St. Paul launches Climate Action Plan effort to become carbon neutral

St. Paul launches Climate Action Plan effort to become carbon neutral

Owners of big buildings will be key partners, city officials say.

Torture victims find solace at St. Paul nonprofit center

February 25
Torture victims find solace at St. Paul nonprofit center
Now in its 33rd year, the Center for Victims of Torture has helped develop and lead the international rehabilitation movement, with U.S. and U.N. support.

St. Paul's Penumbra Theatre founder Lou Bellamy wins 2017 Kay Sexton Award

February 26
St. Paul's Penumbra Theatre founder Lou Bellamy wins 2017 Kay Sexton Award
Award honors those who have devoted a lifetime to literature and books.
East Metro
February 27

Macy's in downtown St. Paul to be renamed Treasure Island Center

Treasure Island Resort and Casino has entered an agreement for naming rights for the redeveloped building
St. Paul
February 26

St. Paul police find vulnerable teen who was missing for hours

St. Paul police have found a vulnerable teen who had been missing four hours Saturday night. Police did give the circumstances for how they located…
West Metro
February 25
Some of the signs that supporters, including at group from the U's Lutheran Campus Ministry, put up on a wall in the lobby of Minnesota Hillel on Thursday night.

Twin Cities Jewish community shaken by rising anti-Semitism

Minnesota is in the midst of a startling rise in anti-Semitic incidents, a chilling surge that started even before the two bomb threats phoned in to the Jewish community centers in St. Paul and St. Louis Park.
East Metro
February 25

All aboard from the east? Wisconsinites plot rail to Twin Cities

A push is on for privately financed passenger rail service from Eau Claire to St. Paul's Union Depot, with a stop in Stillwater.
St. Paul
February 24

Debate over ranked-choice voting reignites in St. Paul

A Charter Commission member will propose Monday that St. Paul return to primaries.
St. Paul
February 24

HealthEast taps controversial company for psychiatry expansion

St. Joseph's Hospital addresses shortage of mental health care, but partner is controversial.
East Metro
February 24

St. Paul driver who fatally hit runner is out of jail; charging decision months away

Authorities are awaiting toxicology tests on the motorists. Receiving results likely months away.
West Metro
February 24

Twin Cities Muslims place large ad to support Jews affected by bomb threats

"Our prayers are with you and you have the support of our community."
East Metro
February 24

Out of jail: St. Paul driver allegedly impaired, on phone when he killed runner

The driver is an attorney and currently ethics chair for the Hennepin County Bar.
St. Paul
February 23

Long sentence for gunman who murdered 2 men at St. Paul motel

The shooter, one of three people convicted in the killings, was sentenced Thursday.
St. Paul
February 23

Training polar bears at Como Zoo

During training sessions at Como Zoo, zookeepers teach polar bears specific behaviors that help the staff monitor the bears' health and safety. The bears are taught to present their paws for inspection or to open their mouths to check on dental health.
St. Paul
February 22

St. Paul police ask for help solving spate of armed home invasion robberies

Authorities are alarmed at the timing and proximity of the robberies on the city's East Side.
St. Paul
February 22

Bush Foundation unveils plan to customize how students learn

The St. Paul-based foundation will devote most of the $7 million-plus it spends annually on education to the "School Design for Individualized Learning" initiative.
St. Paul
February 22

Driver who struck, killed St. Paul jogger appeared impaired, police say

The crash occurred at the intersection of Dayton Avenue and Mississippi River Boulevard.
St. Paul
February 22

3 accused in gang rape of girl in St. Paul apartment remain on the loose

Authorities went ahead and charged one of the men with first-degree criminal sexual conduct.
Variety
February 22

Palace Theatre amps up with Pixies, At the Drive-In, Old Crow Medicine Show

St. Paul's newly renovated venue has 15 shows on the books already, including the "Blonde on Blonde" performance by Old Crow.
St. Paul
February 21
True Cha right scored a point on Alex Wahhoo Wah during a game of sepa...

Super Bowl grant helps a different kind of 'football' in St. Paul

A $100,000 grant from the Minnesota Super Bowl Host Committee Legacy Fund will build in St. Paul the state's first permanent sepak takraw courts.
St. Paul
February 20

St. Paul aims to attract more innovation and technology jobs

New Innovation Cabinet will recommend ways the city can attract more tech businesses.
St. Paul
February 20
St. Paul Police officers stood out front of The St. Paul Jewish Commun...

St. Paul Jewish Community Center reopened after bomb threat

Police said students in the building in the Highland Park neighborhood were moved to a nearby fire station while the building was cleared.
Local
February 20

Innovation cabinet to host networking event

Newly formed group to host "Conversations of Innovation" Tuesday.