Carver County to convert former hospice to mental health crisis center

Carver County to convert former hospice to mental health crisis center

Mental health advocates say the residential facility will encourage those struggling to seek help sooner.
South Metro
December 17

Wrong-way driver causes fatal Elk River crash

A wrong-way driver caused a car crash on Hwy. 10 in Elk River Sunday morning, resulting in one death and another serious injury, according to…
South Metro
December 17

Woman dead after snowmobile crash in St. Louis County

Companion hospitalized after vehicle rams gate.
South Metro
December 17

Mother of Cordale Handy, other protesters decry decision clearing St. Paul police

Ramsey County's decision not to charge officers leads to demonstration in St. Paul.
South Metro
December 15

South metro police blotter, Dec. 17

BURNSVILLE NOV. 6 Theft. A Waterville man, 47, was arrested for theft at Macy’s, 14251 Burnhaven Drive. He also was arrested for theft —…
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December 15

South metro news briefs: Dakota County joins suit against opioid manufacturers

Dakota County joined a wave of Minnesota counties and cities Tuesday in filing a lawsuit against pharmaceutical manufacturers, distributors and others they believe helped create…
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December 14

Stove device credited with helping stop Burnsville kitchen fire

The relatively new device is another tool to reduce fire danger, officials say.
South Metro
December 13

Parents accuse Burnsville dentist of overtreating their kids

Dr. Deanna Alevizos says her approach heads off problems and finds hidden decay other dentists miss.
South Metro
December 13

3M will shut Eagan filtration plant in 2018

About 150 employees will be affected.
South Metro
December 11

Satanic Temple sues Belle Plaine for canceling park's public space

It was to be the first Satanic monument erected on public property in the nation.
South Metro
December 10

Rochester police seek help solving string of six robberies in 36 hours

Five of the crimes appear to have some of the same suspects, while a sixth is likely unconnected.
South Metro
December 8

South metro blotter, Dec. 10

JORDAN NOV. 7 Child found. An officer responded to a home in Valley Green Park on a woman’s report of a 2-year-old neighbor boy…
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December 8

South metro news briefs: Inver Grove Heights to add first police dog

The Inver Grove Heights City Council tentatively agreed to allot $33,000 in the city’s 2018 budget toward four months’ salary for an additional police officer…
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December 8

Mendota Heights residents battle city over apartment project

In a lawsuit, residents allege elected officials violated ordinances to make way for two new, market-rate apartment buildings.
South Metro
December 6

South St. Paul man convicted of drunkenly killing girlfriend gets new trial

The Minnesota Supreme Court reversed a South St. Paul man’s murder convictions after finding that his attorney conceded elements of guilt against the defendant’s wishes.…
South Metro
December 5

Man admits molesting woman he didn't know at Sally's Saloon near U

The Prior Lake man intends to plead guilty to the lesser of the two charges.
South Metro
December 2

Canterbury redevelopment project needs green light from council to break ground

If approved, the massive project would include apartments, townhouses and boutique hotel.
South Metro
December 1

South metro police blotter, Dec. 3

JORDAN NOV. 4 Disturbance. An officer responded to the 200 block of Triangle Lane on a report of an assault in progress. An officer…
South Metro
December 1

South metro news briefs: Rosemount debuts interactive citizen comment map

Rosemount recently debuted its citizen comment map, an online tool allowing residents to offer comments about the city linked to geography. Rosemount initially designed the…
South Metro
December 1
Rev. Wes Felter, lead pastor at Berean Baptist Church. credit: Gina Z...

Burnsville church is among the nation's fastest growing

Berean Baptist Church ranking is based on the annual survey of Protestant churches by Lifeway Research and published in Outreach magazine.
South Metro
November 30

Cobblestone Lake in Apple Valley will get day spa, another fast-casual restaurant

Address: Southwest corner, Cobblestone Lake Pkwy. & 157th St. W., Apple Valley Type: Retail Size: 8,148 square feet Developer: Hempel Cos. Architect: DJR Architecture Details:…