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

Plans for State Farm campus shift to fast track

Woodbury has waited for eight years to see a rebirth at the abandoned site at a busy intersection. With City...

Updated: July 26, 2014, - 02:00 PM

Route set for Gateway Corridor transit line

The bus rapid-transit line would start at Woodbury’s eastern edge and run west along Interstate 94 and end at St. Paul’s Union Depot.

Updated: July 25, 2014, - 10:49 PM

Mayfly's adult life is fleeting but very eventful

On the five-point Johnson Scale, Sunday night’s spectacularly freakish mayfly emergence and hatch along much of the Upper Mississippi was a doozy, rating a 4.5.

Updated: July 24, 2014, - 05:52 PM

$600 million solutions on table for thirsty White Bear Lake

Two of three solutions proposed for dwindling lake top $600 million and would shift how many cities get their water.

Updated: July 24, 2014, - 05:48 AM

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, - 01:29 PM

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

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