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

Boyfriend of Mandy Matula bought gun last week

Police confirmed that David Roe bought a gun and left a goodbye video as Mandy Matula’s family, friends and strangers kept searching for her.

Updated: May 06, 2013, - 08:46 PM

Hennepin County touts recycling increase of 1 percent

Curbside recycling increased, reversing a downward trend in that category.

Updated: April 29, 2013, - 09:45 PM

Former rule-breaker now chief enforcer of Hennepin County juvenile corrections

Fred Bryan oversees juvenile offenders – and referees NFL games.

Updated: April 27, 2013, - 09:08 AM

Indian-run school among proposals for Fort Snelling Upper Post

This week, the state Department of Natural Resources (DNR) released the names of five organizations that submitted proposals for all...

Updated: April 13, 2013, - 02:34 PM

Hennepin County beat: Best show in town is outside Hennepin County courtrooms

The fashion at the Hennepin County Government Center makes for great diversion: faux fur red boots, a middle-age woman in...

Updated: April 09, 2013, - 11:24 PM

Hennepin County Medical Center pulls plug on suburban surgical clinic

Tension of missions plays part in dropping Minnetonka clinic.

Updated: April 06, 2013, - 10:42 PM

Hennepin County beat: Dutcher, Hatch, Kelley, Pawlenty: U law school boasts big-name lineup

As he looked out over the skyway one recent day, Twin Cities power lawyer Doug Kelley said, “There’s my law-school...

Updated: March 26, 2013, - 06:51 AM

Hennepin County: Standoff over trash burner's capacity is rubbish

The county board says that running the trash burner at capacity would keep more garbage out of landfills. But Minneapolis is balking over pollution concerns.

Updated: March 15, 2013, - 11:36 AM

Coon Rapids man faces felony charge for allegedly recording boys at Mariucci

The charge grew out of the Anoka County investigation of Robert D. Minor, 53, charged for allegedly recording more than two dozen young boys in various stages of undress in locker rooms at area YMCAs.

Updated: March 08, 2013, - 11:31 PM

Charges: Woodbury man suspected in attacks on escorts killed St. Paul teen

A Woodbury man was charged Friday with second-degree murder for allegedly choking 18-year-old Brittany Clardy and then killing her with a blow to the head. He's already has been charged in connection with three sexual assaults of women in Georgia last year.

Updated: March 08, 2013, - 09:38 PM

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