West St Paul

Mon
20
Apr

South-West Review Area Readers Choice Nomination ballot

Submit your nominations using our online form or download, print and mail your nominations.  Deadline for the South-West Readers Choice is May 22.

 

 

 

 

Mon
27
Apr

Metzen gathers support for Robert Street construction

Senator James Metzen testified in front of the Senate Transportation Finance Division last week in support of increased state participation in the Robert Street construction project.

Sun
19
Apr

Breaking ground in West St. Paul

From left, West St. Paul City Council members Dick Vitelli, John Bellows, Dave Napier, County Commissioner Kathleen Gaylord, West St.

Sun
19
Apr

A memorial moved to memory

Though the 13 “Bicentennial Trees” are gone, a few old trees neighbor the dome of the West St. Paul Regional Athletics Center, and more have been planted along its sides. (Jesse Poole/Review)
Though the 13 “Bicentennial Trees” are gone, a few old trees neighbor the dome of the West St. Paul Regional Athletics Center, and more have been planted along its sides. (Jesse Poole/Review)

West St. Paul ‘Bicentennial Trees’ cut, possibly re-grown

Linden and ash trees are known for sturdy trunks that stand like pillars and branches that divide and then subdivide.

Sun
12
Apr

Alcohol compliance checks a shifting picture

This chart, provided by West St. Paul police, helps them, the civil service commission and the City Council to decide on penalties for businesses that fail compliance checks and violate liquor codes. (submitted graphic)
This chart, provided by West St. Paul police, helps them, the civil service commission and the City Council to decide on penalties for businesses that fail compliance checks and violate liquor codes. (submitted graphic)

It’s no secret that the city of West St. Paul has an officer and underage buyer out checking sellers’ and servers’ compliance with state law that no one under 21 should drink alcohol.

Mon
06
Apr

Hoppy Spring!

Families gather together for some Easter fun, waiting for the egg hunt to begin March 28 at the activity center.
Families gather together for some Easter fun, waiting for the egg hunt to begin March 28 at the activity center.

Families gathered at the Thompson Park Activity Center in West St. Paul for an egg hunt event March 28. (Linda E. Andersen photos/Review)

Mon
06
Apr

Ice and snow in the rearview mirror, orange construction cones lie ahead

A portion of Highway 13, from Second Street to Lexington Avenue, will be closed for resurfacing and drainage system updates from June through August. (submitted graphic)
A portion of Highway 13, from Second Street to Lexington Avenue, will be closed for resurfacing and drainage system updates from June through August. (submitted graphic)

With the sound of chirping birds and extended daylight hours comes another telltale sign of spring: orange cones marking off road construction sites.

Mon
06
Apr

Some massage parlors host underground ‘traffic’

At the end of March, a woman was denied a massage license in West St. Paul.

The application was stamped accordingly, and the woman, who is unnamed, disappeared, police suspect.

Mon
16
Mar

Thompson Park will have prescribed burn this spring

Dakota County Parks, in cooperation with Prairie Restorations and the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, will conduct prescribed burns throughout its parks between the end of March and May 31, as conditions allow.

Tue
03
Mar

WSP posts commission openings

The city of West St. Paul is accepting applications to several commissions and committees of its own, as well as groups that represent the city regionally.

Openings are in the following groups:

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