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Attorney joins DFL field for Highland-area House seat
Dave Pinto, a senior prosecutor in the Ramsey County Attorney's office, announced Thursday he will join the growing field of candidates seeking the DFL endorsement for the Minnesota House seat being vacated by Rep. Michael Paymar, who represents the Highland Park and Macalester-Groveland neighborhoods.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
In baby's death, cause is undetermined
The Ramsey County medical examiner's office has ruled the death of a baby this week in St. Paul as undetermined, police said Thursday.
Ramsey County court to connect vets with resources, keep them out of jail
A diversion program in the Ramsey County District Court, set to open Thursday, will combine advocates with law enforcement to help solve veterans' problems at their roots and keep them out of the criminal justice system.
Body of child recovered in Lucan fire, 1 other missing
Authorities say the remains of a child have been recovered from the scene of a farmhouse fire in the southwestern Minnesota.
Archdiocese names priests accused of abusing minors
The list was published in the online edition of The Catholic Spirit, the archdiocesan newspaper, in response to ongoing litigation of childhood sexual abuse cases in Ramsey County against the church and individual priests.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Woman allegedly used library cards for 24 fake kids to steal items
A childless St. Paul woman allegedly created library cards for 24 imaginary children in order to steal thousands of dollars in video games and DVDs from the Ramsey County library system.
St. Paul City Council holds 'Truth in Taxation' hearing
The city of St. Paul held a lightly attended "Truth in Taxation" hearing Wednesday evening on the city tax levy and budget, which both will be finalized next week.
Ramsey County OKs St. Paul-to-Forest Lake transit route study
Last-minute work is done in the waiting room Thursday, December 6, 2012, for the grand opening of the refurbished Union Depot in St. Paul.
Ramsey County sets up purchasing department rules
Unhappy with rising costs, the county board this summer created an in-house purchasing department.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Winona Bishop Quinn Addresses Priest Abuse
A Ramsey County judge ruled Monday that the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis as well as the Diocese of Winona must release the names of priests accused of sexual assault.
Oak Park Heights inmate strangles another prisoner
An inmate at an Oak Park Heights prison strangled another inmate in his cell Monday, according to a state investigative agency.
Maplewood man held after police chase is charged with St. Paul murder
The man accused of pointing a gun at St. Paul police officers, who officers subsequently shot and wounded Friday, was charged with a new offense Tuesday -- the homicide of a man last week in the Dayton's Bluff neighborhood.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
St. Paul police investigating death of baby at Highland Park apartment
Police were called to the Woodstone Apartments at 2335 Stewart Ave. just after 8 a.m. Monday on a report of a baby not breathing.
Too much oxygen kills fish in Lake Owasso in Ramsey County
The evidence is frozen just beneath the surface of popular Lake Owasso in Ramsey County: Hundreds and perhaps thousands of dead crappies, walleyes, bass and muskies.
Church ordered to release lists of priests accused of sex abuse
Judge orders release of names of 46 priests accused of abusing minors in the St. Paul archdiocese and Winona diocese.
Girl, 14, shot in chest as group fired on, St. Paul police say
A 14-year-old girl was shot in the chest in St. Paul over the weekend and survived, police said Monday.
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Judge orders names of accused priests released
A Ramsey County judge has ordered the Diocese of Winona to release a list of 13 priests credibly accused of sexually abusing minors.
St. Paul driver shot after pointing gun at police, charges say
A 19-year-old man fleeing from St. Paul police in the North End pointed a gun toward officers and wouldn't drop it, leading them to shoot him, according to a criminal complaint filed against the man Monday.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
In Vadnais Heights arena mess, another legal salvo is fired
Vadnais Heights is accusing the former manager of the Vadnais Sports Center of attempting to poach clients from the beleaguered arena after he was fired.
Thousands of fish reported dead in Shoreview lake
Hundreds of fish lay belly-up inches beneath the frozen surface of Shoreview's Lake Owasso on Sunday, leaving locals bewildered as to why so many have died since the lake froze over a week ago.