Patty Wetterling brings clout to board working to prevent clergy abuse

Patty Wetterling brings clout to board working to prevent clergy abuse

She joins effort to prevent abuse by Catholic priests.

Reversing course, Minneapolis and St. Paul lead suburbs in growth

July 23
Reversing course, Minneapolis and St. Paul lead suburbs in growth
Suburbs still robust, but many families are seeking out homes in urban core.

Lowertown Blues and Funk Fest

12:05am
Booker T. Jones had the spotlight as the festival wrapped up in St. Paul.
Music
2:46am
From left, John Taylor, Simon Le Bon and Dominic Brown performed with...

Review: Duran Duran turns up the grooves after Chic turned it on early

The '80s hitmakers followed their openers' funky lead Saturday.
Celebrities
July 22
Sister Rosalind in action at CHS Field.

C.J.: Sister Rosalind has one of the most gripping handshakes in the metro

The nun and famous masseuse has been massaging fans at St. Paul Saints games "since 1993, year one."
St. Paul
July 22

'Edible Streetscape' blooms on St. Paul's East Side

Planters along St. Paul's E. 7th Street put accent on different cultures' foods.
St. Paul
July 22

HealthPartners buys land to replace Como Clinic in St. Paul

Luther Seminary is selling the 4.5-acre plot.
Local
July 22

Weekend traffic alert: Shutdowns on I-94 in Midway area, Hwy. 100

As it's hot, hot, hot, motorists may find the biggest traffic snarls this weekend on roads leading to lakes, pools and all places cool.
Minneapolis
July 21

Lynx to play 2017 home games at Xcel Energy Center

The team will relocate due to the previously announced renovation of Target Center taking place during the summer and early fall of 2017.
East Metro
July 21

Officer who shot Castile helped book him in jail after 2011 stop

Officer Jeronimo Yanez was also one of the two officers assigned to work the July 2 armed robbery of a Lauderdale convenience store.
St. Paul
July 21

Youth Science Day

Youth Science Day at the Science Museum of Minnesota in St. Paul.
St. Paul
July 21

Nienstedt says he's 'relieved' investigation's fate is now public

"I am a heterosexual man who has been celibate my entire life," the former Twin Cities archbishop said in an e-mail, asserting that he did nothing improper.
St. Paul
July 21

Officers pepper-sprayed, 21 arrested after riot breaks out in St. Paul

Riot had been reported in the Payne-Phalen area.
Local
July 21

Gillette employees get a hands-on introduction to bus riding

A $5 refillable Go-To card to cover the round-trip fare plus free food and Dilly Bars was a deal most employees could not pass up. But the hope is that many will become regular bus riders to ease a parking crunch at 10 River Park Plaza and at Gillette's main campus attached to Regions Hospital.
St. Paul
July 21
Ramsey County Attorney John Choi said that what the archdiocese has agreed to do is “unprecedented.”

Memo: Vatican emissary halted investigation into Nienstedt

In dropping charges against the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis, Ramsey County released documents that disclosed a social connection between a priest and the former archbishop.
St. Paul
July 20

St. Paul private universities ask for exemption from proposed citywide sick leave

They want to exclude part-time student employees.
Eat & Drink
July 20

Minnesota State Fair adds bathrooms friendly to transgenders

Fair officials also are creating five "Selfie Spots," photo-taking locations that offer "iconic images" as backdrops.
St. Paul
July 20

St. Paul police resume Safe Summer Nights cookouts

St. Paul police will resume their weekly community cookout Thursday after the event was canceled two weeks in row.Last week, the department announced that their…
Local
July 20

To help public beat heat, St. Paul expanding rec center, library and pool hours

Residents urged to visit stpaul.gov for more information.
St. Paul
July 19
"I've been tired for the last two years," said Joe Medina, center, aft...

St. Paul man marks 102nd birthday with family by his side

Medina's family came to the United States from Mexico with Medina when he was 5.
St. Paul
July 19
Demolition began at Little Mekong Plaza, a privately owned pubic spac...

St. Paul's growing Little Mekong Night Market opens this weekend

Third annual event expected to draw more than 15,000.
East Metro
July 19
Minn. Gov. Mark Dayton speaks to protesters demonstrating the police s...

It's past time to pick up a copy of '21st Century Policing'

Shortly after Gov. Mark Dayton found out that a metro area police officer shot Philando Castile during a traffic stop, he did what Minneapolis Mayor…
St. Paul
July 18

Police order protesters off Summit in front of governor's residence

Under police orders, protesters Monday morning moved off the street outside the governor's residence in St. Paul, where they have been camped out since the…