Heritage Preservation Commission

  • Blogs

    June 5, 2014

    David Witt's cool Stillwater PBR mural painted over just before completion [PHOTOS]

    On May 29, David Witt was riding high. After two weeks of work, the full-time illustrator was just about to wrap up the sponsored Pabst Blue Ribbon mural he was painting on the railcar outside The Freight House bar and restaurant in Stillwater. Witt took to Twitter that afternoon and updated his pro ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 27, 2009

    SEC: Van Dusen Mansion hosted massive Ponzi scheme

    Court documents suggest a Minneapolis landmark was bought with ill-gotten gains.

  • News

    September 26, 2007

    Par's Parting Shot

    The ousted publisher goes out like a trust-fund punk

  • Blogs

    June 11, 2007

    No so Minn-esota nice

    When he was a Minneapolis City Council member, Steve Minn was never afraid to take on the bureaucracy of the city or the perceived hypocrisy of his own colleagues. In the years since, as Minn has become a prominent developer around town, he's still fighting City Hall.

  • Books

    March 31, 1999

    The Empty Nest

    With affordable apartments a rare find these days, why is a low-cost, city-owned building in downtown St. Paul 37 percent vacant?

  • Books

    March 3, 1999

    Turn Your Public Sector Know-How Into Big Bucks!

    Stuck in a dead-end government job? Revolving Door Career Counseling Services® can help you cash in!

  • Books

    February 10, 1999

    Cinema Inferno

    "Economic realities" threaten the Suburban World's sheltering sky

  • News

    January 7, 1998

    Sold Down The River

    Minneapolis's brave new riverfront will have parks, museums, and upscale condos. Who said subsidized housing was just for the poor?

  • News

    December 17, 1997

    Of Time and the River

    Known as "Eden Prairie on the River," a housing project called The Landings may soon be joined by another suburban-style development.