Voters approve, extend tax increases in several Minnesota cities

Despite concerns about inflation and a 2024 presidential election ahead, voters throughout Minnesota approved several ballot questions aimed at maintenance of city utilities, as well as, projects for future use of its residents that either raised or extended taxes.

St. Paul, Golden Valley taxes vote take shape

As poll results begin to roll in following Tuesday’s election, voter’s choices in cities such as St. Paul and Golden Valley will decide on new tax increases. FOX 9's Babs Santos has the latest Tuesday night.

Golden Valley sales tax on ballot

Although not casting ballots for president or governor this year, several races throughout the Twin Cities will have big impacts on communities. In Golden Valley, voters will decide on a sales tax increase that could raise $105 million for future projects.

Golden Valley: Sales tax increase on ballot

The City of Golden Valley is asking voters to approve a 1.25% sales tax increase to fund $105 million in infrastructure upgrades for police, fire and public works. Golden Valley wants to build and enhance several city facilities that administrators believe are outdated and no longer support modern needs. To do so, the city is asking for a 1.25% sales tax increase to finance the building projects over a 30-year period.

Puppies stolen from Golden Valley home

Authorities in Golden Valley are investigating after a reported home invasion in which the armed suspects in ski masks bound the victims and then stole $100,000 worth of valuables, including eight puppies.

Maserati, other vehicles stolen from garage

Most car thefts happen in an instant, but a group of criminals in Golden Valley took their time busting through a garage door and stealing vehicles valued at more than a half million dollars early Tuesday morning.