Interim archbishop: Flood of abuse claims is 'staggering'

Interim archbishop: Flood of abuse claims is 'staggering'

The several hundred sex abuse claims against the archdiocese is a sobering moment for the church.

Police: St. Paul victim had gun permit when he killed armed suspect

August 4
Police: St. Paul victim had gun permit when he killed armed suspect
Shots were fired during a vigil two nights later at the robbery scene, but no one was hit; five were arrested.

'Real-Phonic Radio' shelved at St. Paul's historic Hill Library

July 30
'Real-Phonic Radio' shelved at St. Paul's historic Hill Library
The popular Americana music event with Erik Koskinen and Molly Maher is in limbo "looking for a foster family."
East Metro
August 4

St. Paul man arrested in Monday shooting death

St. Paul police arrested a 24-year-old man in connection with Monday’s homicide at the Roosevelt Homes on the city’s East Side. The suspect, who has…
East Metro
August 4

Property tax levy increases proposed for next two years in Ramsey County

County officials recommended a $641 million budget for 2016, a spending increase of 2.9 percent.
St. Paul
August 4

Obituary: St. Paul developer Martin Capp put his name in the sky

Martin Capp was born in 1916 to immigrant parents and spent his formative years living in St. Paul’s West Side, a hardscrabble neighborhood in those…
East Metro
August 3

St. Paul police investigate a shooting homicide

St. Paul police are investigating a fatal shooting Monday evening in the 1500 block of Ames Avenue, where they found a man on a front…
East Metro
August 2

Man's body recovered from lake in Little Canada

The man had been missing since shortly after 3:30 p.m. Saturday in Lake Gervais.
East Metro
August 1

Eastbound I-94 between Hwy. 280 and I-35E reopens more than a day early

A second straight weekend of planned traffic hassles is again ending with one of the closed highways reopening more than a day early.Eastbound Interstate 94…
St. Paul
August 1

Police respond to robbery reports, find suspect shot dead in St. Paul

What started with reports of robberies Friday night in St. Paul near Summit Avenue and the Mississippi River ended with a man considered a robbery suspect shot to death, police said early Saturday.
East Metro
July 31

Arden Hills and New Brighton beaches reopen Friday

Swimming beaches at two Ramsey County parks in Arden Hills and New Brighton reopened Friday after being closed for two days due to high E.…
East Metro
July 31

St. Paul man charged with first-degree murder in daughter's beating death

Cottage Grove girl was struck with fists and hit in the eye with a bottle, court records show. Angel Daniel Ramirez appears in court on Aug. 19.
St. Paul
July 31

MLS commissioner: Expanding league intrigued by a St. Paul soccer stadium

Kaka and David Villa are raising the profile of Major League Soccer. Clint Dempsey and the U.S. national teams have done their part, too.
St. Paul
July 30

Judge upholds Aug. 3 deadline for claims against Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis

U.S. bankruptcy judge says clergy abuse victims have had extensive notice of Monday’s deadline.
East Metro
July 30

St. Paul gang member gets nearly 38 years in prison for 2012 murder

A St. Paul gang member was sentenced Thursday to nearly 38 years in prison for fatally shooting an innocent man caught in the middle of…
East Metro
July 30

St. Paul woman now found competent to stand trial in daughter's murder

Kayla M. Jones’ mental fitness was re-evaluated as a matter of course, a prosecutor said.
Music
July 30

Vieux Carré revives an old St. Paul jazz haven with a new New Orleans twist

The Dakota has resurrected St. Paul's former Artists' Quarter space with a NOLA flavor.
Local
July 29

St. Paul police offer baseball camp for kids

Camp at CHS Field to be followed by game between St. Paul and Chicago police baseball teams.
East Metro
July 28
Chancery office of the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis in St. Paul.

Clergy abuse victims to ask court to extend Aug. 3 claims deadline

Victims in Twin Cities Archdiocese say publicity about Aug. 3 deadline to file cases was delayed.
East Metro
July 28
Sarah Super, Minnesota's only "trauma-sensitive" yoga instructor, has said she doesn't want to be an anonymous victim anymore.

Minneapolis man gets 12 years for raping ex-girlfriend at knifepoint

Rape survivor Sarah Super said she is ‘stronger, more alive and more inspired than ever before.’
East Metro
July 28

Former adult leader again named in sexual abuse lawsuit against Boy Scouts

John Doe 153 charges that he was used for child pornography.
St. Paul
July 28

St. Paul candidates line up to file for office

7 City Council seats and 4 school board seats are up for election this year.
Local
July 28

North Minneapolis teen bakery to expand to St. Paul

Cookie Cart will add a location on St. Paul's East Side, is seeking more than $3 million for renovations.