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College had proposed tax-exempt bonds to buy Central Midway building.
Snow emergencies and delays in clearing streets yield gripes and self-help.
More than 30 people rushed in to help residents of the Edgerton Hi-Rise.
Ryan Cos. scaled back density plan, needs city leaders to OK changes.
The suit demands that St. Paul officials respect thousands of signatures on an anti-trash plan petition and put it to a citywide vote.
Settlement sets guidelines for church's drop-in site in St. Paul neighborhood.
With new collection system under fire, St. Paul swears its chip isn't collecting data.
“Not in Our Neighborhood!,” a play about the racism faced by a black couple who tried to move to a white St. Paul neighborhood…
Criminal justice professor said he was frustrated by disagreement with mayor.
Tapping TIF reduces developers' costs and gives them more incentive to invest in an area.
Want proof that longtime volunteer Lori Koutsky is dedicated to the St. Paul Winter Carnival? She’s flying back from Palm Springs and its 75-degree temps…
First, the white St. Paul residents tried to talk William T. Francis out of moving to their neighborhood. When he refused to comply, the whites…
North End resident's corner cabinet helps feed neighbors in need.
The store that operated near the Capitol for 55 years closes Sunday.
Even before getting a new heart in June 2015, Elizabeth Sammons decided to open it to those less fortunate. The 34-year-old Lonsdale woman, who was…
Caretaker is stepping down after 50 years caring for the 250-acre lakeside cemetery.
City ordinance prohibits bars from being within 300 feet of a school.
Neighbors in St. Paul remember Michael A. "Bones" Hartzell as a man who gave much, though he had very little.
St. Paul residents stand on the cusp of amnesty for library late fees.On Wednesday, the St. Paul City Council is set to approve the library…
Dispute had focused on limiting number of guests.
The still-unfunded project called the "Spur" will come up for discussion at the City Council on Wednesday.
To longtime residents, "Bones" was Rice Street's heart and soul, its de facto caretaker for more than 40 years.
Starting at 4 p.m. Friday, the market will feature more than 35 holiday vendors selling food, drink and locally made and imported items.
Residents resisted being required to submit doctor's note, plane ticket or other evidence.
It is part of a long-term goal of housing all freshmen and sophomores on campus.
By throwing open their homes — and hearts — these Twin Cities women have learned that the best way to expand their world is by welcoming young people from around the globe into it.
Officials said they will find temporary housing for anyone who wants it.
St. Paul residents frustrated by the new system wanted a chance to vote on it in 2019.
Growing German Immersion School and its neighbors are at odds over the fate of the former St. Andrew's church.
The move is popular with neighbors, business owners and city officials.
Gidget Bailey wants to relocate from Rice Street and the North End: "It just gets worse and worse."
Jewish Community Center in St. Paul finds a new life with a $15 million remake.
Thousands of tons of debris were removed and workers built a new gabion wall alongside the sandstone cliff that abuts the street.
Neighbors say the city had promised a larger park and is wasting an opportunity.
It's the first time in St.Paul's 177-year history that residents are required to hire someone to cart away their trash. And it has sparked a popular uprising.
Advocates want a referendum on the two-week-old garbage collection service.
St. Paul drops one organized trash pickup ordinance in answer to critics' petition.
St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter joins Police Chief Todd Axtell in denying Jessica Kingston's allegations.
St. Paul's biggest redevelopment opportunity in generations comes with new housing density, too.
Sweeping vision was arrived at following community listening sessions over the past several months and a lot of work, officials say.
The carnival is slated to return to Rice Park in 2020
As a new organized trash collection system begins in St. Paul, some are still working out the details.
Ex-FBI agent will answer sheriff's harsh critique of kidnapping investigation.
The petition drive will not head off the city's new trash collection system before it begins Monday.
Ryan Cos. hosted the third public meeting about its upcoming development in St. Paul.
A task force formed to find missing 11-year-old Jacob Wetterling in 1989 wasted time chasing far-flung leads and listening to psychics rather than tracking compelling evidence close to home, Don Gudmundson said.
Stearns County sheriff said there were critical missteps in the first weeks and months of the 1989 kidnapping of Jacob Wetterling
River Valley Church, founded in 1995, makes the former music school its 10th campus worldwide.
City officials say most new trash bins have been delivered for organized collection to start on time.
Council members said more time is needed.
Summit Hill homeowners say more time is needed to study the proposal.
Golden Thyme a catalyst for Selby Avenue revival.
For the hundreds of people each year who receive free bicycles from Mr. Michael Recycles Bicycles, it feels pretty magical.
A replica of a Chinese pavilion adds a quiet vibe to shore of Lake Phalen
Vote on a proposed settlement agreement between the city and Jessica Kingston is scheduled for Wednesday.
The idea is to encourage families who have stayed away because of accumulated fines to return to the library and the worlds that it opens.
Anticipation builds with the team as it looks forward to Allianz Field and in the St. Paul neighborhood transforming as well.
The memorial garden to little Alan Geisenkoetter will be dedicated Sunday with singers, pipers and balloons.
Collection hasn't started, but some residents have already started a petition.
Historic St. Paul B&B that drew lengthy controversy hits market for $850,000.
Area increasingly known for creative enterprises is hoping St. Paul can nurture it.
It was among 10 things that Ryan Cos. said it won't do at the site, and the vow drew applause.
The bins will be required for new collection system.
Twin Cities German Immersion School officials say building the addition is the most cost-effective move for their growing school.
With Allianz Field rising, St. Paul weighs new districts zoned for clubs and bars in the area.
Officials hope ongoing events will drive negative activity from vacant block.
Public officials prefer it to bus rapid transit for busy St. Paul corridor.
Residents also hope new permit rules might make parking more simple.
In the end, the return of lung cancer she thought she'd beaten four years ago finally did what political opponents and the people she skewered on her radio show never could: Silence "Babs."
Neighbors' complaints led St. Paul to restrict church-based Listening House.
The last housing crisis left many properties vacant and in disrepair. Crime remains a major concern. But Frogtown is changing fast. As housing costs rise, residents worry they'll get priced out.
The owner of the historic mansion agreed to keep his parties and his business separate.
Now that Ryan Cos. has emerged as the developer of the former Ford plant site in St. Paul, the company with a reputation for…
The Minneapolis-based company announced Monday that it will work with the city of St Paul on a development plan. It's the latest step toward transforming the 122-acre parcel in the Highland Park neighborhood into a high-density urban village.
There were times, Linda Irgens admits, when it wasn’t easy being “the sensitive daughter” of a former Marine Corps Lt. Col. who expected his children…