St. Paul has more residents serving in the National Guard than any other Minnesota city, and more troops from St. Paul have died in Iraq and Afghanistan than from anywhere else in the state, the Pioneer Press reports. Now the city is joining about 50 other municipalities in the Pentagon-backed Yellow Ribbon Network -- a lifeline for military families feeling isolated or abandoned in their communities.
Walz, judge in dispute over Feeding Our Future case
A Ramsey County judge disputed Walz's claims that the Minnesota Department of Education was ordered by the court to resume payments to Feeding Our Future.
2 dead, 1 with life-threatening injuries in Hwy. 7 crash
Both drivers were not wearing their seatbelt, according to the State Patrol.
15-year-old Richfield football game shooting suspect arrested
A 16-year-old accused of instigating the altercation is also in custody.
3 arrested after homicide, burglary in Inver Grove Heights
Charges of first-degree murder and first-degree burglary are pending.
Woman dies after becoming trapped in Waseca house fire
Police tried to enter the home but heavy smoke prevented them from getting inside.
Eden Prairie-based crypto company files for bankruptcy
The company operates crypto-mining centers.
1 dead, 2 with life-threatening injuries in Minnesota crash
The crash happened just after 7:30 p.m. Friday.
School bus carrying students plunges into river southwest of Fargo
None of the kids suffered life-threatening injuries, though some were taken to area hospitals.
Richfield High School cancels weekend events after shooting
Two men were shot outside the school's football stadium
Sound of shots, mass panic at Richfield football game streamed live on YouTube
Gunfire caused panic at a varsity football game Friday night.
Gunfire outside stadium halts Richfield/Kennedy football game
This is a developing story.
K-9 search leads to $36K fentanyl seizure during traffic stop
A traffic stop was made after the vehicle was seen speeding through the area.
First Lady visits Minnesota to hear from local military families and organizations
Michelle Obama held a round table discussion in St. Paul Friday to learn how Minnesota programs supporting veterans and their families can serve as a model for the entire nation. The First Lady was also here to speak at a Democratic fundraiser in Minneapolis.
Ex-St. Paul cop to get $665K in data breach case
Former St. Paul and Eden Prairie police officer Anne Rasmusson, who accused other officers across the metro of digging into her driver's license file for personal information, is likely to reap about $665,000 in settlements from Twin Cities municipalities, the Star Tribune reports.
Cub Foods joins urban farming venture in St. Paul
J&J Distributing and New York-based BrightFarms have teamed up to build a new 38,000-square-foot hydroponic greenhouse in St. Paul. It is expected to generate more than 350,000 pounds of fresh produce a year, employ six people and create 50 jobs during construction. Stillwater-based Cub Foods says the locally grown food will arrive on its store shelves this fall.
Twin Cities Habitat for Humanity welcoming 900th family
Sen. Al Franken will attend the dedication in Woodbury Saturday. The city now has more than 50 Habitat homes, twice as many as any other suburb. St. Paul and Minneapolis each have more than 250 Habitat homes.
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