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

'Granny flats:' A housing fix, or step toward urban blight?

St. Paul neighborhood broaches subject of smaller units on lots with single-family homes.

Updated: April 19, 2014, - 11:40 PM

St. Paul man's lawsuit alleging excessive force to be settled for $45,000

A St. Paul man will receive $45,000 from the city to settle a lawsuit claiming that police officers responding to...

Updated: April 18, 2014, - 10:05 PM

MPR studios feel the bad vibes from light-rail tracks

Vibrations from traffic crossing light-rail tracks are disrupting recording operations in several of Minnesota Public Radio and American Public Media’s state-of-the-art studios.

Updated: April 18, 2014, - 11:25 AM

St. Paul mayor says hello and goodbye to top employees

Habitat for Humanity executive Kristin Beckmann will become the new deputy mayor; the economic development director is leaving.

Updated: April 17, 2014, - 09:33 PM

St. Paul’s storied Lexington Restaurant sold again

A Thursday news conference is planned by the buyers, who are connected with popular Minneapolis restaurants.

Updated: April 14, 2014, - 08:54 PM

Ramsey County beat: Parks boss Oyanagi is coming home

Ask Jon Oyanagi why he wanted to be Ramsey County’s new parks and recreation director, and he’ll say: “Number one...

Updated: April 03, 2014, - 10:18 PM

Amtrak to begin operating out of Union Depot starting May 7

Twin Cities Amtrak service will move from the Midway station to downtown St. Paul starting May 7.

Updated: April 02, 2014, - 09:44 PM

Knight Foundation to hold $1.5M arts contest for St. Paul

The Knight Foundation on Wednesday announced a $1.5 million competition for arts and culture projects to benefit St. Paul, part...

Updated: April 02, 2014, - 08:33 PM

Coleman discusses youth programs, potholes in State of the City speech

The mayor delivered his ninth annual address at the new Arlington Hills Community Center, part of his attempts to help...

Updated: March 31, 2014, - 08:08 PM

St. Paul task force lays out vision for downtown revitalization

Hoping to capitalize on recent projects in downtown St. Paul and generate new private investment there, city and business leaders on Friday unveiled a conceptual plan to help developers see the potential for four vacant downtown sites.

Updated: March 29, 2014, - 07:53 AM

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