Pat Doyle

Reporter | State Capitol
Phone: 651-222-1210
Pat Doyle covers state government and politics from the Star Tribune's state capitol bureau in St. Paul, focusing on statewide and congressional elections, campaign finance, and business and economic issues.

Recent content from Pat Doyle

July 11: Trade-offs marked rail deal

Minneapolis ran out of time, negotiating options.

Updated: July 11, 2014, - 10:13 PM

July 9: Met Council approves LRT plan

But some suburban officials question the $30 million set aside by Met Council for Minneapolis improvements.

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

July 9: In Mpls., LRT deal gets a cool reception

City would get $30 million of improvements and new station in Met Council deal on Southwest Corridor.

Updated: July 09, 2014, - 10:24 AM

Minneapolis strikes deal with Met Council on Southwest LRT

The tentative deal eliminates one of two tunnels in the Kenilworth corridor and adds a train station at 21st St.

Updated: July 08, 2014, - 10:49 AM

Minneapolis working on Southwest LRT compromise

City, transit officials said to discuss deal to drop portion of tunnel in Kenilworth corridor.

Updated: July 04, 2014, - 06:50 AM

June 25: Condo group seeks Minneapolis' help

Homeowners seek guarantees planned Southwest tunnel won’t harm their buildings.

Updated: June 25, 2014, - 09:01 PM

Mpls. lake residents press for Southwest Corridor LRT delay

They want more study of the Southwest line’s impact on Lake of the Isles and Cedar Lake.

Updated: June 24, 2014, - 11:47 PM

Chip Wadena, longtime head of White Earth band, dies at 75

Wadena ran the White Earth reservation for two decades and was head of the larger Minnesota Chippewa Tribe. But he fell from power after his 1996 conviction for casino construction bid rigging.

Updated: June 24, 2014, - 10:04 PM

White Earth Reservation's powerful former leader Chip Wadena dead at 75

At the height of his power, he drove a red pickup sporting the decal “Super Chief,” doled out government jobs...

Updated: June 24, 2014, - 10:03 PM

Minnetonka approves Southwest light rail plan

Minnetonka joined Hopkins in approving the Southwest line, but included a wish list of items.

Updated: June 23, 2014, - 11:31 PM

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