St. Paul high schools to start later but not until 2019-20 school year

St. Paul high schools to start later but not until 2019-20 school year

The delay is to allow more time to explore ways to ease parental concerns.

Man charged with exposing himself at Como Park Zoo children's area

October 19

Lawsuit: Excessive force by St. Paul police caused 'massive' facial trauma

October 19
Michael Fleming was visiting friends at an apartment when he was caught up in a police raid.
St. Paul
24 minutes ago

St. Paul man charged with breaking into mayoral candidate's home

The suspect was captured after Melvin Carter followed him out of his yard.
St. Paul
5:22pm

Charges filed in fatal shooting outside Lamplighter Lounge

An Illinois man is charged with fatally shooting a St. Paul man outside the Lamplighter Lounge in September. Peter D. Crosby, 35, was charged Friday…
South Metro
4:58pm

Man fleeing police dies after jumping off Lafayette Bridge

A man fleeing police in South St. Paul died late Thursday after stopping his car on the Lafayette Bridge in St. Paul and jumping into…
Minneapolis
4:47pm

Charges: Minneapolis police officer threatened to shoot sister-in-law

James J. Lopez's wife alleged that he had threatened to kill her in the past, and once put a gun to her head.
Data Drop
October 19

Park and rec land passes milestone, but growth has slowed

Regional parks are no longer acquiring land as aggressively, but the Twin Cities has now passed 200,000 acres of park and recreation land.
St. Paul
October 19

Suspects, motive sought in pepper spraying of victim at Como Park

A person was sprayed in the eyes with chemical irritant at Como Park Wednesday evening by three assailants, according to police. Police spokesman Steve Linders…
Music
October 19

Kings of Leon regroup at X with help from another band of brothers

Review: The Followill brothers played full tilt despite a half-full arena with openers Dawes.
Minneapolis
October 18

BCA releases documents detailing Dai Thao investigation

The documents outline political ties between Thao's opponent and Minneapolis' Jacob Frey.
Data Drop
October 18

Explore how land use has changed in the Twin Cities metro area

Met Council data illustrates how the region has changed after the recession.
St. Paul
October 18

St. Paul's "Green Line" is getting greener

IPS Solar has installed solar arrays on four commercial buildings along University Avenue along the Green Line light rail corridor.
St. Paul
October 17

St. Paul taking gentler approach toward business regulation

Some city leaders are growing cautious about new regulations and their effect on business owners.
Data Drop
October 17

Golf courses give way to new housing amid demand for land

More than 900 acres of golf courses have been redeveloped across the metro.
St. Paul
October 17

St. Paul man sues police after detainment in wake of Philando Castile protest

Osha Joseph vomited and complained about the heat during his hourlong arrest.
Minneapolis
October 17

Minneapolis & St. Paul 2017 elections

Following the mayoral and council elections in the Twin Cities.
St. Paul
October 14

St. Paul carpenter believes tiny house is a Swede Hollow survivor

Something about the boarded-up old house on St. Paul's East Side intrigued carpenter Cliff Carey. A 36-year resident of the Dayton's Bluff neighborhood north of downtown, he couldn't help but wonder about the second and smaller structure on the city-owned lot at 656 Bush Av.
East Metro
October 14

Philando Castile fundraising campaign clears St. Paul school lunch debts

J.J. Hill Montessori Magnet in St. Paul where Castile worked received $10,000
St. Paul
October 14

St. Paul fire chief disciplined for 'intimidation,' retaliating against subordinate

The case is one of five workplace conduct complaints against Chief Tim Butler.
St. Paul
October 13
Jordan and Crystal Frank-Shannon and their daughter Ivy posed for a ph...

Advisory committee recommends streetcar for W. 7th Street transit

Riverview line would connect downtown St. Paul with MSP Airport, MOA.
Variety
October 12

Russ Ringsak, longtime truck driver for 'Prairie Home Companion,' dies at 81

Garrison Keillor introduced Russ Ringsak to audiences as "our truck driver."
Music
October 12

'Prairie Home' host Chris Thile promises more great music, better jokes

It seems the changes have clicked with younger listeners, convincing St. Paul-based American Public Media to distribute another round.