Kevin Giles

Reporter | East Metro
Phone: 651-925-5037
Suburban reporter Kevin Giles covers Washington County government and news throughout northern Washington County, such as public policy, transportation, prosecution and courts, prisons and the St. Croix River watershed.

Recent content from Kevin Giles

Attorneys attacking truancy in Washington County

Wayward students and their parents are told that skipping school is illegal and brings serious lifetime consequences.

Updated: May 11, 2013, - 05:51 PM

St. Croix bridge construction starts with a roar

Clear-cutting of an abandoned neighborhood and the restoration of a scenic outlook now are in full swing as preparation for...

Updated: May 11, 2013, - 12:40 PM

Zebra mussels found on barges, but St. Croix bridge work continues

Work will continue on the massive St. Croix River project.

Updated: May 04, 2013, - 03:47 PM

Washington County volunteers recognized

3 people, group receive awards in Community Thread ceremony.

Updated: May 03, 2013, - 10:45 PM

Reduced charges in Stillwater bar fight death

Murder charges would be hard to prove after hospital fall, prosecutor says.

Updated: April 30, 2013, - 12:07 PM

Dream of flying lands Curt Brown in U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame

Astronaut Curt Brown, a commercial pilot now living in Hudson, said a shuttle mission with John Glenn was a highlight of a career that landed him in the U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame.

Updated: April 29, 2013, - 08:04 AM

Housing values rebound in Washington County MN

Western cities and those closest to the heart of metro area show strong increases.

Updated: April 27, 2013, - 02:24 PM

Pine County sanctuary damaged in storm but no animals escaped

Enclosures collapse at the Wildcat Sanctuary in Pine County but no big cats escape.

Updated: April 22, 2013, - 07:31 PM

Leaking septic systems worry Washington County

Problems emerge as the economy improves and properties go on the market.

Updated: April 19, 2013, - 10:40 PM

Washington County beat: Lake Elmo wrestles with boat noise near Catholic retreat

Mornings at Lake Demontreville, dozens of men at Jesuit Retreat House filter into the trees near the lake to contemplate...

Updated: April 18, 2013, - 07:36 PM

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