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

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.

Creativity, connections thrive at Arlington Hills Community Center

May 21
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.

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

May 21
Port Authority and city plan to team up on an $18 million project, with indoor firing range, at former office-warehouse site.
St. Paul
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Gallery: Saints open new ballpark in St. Paul

The Saints officially started the 2015 season at CHS Field in Lowertown St. Paul on Thursday.
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.
East Metro
May 18

Suspect pleads guilty in 2012 gang-related St. Paul murder as trial begins for co-conspirator

A St. Paul man pleaded guilty Monday to his role in a 2012 gang-related murder and agreed to testify against his co-conspirator in a trial…
East Metro
May 15

Suspect in fatal St. Croix stabbing charged with bail jumping for tweets

Authorities allege that Levi Acre-Kendall knew two friends who were with him the night of the stabbing would see his tweets.
Local
May 15

St. Paul officer to be recognized for work in standoff

Officer Michael Talley was shot in the face with an air rifle in January.
Local
May 15

Como, Highland Park pools to open May 23

Outdoor swimming is just around the corner in St. Paul, as the city's two outdoor pools are set to open next week.
Local
May 15

Weekend traffic: I-94 closing in St. Paul's Hamline-Midway area

A five-mile stretch of I-94 between downtown St. Paul and the Midway will be closed to allow MnDOT to remove the Snelling Avenue bridge deck.
St. Paul
May 14

Professors drop lawsuit against William Mitchell in tenure fight

The suit alleged an effort to cut faculty numbers before its fall merger with Hamline University School of Law by trying to change the tenure code.
St. Paul
May 14

St. Paul touts downtown "EcoDistrict”

Sustainable technology paired with educational website sets the district apart, officials said.
May 14
A bee pollinates one flower after another in a garden in Roswell, New...

Minnesota Senate pulls back on pollinator protection

Bill says plants don’t need to be insecticide free to carry label.