Rochelle Olson

Reporter | Hennepin County Courts and Legal Affairs
Phone: 612-673-1747
Rochelle Olson covers St. Paul City Hall and Ramsey County government.

Recent content from Rochelle Olson

Federal judge overturns Adrian Peterson's suspension

Judge David Doty determined that the NFL arbitrator exceeded his authority in suspending the Vikings running back. The league will appeal.

Updated: February 26, 2015, - 11:10 PM

St. Paul man acquitted in '99 grocery store killing

A 33-year-old St. Paul man won acquittal on a first-degree murder charge in the 1999 killing of a man in...

Updated: February 25, 2015, - 09:09 PM

Floodgates open for first Section 8 applications since 2007

More than 13,000 apply to the Met Council to have future shot at the rental assistance program.

Updated: February 24, 2015, - 11:53 PM

Mpls. panel rebuffs latest bird safety effort for park near Vikings stadium

The latest effort to protect migratory birds near the new Minnesota Vikings stadium hit a dead end at the Minneapolis City Council on Thursday.

Updated: February 19, 2015, - 10:40 PM

Minnesota Super Bowl CEO dazzled by this year's game

Phoenix effort helps local group plan size, scope for 2018 game, said Maureen Bausch.

Updated: February 18, 2015, - 10:02 PM

Faribault welcomes its winners amid dance team controversy

The school held a pep rally to honor a team engulfed in controversy and school officials were celebrating the dance team’s victory during a high school basketball game later in the evening.

Updated: February 18, 2015, - 10:38 AM

Vikings stadium won't get special bird-safe glass, authority says

The new Vikings stadium won’t get the special glass that migratory bird advocates are seeking because there would be a major cost involved in delaying the project.

Updated: January 17, 2015, - 01:48 AM

Vikings seek to commission local artists for works at new stadium

The Minnesota Vikings raised the culture quotient at their new stadium with a request Thursday for hometown artists to apply...

Updated: January 15, 2015, - 02:46 PM

Hennepin County's dated Southdale Library may be in for a new chapter

County leaders are weighing whether to raze the 42-year-old building, which also houses a service center and courtrooms.

Updated: January 12, 2015, - 08:05 PM

Denny Hecker appears headed for divorce No. 5 from prison

This past fall, Christi Rowan-Hecker sought a restraining order against Hecker, saying he threatened to have her followed.

Updated: January 10, 2015, - 07:07 AM

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