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

In Hudson, up, up and away!

One of the biggest winter events along the St. Croix River will paint the skies with color.The Hot Air Affair,...

Updated: January 16, 2015, - 11:30 PM

State mandates weigh heavily in Washington County

Property tax levies pay more and more of the annual budget as the state shifts costs to local governments.

Updated: January 16, 2015, - 11:29 PM

Landfall man goes to prison for kidnapping New York girl

Michael Goerlich had intended a sexual relationship with the 14 year old. A jury convicted him in December.

Updated: January 16, 2015, - 05:04 PM

Former Stillwater mayor pleads guilty in fraud scheme

Ken Harycki admitted that he helped a home health care company hide money to avoid paying taxes.

Updated: January 15, 2015, - 08:06 PM

New commissioner joins Washington County Board

Karla Bigham, representing south Washington County, will target Red Rock transit ridership.

Updated: January 10, 2015, - 03:37 PM

January ice cream social planned in Stillwater — outdoors

In 1953, a woman was photographed eating ice cream in Stillwater — in winter. She remains unidentified, but her cheery...

Updated: January 09, 2015, - 07:06 PM

Briefs: Marine on St. Croix library receives $6,000 for materials and services

The city of Marine on St. Croix will receive $6,000 from the Jordan bequest to be used for materials and...

Updated: January 09, 2015, - 07:03 PM

State fire association treasurer charged with stealing $188K for personal use

Anthony Bronk had been a Hugo City Council member. Total losses alleged at $188,000.

Updated: January 05, 2015, - 09:35 PM

In Washington County, a dogfight over government watchdog

Facebook page rankles Washington County officials, who say it’s often inaccurate.

Updated: January 03, 2015, - 02:00 PM

Briefs: 17 and older? Write book reviews in Washington County

Washington County Library invites adults to participate in Winter Jackets, a free winter reading program, Jan. 1 through Feb. 28.The...

Updated: January 02, 2015, - 11:41 PM

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