wins An Award
Various News: Perry Saturn No-Shows Indy Event, Amy Weber Wins An Award Posted by Joseph Lee on 11.30.2013 She's doing well in her music career... - Perry Saturn has now-showed an independent wrestling show in St. Paul, Minnesota.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
South St. Paul: Pro wrestling fundraiser to pay tribute to 'Mad Dog' Vachon
A professional wrestling event, featuring former WWE stars and a tribute to Maurice "Mad Dog" Vachon, will be held Saturday at South St. Paul High School.
How to butcher a chicken: We tried it so you don't have to
Hmongtown Marketplace on Como Avenue at Rice Street carries them throughout the summer and fall for about $8 a bird.
The Lebanon Daily News
What's that smell? Some residents say this place stinks.
South St. Paul, Minn., and its neighbors have created a reputation for malodorousness.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Commissioner's words about 'smell zone' raise stink in Newport
South St. Paul and its neighbors have created a reputation for malodorousness. And although residents hotly debate whether the reputation is deserved, it lingers in the air like smoke on a calm day.
Annual Tree Lighting to kick off the Holidays in SSP
Join the City of South St. Paul on Sunday, Dec. 1 from 4-6 p.m. for the Annual Holiday Tree Lighting Event - Holidaze in South St. Paul.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Is lawn a parking spot? Inver Grove Heights will revisit issue
Jim Laska says he is tired of seeing cars, boats, RVs and other vehicles parked on front lawns in Inver Grove Heights.
Recycling kicks into overdrive in Washington County
Striving to set a better example for recycling, Washington County offices have engaged in an aggressive campaign to divert 70 percent of what's thrown into garbage cans to greener uses.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
South St. Paul's Holidaze set for Dec. 1
Holidaze, South St. Paul's annual tree-lighting event, is set for 4 to 6 p.m. Dec. 1, at Central Square Community Center, 100 Seventh Ave. N. Kids can have their picture taken with Santa Claus, create holiday crafts with Mrs. Claus and enjoy treats.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
South St. Paul breaks ground on school additions
Six months after passing a $26.7 million bond referendum, the district has broken ground on additions and remodeling projects at Lincoln Center Elementary and Kaposia Education Center.
Valley News Live
From News Release: The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency released a waste composition report Monday, which highlights trends of recycling in Minnesota.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Charges: Man Choked Sister, Said He 'Slapped Some Sense' Into Her
A South St. Paul man told investigators that he "may have slapped some sense" into his sister last week after he allegedly choked her, held her down and admittedly hit her, court documents say.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
70,000 private Minnesota wells are in line for nitrate testing
Hastings' water treatment plant treats for nitrates and is the only municipality in Dakota County doing nitrate removal.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
South St. Paul shooting witness beaten, threatened, prosecutors say
A witness in a South St. Paul robbery and shooting case was confronted violently by an associate of one the defendants who accused her of "snitching," Dakota County prosecutors say.