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

Products made for die-hard Twins fans -- to the end

A cremation urn and casket with the team’s logo might be a clutch hit, helping lighten the mood at a time when it’s needed most.

Updated: April 18, 2014, - 11:31 PM

Barges now moving on Upper Mississippi; latest date in 40 years

The first towboat to arrive in St. Paul, another harbinger of spring, arrived on one of the latest dates in...

Updated: April 18, 2014, - 08:44 PM

East metro beat: Patience hard after big raid on Stillwater mayor's business office

Sunday marks one month since agents with the FBI, the Internal Revenue Service and the inspector general’s office of the...

Updated: April 18, 2014, - 02:37 PM

St. Paul’s Hill library named ‘greatest historical treasure’

The library, nearly a century old, is the legacy of railroad magnate James J. Hill.

Updated: April 14, 2014, - 07:29 PM

St. Paul radio station another signal of East Side change

The low-powered FM channel is among the first to be licensed in Minnesota, and it aims to be a vehicle for community unity.

Updated: April 12, 2014, - 09:52 PM

'Red flag' fire alert issued for southwest Minnesota

Dry conditions with high winds pose a wildfire hazard, according to the National Weather Service.

Updated: April 10, 2014, - 09:27 PM

Ramsey County to start controlled burns at parks

Fires will soon be flaring up at Ramsey County parks and open spaces, but it’s all part of the plan.The...

Updated: April 08, 2014, - 08:20 PM

Woodbury filmmaker to screen movie in hometown

An aspiring Woodbury filmmaker will be premiering his first full-length feature production in a limited screening in his hometown on...

Updated: April 08, 2014, - 11:51 AM

Vadnais Sports Center investors urge court to stop sale

Some bondholders of the Vadnais Sports Center ask court to stop the pending transfer of the facility to Ramsey County.

Updated: April 07, 2014, - 08:33 PM

Wal-Mart's Roseville store opening

For the second time in four weeks, a Wal-Mart Supercenter is opening in the Twin Cities, this one in Roseville...

Updated: April 07, 2014, - 07:49 PM

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