St. Paul questions partnership with Ramsey County to help job seekers

St. Paul questions partnership with Ramsey County to help job seekers

City ponders how Ramsey County alliance can better serve its citizens.

Midway Shopping Center deal clears way for St. Paul soccer stadium

August 19
Midway Shopping Center deal clears way for St. Paul soccer stadium
A portion of the shopping center's land is needed for soccer stadium construction.

St. Paul leaders consider stricter skyway security and use rules

August 16
St. Paul leaders consider stricter skyway security and use rules
People are divided on what time skyways should be closed.
St. Paul
August 21

Como Conservatory festival celebrates ancient Japanese tradition

The Como Park Conservatory came alive with Japanese culture Sunday at its Obon Festival.
Music
August 20

Kendrick Lamar proves he's worth the wait, and the hype

Review: The L.A. rapper who sold out Xcel Energy Center showed he's a dynamo of a live performer.
St. Paul
August 19

St. Paul police discover pipe bomb inside suspects' vehicle

The two men inside the vehicle have been arrested, police say.
St. Paul
August 16

St. Paul mayoral candidate Melvin Carter's home burglarized

Guns, electronics and household goods were stolen.
East Metro
August 16
Maplewood-based 3M Co. is on the hunt for office space in downtown St. Paul, according to people who work with properties the company is considering.

3M looking for office space in downtown St. Paul

The Maplewood company has a small number of people working in Lowertown.
Minneapolis
August 16

Boys & Girls Clubs are getting glasses for the eclipse

UnitedHealthcare is giving 600 pairs of glasses to the Clubs' six branches in the Twin Cities, with 100 pairs earmarked for community members who live nearby.
St. Paul
August 16

St. Paul woman rescued after sending selfie while being assaulted

Peter Vang is charged with holding his girlfriend down and pressing a knife to her neck for six hours.
St. Paul
August 15
Cortez Hull, school resource officer (SRO) at Highland Park High Schoo...

St. Paul school board votes to reduce police presence in schools

Tuesday's 5-1 vote marks the second consecutive year that the state's second-largest district has made substantive changes to its SRO program.
St. Paul
August 15
St. Paul Mayor Chris Coleman gave his final budget address at St. Paul...

St. Paul mayor proposes 24 percent property tax hike, says it's a cost shift

In his last budget address, held at St. Paul College, Chris Coleman says the increase primarily is a cost shift.
Minneapolis
August 15

23 candidates file to run for mayor in Minneapolis, St. Paul

12 meet the filing deadline in Minneapolis; 11 will run in St. Paul.
East Metro
August 15
Valerie Castile, mother of Philando Castile was hugged by a supporter...

Valerie Castile awarded entire settlement in son's death

One of Philando Castile's half brothers wrote the court praising her work with a foundation for victims of gun violence.
St. Paul
August 15
The Cathedral of St. Paul is seen from the other side of the High Brid...

St. Paul's High Bridge to close for repairs for more than a year

More detours are coming for St. Paul drivers when the Smith Avenue High Bridge closes on Sept. 5 and won't reopen until the fall of 2018.
St. Paul
August 14

St. Paul, Minneapolis mayors will give more details Tuesday on 2018 budgets

Coleman to detail St. Paul plans Tuesday; in Mpls., Hodges will give brief version.
West Metro
August 14

Shooter in ambush murder of Minnetonka teen gets 30-year sentence

A term of 30 years is the sentence for one of four people charged in the shooting death of a Minnetonka High School student in…
East Metro
August 14

6 arrested in roving fights in St. Paul

Up to 200 youths fought outside a rec center and at several intersections.
St. Paul
August 11

St. Paul appoints new police civilian review board members despite concerns

Police raised concerns about the commission's procedures.
St. Paul
August 11

Rev. Saul Johnson III, minister, friend to the downtrodden, dies at 70

The longtime St. Paul resident, who died of pancreatic cancer, had a final wish — that his family hold no funeral.
St. Paul
August 11
The Minnesota State Capitol is officially open. The grand opening cere...

'Your Capitol' celebrates $310M restoration with a weekend-long party

The three-day event marks the end of a $310 million restoration project.
St. Paul
August 11

EPA moves to clear waste from abandoned St. Paul facility

Disposing of more than 80 open vats and sealed barrels of hazardous chemicals could take more than two months.
St. Paul
August 11

What you can — and cannot — see in the renovation of State Capitol

For the past three years, the Minnesota State Capitol has been undergoing a massive, $310 million renovation. But many of the improvements to the 1905 building won't be visible. Here's an inside look.