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The Oxford Village is open to those who make less than 60 percent of the area income.
Restricting sales has run into economic issues and stout lobbying pressure.
Many are critical of the Sheriff's Office's relationship with ICE.
It was the second fire-related death in St. Paul in 2017.
A 17-year-old boy is in critical condition. No one has been arrested, police said.
City officials may decide to turn back the former farm acreage, which it had agreed to purchase, to the family that owns it.
The Twin Cities is one of three worldwide finalists to host Expo 2023, to be decided by vote Wednesday in Paris.
Cooperation helps to heal wounds over cultural site.
The west metro saw various political newcomers take municipal leadership roles and one nail-biting race after polls closed, with all precincts reporting by Tuesday night.…
The vandalism isn't the first of its kind at the St. Paul college.
200 people gathered in St. Paul for the two-day parenting workshop.
Eden Prairie bid an official farewell Monday to the Minnesota Vikings, the team that has called the city its off-field home for 36 years.
The announcement comes just days after it was made public that Tim Butler was reprimanded by the city in 2016 for retaliating against an employee.
A man was shot and killed early Saturday in St. Paul’s Frogtown neighborhood, according to police. No one has been arrested, according to police spokesman…
The settlement is the largest of its kind in the nation, housing advocates say.
Residents fear $250 million high-rises near Galleria would overshadow them.
There has yet to be an arrest in the Aug. 5 blast that destroyed part of the Dar Al Farooq Islamic Center in Bloomington.
An article in Thinking Minnesota, a magazine produced by the Center of the American Experiment, became the focus of a recent candidate forum.
Levy-Pounds has hammered on the theme of police reform and demanded greater racial equity.
Royce Wayne James jumped from his window and died. Suspect arrested.
Historical societies in the west metro area long have served as go-to places to learn about a city's past and connect with local resources. Now several are taking steps to get more exposure and attract greater audiences.
A suspect has been arrested in connection with an arson fire late Friday at a Minneapolis apartment building that led to the death of a man who jumped from a third-story window, authorities said Saturday.
This was the eighth annual partnership between the Twins and Toro Company.
The clip is circulating online and drawing a strong reaction.
Lowry Grove families say they're haunted by worries about their former neighbors.
15 Minnesota volunteers, all Spanish-speaking, hope to fly to the damaged island to aid relief efforts on Monday.
Council members said the project foreshadows future development in the suburb.
Vehicle struck a Loring Park bar, forcing nearby residents out of homes.
First day of Code Switch event draws hundreds to St. Paul.
The 59-acre property, the last farm in the suburb, has been owned by the same family since 1932. Bloomington hopes it will become the site for the 2023 World's Fair.
The plan was denounced for months by "Save the Waterfall," a neighborhood group.
Friends confirmed Michael Williams' death on social media this week.
One-day class is designed to be more affordable and accessible.
Members of the public lined roads in Plymouth and Wayzata on Thursday to pay their respects and bid farewell to Wayzata police officer William Mathews, killed last week by a motorist who struck him while he was clearing debris from a highway.
The two victims suffered noncritical injuries.
A witness had called 911 to report that a vehicle crashed into an Interstate 35W sound wall near the 4500 block of Stevens Avenue S.
A car hit officer William Mathews, who had pulled over to the side of the eastbound highway to clear the road. The driver stopped and was cooperating but has been booked into jail.
Stafford was the first openly gay person to lead a state political party in the country.
Project would remove a fishing hole and affect all of Minnehaha Creek.
A vehicle driver, bus passenger and the bus driver were taken to the hospital with minor injuries.
"I was convinced that this was something we should do," Larry Lee remembers. "All I needed to do was say, 'This is important.' "
The huge crowd was treated to beautiful weather among other high notes on the first day of the Great Minnesota Get-Together.
The two men inside the vehicle have been arrested, police say.
Anticipated redevelopment at France and 44th has residents debating the area's identity and future.
The Hennepin County sheriff's absence drew strong words at the event, held at Greater Friendship Missionary Baptist Church in Minneapolis.
A new supportive housing complex is the first of its kind in the west metro.
The Becker Republican legislator made the announcement the 15 months before the midterm election.
This will be St. Louis Park's last municipal primary election.
Fire officials are looking at whether workers turned off gas inside the building, rather than the street, ahead of the explosion at Minnehaha Academy. School officials said classes won't start until Sept. 5.
The discovery came hours after the explosion at the academy's upper school. Two died in the blast; nine were injured and went to HCMC. They were remembered at a prayer service.
National Night Out, promoting partnerships between communities and police, was a welcome respite amid tragedy and a growing gulf.
Police said they believe the suspect, who fled after running inside the White Pine Senior Living facility, is armed and dangerous.
Mall officials said they did not know when the ride will reopen.
Residents raised more than $200,000 to go toward construction.
Police on Saturday identified the 26-year-old Minneapolis driver who smashed into a Metro Transit bus Friday evening in St. Paul, slicing through it and leaving one bus rider dead.
He introduces bill to protect the parks where residents live and to give them 'a fighting chance.'
The ex-congresswoman was the featured speaker in Waconia at a forum for Republican candidates for Minnesota governor.
In a policy U-turn, the suburb will hold a public hearing to gauge interest.
St. Louis Park's action follows in the footsteps of neighboring Edina.
Half of Hennepin County's mobile home parks have closed since 1991
Investigators found more than 19 grams of the opioid at a home in Becker.
After Edina's biggest string of burglaries in recent memory, suburban police officials urge their residents to secure their cars and homes.
The St. Anthony park closed Friday, more than a year after it was sold.
Police are searching for the suspect or suspects who shot three people near Minneapolis' Uptown neighborhood early Saturday, leaving one in critical condition.
Residents must leave the St. Anthony mobile home park before July 1.
The move follows that of neighboring suburb Edina, which approved the increase last month.
Caire, known as Tony to his friends and Kai-Ray (a play on his surname) to his fans, was there first. A guitarist and songwriter who inspired local legends such as the Trashmen, Caire died June 2 at his home in Farmington. He was 81.
St. Louis Park officials last week selected Karen Barton to become the city’s new community development director. Barton, now the assistant community development director for…
The suspect is in custody.
Protesters' grief, anger spill over onto I-94
"I'm used to writing in very weird contexts," said Brian Sonia-Wallace, the MOA's first writer in residence.
Police chief's dad started the outing in the 1980s.
Seven people were arrested after scuffles broke out between counterprotesters and some members of a group that believes sharia law is a threat to America.
The garden, a homegrown treasure of the Birchwood neighborhood, has been fallow since 2014.
On this weekend, it dives into displaced tenants of affordable housing.
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