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

Fans call foul over Saints’ new season ticket prices

When the St. Paul Saints open their new $63 million, publicly subsidized downtown ballpark in 2015 home-plate seats will cost $1,225 -- more than twice as much as this year.

Updated: March 02, 2014, - 09:35 PM

St. Paul to limit parking to one side of the street starting this weekend

Parking in residential areas will be restricted to the odd-numbered side of the street.

Updated: February 28, 2014, - 05:01 PM

St. Paul depot helps make case for Obama’s plans to boost jobs

Obama detailed his four-year, $302 billion proposal that calls for building, fixing or maintaining thousands of miles of roads and rail lines.

Updated: February 27, 2014, - 10:55 AM

Science Museum's Omnitheater to reopen Saturday, following leak repair

Theater was closed last week to fix roof leak above 90-foot screen.

Updated: February 26, 2014, - 09:03 PM

St. Paul teachers, district reach tentative contract deal

The St. Paul School District and the teachers’ union have reached a tentative contract agreement, Superintendent Valeria Silva said Friday morning.

Updated: February 22, 2014, - 09:21 AM

Public art: A home run for the Saints' new ballpark

The new Saints ballpark will feature one of two art designs, and the public can weigh in on the decision.

Updated: February 21, 2014, - 08:49 AM

$4.3M paid to get rid of billboard? Yes, it's true

Reporters see lots of news releases every week, with most getting only a cursory glance. But there was one I...

Updated: February 20, 2014, - 07:48 PM

In third year in St. Paul, Crashed Ice race gets a tougher track

About 115,000 are expected at three-day ice cross downhill competition, which has a new course.

Updated: February 19, 2014, - 11:02 PM

Nonprofit chosen to implement St. Paul food hub

Twin Cities Local Initiatives Support Corp., a nonprofit specializing in community development, has been chosen to implement the $1 million...

Updated: February 13, 2014, - 08:24 PM

Wanted felon charged with threatening to kill Ramsey County judge

The wanted felon was arrested after Judge George Stephenson saw him walk into his courtroom Monday.

Updated: February 11, 2014, - 09:19 PM

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