A renters’ rights workshop is coming to West St. Paul to empower renters: “Too many renters feel threatened and afraid of losing their home if they speak out,” said organizer James Johnson Jr.
Temporary West St. Paul YMCA Closing
The YMCA is closing their temporary West St. Paul location and having an evolving conversation about a permanent facility.
Doug Fromm: Long-Time Election Judge Making Democracy Work
In the face of increased election scrutiny, we talk to election judge Doug Fromm about democracy in action.
All Are Welcome: ISD 197 Implements Anti-Bias Curriculum
In a national context of schools removing books and teachers being restricted—especially on topics of race and LGBTQ+ issues—ISD 197 will begin using a supplemental anti-bias curriculum to help kids from a range of identities feel welcomed and included.
Steve Sack: Pulitzer Prize-Winning Cartoonist From West St. Paul
Pulitzer Prize-winning cartoonist Steve Sack reflects on growing up in West St. Paul, finding inspiration at the library, his shrinking profession, and the rotten state of politics.
Dueling Complaints and Evictions Mount at West St. Paul Apartment Complex
Eviction notices have gone out at a West St. Paul apartment complex in the midst of complaints about property maintenance and safety. Residents reported broken elevators and going without heat all winter, claims management denied.