Decisions begin flowing in Kinnickinnic River dam debate

Decisions begin flowing in Kinnickinnic River dam debate

River Falls City Council will vote in February for one of three options.

18-year-old man dies in shooting in Stillwater

January 20
Police have detained one man as a person of interest.

2 Minneapolis men die in crash in western Wisconsin

January 20
A third man was seriously injured in the rollover in Baldwin Township around 5 a.m.
East Metro
January 21

Teen jailed, accused of killing 19-year-old in Stillwater; gun recovered

An 18-year-old has been arrested in the shooting death of a 19-year-old man in Stillwater, authorities said Sunday.
East Metro
January 19

Ramsey County jail will no longer house immigration detainees

Holding immigration detainees became too costly and burdensome.
East Metro
January 19

North/East metro police blotter, Jan. 21

BLAINE DEC. 29 Drugs. A 20-year-old man was arrested for possession of methamphetamine following a traffic stop for an equipment violation in the 3400 block…
East Metro
January 19
A presentationTuesday to the Washington County Board on the proposed...

Gold Line bus rapid transit wins critical federal approval

Dedicated busway along I-94 to Woodbury would be a first in Minnesota.
East Metro
January 19

Aggressive search launched for Lake Elmo woman missing for 30 years

19-year-old disappeared 30 years ago today, riding in a car with an unidentified man.
East Metro
January 17

Fat tire bike race

The Fat tire bike race happens every Wednesday until the end of February. Races start at 7 p.m. with a 30-minute 'short and fat' and 60-minute 'open fat' races on a looped course.
East Metro
January 17

Family adds to allegations against Roseville nursing home where woman suffocated

The woman became trapped between her mattress and a grab bar. Home operators are appealing the finding.
East Metro
January 17
Sophia Vuelo posed for pictures with mother-in-law Li Lo, left, and re...

Minnesota swears in first Hmong-American judge

Sophia Vuelo will serve on the Ramsey County District Court bench.
East Metro
January 17

Home improvement liquidator opens Woodbury, Coon Rapids outlets

Home improvement liquidator opens Woodbury, Coon Rapids outlets
East Metro
January 16

Investigator finds no bullying by Stillwater school board members

Investigation followed complaint by Stillwater schools employee.
West Metro
January 15
Sounds of Blackness provided the musical inspiration for the annual breakfast, this year at the refurbished Armory in downtown Minneapolis.

'So much left undone': MLK Day events look to King's legacy to build future dreams

Speakers in Minneapolis, and later in the morning at a celebration of King's birthday organized by Gov. Mark Dayton's office in St. Paul, echoed his message of honesty, unity and hope for racial progress and equality.
East Metro
January 12

North/East metro police blotter, Jan. 14

ANDOVER DEC. 23 Theft. Guns were stolen from an unlocked vehicle in the 2000 block of 149th Avenue NW. BLAINE DEC. 18 Theft. A 33-year-old…
East Metro
January 12

North/East Metro news briefs: Karla Bigham is named Washington County Board chairwoman

The Washington County Board’s gavel has gone to Commissioner Karla Bigham, but whether she wields it for long depends on the outcome of her February…
East Metro
January 11

Investigated Minnesota priest returned to limited ministry

The Rev. Jonathan Shelley was removed from active ministry in 2012 after sexually explicit images were found on a discarded computer.
West Metro
January 11

Met Council grants awarded to cleanup pollution, boost innovative developments

More than $10 million was awarded on Wednesday for development projects.
Eat & Drink
January 11

Smalley's Caribbean Barbeque closing after almost a decade in Stillwater

The Tim McKee-owned restaurant was also known as a pirate bar.
East Metro
January 11

Stillwater Ice Castle

Patrons visited the ice castle Wednesday in Stillwater. The castle was constructed by Ice Castles LLC, a entertainment company based in Utah that specializes in events made from ice.
South Metro
January 10

'Money mule' charged with scamming 3 Minnesotans out of $360,000

One alleged victim thought he was sending $205,000 to a title company to complete a real estate deal.
East Metro
January 10
Sarah Kay Thommen, 19

Missing Bethel University student has been found safe

Sarah Kay Thommen, 19, was last seen Tuesday on the Arden Hills campus.
East Metro
January 10

Case of Lake Elmo teen missing 30 years revived by authorities, podcast

A new episode of "Still Missing" was released Tuesday.