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The new Bielenberg Bridge connects Helmo Avenue in Oakdale and Bielenberg Avenue in Woodbury across the interstate.
'That was Janice': Former Ramsey County Commissioner and St. Paul City Council Member Janice Rettman has died
Rettman served in local government in St. Paul and Ramsey County for more than three decades and helped solve a St. Paul child murder case.
Minnesotans pride themselves on enduring deep, winter cold. The latest map shows this extreme cold is fading.
A neighborhood group is hoping to preserve some of Iris Logan's garden — or find another way to honor her contributions to Hamline-Midway.
An apartment fire in the Whittier neighborhood Saturday night also left several residents of the building displaced.
The bird, which typically lives along the Pacific Ocean, was found injured in Hastings and taken to the Wildlife Rehabilitation Center in Minnesota.
The jail was required to reduce its capacity early this year after the Department of Corrections found inadequate staffing caused "imminent risk of life-threatening harm" to those in jail.
A vehicle fire caused black smoke to billow from a parking ramp at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport Sunday.
The man was trying to escape arrest Saturday evening in Frogtown.
Team captain Mason Garcia was hospitalized in intensive care after he was hit during a scrimmage against Lakeville South on Saturday, according to the team's coach.
Will Silverwood Park get the boot? Three Rivers Park District board discusses offloading or moving Silverwood Park programming
The park system, funded mostly by suburban Hennepin County, owns the park in St. Anthony, but most visitors come from Ramsey and Anoka counties.
The new Environmental Service Center is set to open in late 2025 or early 2026.
The victim told police he was robbed at gunpoint by men who said they were his Uber drivers.
Homicide investigators are investigating the death of the man, who was found shot in the driver's seat of a stolen vehicle.
The new Food Scraps Pickup Program uses artificial intelligence and robots to sort compost from trash.
Frethem is the second commissioner to announce plans to retire from the board after 2024.
Vote "yes" won by a large margin. It carried all seven wards and 74 out of 86 St. Paul precincts.
Minneapolis and St. Paul will pick City Council members; schools have board members and tax requests before voters.
On the eve of the election, residents have raised concerns that estimates for how much Mounds View — and other cities — might generate with new taxes have omitted a critical variable: online purchases.
Burned over much of their bodies, they walked to a neighbor near Chisholm, Minn., and waited for help.
Ramsey County and Arden Hills have disagreed over how much and what kind of housing should be built at the site, known as Rice Creek Commons.
Adam Johnson, who was a hockey standout at Hibbing and Minnesota Duluth, died when a player's skate slashed his neck during a game on Saturday in an England hockey league.
At least four of St. Paul's seven City Council seats are certain to change hands this November, because the incumbents aren't running again. That includes…
Yang, who was the youngest member — and first Hmong woman — ever elected to the St. Paul City Council in 2019, hopes to keep advocating for progressive policies.
Maplewood, North St. Paul, Cottage Grove and Newport residents can order free food scrap bags.
The staffer involved was fired the day after the incident over behavior a supervisor called "way outside" the use-of-force policy for the facility.
A driver was arrested Friday on suspicion of DWI after he allegedly hit a construction worker in the right shoulder of Interstate 35 near Hinckley…
A pop-up marketplace was designed to build excitement for the site, which could include a charter school, wellness center, event center, food court, housing and a kids zone.
Neighborhood leaders say the shopping center's shabby appearance perpetuates neighborhood stereotypes. Sun Ray's owners say they are working on improvements — and plan to redesign the center's prominent sign.
A 39-year-old man was being held on charges of attempted murder, domestic assault with a firearm and fourth-degree assault on a peace officer.
Groups of runners opted to run the marathon and 10-mile courses despite the Twin Cities Marathon being canceled by the weather weather. "Let's see how far we can go in the heat," one said.
Police believe the death was an "isolated incident with no outstanding threat to the community."
A man was found unresponsive with gunshot wounds and pronounced dead early Sunday morning in the Battle Creek neighborhood.
The renovations will improve noise an accessibility issues for the library, which has been closed for several months for renovations.
Emma Krumbee's in Belle Plaine and Victoria Valley Orchard in Shoreview both closed before this fall's harvest.
"We're still in a major drought," said Kenny Blumenfeld, senior climatologist with the Minnesota State Climatology Office.
Ramsey County votes to spend $6 million in state public safety money on bail reform, jail calls and more
The money is part of a $300 million state funding package for public safety initiatives in local government.
Ahvo Taipale, who sold his Finn Sisu shop to employees, plans a winter of skiing ahead.
"There's a lot of work that needs to happen," County Attorney John Choi said at a recent training.
The NWS is expecting widely scattered showers in the area through Sunday and possibly into Monday evening.
No foul play is suspected, according to the Crow Wing County Sheriff's Department.
The city is asking for resident input as it mulls changes.
A Ramsey County judge found a Minneapolis man not guilty of three killings in St. Paul in 2022.The three victims — Angelica Gonzales, 33; Cory…
She is thought to have been walking in traffic lanes in the dark when she was struck; the drivers are cooperating with police.
Fire departments across the Twin Cities suburbs are seeking to increase their ranks and build new stations in response to rising call volumes.
The tenants are accusing their landlord of consumer fraud.
Residents would not see changes to their services, but the contract would mean pricing changes for some.
Voters will head to the polls Nov. 7 to elect a mayor to serve the last year of Al Hull's term.
The Cafe Meow opens its new location Saturday.
A car fire Tuesday evening spread to the multi-family building.
County Manager Ryan O'Connor submitted his $813.4 million 2024 budget to the County Board, which will finalize it in December.