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2 St. Paul men, convicted felons, charged federally after guns found hidden in car

2 St. Paul men, convicted felons, charged federally after guns found hidden in car

When police pulled over a vehicle in St. Paul several months ago, officers found loaded guns under the driver’s and passenger’s seats. They arrested two men who were in the car and are … Read full article: 2 St. Paul men, convicted felons, charge...→

2 St. Paul men, convicted felons, charged federally after guns found hidden in car

2 St. Paul men, convicted felons, charged federally after guns found hidden in car

When police pulled over a vehicle in St. Paul several months ago, officers found loaded guns under the driver’s and passenger’s seats. They arrested two men who were in the car and are … Read full article: 2 St. Paul men, convicted felons, charge...→

She’s a contestant in the World’s Strongest Firefighter competition and wants to make St. Paul proud

She’s a contestant in the World’s Strongest Firefighter competition and wants to make St. Paul proud

A St. Paul firefighter is one of 10 people taking part in the World’s Strongest Firefighter competition Saturday and she’s the only woman, but Sarah Reasoner’s focus is on making … Read full article: She’s a contestant in the World’s Strong...→

St. Paul shop owner spots stolen items on Facebook; is run over while meeting ‘seller’ to get them back, say charges

St. Paul shop owner spots stolen items on Facebook; is run over while meeting ‘seller’ to get them back, say charges

The man killed in the Blaine Target parking lot Wednesday was run over while trying to get back items that were stolen from his St. Paul transmission shop and being sold on Facebook Marketplace, ac… Read full article: St. Paul shop owner spots stolen items o...→

Florida Supreme Court sides with DeSantis, rules convicted felons must pay off fines before voting

Florida Supreme Court sides with DeSantis, rules convicted felons must pay off fines before voting

Florida's Supreme Court has sided with Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis by ruling that some convicted felons should be required to pay off any fines or fees before they can regain their right to vote. Read full article: Florida Supreme Court sides with DeSanti...→

Former South St. Paul AD Pete Veldman dies at 86

Former South St. Paul AD Pete Veldman dies at 86

The heart and head of South St. Paul High School’s wildly successful athletic department for three decades, Pete Veldman passed away Tuesday at age 86. A native of Hollandale, Minn., Veldman won a … Read full article: Former South St. Paul AD Pete Veldman di...→

Wrongfully convicted men urge compensation reforms in Md. | WTOP

Wrongfully convicted men urge compensation reforms in Md. | WTOP

Wrongfully convicted men who collectively spent more than 200 years in prison for crimes they did not commit are urging Maryland lawmakers to support reforms to prevent and address wrongful convictions. Read full article: Wrongfully convicted men urge compensati...→

Study Of St. Paul Police Department Calls For Hiring Of More Than 100 People

Study Of St. Paul Police Department Calls For Hiring Of More Than 100 People

In a statement, Police Chief Axtell said the department will use the study as a guide moving forward. Read full article: Study Of St. Paul Police Department Call...→

Second man charged in fatal shooting outside Johnny Baby’s bar in St. Paul

Second man charged in fatal shooting outside Johnny Baby’s bar in St. Paul

A second man has been implicated in the fatal shooting of a 31-year-old outside a St. Paul bar during the early morning hours of New Year’s Day. Zollie Shamual Brown, 42, of Minneapolis, was charge… Read full article: Second man charged in fatal shooting out...→

Minneapolis-St. Paul cross-country skiing: 10 great destinations

Minneapolis-St. Paul cross-country skiing: 10 great destinations

Here’s a selection of the many parks in the Twin Cities metro that groom at least a portion of their trails for cross-country skiing. With more than 100 miles of ski trails in these 10 parks … Read full article: Minneapolis-St. Paul cross-country skiin...→

Soucheray: Mayor Carter’s vision for St. Paul is an expensive one

In St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter’s dizzying run up of city spending there is, beneath the layers of college savings accounts, financial empowerment initiatives and the ever-growing mayoral Cabinet, … Read full article: Soucheray: Mayor Carter’s vision for St....→

Mother of St. Paul rapper Alexis ‘Lexii Alijai’ Lynch says death is under police investigation

Mother of St. Paul rapper Alexis ‘Lexii Alijai’ Lynch says death is under police investigation

Jessica Lynch, mother of St. Paul rapper Alexis “Lexii Alijai” Lynch, said the cause of her daughter’s death remains under investigation by Minneapolis Police. “I have to wa… Read full article: Mother of St. Paul rapper Alexis ‘Lexii ...→

2 men in Ireland charged with hijacking minibus carrying 3 passengers, reports say

2 men in Ireland charged with hijacking minibus carrying 3 passengers, reports say

Two men in Ireland were charged Thursday in connection with the hijacking of a minibus carrying three passengers at Dublin Airport that crossed into the northern border and gave way to a police chase, according to reports. Read full article: 2 men in Ireland charged with hijacking ...→

Oakdale water consultants moving HQ, 33 employees to St. Paul

A team of environmental consultants and water resource engineers is moving its headquarters from Oakdale to St. Paul’s Green Line corridor. On Wednesday, the St. Paul City Council met as the … Read full article: Oakdale water consultants moving HQ, 33 ...→

St. Paul marked most homicides in 25+ years, yet violent crime overall was lowest in those 2 decades

St. Paul marked most homicides in 25+ years, yet violent crime overall was lowest in those 2 decades

Even as homicides rose in St. Paul last year to numbers not seen in more than 25 years, other types of crime were falling. The result was the overall lowest violent crime statistics in the city sin… Read full article: St. Paul marked most homicides in 25+ ye...→

Gunman robbed St. Paul motorist after following him from gas station, charges say

Gunman robbed St. Paul motorist after following him from gas station, charges say

An Eden Prairie man climbed into the back seat of an SUV parked outside a home in St. Paul’s Payne-Phalen neighborhood last fall and told the vehicle’s driver not to move. As the driver tried to fl… Read full article: Gunman robbed St. Paul motorist after fo...→

Toni Carter, mother of St. Paul mayor, to lead Ramsey County board in 2020, 2021

Toni Carter, mother of St. Paul mayor, to lead Ramsey County board in 2020, 2021

Ramsey County Commissioner Toni Carter will chair the seven-member county board for the next two years, again making history for her roles in county government. Carter, who in 2005 became the first… Read full article: Toni Carter, mother of St. Paul mayor, t...→

St. Paul snow emergency declared as storm sweeps across region, fouling highways and disrupting air travel

St. Paul snow emergency declared as storm sweeps across region, fouling highways and disrupting air travel

The city of St. Paul has declared a snow emergency after a winter storm hit the Twin Cities on Friday afternoon and continued into much of the night, dropping about 5 inches of snow at the Minneapo… Read full article: St. Paul snow emergency declared as stor...→

Man charged with serious assault against daughter, 3, in St. Paul, which may have come when she ‘interfered’ with his video game

After a 3-year-old girl’s parents brought her to the hospital in St. Paul and she was found to be in serious condition with a lacerated pancreas, police asked her father what happened. Calvin… Read full article: Man charged with serious assault against...→

St. Paul murder charge: Man upset about facial tattoos jokes punched cousin who intervened; she died of head injuries

A 32-year-old who was upset about a man making fun of his facial tattoos assaulted him with the flat side of a machete, according to criminal charges filed Friday. When his cousin stepped between t… Read full article: St. Paul murder charge: Man upset about ...→

A new entertainment district on Allianz Field’s Great Lawn in St. Paul would allow outdoor alcohol during events

A new entertainment district on Allianz Field’s Great Lawn in St. Paul would allow outdoor alcohol during events

At Allianz Field, the burgeoning park area fronting the soccer stadium’s brew hall may soon enjoy relaxed rules around alcohol consumption during block party-style events. The St. Paul City C… Read full article: A new entertainment district on Allianz ...→

Got a big water meter? Expect some savings: St. Paul Regional Water settles one-inch meter lawsuit with $1.5 million repayment fund

Got a big water meter? Expect some savings: St. Paul Regional Water settles one-inch meter lawsuit with $1.5 million repayment fund

More than 5,000 St. Paul homeowners who have one-inch water meters will be getting a major rebate off their water bills in 2020. And some former customers can expect a check in the mail as part of … Read full article: Got a big water meter? Expect some savin...→

This is just a drill: Military, public safety conducting training Thursday at Allianz Field in St. Paul

This is just a drill: Military, public safety conducting training Thursday at Allianz Field in St. Paul

Military and public safety vehicles were expected to be at Allianz Field in St. Paul on Thursday. Not for an emergency, but for training. “The public is to be reassured that this IS a large-s… Read full article: This is just a drill: Military, public s...→

West St. Paul ice arena may be in line for an expansion

West St. Paul ice arena may be in line for an expansion

Once on life support and nearly left for dead, West St. Paul’s ice arena now could get $2.3 million more in upgrades. To help fund an expansion of the John V. Hoene Ice Arena for high school locker… Read full article: West St. Paul ice arena may be in line f...→

St. Louis woman charged with smothering her newborn twins

St. Louis woman charged with smothering her newborn twins

A St. Louis woman is facing murder charges for allegedly smothering her newborn twins — and then lying about it to police, authorities said. Maya Caston, 25, claimed to St. Louis County polic… Read full article: St. Louis woman charged with smothering ...→

Rosario: St. Paul college-savings effort is a pipe dream if early learning gap persists

Rosario: St. Paul college-savings effort is a pipe dream if early learning gap persists

It sounds bold, innovative, promising and idealistically noble in intent and almost makes me wish to be reborn in the Saintly City. But I’m a strong believer in investing big on the front end of a … Read full article: Rosario: St. Paul college-savings effort...→

Getting steamed: Mega-plume blossoms in cold weather at St. Paul energy plant

Getting steamed: Mega-plume blossoms in cold weather at St. Paul energy plant

Almost everyone in the metro area has seen St. Paul’s largest thermometer. The enormous plume from the St. Paul District Energy plant rises and falls with every change in temperature. On a co… Read full article: Getting steamed: Mega-plume blossoms in ...→

St. Paul: Two affordable housing projects move forward on Prosperity Avenue, Rice Street

St. Paul: Two affordable housing projects move forward on Prosperity Avenue, Rice Street

Developers are moving forward with two affordable housing development on St. Paul’s East Side and in the North End. Operating under the title Rice Street Partners, Phoenix Development and non… Read full article: St. Paul: Two affordable housing project...→

St. Paul College student who threatened violence on Facebook when he couldn’t find classroom sentenced to probation

St. Paul College student who threatened violence on Facebook when he couldn’t find classroom sentenced to probation

A St. Paul community college student who threatened to “grab a shotgun” and shoot two women in the face when he couldn’t find the right classroom on the first day of school was placed on probation.… Read full article: St. Paul College student who threatened ...→

St. Paul man gets probation in bank robberies that supported his gambling addiction

A St. Paul man was sentenced to three years of probation for stealing thousands of dollars from local bank branches to feed his gambling addiction. Ramsey County District Judge George Stephenson ha… Read full article: St. Paul man gets probation in bank robb...→

Marny Xiong selected to chair St. Paul school board

Marny Xiong selected to chair St. Paul school board

The St. Paul school board named Marny Xiong its chairwoman Tuesday evening after swearing in two new members. Xiong, 30, is the child of Hmong immigrants and a former St. Paul district student who … Read full article: Marny Xiong selected to chair St. Paul s...→

Man who shot two South St. Paul police officers outside group home gets 20 years in custody

Man who shot two South St. Paul police officers outside group home gets 20 years in custody

A South St. Paul man with a history of mental illness was sentenced Tuesday to 20 years in custody for shooting two police officers. Dustin Allen Bilderback, 34, pleaded guilty in October to two co… Read full article: Man who shot two South St. Paul police o...→

Harvard men skate off with 3-1 win over St. Lawrence

Harvard men skate off with 3-1 win over St. Lawrence

Harvard’s 3-1 victory Friday night over a stubborn St. Lawrence team that was clearly better than its record resembled an elimination bracket contest — with the main protagonists on tap… Read full article: Harvard men skate off with 3-1 win over ...→

2020 St. Paul Winter Carnival buttons unveiled

2020 St. Paul Winter Carnival buttons unveiled

The designs for the four 2020 St. Paul Winter Carnival buttons were unveiled Saturday. They include King Boreas and Vulcanus Rex playing hockey, curling in front of Landmark Center, a fisherman ice… Read full article: 2020 St. Paul Winter Carnival buttons un...→

St. Paul mandates that owners of large buildings monitor their energy, water use

St. Paul mandates that owners of large buildings monitor their energy, water use

A proposal before the St. Paul City Council would make both water and energy monitoring the law for owners of large buildings. Read full article: St. Paul mandates that owners of large b...→

Here are this year’s Martin Luther King Jr. Day events in St. Paul and Minneapolis

Here are this year’s Martin Luther King Jr. Day events in St. Paul and Minneapolis

Here is a roundup of Minneapolis and St. Paul events commemorating Martin Luther King Jr. Day this year. SATURDAY, JAN. 18 St. Paul. The VocalEssence Together We Sing Festival is a staple of the Mi… Read full article: Here are this year’s Martin Luther King ...→

Luke Bryan announces new album and tour that’ll bring him to St. Paul in September

Luke Bryan announces new album and tour that’ll bring him to St. Paul in September

Country star Luke Bryan will return to Xcel Energy Center on Sept. 25. It will be the first time he headlines the St. Paul hockey arena in more than six years. Ticket details will be announced soon… Read full article: Luke Bryan announces new album and tour ...→

St. Paul man who shot auto theft suspect he discovered in his yard sentenced to probation

St. Paul man who shot auto theft suspect he discovered in his yard sentenced to probation

A St. Paul man who shot an auto theft suspect who walked into his yard was sentenced to three years of probation. Ramsey County District Judge George Stephenson also ordered Vincent Nesta Trotter t… Read full article: St. Paul man who shot auto theft suspect...→

Activists: St. Paul should freeze police department’s budget ‘until we see an end to … disgraceful acts’

Activists: St. Paul should freeze police department’s budget ‘until we see an end to … disgraceful acts’

Activist groups called on the St. Paul City Council Tuesday to freeze the police department’s budget, pointing to settlements paid over the last decade in lawsuits claiming excessive force an… Read full article: Activists: St. Paul should freeze police...→

St. Paul Police study: 100 more employees needed to respond to 911 calls quickly, keep up with investigations

St. Paul Police study: 100 more employees needed to respond to 911 calls quickly, keep up with investigations

The St. Paul Police Department needs 103 more employees, mostly officers, a staffing study released Monday concludes. The City Council requested the study and St. Paul Police Cmdr. Jack Serier, who… Read full article: St. Paul Police study: 100 more employee...→

St. Louis County Mom Maya Caston Charged With Murdering Twin Babies

St. Louis County Mom Maya Caston Charged With Murdering Twin Babies

A 25-year-old St. Louis County mom killed her twin newborns, and then lied to police to cover it up, authorities say. Maya Caston called police... Read full article: St. Louis County Mom Maya Caston Charged...→

Two Clayton men charged in connection to Contra Costa County residential burglaries

Two Clayton men charged in connection to Contra Costa County residential burglaries

Two men were charged with first-degree burglary in Contra Costa after they were linked to at least six residential burglaries in Alamo and Orinda Read full article: Two Clayton men charged in connection to...→

Tina Fey and Oprah Winfrey, in town for St. Paul event, toss their hats next to Minneapolis Mary Tyler Moore statue

One of Oprah Winfrey’s first stops in the Twin Cities Friday was to the Mary Tyler Moore statue in Minneapolis, where she and actress Tina Fey threw their hats into the air as a tribute to th… Read full article: Tina Fey and Oprah Winfrey, in town for ...→

‘No one deserves to die like this,’ says family of man fatally shot outside his work in St. Paul

Why was Antonio España Estrada fatally shot as he left work at a St. Paul warehouse the day after Christmas? Though a former co-worker is charged in the murder of the 37-year-old, his death is a my… Read full article: ‘No one deserves to die like this,’ says...→

St. Paul man who forgot to pull down his mask during Roseville robbery sentenced to probation

A St. Paul man who forgot to pull down his mask during a robbery of a Dollar Tree in Roseville last Christmas Eve was sentenced to three years probation for the crime. Ramsey County District Judge … Read full article: St. Paul man who forgot to pull down his...→

Despite 30 Homicides In 2019, St. Paul Records 25-Year Low In Violent Crime

Despite 30 Homicides In 2019, St. Paul Records 25-Year Low In Violent Crime

Although St. Paul recorded 30 homicides in 2019, police statistics from last year show that violent crime in the capitol city was at a quarter century low. Read full article: Despite 30 Homicides In 2019, St. Paul R...→

Girl, 13, Charged With Stabbing 12-Year-Old Boy At St. Paul's Community Of Peace Academy

Girl, 13, Charged With Stabbing 12-Year-Old Boy At St. Paul's Community Of Peace Academy

The Ramsey County Attorney's office says 13-year-old girl faces criminal charges in connection to a stabbing at a St. Paul school. Read full article: Girl, 13, Charged With Stabbing 12-Year-...→

Lawmaker’s Job With St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter Raises Ethics Questions

Lawmaker’s Job With St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter Raises Ethics Questions

Jessica Levinson, a professor at Loyola Law School who studies ethics in politics, said the case highlights a complex web of issues. Read full article: Lawmaker’s Job With St. Paul Mayor Melvi...→

Harvard men skate off with 3-1 win over St. Lawrence

Harvard men skate off with 3-1 win over St. Lawrence

Harvard’s 3-1 victory Friday night over a stubborn St. Lawrence team that was clearly better than its record resembled an elimination bracket contest — with the main protagonists on tap… Read full article: Harvard men skate off with 3-1 win over ...→

Man charged with serious assault against daughter, 3, in St. Paul, which may have come when she ‘interfered’ with his video game

After a 3-year-old girl’s parents brought her to the hospital in St. Paul and she was found to be in serious condition with a lacerated pancreas, police asked her father what happened. Calvin… Read full article: Man charged with serious assault against...→

St. Paul shop owner spots stolen items on Facebook; is run over while meeting ‘seller’ to get them back, say charges

St. Paul shop owner spots stolen items on Facebook; is run over while meeting ‘seller’ to get them back, say charges

The man killed in the Blaine Target parking lot Wednesday was run over while trying to get back items that were stolen from his St. Paul transmission shop and being sold on Facebook Marketplace, ac… Read full article: St. Paul shop owner spots stolen items o...→

St. Paul mandates that owners of large buildings monitor their energy, water use

St. Paul mandates that owners of large buildings monitor their energy, water use

A proposal before the St. Paul City Council would make both water and energy monitoring the law for owners of large buildings. Read full article: St. Paul mandates that owners of large b...→

A new entertainment district on Allianz Field’s Great Lawn in St. Paul would allow outdoor alcohol during events

A new entertainment district on Allianz Field’s Great Lawn in St. Paul would allow outdoor alcohol during events

At Allianz Field, the burgeoning park area fronting the soccer stadium’s brew hall may soon enjoy relaxed rules around alcohol consumption during block party-style events. The St. Paul City C… Read full article: A new entertainment district on Allianz ...→

Luke Bryan announces new album and tour that’ll bring him to St. Paul in September

Luke Bryan announces new album and tour that’ll bring him to St. Paul in September

Country star Luke Bryan will return to Xcel Energy Center on Sept. 25. It will be the first time he headlines the St. Paul hockey arena in more than six years. Ticket details will be announced soon… Read full article: Luke Bryan announces new album and tour ...→

This is just a drill: Military, public safety conducting training Thursday at Allianz Field in St. Paul

This is just a drill: Military, public safety conducting training Thursday at Allianz Field in St. Paul

Military and public safety vehicles were expected to be at Allianz Field in St. Paul on Thursday. Not for an emergency, but for training. “The public is to be reassured that this IS a large-s… Read full article: This is just a drill: Military, public s...→

Wrongfully convicted men urge compensation reforms in Md. | WTOP

Wrongfully convicted men urge compensation reforms in Md. | WTOP

Wrongfully convicted men who collectively spent more than 200 years in prison for crimes they did not commit are urging Maryland lawmakers to support reforms to prevent and address wrongful convictions. Read full article: Wrongfully convicted men urge compensati...→

Activists: St. Paul should freeze police department’s budget ‘until we see an end to … disgraceful acts’

Activists: St. Paul should freeze police department’s budget ‘until we see an end to … disgraceful acts’

Activist groups called on the St. Paul City Council Tuesday to freeze the police department’s budget, pointing to settlements paid over the last decade in lawsuits claiming excessive force an… Read full article: Activists: St. Paul should freeze police...→

Second man charged in fatal shooting outside Johnny Baby’s bar in St. Paul

Second man charged in fatal shooting outside Johnny Baby’s bar in St. Paul

A second man has been implicated in the fatal shooting of a 31-year-old outside a St. Paul bar during the early morning hours of New Year’s Day. Zollie Shamual Brown, 42, of Minneapolis, was charge… Read full article: Second man charged in fatal shooting out...→

St. Louis County Mom Maya Caston Charged With Murdering Twin Babies

St. Louis County Mom Maya Caston Charged With Murdering Twin Babies

A 25-year-old St. Louis County mom killed her twin newborns, and then lied to police to cover it up, authorities say. Maya Caston called police... Read full article: St. Louis County Mom Maya Caston Charged...→

Rosario: St. Paul college-savings effort is a pipe dream if early learning gap persists

Rosario: St. Paul college-savings effort is a pipe dream if early learning gap persists

It sounds bold, innovative, promising and idealistically noble in intent and almost makes me wish to be reborn in the Saintly City. But I’m a strong believer in investing big on the front end of a … Read full article: Rosario: St. Paul college-savings effort...→

Soucheray: Mayor Carter’s vision for St. Paul is an expensive one

In St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter’s dizzying run up of city spending there is, beneath the layers of college savings accounts, financial empowerment initiatives and the ever-growing mayoral Cabinet, … Read full article: Soucheray: Mayor Carter’s vision for St....→

Tina Fey and Oprah Winfrey, in town for St. Paul event, toss their hats next to Minneapolis Mary Tyler Moore statue

One of Oprah Winfrey’s first stops in the Twin Cities Friday was to the Mary Tyler Moore statue in Minneapolis, where she and actress Tina Fey threw their hats into the air as a tribute to th… Read full article: Tina Fey and Oprah Winfrey, in town for ...→

St. Paul: Two affordable housing projects move forward on Prosperity Avenue, Rice Street

St. Paul: Two affordable housing projects move forward on Prosperity Avenue, Rice Street

Developers are moving forward with two affordable housing development on St. Paul’s East Side and in the North End. Operating under the title Rice Street Partners, Phoenix Development and non… Read full article: St. Paul: Two affordable housing project...→

2 men in Ireland charged with hijacking minibus carrying 3 passengers, reports say

2 men in Ireland charged with hijacking minibus carrying 3 passengers, reports say

Two men in Ireland were charged Thursday in connection with the hijacking of a minibus carrying three passengers at Dublin Airport that crossed into the northern border and gave way to a police chase, according to reports. Read full article: 2 men in Ireland charged with hijacking ...→

St. Paul man who forgot to pull down his mask during Roseville robbery sentenced to probation

A St. Paul man who forgot to pull down his mask during a robbery of a Dollar Tree in Roseville last Christmas Eve was sentenced to three years probation for the crime. Ramsey County District Judge … Read full article: St. Paul man who forgot to pull down his...→

St. Paul man gets probation in bank robberies that supported his gambling addiction

A St. Paul man was sentenced to three years of probation for stealing thousands of dollars from local bank branches to feed his gambling addiction. Ramsey County District Judge George Stephenson ha… Read full article: St. Paul man gets probation in bank robb...→

St. Paul marked most homicides in 25+ years, yet violent crime overall was lowest in those 2 decades

St. Paul marked most homicides in 25+ years, yet violent crime overall was lowest in those 2 decades

Even as homicides rose in St. Paul last year to numbers not seen in more than 25 years, other types of crime were falling. The result was the overall lowest violent crime statistics in the city sin… Read full article: St. Paul marked most homicides in 25+ ye...→

Girl, 13, Charged With Stabbing 12-Year-Old Boy At St. Paul's Community Of Peace Academy

Girl, 13, Charged With Stabbing 12-Year-Old Boy At St. Paul's Community Of Peace Academy

The Ramsey County Attorney's office says 13-year-old girl faces criminal charges in connection to a stabbing at a St. Paul school. Read full article: Girl, 13, Charged With Stabbing 12-Year-...→

Man who shot two South St. Paul police officers outside group home gets 20 years in custody

Man who shot two South St. Paul police officers outside group home gets 20 years in custody

A South St. Paul man with a history of mental illness was sentenced Tuesday to 20 years in custody for shooting two police officers. Dustin Allen Bilderback, 34, pleaded guilty in October to two co… Read full article: Man who shot two South St. Paul police o...→

Toni Carter, mother of St. Paul mayor, to lead Ramsey County board in 2020, 2021

Toni Carter, mother of St. Paul mayor, to lead Ramsey County board in 2020, 2021

Ramsey County Commissioner Toni Carter will chair the seven-member county board for the next two years, again making history for her roles in county government. Carter, who in 2005 became the first… Read full article: Toni Carter, mother of St. Paul mayor, t...→

St. Paul snow emergency declared as storm sweeps across region, fouling highways and disrupting air travel

St. Paul snow emergency declared as storm sweeps across region, fouling highways and disrupting air travel

The city of St. Paul has declared a snow emergency after a winter storm hit the Twin Cities on Friday afternoon and continued into much of the night, dropping about 5 inches of snow at the Minneapo… Read full article: St. Paul snow emergency declared as stor...→

She’s a contestant in the World’s Strongest Firefighter competition and wants to make St. Paul proud

She’s a contestant in the World’s Strongest Firefighter competition and wants to make St. Paul proud

A St. Paul firefighter is one of 10 people taking part in the World’s Strongest Firefighter competition Saturday and she’s the only woman, but Sarah Reasoner’s focus is on making … Read full article: She’s a contestant in the World’s Strong...→

2020 St. Paul Winter Carnival buttons unveiled

2020 St. Paul Winter Carnival buttons unveiled

The designs for the four 2020 St. Paul Winter Carnival buttons were unveiled Saturday. They include King Boreas and Vulcanus Rex playing hockey, curling in front of Landmark Center, a fisherman ice… Read full article: 2020 St. Paul Winter Carnival buttons un...→

St. Paul murder charge: Man upset about facial tattoos jokes punched cousin who intervened; she died of head injuries

A 32-year-old who was upset about a man making fun of his facial tattoos assaulted him with the flat side of a machete, according to criminal charges filed Friday. When his cousin stepped between t… Read full article: St. Paul murder charge: Man upset about ...→

Florida Supreme Court sides with DeSantis, rules convicted felons must pay off fines before voting

Florida Supreme Court sides with DeSantis, rules convicted felons must pay off fines before voting

Florida's Supreme Court has sided with Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis by ruling that some convicted felons should be required to pay off any fines or fees before they can regain their right to vote. Read full article: Florida Supreme Court sides with DeSanti...→

Here are this year’s Martin Luther King Jr. Day events in St. Paul and Minneapolis

Here are this year’s Martin Luther King Jr. Day events in St. Paul and Minneapolis

Here is a roundup of Minneapolis and St. Paul events commemorating Martin Luther King Jr. Day this year. SATURDAY, JAN. 18 St. Paul. The VocalEssence Together We Sing Festival is a staple of the Mi… Read full article: Here are this year’s Martin Luther King ...→

Got a big water meter? Expect some savings: St. Paul Regional Water settles one-inch meter lawsuit with $1.5 million repayment fund

Got a big water meter? Expect some savings: St. Paul Regional Water settles one-inch meter lawsuit with $1.5 million repayment fund

More than 5,000 St. Paul homeowners who have one-inch water meters will be getting a major rebate off their water bills in 2020. And some former customers can expect a check in the mail as part of … Read full article: Got a big water meter? Expect some savin...→

Former South St. Paul AD Pete Veldman dies at 86

Former South St. Paul AD Pete Veldman dies at 86

The heart and head of South St. Paul High School’s wildly successful athletic department for three decades, Pete Veldman passed away Tuesday at age 86. A native of Hollandale, Minn., Veldman won a … Read full article: Former South St. Paul AD Pete Veldman di...→

St. Paul man who shot auto theft suspect he discovered in his yard sentenced to probation

St. Paul man who shot auto theft suspect he discovered in his yard sentenced to probation

A St. Paul man who shot an auto theft suspect who walked into his yard was sentenced to three years of probation. Ramsey County District Judge George Stephenson also ordered Vincent Nesta Trotter t… Read full article: St. Paul man who shot auto theft suspect...→

West St. Paul ice arena may be in line for an expansion

West St. Paul ice arena may be in line for an expansion

Once on life support and nearly left for dead, West St. Paul’s ice arena now could get $2.3 million more in upgrades. To help fund an expansion of the John V. Hoene Ice Arena for high school locker… Read full article: West St. Paul ice arena may be in line f...→

Study Of St. Paul Police Department Calls For Hiring Of More Than 100 People

Study Of St. Paul Police Department Calls For Hiring Of More Than 100 People

In a statement, Police Chief Axtell said the department will use the study as a guide moving forward. Read full article: Study Of St. Paul Police Department Call...→

St. Paul Police study: 100 more employees needed to respond to 911 calls quickly, keep up with investigations

St. Paul Police study: 100 more employees needed to respond to 911 calls quickly, keep up with investigations

The St. Paul Police Department needs 103 more employees, mostly officers, a staffing study released Monday concludes. The City Council requested the study and St. Paul Police Cmdr. Jack Serier, who… Read full article: St. Paul Police study: 100 more employee...→

St. Louis woman charged with smothering her newborn twins

St. Louis woman charged with smothering her newborn twins

A St. Louis woman is facing murder charges for allegedly smothering her newborn twins — and then lying about it to police, authorities said. Maya Caston, 25, claimed to St. Louis County polic… Read full article: St. Louis woman charged with smothering ...→

Minneapolis-St. Paul cross-country skiing: 10 great destinations

Minneapolis-St. Paul cross-country skiing: 10 great destinations

Here’s a selection of the many parks in the Twin Cities metro that groom at least a portion of their trails for cross-country skiing. With more than 100 miles of ski trails in these 10 parks … Read full article: Minneapolis-St. Paul cross-country skiin...→

Two Clayton men charged in connection to Contra Costa County residential burglaries

Two Clayton men charged in connection to Contra Costa County residential burglaries

Two men were charged with first-degree burglary in Contra Costa after they were linked to at least six residential burglaries in Alamo and Orinda Read full article: Two Clayton men charged in connection to...→

Getting steamed: Mega-plume blossoms in cold weather at St. Paul energy plant

Getting steamed: Mega-plume blossoms in cold weather at St. Paul energy plant

Almost everyone in the metro area has seen St. Paul’s largest thermometer. The enormous plume from the St. Paul District Energy plant rises and falls with every change in temperature. On a co… Read full article: Getting steamed: Mega-plume blossoms in ...→

Mother of St. Paul rapper Alexis ‘Lexii Alijai’ Lynch says death is under police investigation

Mother of St. Paul rapper Alexis ‘Lexii Alijai’ Lynch says death is under police investigation

Jessica Lynch, mother of St. Paul rapper Alexis “Lexii Alijai” Lynch, said the cause of her daughter’s death remains under investigation by Minneapolis Police. “I have to wa… Read full article: Mother of St. Paul rapper Alexis ‘Lexii ...→

‘No one deserves to die like this,’ says family of man fatally shot outside his work in St. Paul

Why was Antonio España Estrada fatally shot as he left work at a St. Paul warehouse the day after Christmas? Though a former co-worker is charged in the murder of the 37-year-old, his death is a my… Read full article: ‘No one deserves to die like this,’ says...→

St. Paul College student who threatened violence on Facebook when he couldn’t find classroom sentenced to probation

St. Paul College student who threatened violence on Facebook when he couldn’t find classroom sentenced to probation

A St. Paul community college student who threatened to “grab a shotgun” and shoot two women in the face when he couldn’t find the right classroom on the first day of school was placed on probation.… Read full article: St. Paul College student who threatened ...→

Oakdale water consultants moving HQ, 33 employees to St. Paul

A team of environmental consultants and water resource engineers is moving its headquarters from Oakdale to St. Paul’s Green Line corridor. On Wednesday, the St. Paul City Council met as the … Read full article: Oakdale water consultants moving HQ, 33 ...→

Despite 30 Homicides In 2019, St. Paul Records 25-Year Low In Violent Crime

Despite 30 Homicides In 2019, St. Paul Records 25-Year Low In Violent Crime

Although St. Paul recorded 30 homicides in 2019, police statistics from last year show that violent crime in the capitol city was at a quarter century low. Read full article: Despite 30 Homicides In 2019, St. Paul R...→

Marny Xiong selected to chair St. Paul school board

Marny Xiong selected to chair St. Paul school board

The St. Paul school board named Marny Xiong its chairwoman Tuesday evening after swearing in two new members. Xiong, 30, is the child of Hmong immigrants and a former St. Paul district student who … Read full article: Marny Xiong selected to chair St. Paul s...→

Gunman robbed St. Paul motorist after following him from gas station, charges say

Gunman robbed St. Paul motorist after following him from gas station, charges say

An Eden Prairie man climbed into the back seat of an SUV parked outside a home in St. Paul’s Payne-Phalen neighborhood last fall and told the vehicle’s driver not to move. As the driver tried to fl… Read full article: Gunman robbed St. Paul motorist after fo...→

Lawmaker’s Job With St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter Raises Ethics Questions

Lawmaker’s Job With St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter Raises Ethics Questions

Jessica Levinson, a professor at Loyola Law School who studies ethics in politics, said the case highlights a complex web of issues. Read full article: Lawmaker’s Job With St. Paul Mayor Melvi...→

St. Paul snow emergency declared as storm sweeps across region, fouling highways and disrupting air travel

St. Paul snow emergency declared as storm sweeps across region, fouling highways and disrupting air travel

The city of St. Paul has declared a snow emergency after a winter storm hit the Twin Cities on Friday afternoon and continued into much of the night, dropping about 5 inches of snow at the Minneapo… Read full article: St. Paul snow emergency declared as stor...→

Harvard men skate off with 3-1 win over St. Lawrence

Harvard men skate off with 3-1 win over St. Lawrence

Harvard’s 3-1 victory Friday night over a stubborn St. Lawrence team that was clearly better than its record resembled an elimination bracket contest — with the main protagonists on tap… Read full article: Harvard men skate off with 3-1 win over ...→

She’s a contestant in the World’s Strongest Firefighter competition and wants to make St. Paul proud

She’s a contestant in the World’s Strongest Firefighter competition and wants to make St. Paul proud

A St. Paul firefighter is one of 10 people taking part in the World’s Strongest Firefighter competition Saturday and she’s the only woman, but Sarah Reasoner’s focus is on making … Read full article: She’s a contestant in the World’s Strong...→

Man charged with serious assault against daughter, 3, in St. Paul, which may have come when she ‘interfered’ with his video game

After a 3-year-old girl’s parents brought her to the hospital in St. Paul and she was found to be in serious condition with a lacerated pancreas, police asked her father what happened. Calvin… Read full article: Man charged with serious assault against...→

2020 St. Paul Winter Carnival buttons unveiled

2020 St. Paul Winter Carnival buttons unveiled

The designs for the four 2020 St. Paul Winter Carnival buttons were unveiled Saturday. They include King Boreas and Vulcanus Rex playing hockey, curling in front of Landmark Center, a fisherman ice… Read full article: 2020 St. Paul Winter Carnival buttons un...→

St. Paul shop owner spots stolen items on Facebook; is run over while meeting ‘seller’ to get them back, say charges

St. Paul shop owner spots stolen items on Facebook; is run over while meeting ‘seller’ to get them back, say charges

The man killed in the Blaine Target parking lot Wednesday was run over while trying to get back items that were stolen from his St. Paul transmission shop and being sold on Facebook Marketplace, ac… Read full article: St. Paul shop owner spots stolen items o...→

St. Paul murder charge: Man upset about facial tattoos jokes punched cousin who intervened; she died of head injuries

A 32-year-old who was upset about a man making fun of his facial tattoos assaulted him with the flat side of a machete, according to criminal charges filed Friday. When his cousin stepped between t… Read full article: St. Paul murder charge: Man upset about ...→

St. Paul mandates that owners of large buildings monitor their energy, water use

St. Paul mandates that owners of large buildings monitor their energy, water use

A proposal before the St. Paul City Council would make both water and energy monitoring the law for owners of large buildings. Read full article: St. Paul mandates that owners of large b...→

Florida Supreme Court sides with DeSantis, rules convicted felons must pay off fines before voting

Florida Supreme Court sides with DeSantis, rules convicted felons must pay off fines before voting

Florida's Supreme Court has sided with Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis by ruling that some convicted felons should be required to pay off any fines or fees before they can regain their right to vote. Read full article: Florida Supreme Court sides with DeSanti...→

A new entertainment district on Allianz Field’s Great Lawn in St. Paul would allow outdoor alcohol during events

A new entertainment district on Allianz Field’s Great Lawn in St. Paul would allow outdoor alcohol during events

At Allianz Field, the burgeoning park area fronting the soccer stadium’s brew hall may soon enjoy relaxed rules around alcohol consumption during block party-style events. The St. Paul City C… Read full article: A new entertainment district on Allianz ...→

Here are this year’s Martin Luther King Jr. Day events in St. Paul and Minneapolis

Here are this year’s Martin Luther King Jr. Day events in St. Paul and Minneapolis

Here is a roundup of Minneapolis and St. Paul events commemorating Martin Luther King Jr. Day this year. SATURDAY, JAN. 18 St. Paul. The VocalEssence Together We Sing Festival is a staple of the Mi… Read full article: Here are this year’s Martin Luther King ...→

Got a big water meter? Expect some savings: St. Paul Regional Water settles one-inch meter lawsuit with $1.5 million repayment fund

Got a big water meter? Expect some savings: St. Paul Regional Water settles one-inch meter lawsuit with $1.5 million repayment fund

More than 5,000 St. Paul homeowners who have one-inch water meters will be getting a major rebate off their water bills in 2020. And some former customers can expect a check in the mail as part of … Read full article: Got a big water meter? Expect some savin...→

Luke Bryan announces new album and tour that’ll bring him to St. Paul in September

Luke Bryan announces new album and tour that’ll bring him to St. Paul in September

Country star Luke Bryan will return to Xcel Energy Center on Sept. 25. It will be the first time he headlines the St. Paul hockey arena in more than six years. Ticket details will be announced soon… Read full article: Luke Bryan announces new album and tour ...→

Former South St. Paul AD Pete Veldman dies at 86

Former South St. Paul AD Pete Veldman dies at 86

The heart and head of South St. Paul High School’s wildly successful athletic department for three decades, Pete Veldman passed away Tuesday at age 86. A native of Hollandale, Minn., Veldman won a … Read full article: Former South St. Paul AD Pete Veldman di...→

This is just a drill: Military, public safety conducting training Thursday at Allianz Field in St. Paul

This is just a drill: Military, public safety conducting training Thursday at Allianz Field in St. Paul

Military and public safety vehicles were expected to be at Allianz Field in St. Paul on Thursday. Not for an emergency, but for training. “The public is to be reassured that this IS a large-s… Read full article: This is just a drill: Military, public s...→

St. Paul man who shot auto theft suspect he discovered in his yard sentenced to probation

St. Paul man who shot auto theft suspect he discovered in his yard sentenced to probation

A St. Paul man who shot an auto theft suspect who walked into his yard was sentenced to three years of probation. Ramsey County District Judge George Stephenson also ordered Vincent Nesta Trotter t… Read full article: St. Paul man who shot auto theft suspect...→

Wrongfully convicted men urge compensation reforms in Md. | WTOP

Wrongfully convicted men urge compensation reforms in Md. | WTOP

Wrongfully convicted men who collectively spent more than 200 years in prison for crimes they did not commit are urging Maryland lawmakers to support reforms to prevent and address wrongful convictions. Read full article: Wrongfully convicted men urge compensati...→

West St. Paul ice arena may be in line for an expansion

West St. Paul ice arena may be in line for an expansion

Once on life support and nearly left for dead, West St. Paul’s ice arena now could get $2.3 million more in upgrades. To help fund an expansion of the John V. Hoene Ice Arena for high school locker… Read full article: West St. Paul ice arena may be in line f...→

Activists: St. Paul should freeze police department’s budget ‘until we see an end to … disgraceful acts’

Activists: St. Paul should freeze police department’s budget ‘until we see an end to … disgraceful acts’

Activist groups called on the St. Paul City Council Tuesday to freeze the police department’s budget, pointing to settlements paid over the last decade in lawsuits claiming excessive force an… Read full article: Activists: St. Paul should freeze police...→

Study Of St. Paul Police Department Calls For Hiring Of More Than 100 People

Study Of St. Paul Police Department Calls For Hiring Of More Than 100 People

In a statement, Police Chief Axtell said the department will use the study as a guide moving forward. Read full article: Study Of St. Paul Police Department Call...→

St. Paul Police study: 100 more employees needed to respond to 911 calls quickly, keep up with investigations

St. Paul Police study: 100 more employees needed to respond to 911 calls quickly, keep up with investigations

The St. Paul Police Department needs 103 more employees, mostly officers, a staffing study released Monday concludes. The City Council requested the study and St. Paul Police Cmdr. Jack Serier, who… Read full article: St. Paul Police study: 100 more employee...→

Second man charged in fatal shooting outside Johnny Baby’s bar in St. Paul

Second man charged in fatal shooting outside Johnny Baby’s bar in St. Paul

A second man has been implicated in the fatal shooting of a 31-year-old outside a St. Paul bar during the early morning hours of New Year’s Day. Zollie Shamual Brown, 42, of Minneapolis, was charge… Read full article: Second man charged in fatal shooting out...→

St. Louis woman charged with smothering her newborn twins

St. Louis woman charged with smothering her newborn twins

A St. Louis woman is facing murder charges for allegedly smothering her newborn twins — and then lying about it to police, authorities said. Maya Caston, 25, claimed to St. Louis County polic… Read full article: St. Louis woman charged with smothering ...→

St. Louis County Mom Maya Caston Charged With Murdering Twin Babies

St. Louis County Mom Maya Caston Charged With Murdering Twin Babies

A 25-year-old St. Louis County mom killed her twin newborns, and then lied to police to cover it up, authorities say. Maya Caston called police... Read full article: St. Louis County Mom Maya Caston Charged...→

Minneapolis-St. Paul cross-country skiing: 10 great destinations

Minneapolis-St. Paul cross-country skiing: 10 great destinations

Here’s a selection of the many parks in the Twin Cities metro that groom at least a portion of their trails for cross-country skiing. With more than 100 miles of ski trails in these 10 parks … Read full article: Minneapolis-St. Paul cross-country skiin...→

Rosario: St. Paul college-savings effort is a pipe dream if early learning gap persists

Rosario: St. Paul college-savings effort is a pipe dream if early learning gap persists

It sounds bold, innovative, promising and idealistically noble in intent and almost makes me wish to be reborn in the Saintly City. But I’m a strong believer in investing big on the front end of a … Read full article: Rosario: St. Paul college-savings effort...→

Two Clayton men charged in connection to Contra Costa County residential burglaries

Two Clayton men charged in connection to Contra Costa County residential burglaries

Two men were charged with first-degree burglary in Contra Costa after they were linked to at least six residential burglaries in Alamo and Orinda Read full article: Two Clayton men charged in connection to...→

Soucheray: Mayor Carter’s vision for St. Paul is an expensive one

In St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter’s dizzying run up of city spending there is, beneath the layers of college savings accounts, financial empowerment initiatives and the ever-growing mayoral Cabinet, … Read full article: Soucheray: Mayor Carter’s vision for St....→

Getting steamed: Mega-plume blossoms in cold weather at St. Paul energy plant

Getting steamed: Mega-plume blossoms in cold weather at St. Paul energy plant

Almost everyone in the metro area has seen St. Paul’s largest thermometer. The enormous plume from the St. Paul District Energy plant rises and falls with every change in temperature. On a co… Read full article: Getting steamed: Mega-plume blossoms in ...→

Tina Fey and Oprah Winfrey, in town for St. Paul event, toss their hats next to Minneapolis Mary Tyler Moore statue

One of Oprah Winfrey’s first stops in the Twin Cities Friday was to the Mary Tyler Moore statue in Minneapolis, where she and actress Tina Fey threw their hats into the air as a tribute to th… Read full article: Tina Fey and Oprah Winfrey, in town for ...→

Mother of St. Paul rapper Alexis ‘Lexii Alijai’ Lynch says death is under police investigation

Mother of St. Paul rapper Alexis ‘Lexii Alijai’ Lynch says death is under police investigation

Jessica Lynch, mother of St. Paul rapper Alexis “Lexii Alijai” Lynch, said the cause of her daughter’s death remains under investigation by Minneapolis Police. “I have to wa… Read full article: Mother of St. Paul rapper Alexis ‘Lexii ...→

St. Paul: Two affordable housing projects move forward on Prosperity Avenue, Rice Street

St. Paul: Two affordable housing projects move forward on Prosperity Avenue, Rice Street

Developers are moving forward with two affordable housing development on St. Paul’s East Side and in the North End. Operating under the title Rice Street Partners, Phoenix Development and non… Read full article: St. Paul: Two affordable housing project...→

‘No one deserves to die like this,’ says family of man fatally shot outside his work in St. Paul

Why was Antonio España Estrada fatally shot as he left work at a St. Paul warehouse the day after Christmas? Though a former co-worker is charged in the murder of the 37-year-old, his death is a my… Read full article: ‘No one deserves to die like this,’ says...→

2 men in Ireland charged with hijacking minibus carrying 3 passengers, reports say

2 men in Ireland charged with hijacking minibus carrying 3 passengers, reports say

Two men in Ireland were charged Thursday in connection with the hijacking of a minibus carrying three passengers at Dublin Airport that crossed into the northern border and gave way to a police chase, according to reports. Read full article: 2 men in Ireland charged with hijacking ...→

St. Paul College student who threatened violence on Facebook when he couldn’t find classroom sentenced to probation

St. Paul College student who threatened violence on Facebook when he couldn’t find classroom sentenced to probation

A St. Paul community college student who threatened to “grab a shotgun” and shoot two women in the face when he couldn’t find the right classroom on the first day of school was placed on probation.… Read full article: St. Paul College student who threatened ...→

St. Paul man who forgot to pull down his mask during Roseville robbery sentenced to probation

A St. Paul man who forgot to pull down his mask during a robbery of a Dollar Tree in Roseville last Christmas Eve was sentenced to three years probation for the crime. Ramsey County District Judge … Read full article: St. Paul man who forgot to pull down his...→

Oakdale water consultants moving HQ, 33 employees to St. Paul

A team of environmental consultants and water resource engineers is moving its headquarters from Oakdale to St. Paul’s Green Line corridor. On Wednesday, the St. Paul City Council met as the … Read full article: Oakdale water consultants moving HQ, 33 ...→

St. Paul man gets probation in bank robberies that supported his gambling addiction

A St. Paul man was sentenced to three years of probation for stealing thousands of dollars from local bank branches to feed his gambling addiction. Ramsey County District Judge George Stephenson ha… Read full article: St. Paul man gets probation in bank robb...→

Despite 30 Homicides In 2019, St. Paul Records 25-Year Low In Violent Crime

Despite 30 Homicides In 2019, St. Paul Records 25-Year Low In Violent Crime

Although St. Paul recorded 30 homicides in 2019, police statistics from last year show that violent crime in the capitol city was at a quarter century low. Read full article: Despite 30 Homicides In 2019, St. Paul R...→

St. Paul marked most homicides in 25+ years, yet violent crime overall was lowest in those 2 decades

St. Paul marked most homicides in 25+ years, yet violent crime overall was lowest in those 2 decades

Even as homicides rose in St. Paul last year to numbers not seen in more than 25 years, other types of crime were falling. The result was the overall lowest violent crime statistics in the city sin… Read full article: St. Paul marked most homicides in 25+ ye...→

Marny Xiong selected to chair St. Paul school board

Marny Xiong selected to chair St. Paul school board

The St. Paul school board named Marny Xiong its chairwoman Tuesday evening after swearing in two new members. Xiong, 30, is the child of Hmong immigrants and a former St. Paul district student who … Read full article: Marny Xiong selected to chair St. Paul s...→

Girl, 13, Charged With Stabbing 12-Year-Old Boy At St. Paul's Community Of Peace Academy

Girl, 13, Charged With Stabbing 12-Year-Old Boy At St. Paul's Community Of Peace Academy

The Ramsey County Attorney's office says 13-year-old girl faces criminal charges in connection to a stabbing at a St. Paul school. Read full article: Girl, 13, Charged With Stabbing 12-Year-...→

Gunman robbed St. Paul motorist after following him from gas station, charges say

Gunman robbed St. Paul motorist after following him from gas station, charges say

An Eden Prairie man climbed into the back seat of an SUV parked outside a home in St. Paul’s Payne-Phalen neighborhood last fall and told the vehicle’s driver not to move. As the driver tried to fl… Read full article: Gunman robbed St. Paul motorist after fo...→

Man who shot two South St. Paul police officers outside group home gets 20 years in custody

Man who shot two South St. Paul police officers outside group home gets 20 years in custody

A South St. Paul man with a history of mental illness was sentenced Tuesday to 20 years in custody for shooting two police officers. Dustin Allen Bilderback, 34, pleaded guilty in October to two co… Read full article: Man who shot two South St. Paul police o...→

Lawmaker’s Job With St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter Raises Ethics Questions

Lawmaker’s Job With St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter Raises Ethics Questions

Jessica Levinson, a professor at Loyola Law School who studies ethics in politics, said the case highlights a complex web of issues. Read full article: Lawmaker’s Job With St. Paul Mayor Melvi...→

Toni Carter, mother of St. Paul mayor, to lead Ramsey County board in 2020, 2021

Toni Carter, mother of St. Paul mayor, to lead Ramsey County board in 2020, 2021

Ramsey County Commissioner Toni Carter will chair the seven-member county board for the next two years, again making history for her roles in county government. Carter, who in 2005 became the first… Read full article: Toni Carter, mother of St. Paul mayor, t...→