St. Louis County Board approves disaster declaration after Oct. 27 storm

The County Board today gave unanimous approval to declare a State of Local Disaster in St. Louis County. The declaration follows the major snow and windstorm on October 27 that…

Assistant St. Louis County attorney honored by PAVSA

Assistant St. Louis County Attorney Nate Stumme was honored Friday for his dedicated work on behalf of survivors of sexual assault in the Northland. The Program for Aid to Victims…

New Highway 5 bridge to open west of Linden Grove Township

Construction is wrapping up and the new bridge on County State Aid Highway 5 over the Bear River is expected to open by later today. The road has been closed…

Signs unveiled for Representative Joe Begich Highway

After months of construction to resurface County State Aid Highway 101, the work is done and signs are now in place announcing the road’s new honorary name: Representative Joe Begich…

Youth in Action students plan night sleeping in boxes to raise awareness of homelessness

Homelessness, even on cold winter nights, is the stark reality for too many people in St. Louis County. In fact, the Point in Time Homeless Count conducted last January showed…

Renovations to former ‘Poor Farm’ barn create new storage space

Renovations are underway on the Cook Home Barn, a former cow barn built in 1926 when St. Louis County operated a “poor farm.” The 8,500 square foot building is the…

New map options available for ATV riders in St. Louis County

St. Louis County has new map options available to make it easier for ATV operators to know where they can legally drive on roads and trails. The County Land Explorer…

Koreans visit to learn about combating violence against women

St. Louis County Attorney Mark Rubin today hosted a group of women from South Korea who wanted to learn more about how to combat gender-based violence against women while promoting…

New Chisholm roundabout opens Wednesday

The roundabout at the intersection of Highway 73 and Highway 5 in Chisholm is set to open Wednesday afternoon. The opening of the roundabout marks the completion of a multi-year…

Tax-forfeited land auction results: 30 properties sold for $745,650

St. Louis County held its third auction of the year in an effort to return tax forfeited properties back to the property tax base, and the results are the best…

St. Louis County seeks proposals for Aquatic Invasive Species prevention

St. Louis County is looking for ideas on how to prevent the introduction or limit the spread of Aquatic Invasive Species in lakes, rivers and other bodies of water. The…