Stillwater

  A new jewelry store in downtown Stillwater is trying to cater to a younger, less traditional audience. Allure by Greaton’s, which opened at the end of October at 421 Main Street, doesn’t feel like a traditional jewelry store. A far cry from the glitzy, cookie-cutter designs of major jewelers, Allure’s interior sports  a clean, [...]

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The contractor building the Minnesota approach to the planned St. Croix Crossing bridge will likely construct the bridge superstructure as well. On Nov. 1, MnDOT announced that a joint venture between Ames Construction and Lunda Construction Co. was the apparent low bidder for the superstructure contract. In addition to the St. Croix Crossing Minnesota approach [...]

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Man cited for disorderly conduct Stillwater police cited a 44-year-old St. Paul man for disorderly conduct after he caused a scene at the same location twice in one night. Officers responded to Lucky’s Gas Station when an employee said a man was stranded. He was ultimately picked up by his girlfriend and left. Another call [...]

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BY BRENT PETERSON – GUEST COLUMNIST Most cities in the country have some sort of notable building or landmark. In St. Paul there is the Capitol and the Landmark Center. In Stillwater you could point at the Lift Bridge or the Lowell Inn. It was the same when Stillwater was an early lumber center; one [...]

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Thirty-seven kids slept in boxes outside Ascension Episcopal Church Saturday, Nov. 2. No, they weren’t locked out. They chose to brave freezing weather to get a feel for what it’s like to be homeless. The 37 fifth- through 12th-graders, from Christ Episcopal as well as Ascension, were taking part in a church outreach program called [...]

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Let the planning commence. On Thursday Nov. 7 in a 4-1 decision the Stillwater City Council opted to choose The Locals group to enter contract negotiations with the city to begin planning a summer festival. “I am very excited that we were chosen and that the council chose to go with the locals and stay [...]

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