White Bear Lake's rising again, but locals still push for a fix

White Bear Lake's rising again, but locals still push for a fix

The lake has risen 3 feet from its low point three years ago. But nothing has changed when it comes to the rhetoric and politics at play.

In memory of fallen police officers: 'Not one day is guaranteed'

May 21
In memory of fallen police officers: 'Not one day is guaranteed'
Law enforcement memorial service in Stillwater included naming 128 killed nationwide in the line of duty last year.

Transit planners regrouping on Gold Line busway after taking hits

May 12
Transit planners regrouping on Gold Line busway after taking hits
East Metro
3 minutes ago

Epoch Lacrosse expansion in Roseville paying off in new products

The company plans to have 65 percent of revenue from U.S.-made products by 2017.
East Metro
23 minutes ago

Ramsey County resumes referrals to juvenile facility

Boys Totem Town enforced several new changes, including the installation of more than 100 security cameras.
East Metro
5:23pm

Woodbury couple killed in murder-suicide identified by police

Autopsy results show James Miller killed his 85-year-old wife before hanging himself.
East Metro
11:39am

2 killed in early morning crash on Snelling Ave. near fairgrounds

A driver attempting to pass another vehicle near the State Fairgrounds on Snelling Avenue in the early morning darkness Tuesday crossed the centerline and collided…
South Metro
8:46am

Fatal rollover crash closes lanes on Mendota Bridge

The Minnesota State Patrol has confirmed that at least one person died in a rollover crash Tuesday morning that led authorities to shut down the…
East Metro
May 23

Forest Lake school evacuated after threat, but no bomb found

Elementary students will be bused home.
East Metro
May 23

North St. Paul teen found unresponsive, dies on prom night

After attending her prom, a North St. Paul high school senior was found unresponsive and later died at a hospital Saturday night, the school district…
East Metro
May 22

St. Paul police body camera pilot program slated for August

The department will begin with 40 to 60 cameras in August and hopes to reach 400 in fall 2017.
East Metro
May 21

One dead in Lino Lakes crash

A two-vehicle crash in Lino Lakes killed one person Friday night, police said. Officers responded to 6000 block of Otter Lake Road about 7:30 p.m.,…
East Metro
May 20

North/east metro police blotter, May 22

ANDOVER APRIL 17 Theft. A scooter was stolen from a park in the 14900 block of Crosstown Boulevard NW. APRIL 27 Theft. Tools were stolen…
East Metro
May 20

North/east metro briefs: TCAAP development eyed for one-truck trash

Lots of cities have considered going to one trash hauler to reduce damage to city streets. But Arden Hills officials think their city may be…
East Metro
May 20

Couple married more than 40 years found dead in Woodbury home

The bodies were found after newspapers piling up in front of the house sparked concern.
West Metro
May 20

Maplewood woman charged with 3rd-degree murder after man's fatal drug overdose in Costco parking lot

A Maplewood woman was charged Friday with selling heroin to a New Prague man who overdosed and died in a Costco parking lot in Eden…
East Metro
May 19
Minnesota cult leader Victor Barnard was arrested in February 2015 while on the run in Brazil, where he remains imprisoned.

Cult leader's extradition from Brazil to Minn. suddenly halted

Minnesota cult leader Victor Barnard, who faces charges that he raped young followers in his congregation, was supposed to arrive back in the state Thursday, but now the timetable is unclear.
East Metro
May 17

Convicted molester charged in rape of teen at Pine County park

On probation for molesting a woman in Anoka County, a 27-year-old man raped a 17-year-old girl he met on Facebook after meeting her at a…
East Metro
May 15

Forest in Washington County targeted for conservation protection

The Wilder Forest, north of Stillwater, is described as being pristine with rare birds and native oaks.
East Metro
May 15

Mom killed in pileup on 35W is ID'd; distracted driving suspected

The woman was engaged to be married, left behind a 2-year-old daughter.
East Metro
May 13

North/east metro police blotter, May 15

BLAINEAPRIL 9Weapon. A 26-year-old man was arrested for possession of a firearm without a permit and possession of a controlled substance, following a traffic stop…
East Metro
May 13

North/east metro briefs: 'Energy' heralded in new Woodbury businesses, buildings

Woodbury'Energy' heralded in new businesses, buildingsNineteen new Woodbury commercial buildings and 69 businesses were feted for "economic growth and energy" in 2015 at a recent…
East Metro
May 13

Owner of Oakdale store charged with selling dangerous synthetic drugs

Hatem Amin Younis was making sales at his business and his house, criminal charges say.