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

Forgettable text had a calamitous result

Chelsea Smith took a life and changed her own forever when she elected to check a text message while driving.

Updated: May 12, 2012, - 09:51 PM

State's immigration tide shifts back to Mexico

Those leaving cite immigration crackdown, economic slowdown.

Updated: April 30, 2012, - 05:49 AM

U.S. scraps rules to limit farm jobs done by kids

The Department of Labor had proposed barring young hired workers from some hazardous tasks.

Updated: April 27, 2012, - 09:19 PM

Some drivers find that cash can make the ticket go away

In some Minnesota cities, often for a fee, prosecutors let lead-footed motorists keep their records clean.

Updated: April 16, 2012, - 11:57 AM

Redrawn ATV routes OK'd for Superior National Forest

Judge rejected challenge to plan for Superior National Forest that officials say cuts vehicle access.

Updated: April 15, 2012, - 09:56 PM

Obama weighs in against Minnesota's marriage ballot

One Republican called the statement "unfortunate."

Updated: April 09, 2012, - 07:53 PM

Farmers say new safety proposals for kids go too far

Federal limits on young hired hands are unclear, too restrictive, ag leaders say.

Updated: April 07, 2012, - 11:26 PM

Shamed into silence

Editor's note: This story contains graphic descriptions that may not be suitable for children and might be disturbing for some...

Updated: March 23, 2012, - 05:05 PM

Documenting a hidden crisis, case by case

On any given day, the shy girls come one by one into Laurel Edinburgh's St. Paul medical office, some crying,...

Updated: March 23, 2012, - 04:43 PM

Plane slams into field near Glencoe, killing 3

Pilot, his wife and his mother, along with three pets, died in a fiery wreck near Glencoe.

Updated: March 21, 2012, - 11:14 PM

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