Kevin Duchschere

Reporter | Hennepin County
Phone: 612-673-4455
Kevin Duchschere covers Hennepin County government. He has worked as a reporter and editor for the Star Tribune since 1989, covering St. Paul City Hall, the Minnesota Legislature, other metro counties and numerous stadium campaigns. He was St. Paul bureau chief from 2005 to 2007, and he was a lead reporter on the Coleman-Franken race and recall in 2008 and 2009.

Recent content from Kevin Duchschere

Port Authority buys vacant St. Paul Macy's for $3 million

For sale: Giant five-story former department store in heart of downtown, brick ’60s-style exterior, close to light rail and skyways,...

Updated: January 28, 2014, - 09:29 PM

Megabus moves St. Paul stop to Union Depot

That means passengers will be able to wait inside for the bus rather than outside in the shopping center’s parking lot.

Updated: January 23, 2014, - 07:52 PM

St Paul beat: Vote on city golf courses was difficult for council

The St. Paul City Council voted 4-3 this week to turn over operations of two of its four public golf...

Updated: January 23, 2014, - 07:13 PM

Light rail linking downtowns goes green June 14

The Central Corridor light-rail line will run 11 miles from Union Depot in St. Paul to Target Field Station in downtown Minneapolis.

Updated: January 22, 2014, - 09:52 PM

Green Line light-rail service launching June 14

The 11-mile line will link downtown Minneapolis with downtown St. Paul, much of it running along University Avenue.

Updated: January 22, 2014, - 10:02 AM

St. Paul is jumping into the bike race

The long-range plan, released Tuesday, would create a downtown loop and complete the 30-mile Grand Round.

Updated: January 21, 2014, - 08:59 AM

St. Paul Winter Carnival to feature new snowslide, outdoor baseball

One of the new events for this year’s carnival — scheduled to begin Thursday night with the downtown Moon Glow pedestrian parade — will be a five-inning ballgame between local teams at Midway Stadium.

Updated: January 20, 2014, - 05:28 AM

Statewide King Day celebration planned for History Center

This year’s state-sponsored Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebration will be held Monday at the Minnesota History Center rather than at Concordia University in St. Paul, as in previous years.

Updated: January 16, 2014, - 10:50 PM

Saving Victoria Theater seen as road to Frogtown's revival

Arts groups have saved the 99-year-old Victoria Theater in hopes that its revival will be a tonic for the neighborhood, too.

Updated: January 16, 2014, - 09:33 PM

St. Paul's Crowne Plaza to become an InterContinental hotel

The move was announced Tuesday by Melanie Benjamin, the Mille Lacs Band's chief executive, in her annual State of the Band address.

Updated: January 14, 2014, - 10:56 PM

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