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Crime report for Dec. 11
Michael Cohen sentenced to 3 years for crimes committed while working for Trump
Conservative Party calls for vote of no confidence to oust Prime Minister Theresa May
No complaints, discipline found in files of officers involved in fatal shooting
Teen severely burned in gas pump fire in Twin Cities suburb
Report: Eagles QB Wentz could be out remainder of season
Several Gophers football players to be suspended for bowl game
WRESTLING: Jacks fall at Detroit Lakes
Bemidji Nordic skiers notch podium finishes
Twins having important conversations about future during winter meetings
Ronald LeRoy Raymond
Kay Jeanne (Turner) Bangerter
Delores "Dolly" Evans
Palmer "Laverne" Brein
Growing Together: Is it a Christmas cactus or Thanksgiving cactus?
Fielding Questions: Saving a split tree, response from a concerned reader and more
Kindness is Contagious: How would you react to such a sweet gift?
Ambrosi: Share these easy and delicious gifts from the kitchen
Schlecht: Making conservation work while chasing a lifelong dream
States differ on favorite Hallmark holiday movies. What do you think were the favorites in ND, SD and Minn.?
Longtime Star Tribune movie critic resigns following plagiarism allegations
Michelle Obama coming to St. Paul as part of ‘Becoming’ book tour
The 5-day Independent Television Festival is moving to Duluth
Around the Arts, Dec. 9
Hawk shot with arrow euthanized at U of M Raptor Center
Tighter regulations set for March 1 on Lake of the Woods and Rainy River
Studying the mallard migration: Cellphone technology helping to gather new information on ducks
Mountain lion found dead near Nimrod in north-central Minnesota
U.S. Customs and Border Protection expands ROAM border crossing app
Growing On 2018 helps farmers market crops in difficult times
Minnesota lawmakers vow action on rising insulin costs
Senate passes 2018 Farm Bill compromise, House vote expected as soon as Wednesday
Tribal energy bill approved by House, awaits president's signature
Congress' $867 billion farm bill is out. Here's what's in it.
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Orlan And Linda Lauderbaugh
Daniel & Bonnie Grundmeier
Ray & Violet Suther
Brian & Debbie Solum
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Shoreline owners must be good stewards of our lakes
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A worthy thought for all
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Scrutiny of law enforcement actions is welcomed
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: There are many questions left unanswered
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December 11, 2018
Michelle Obama coming to St. Paul as part of ‘Becoming’ book tour
Michelle Obama, former First Lady and now best-selling author, will bring her book tour to the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul at 8 p.m. March...
December 11, 2018 - 10:43am
November 29, 2018
Deemed racially offensive, future of St. Paul City Hall artwork debated
ST. PAUL - In St. Paul’s City Council chambers they can’t be missed: four large wall panels, each roughly 4 feet wide by 35 feet tall. The...
November 29, 2018 - 1:47pm
November 26, 2018
With Maine opting for ranked-choice voting, are Minnesota and others to follow?
How often does it come down to a choice weighed “between the lesser of two evils” in American politics? Maybe that’s something of a hyperbolic expression in today’s polarized political environment, but there’s no denying American voters are often voting against someone or...
November 26, 2018 - 7:20am
November 23, 2018
'Like a bomb going off,' explosion levels St. Paul home, injuring one
ST. PAUL - A home exploded in St. Paul’s Payne-Phalen neighborhood Friday morning, Nov. 23, sending a fireball into the sky that was reportedly...
November 23, 2018 - 1:55pm
November 21, 2018
Shot last Thanksgiving, Minnesota store clerk thankful to be alive thanks to advances in care
ST. PAUL -- The first bullets whizzed past Jason Gatrell’s foot and he jumped. Then, the St. Paul gas station clerk heard another gunshot —...
November 21, 2018 - 6:41pm
November 20, 2018
Chipotle offers job back to fired Minnesota manager who was subject of viral video
ST. PAUL - Chipotle has offered to rehire a St. Paul manager who was fired following a wave of social media outrage over her refusing to serve...
November 20, 2018 - 9:35am
November 14, 2018
St. Paul approves eventual increase to $15 minimum wage
ST. PAUL -- Calling the document second only to his marriage certificate, St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter signed into law a citywide ordinance that...
November 14, 2018 - 7:45pm
November 9, 2018
Report: Charging 10 electric scooters didn’t cause fire
ST. PAUL -- A blaze in a St. Paul garage where multiple electric scooters were charging was not caused by the scooters, as a fire investigator...
November 9, 2018 - 6:39pm
November 8, 2018
Minnesota capital city takes on youth gun violence with summit
ST. PAUL -- How are teenagers getting their hands on guns? What’s making them scared enough or mad enough to shoot them? Those are among the...
November 8, 2018 - 7:20pm
October 30, 2018
Minnesota women battle for Senate among the politics of #MeToo
ST. PAUL, Minn. — It was Al Franken's seat. Karin Housley keeps bringing that up as she campaigns against Democrat Sen. Tina Smith, who was...
October 30, 2018 - 6:03pm
October 29, 2018
Michael Bloomberg awards boost to St. Paul’s climate action goals
ST. PAUL -- The city of St. Paul is a big winner when it comes to climate action — and that’s according to one of the 12 richest people in...
October 29, 2018 - 5:23pm
What’s in store for the former St. Paul Ford site? Ryan Cos. exec talks about pending sale, development plans
PAUL — Over the past 80 years, the Ryan Companies have designed and constructed some of the most recognizable structures in the Twin Cities,...
October 29, 2018 - 6:05am
October 27, 2018
St. Paul homeless camp's days may be numbered
ST. PAUL — In the shadow of the St. Paul Cathedral, at the south end of Mother Teresa of Calcutta Boulevard, lies the city’s newest and largest homeless camp. A tent town compared with Minneapolis’ tent city, the camp has grown over the summer from single digits to dozens...
October 27, 2018 - 12:08pm
October 25, 2018
A St. Paul woman saved her husband during cardiac arrest - and, after he awoke, she gave birth to their son
Thirty-nine weeks' pregnant and scheduled to be induced the next day, Ashley Goette had to force the grim thoughts from her mind. Goette, from...
October 25, 2018 - 9:24pm
St. Paul principal disciplined for dating staffer
ST. PAUL -- A St. Paul school principal lost one day’s pay earlier this year for dating a staff member under his direct supervision. Expo Elementary...
October 25, 2018 - 4:32pm