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St. Paul wants to fight racial, income disparities in youth programs by making them affordable.
The city's new Fair Housing Work Group is delving into the housing shortage, but City Council members say they're ready to act now.
The plan identifies 33 projects that will cost more than $150,000, plus staff time, to be completed between 2018 and 2025.
The event was scheduled for Saturday morning and has not been rescheduled.
Mitra Jalali Nelson is one of three who are seeking to replace Russ Stark in a special election.
Sparky the sea lion is getting new digs at St. Paul's Como Zoo, thanks to a $15 million bonding appropriation from the Minnesota Legislature.
Airbnb lauds proposal; City Council will vote April 11.
St. Paul's Thao faces three misdemeanor charges over helping a woman vote.
Many of mayor's hires are new to city government.
Less racial disparity and safer environment are envisioned.
"Time has come," panel says, to build a 5-block land bridge over I-94.
Some City Council members voiced frustration with Eureka Recycling.
Donations are still being sought to cover remaining expenses of $36,000.
With an emergency shelter set to close, the City Council is working with Ramsey County and other partners on longer-term solutions.
Study finds elevated levels of dust, lead and arsenic around St. Paul's Southport Industrial District.
The two-time Minnesota Book Award winner created a body of writing that resonated widely while maintaining a deep connection to family and place.
An attorney for Rep. John Lesch said he was acting in his capacity as a legislator when he questioned Lyndsey Olson's hiring.
Dai Thao's attorney, Joe Dixon, said there was no interpreter available at the polling place on the day Thao took the woman to vote. "We contend that his conduct was lawful," Dixon said.
Allegation came during Dai Thao's mayoral bid; hearing is on Tuesday.
Downtown Alliance to highlight vitality of city, neighborhoods, region.
Plan for closed golf course includes housing, restaurants, trails and community center.
The nonpartisan Citizens League presented the summary of hundreds of comments on the proposed citywide minimum wage increase.
St. Paul City Council set to vote Wednesday on exempting United games, other events from noise limitations.
The vote was unanimous, but public opinion was not.
A year after the city started a new recycling program with nonprofit Eureka Recycling, Eureka and the city's public works department have a new system for picking up recycling in icy alleys. It means that some alleys can go uncollected for up to three weeks.
A year into city effort to attract investment, projects worth $4 million are planned or finished.
The City Council is expected to appoint Samantha Henningson on Feb. 14.
The St. Paul City Council member said "my heart is in the right place."
A temporary replacement will be named Feb. 14, as Mitra Jalali Nelson announces her candidacy.
Lawyer for council member said his actions to help voter were "perfectly legal."
Amy Ireland is the first to jump in after Russ Stark joined mayor's office.
St. Paul leaders, businesses say minimum wage battle won't be a repeat of Minneapolis.
A vacant pawnshop. A closed restaurant. A shuttered brewery.St. Paul's East Side is littered with empty spaces, from the former Strip Club Meat and Fish…
"It's actually been remarkable, the drop-off in calls and e-mails we've been receiving," Council Member Rebecca Noecker said.
As chief resilience officer, Stark will head up the city's response to a changing climate.
St. Paul's plan to transfer area's only firetruck draws pushback, claims of bias.
Though the big game is in Minneapolis, capital city hopes crowds cross river.
Land bridge would reunite the community split 50 years ago, creating space for housing, businesses and parkland.
The Northern Star Council is moving its offices to Fort Snelling.
Some are diseased or infested, others are not a part of the new design.
Crosby Farm, Cherokee and Pig's Eye regional parks are slated for work in 2018.
Following model of other cities, St. Paul would seek $50 for all kids for college.
Previously a City Council member representing St. Paul's First Ward, Melvin Carter, 38, becomes the first person of color to hold the job.
Carter will become the city's first new mayor in 12 years at a swearing-in ceremony Tuesday at Central High School, his alma mater and a site that highlights his community connections.
The climb toward a $15 minimum wage in Minneapolis begins Jan. 1, when workers at the city’s largest employers will start earning no less than…
It came in a last-minute resolution that passed without discussion at the final council meeting of the year.
Spencer Cronk is the finalist for the city manager role there.
Brandi Campbell started working in strip clubs as a college student. Nine years later, she started filing lawsuits claiming she’d been cheated out of tips,…
A transit strike would have created a major disruption for the thousands of people expected to crowd into downtown Minneapolis in late January and early February for Super Bowl LII.
Jan Hoppe never did just one thing. She was a kindergarten teacher and an airplane pilot, a musician and a writer. She raised a son…
The $15 an hour minimum wage will start being phased in on Jan. 1, with large employers required to start paying employees $10 an hour.
Ordinance would ease path for crime victims who cooperate with police.
Before it's official, the full County Board must vote — and then it must get approval from state and federal agencies.
As restaurants boom and regulations grow, Health Department struggles to keep up.
Nicollet Mall reopened at noon Thursday, marking the end of a construction headache that's cost millions of dollars and closed the downtown Minneapolis corridor for more than two years.
The Minnesota Chamber of Commerce is taking the city of Minneapolis to court over the $15 minimum wage, saying the ordinance conflicts with state law.
Candidates said ranked-choice voting encouraged voter participation.
On the North Side, Phillipe Cunningham unseated Council President Barb Johnson.
Andrea Jenkins' victory was a national first for a transgender woman of color.
Minneapolis and St. Paul mayoral hopefuls scramble for votes ahead of Tuesday's election.
First Ward candidate John Hayden alleges Minneapolis is violating the city charter by operating the Commons.
There is no clear frontrunner in the hotly contested race, which has been unpredictable because of ranked-choice voting and little polling.
Early balloting already started as cities choose mayors, other leaders
The $31.6 million project replaced an original bridge built in 1925.
Erica Mauter and Jeremy Schroeder are running against Council Member John Quincy.
The downtown thoroughfare has been closed since 2015.
The transition would cost millions but could save on fuel and maintenance.
Growing network in Minneapolis and St. Paul frustrates critics; supporters say cars can't always be king.
The city will begin accepting license applications Dec. 1.
The West Broadway Public Market would include gathering space, shops and a restaurant.
Hoch's platform is built on love for his hometown and the issues that keep it ticking.
Mpls. City Council committee approves regulations for Airbnb and other hosts.
Dehn's focus on racial equity, criminal justice is fueled by his own experiences.
Some who answered "yes" on survey cite confusion.
Mayoral hopefuls disagree on how to fix shortage.
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