Renderings show several towers as part of AECOM's proposal.

Three developers vie for role in transforming part of St. Paul riverfront

Ramsey County staffers are in talks with several developers on how to transform the former West Publishing Co. site.

Chris Thile drops final three members of Garrison Keillor's 'Prairie Home' cast

September 18
Garrison Keillor, from right, performed with singer Brad Paisley, Sue Scott, Tim Russell and Fred Newman during a live broadcast in 2016 in Nashville.
Richard Dworsky, Tim Russell and Fred Newman are gone. But they may be part of a Keillor comeback.

Maroon 5's Adam Levine has the right moves at Xcel

September 19
Adam Levine of Maroon 5 performed in Brazil earlier this month, and he and his band were in St. Paul on Tuesday.
Review: "The Voice" star triumphed in St. Paul with his killer falsetto.
St. Paul
12:24pm
Amanda Weber with son Zayvion.

Advocates hail child's return to mother as victory against Minn. child protection system

Critics of state's child custody system say many children are being wrongfully removed from the home.
St. Paul
September 17
As in Minneapolis last year, tipped workers in St. Paul — servers, bartenders, baristas — are at odds over whether their tips should count toward

Tipped workers at odds over St. Paul's minimum wage

Rallies in St. Paul drew supporters, opponents of counting tips as wages.
East Metro
September 17
Ramsey County Attorney John Choi recently opened a newly painted children’s interview room, created by Artist Ara Elizabeth Schmidt, that is named a

Late Ramsey County prosecutor's work honored with children's interview room

County's interview room gets a colorful remodel in honor of late prosecutor.
St. Paul
September 17

Minneapolis man charged in St. Paul slaying near BCA headquarters

The suspect and victim were on opposite sides of a recent homicide.
St. Paul
September 16
A trash collector empties containers onto the truck on trash pickup day.

New garbage plan in St. Paul getting closer to rollout

City officials say most new trash bins have been delivered for organized collection to start on time.
East Metro
September 14
Lillian Kuller was found murdered in her St. Paul home on Feb. 1, 1987.

Suspect pleads guilty to killing elderly St. Paul woman in 1987

Convict confesses to killing 81-year-old St. Paul woman during a burglary.
St. Paul
September 13
Mayor Melvin Carter announced in a June 27 Facebook post that the city would not put on a July 4 fireworks show.

Carter declined last-minute offers to fund St. Paul fireworks

Mayor Melvin Carter's office declined multiple offers to help pull together a July 4 fireworks display in St. Paul after he announced in late June that the annual event would not happen.
East Metro
September 12
The University of Minnesota .

Student found dead at frat house near U's St. Paul campus identified

Police do not believe foul play or hazing were involved in the 20-year-old's death.
East Metro
September 12

Minneapolis police officer found not guilty of threatening ex-sister-in-law

In hearing, three witnesses contradicted victim's story.
East Metro
September 12
St. Paul City Council postpones vote on accessory dwelling units

St. Paul City Council postpones vote on accessory dwelling units

Council members said more time is needed.
St. Paul
September 12
Rick Mickschl, left, and Isaac Stensland inspected work done on an addition at Humboldt High School last week in St. Paul.

As construction booms, St. Paul has backlog of 59K permits

A backlog of nearly 59,000 permits hangs over city's building safety examiners.
St. Paul
September 12
The Summit Hill Association, which represents neighborhoods graced by some of the city’s most stately and historic homes, is urging the City Council

St. Paul neighborhood of carriage houses skeptical about 'granny flat' proposal

Summit Hill homeowners say more time is needed to study the proposal.
St. Paul
September 12
Student walk on campus at Macalester College.

St. Paul private colleges fret over $15 minimum wage for work-study students

Private colleges and universities may have to raise tuition to pay students higher wages.
Music
September 11
FILE - In this May 27, 2018 file photo, Bruno Mars performs at the Bottle Rock Napa Valley Music Festival at Napa Valley Expo in Napa, Calif.

Bruno Mars returns to St. Paul and tops last year's triumph

Review: His first of two shows in St. Paul was very similar to 2017's except for a Prince tribute and a special opening act.
St. Paul
September 11

St. Paul schools unveil 2019 property-tax plan

District requesting $475 per student; voters will have the final say in November.
St. Paul
September 11

Alleged rapist charged with murdering St. Paul woman in July

Final autopsy results showed that Shana Lynne Branch suffered hemorrhaging in her eyes and neck.
Stage & Arts
September 11
Dalton Outlaw and Zoe Emilie Henrot in "The Art of Boxing, the Sport of Ballet."

Entire St. Paul Ballet troupe follows fired artistic director to new company

The dancers have joined a troupe started by St. Paul Ballet's former artistic director.
St. Paul
September 11

Teen charged in marijuana deal turned homicide in St. Paul

Jayvon Malone allegedly shot at the purported dealer and then fled after his friend was killed.
St. Paul
September 10

Charges: St. Paul man died in shootout between gang members in marijuana deal

Pot dealer allegedly opened fire after thinking he was going to be robbed.
St. Paul
September 10
Kaw Ku demonstrated a sepak takraw spike Saturday at the dedication of new courts in St. Paul.

Sepak takraw – 'kick volleyball' – courts open in St. Paul

Sepak takraw has its origins in Southeast Asia.