Jim Anderson

Staff Writer | East Metro
Phone: 612-673-7199
Jim is from Sunrise, Minn., but has lived most of his life in St. Paul. He’s been a reporter, columnist and copy editor at several dailies, including the St. Paul Dispatch and Pioneer Press, Red Wing Republican Eagle, Mankato Free Press, Eau Claire (Wis.) Leader-Telegram and the St. Petersburg Times. He worked two years as a reporter in the Star Tribune’s East Metro Bureau.

Recent content from Jim Anderson

Massive Mayfly swarm blamed in 3-car accident near Red Wing

The phenomenon could be detected on radar across the Mississippi River Valley Sunday night. The onslaught left behind a huge, slimy mess and got the blame for a three-vehicle accident on the Hwy. 63 bridge linking Red Wing and Hager City, Wis., that left one person hospitalized.

Updated: July 22, 2014, - 05:42 AM

New era is teeing off at Maplewood's Keller Golf Course

After 2 years of improvements, the historic Maplewood course will officially reopen Saturday.

Updated: July 18, 2014, - 08:39 PM

St. Paul mounds find their ground on National Register of Historic Places

The ancients who began building them at least 2,000 years ago knew the spot at the crest of Dayton’s Bluff...

Updated: July 14, 2014, - 04:32 AM

Denmark Township school placed on historic register

The listing means the work of fundraising and restoration will be made a little easier for members of the local...

Updated: July 12, 2014, - 08:59 PM

DNR land-use rules draw concerns along the Mississippi riverfront

Cities, developers, environmentalists at odds over land use in metro area.

Updated: July 03, 2014, - 11:49 PM

Convicted murderer sentenced in rampage at Stillwater prison

Convicted murderer gets eight years on top of the life term he is serving.

Updated: July 02, 2014, - 09:20 PM

Cottage Grove's historic 1840s limestone kiln collapses after flooding

The 1840s landmark came tumbling down along a channel of the Mississippi.

Updated: July 01, 2014, - 11:50 PM

In Washington County, all eyes are on the rivers

The swollen Mississippi and Lower St. Croix rivers continue to rise. County is stockpiling sandbags.

Updated: June 27, 2014, - 09:45 PM

Woodbury, restaurateur sue each other over sports center plans

The city of Woodbury and a Stillwater restaurateur, who agreed to work together to build a full-service restaurant in the...

Updated: June 27, 2014, - 09:44 PM

St. Croix State Park: Recovering 3 years after devastating windstorm

On the third anniversary of a massive blowdown that affected 13,000 acres of St. Croix State Park, signs of recovery...

Updated: June 27, 2014, - 11:46 AM

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