Obituary: Alice Bloedoorn learned early the importance of education

May 25
Since voting for Franklin Delano Roosevelt for his third term as president, Alice Bloedoorn hadn’t, to her family’s knowledge, missed a single election until the 2014 midterms.

A growing St. Paul gets hip to millennials and retirees alike

May 24
A growing St. Paul gets hip to millennials and retirees alike
East Metro
May 23

Police patrol St. Paul's East Side to make 'positive contact'

St. Paul, Metro Transit officers partner to walk a busy and sometimes dangerous area.
May 23
The Cathedral of St. Paul. in March.

Minnesota Child Victims Act continues to rock Catholic Church

Fallout continues to jolt Catholic institutions across Minnesota as a law permitting lawsuits for older claims of clergy sex abuse marks its second anniversary.
South Metro
May 22

Five years in prison for shooter in 2014 St. Paul killing

Ibrahim M. Abdullahi, 27, had pleaded guilty in February in Ramsey County District Court to shooting Jeffery Earl Willingham.
East Metro
May 22

Father charged with abusing White Bear Lake infant nearly to death

The 1-month-old boy was revived "and will have permanent disabilities as a result of the inflicted trauma," the charges said.
East Metro
May 22

Blaine man who ejaculated into co-worker's coffee gets 45 days in workhouse

The woman who drank the semen-laced coffee successfully lobbied for new legislation.
St. Paul
May 22

Gallery: Saints open new ballpark in St. Paul

The Saints officially started the 2015 season at CHS Field in Lowertown St. Paul on Thursday.
St. Paul
May 21

Creativity, connections thrive at Arlington Hills Community Center

A unique collaboration between the city’s library system and Parks and Rec has attracted hundreds of teens to its programs and high-tech labs.
St. Paul
May 21

Port Authority, St. Paul joining to build police training facility

Port Authority and city plan to team up on an $18 million project, with indoor firing range, at former office-warehouse site.
East Metro
May 21

Grand jury clears St. Paul police officers in Marcus Golden shooting

The decision means the two officers have been cleared of wrongdoing and will return to work.
East Metro
May 20

St. Paul man cut down in gang feud called out, 'Daddy, daddy, daddy'

Suspect faces 10 felony counts of gang activity and murder in 2012 case.
St. Paul
May 20

In post-trial wrangling, lawyer accuses Toyota of playing 'the race card'

Post-trial wrangling in the Toyota case is heating up, with a lawyer’s claim that Toyota Motor Co. played “the race card” by suggesting that an…
St. Paul
May 20

Saints ready to make themselves at home

The St. Paul Saints are ready to christen a new $64.7 million ballpark project in downtown St. Paul. And yes, the pig comes included in their shiny new home.
East Metro
May 20

New St. Paul ballpark warmed fans on a cold night

The Saints minor league baseball team christened its shiny new Lowertown ballpark, CHS Field, with an exhibition game. It was a night to work out some kinks.
Minneapolis
May 20

Minneapolis, St. Paul tie for title of best city parks in the country

It’s Minneapolis’ third time at the top, and St. Paul hit No. 1 in its first year of eligibility. At a news conference today, leaders of both cities will meet near their border.
Minneapolis
May 19

Twin Cities mayors launch plan for minority boys and young men

Effort is to help boost success for minority boys and young men.
East Metro
May 19

Kyle Fletcher, son of former Ramsey County sheriff, dies at 26

A musician who performed in the Twin Cities and Los Angeles, Kyle Fletcher fell into a coma after suffering a heart attack. He was to play the Cabooze on Wednesday.
East Metro
May 19

St. Paul man arrested in the death of his wife on city's East Side

St. Paul police have arrested a 47-year-old man in connection with the death of his wife last week. Police were called to a home in…
Local
May 19

North St. Paul-Maplewood-Oakdale schools look to St. Paul for new superintendent

Christine Osorio of St. Paul Public Schools chosen to be next superintendent of North St. Paul-Maplewood-Oakdale School District.
East Metro
May 19

Rejuvenated city of St. Paul nears 300,000 for first time in 45 years

Met Council figures show that St. Paul’s population grew by 14,573 from 2010 to 2014, setting a pace that likely has pushed the city over the 300,000 mark by now.
East Metro
May 19

St. Paul Saints' new ballpark gets high marks for sustainability

CHS Field will include solar and water systems and an aggressive recycling program.