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St. Paul Park
January 28, 2016
St. Paul Park police reports for Jan. 27: vandalism, domestic assault
Curfew violation A 15-year-old St. Paul Park boy was cited for violating curfew and possession of a dangerous weapon after police stopped him after midnight Dec. 21 in the 600 block of Portland Avenue. He was riding his bicycle home from SuperAmerica and admitted to carrying a switchblade-style...
January 28, 2016 - 11:00am
January 27, 2016
St. Paul Park water meter replacements on track
St. Paul Park’s effort to replace its water meters is well on its way. Of the 1,874 meters in the city set to be replaced, 800 have been swapped for new versions so far, Public Works Supervisor Rob Weldon told the City Council during a workshop Jan. 19. He said the project, which...
January 27, 2016 - 2:00pm
January 26, 2016
Retirement party planned for St. Paul Park police chief
The public is invited to a retirement celebration honoring St. Paul Park Police Chief Mike Monahan from 3-5 p.m. Friday, Jan. 29, at City Hall, 600 Portland Ave. Monahan, who served 33 years as an officer and then chief, as well as 25 years as a volunteer firefighter, will step down...
January 26, 2016 - 4:21pm
St. Paul Park a 'good fit' for incoming police chief
Jessica Billmeyer wasn’t actively looking for a new job, but when she found out St. Paul Park needed a new police chief she thought it would...
January 26, 2016 - 4:02pm
January 20, 2016
St. Paul Park hires police chief
St. Paul Park has hired its new police chief. The City Council on Tuesday approved a conditional job offer to Jessica Billmeyer, a sergeant...
January 20, 2016 - 4:32pm
January 15, 2016
St. Paul Park names police chief finalist
St. Paul Park is set to name a new police chief next week.
January 15, 2016 - 3:14pm
St. Paul Park holiday lights winners named
Two St. Paul Park residents outshined the competition and were named holiday lights contest winners. In first place was Andy Cison, 808 Portland...
January 15, 2016 - 8:00am
January 13, 2016
St. Paul Park chief honored as retirement nears
St. Paul Park Police Chief Mike Monahan was formally recognized for his decades of service as his retirement nears. Mayor Keith Franke thanked...
January 13, 2016 - 1:00pm
January 6, 2016
Search for new St. Paul Park police chief narrows
St. Paul Park is getting closer to finding its new police chief. A second round of interviews for the position is planned this week, City Administrator Kevin Walsh said, and the council could make a decision later this month. Three candidates will go through the interviews on Friday....
January 6, 2016 - 8:00am
December 23, 2015
New home means bigger bills for Friends in Need food shelf
Friends in Need Food Shelf does indeed have a lot of friends. Many of them turned up at a formal groundbreaking for a new food shelf building...
December 23, 2015 - 8:00am
December 15, 2015
Holiday Train lights up Cottage Grove
Rainy weather gave way to a clear, warm evening Thursday, drawing a sizeable crowd to see the festive Canadian Pacific Holiday Train roll into...
December 15, 2015 - 1:45pm
December 9, 2015
Cities sign off on 2016 budgets
An investigation van and squad, inspections truck, parks vehicles and other equipment are on the shopping list for Cottage Grove next year as part of its 2016 budget. The Cottage Grove City Council unanimously approved the budget and set the city’s 2016 tax levy at $14,070,800...
December 9, 2015 - 3:00pm
November 19, 2015
Washington County coalition forms to combat sex trafficking
“All of the law enforcement agencies in Washington County are involved in this initiative. We’ve created a new, comprehensive system. Criminals...
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November 19, 2015 - 12:21pm
November 5, 2015
Pullman, Nuevas Fronteras field robotics teams as part of First Lego League
For an hour after school, Room 112 at Pullman Elementary School becomes a robotics laboratory. Teams of fourth- and fifth-graders, the Golden...
November 5, 2015 - 9:34am
November 3, 2015
St. Paul Park incumbents re-elected
St. Paul Park voters gave three of their leaders another term Tuesday. City Council members Jennifer Cheesman and Tim Jones were re-elected...
November 3, 2015 - 10:20pm