Development of shuttered golf course could transform St. Paul neighborhood

Development of shuttered golf course could transform St. Paul neighborhood

Plan for closed golf course includes housing, restaurants, trails and community center

St. Paul's Science Museum to focus on homegrown science, events

February 24
St. Paul's Science Museum to focus on homegrown science, events
It is turning away from traveling blockbusters like "Body Worlds," and shows on Pompei and King Tut.

Hundreds of union supporters rally at Minnesota Capitol

February 24
Hundreds of union supporters rally at Minnesota Capitol
They sought to draw attention to a key labor case coming before the U.S. Supreme Court.
St. Paul
February 24

Gold medal-worthy curling party in St. Paul: 'This is the place to be'

At a lock-in event late Friday night, curling revelers cheered on Team USA to a gold medal.
Celebrities
February 24
Garrison Keillor, shown during a 2016 “Prairie Home Companion” show, gave his first interview since his break with MPR.

Keillor shares dozens of e-mails and asserts banter was mutual

The former MPR radio host said he was not trying to seduce the woman, and backed off when she complained about his conduct in 2015.
Inspired
February 24

St. Paul dental clinic that gives hope to those without insurance gets a boost

The Hope Dental Clinic and its cadre of volunteer dentists, hygienists, assistants and students serving the poor and uninsured since 1965, has a new facility in the Dayton's Bluff neighborhood.
North Metro
February 23

Hennepin County jury awards $15 million to rail worker who inhaled noxious fumes

The employee claimed he suffered neurological damage from an oil leak. BNSF will appeal.
St. Paul
February 23
A construction continued on Allianz Field, where United Minnesota socc...

Workers toiling to finish Allianz Field for next year's MLS crowds in St. Paul

Minnesota United's new home is about 40 percent complete and is on schedule and on budget, officials say.
Home & Garden
February 23

Penthouse with rooftop terrace in downtown St. Paul hits market for $1.8M

One level is for living — the other is for partying, in a huge loft-style condo that spans 5,100 square feet across two floors.
St. Paul
February 22
Nick Faber, president of the St. Paul Federation of Teachers, spoke at a Nov. 15 rally calling on CEOs to contribute as much to schools as the Super Bowl. The union scheduled a strike authorization vote for Jan. 31, but negotiations continue.

St. Paul teachers ratify new two-year contract

Deal was reached Feb. 12 after strike threats and preparation.
St. Paul
February 22

St. Paul psychiatrist charged with possessing child pornography

Aviel Goodman could face 20 years in prison in connection with the charge.
St. Paul
February 22

St. Paul's lowest-rated rec center to get new building, playground

Address: 230 Como Av., St. Paul Type: Municipal Size: 23,551 square feet Cost: $6.86 million Developer: City of St. Paul Architect: JLG Architects Details: Construction…
St. Paul
February 22

St. Paul's Church on the Hill sold to developer who plans performing arts center

St. Paul Conservatory of Music plans to rent space in the building from new owner John Rupp.
Minneapolis
February 22

St. Paul teachers say they are looking beyond pay to student needs

"Bargaining for the common good" catches on with other teacher unions.
Minneapolis
February 22
FILE - In this Oct. 3, 2017 photo, conservative writer Ben Shapiro spe...

Ben Shapiro venue on 'cow campus' triggers threat of lawsuit vs. U

Conservative speaker should be given larger forum, group says.
St. Paul
February 21

St. Paul City Council hears first report on minimum wage hike

The nonpartisan Citizens League presented the summary of hundreds of comments on the proposed citywide minimum wage increase.
St. Paul
February 20

American Public Media to open shared workspace, startup incubator in St. Paul

The 10,000-square-foot shared workspace in downtown St. Paul will be called the Glen Nelson Center.
St. Paul
February 20

Parks advocate Shirley Erstad announces City Council run in St. Paul's Fourth Ward

Erstad is executive director of the nonprofit Friends of the Parks and Trails of St. Paul and Ramsey County.
St. Paul
February 20

St. Paul man pleads guilty to killing intruder, leaving decomposing body in garage

John Erickson left the body in the garage to decompose before it was found a month later.
St. Paul
February 20

Man hit by Green Line train near Fairview Station

The man was conscious and walking following the incident, which occurred about 10:30 a.m., a Metro Transit spokesman said.
St. Paul
February 20

Minnesota United unveils first seating plans for Allianz Field stadium

Minnesota United has released a video unveiling its first batch of seating sections for the team's new $200 million soccer stadium in St. Paul.
St. Paul
February 19
St. Paul
February 16

New St. Paul city attorney sues DFL legislator for defamation, 'innuendos'

Lyndsey Olson alleged in a court document that state Rep. John Lesch smeared her professional reputation in a letter to the mayor.