Pam Louwagie

Reporter | Regional
Phone: 612-673-7102
Pam Louwagie writes about various topics around the five-state region. A Star Tribune reporter since 2001, she has worked on the newspaper’s investigative team and covered federal courts and legal affairs. She previously worked at the New Orleans Times-Picayune and the Philadelphia Inquirer.

Recent content from Pam Louwagie

Real horrors captured on video intrigue teens

Websites for videos of real violence, such as those that became an obsession for John LaDue in Waseca, have the attention of public safety officials.

Updated: August 17, 2014, - 11:23 PM

Fighting to keep the oil boom out of North Dakota park

Superintendent Valerie Naylor is on watch to protect Theodore Roosevelt National Park. It is “a very special place,” she said.

Updated: August 17, 2014, - 12:44 PM

Glensheen mansion gets creative in quest to lure visitors

Flashlight tours and behind-the-scenes nooks and crannies are among the attractions.

Updated: August 16, 2014, - 04:28 PM

Minnesota cult fugitive spotted in Washington state

Victor Barnard, 52, accused of raping teenage girls, has reportedly been spotted in western Washington.

Updated: August 14, 2014, - 12:04 AM

Plane crash kills 3 Minnesotans on Ontario fishing trip

Three northern Minnesota outdoors lovers who were on a fishing trip in Canada died when their Cessna 182 float plane...

Updated: August 10, 2014, - 09:05 AM

Brain surgery, other operations for Burnsville hockey star badly hurt in crash

A Burnsville teenager and standout hockey player critically injured in an SUV crash Wednesday night in southern Dakota County made...

Updated: August 10, 2014, - 08:26 AM

Prosecutors to appeal judge's ruling in Waseca case

WASECA, Minn. – Prosecutors announced in court Wednesday that they will appeal the dismissal of the most serious charges against...

Updated: July 30, 2014, - 09:47 PM

Judge scales back charges against Waseca teen plotting school attack

A district judge dismissed the most serious charges against John LaDue, the Waseca teenager accused of secretly plotting a school massacre this spring, saying prosecutors hadn’t shown that the boy’s actions went beyond “mere preparation.’’

Updated: July 29, 2014, - 06:12 AM

Rochester considers panhandling ordinance

As the city of Rochester prepares to polish its downtown with sparkling new medical and public facilities, city leaders once...

Updated: July 19, 2014, - 10:06 PM

Result Per Page


Connect with twitterConnect with facebookConnect with Google+Connect with PinterestConnect with PinterestConnect with RssfeedConnect with email newsletters