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  1. Judge sentences couple convicted of prostituting teenRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Marshall Independent

    A Ramsey County judge handed down stern words and stiff sentences for an Eden Prairie couple convicted of prostituting a 15-year-old girl in St. Paul. After 26-year-old Johnathan B. Edwards told the court Friday he wasn't a pimp or pedophile, Judge Joy Bartscher chided him for not taking responsibility for his actions.

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  2. Judge Sentences Couple Convicted Of Prostituting TeenRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS Local

    ... the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Click here to get the [...] ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - A Ramsey County judge handed down stern words and stiff sentences for an Eden Prairie couple convicted of prostituting a 15-year-old girl in ...

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  3. Man pleads guilty in fatal 2014 St. Paul shooting near Concordia U.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star Tribune

    A St. Paul man pleaded guilty Friday to fatally shooting another man last year near Concordia University in St. Paul. Ibrahim M. Abdullahi, 26, pleaded guilty in Ramsey County District Court to first-degree manslaughter and illegal possession of a firearm.

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  4. 3rd man convicted in violent St. Paul home invasionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TwinCities

    A Ramsey County jury this week found a Maplewood man guilty of 15 felonies stemming from a violent St. Paul home invasion in October. The charges against Jeffray Leallen Walker, 25, included criminal sexual conduct, aiding and abetting burglary, aiding and abetting assault, aiding and abetting robbery and aiding and abetting kidnapping.

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  5. Man gets 36 years in prison for ex-girlfriend's murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Star Tribune

    ... before he was sentenced to 36 1/2 years in prison for murdering his ex-girlfriend in her St. Paul apartment. Ramsey County District Judge Salvador Rosas gave Edwards a long, hard look. The judge let the silence build before admonishing Evans for ...

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  6. Couple sentenced for prostituting 15-year-old in St. Paul homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Star Tribune

    Johnathan B. Edwards and Kauser M. Yusuf both asked Ramsey County District Judge Joy Bartscher to consider the fate of their four children, all under four years old, before she handed down her sentence. The couple's youngest child was born less than a month ago.

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  7. Eden Prairie couple get prison for prostituting girl, 15, in St. PaulRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | TwinCities

    Despite emotional pleas from the defendants and family members, Ramsey County District Judge Joy Bartscher had stern words and stiff sentences Friday for a couple found guilty of prostituting a 15-year-old girl. "I'm not a pimp or a pedophile," Johnathan Edwards, 26, told the court.

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  8. Friday Opinuendo: On an open house, volunteer veterans and more ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | TwinCities

    ... . The program, launched in 2013, provides veterans charged with committing a crime in Ramsey County an alternative to traditional court processes, according to a statement, which notes that its goal is to promote accountability and provide support ...

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  9. GRAVES v. WAYMANRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | FindLaw

    ... on September 13, 2007, and the loan closed 4 days later. Of the loan proceeds, roughly $110,000 went to the Ramsey County Sheriff to redeem the property. Approximately $30,500 was supposed to go to Graves, but he never received that money. Graves ...

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  10. County amends trail plans in Shoreview and Arden HillsRead the original story

    Thursday | Roseville Review

    The proposed amendment to the Rice Creek North Regional Trail Master Plan would connect the Rice Creek trail to the Highway 96 trail and create better interplay with the Rice Creek Commons development. Ramsey County Parks and Recreation has proposed two master plan amendments that would expand recreational trails in Shoreview and Arden Hills.

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  11. Illegal betting operation busted in St. PaulRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Star Tribune

    A Wisconsin couple were stopped in St. Paul last year with more than $81,000 in cash from illegal college and professional football bets, according to charges filed Thursday. Cher Thao, 31, and his wife, Nusara Yang, 37, both of Appleton, were charged by the Ramsey County attorney's office with one count each of sports bookmaking.

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  12. Shoreview declines purchase of county library locationRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | Roseville Review

    Ramsey County and the city of Shoreview purchased two properties on Highway 96, where the construction of a new county library is planned. In another small move that makes way for a planned new Ramsey County Library in Shoreview, the city has declined to buy back the current library property, allowing the county to look at the school district as a buyer.

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  13. Letter: - We all need to ask a few more questions"Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Roseville Review

    ... for cleanup falls on businesses that have disposed of waste at that facility. (You might want to check out "Ramsey County Trash Collection" and read the requirements for residents.) Most people talk about which hauler is cheapest and that seems like ...

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  14. Excerpts from recent Minnesota editorialsRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Marshall Independent

    ... example, between 2011 and 2013 a family-operated St. Paul ring preyed on vulnerable women and children in what Ramsey County authorities described as "modern day human slavery." Some of the victims were as young as 15, and some were bipolar or ...

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  15. Montevideo man charged with manslaughter in sex-act strangulationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | TwinCities

    ... ad in his bed on Dec. 13, 2013, with strangulation marks on his neck. The cause of death was determined by the Ramsey County medical examiner's office to be a homicide by strangulation.

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  16. Charges: Minn. Man Used Craiglist To Find Sex from Teens Home From SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | KAAL-TV Austin

    A 58-year-old Albertville man is accused of using Craigslist to look for sex from teens who were home from school. According to the criminal complaint filed in Ramsey County court, an ad titled, "Who's playing hooky from school today???" was posted in the casual encounters section on Monday, Feb. 23. The ad invited students who were home from school on President's Day to contact the ad's author to see "how I can make your day."

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  17. Charges: Craigslist Ad Seeks Sex from Teens Home from School, Albertville Man ArrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | KSTP

    A 58-year-old Albertville man is accused of using Craigslist to look for sex from teens who were home from school. According to the criminal complaint filed in Ramsey County court, an ad titled, "Who's playing hooky from school today???" was posted in the casual encounters section on Monday, Feb. 23. The ad invited students who were home from school on President's Day to contact the ad's author to see "how I can make your day."

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  18. Hotel developer buys three floors in former downtown St. Paul post officeRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Business Journal

    ... Construction & Development based in Des Moines, according to a certificate of real estate value filed with Ramsey County this week. The hotel is part of Exeter's ongoing $78 million effort to renovate the historic Eugene McCarthy Post Office (180 ...

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  19. Keng Yang, Hapless Burglar, Gets Broken Leg and Felony Charges From Weed HeistRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | City Pages

    According to the Ramsey County Attorney, last April 44-year-old Keng Yang broke into an apartment above the Home Video store at 1984 Stillwater Ave. E in St. Paul by climbing up a ladder and ducking through an unlocked window. Once inside, he found several garbage bags full of weed.

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  20. Floodgates opened for Met Council Section 8 applications for the first time in 8 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Star Tribune

    ... The Metropolitan Council voucher availability plan was mentioned last week as a major opportunity. In Ramsey County, staff spread the word about the Met Council list to 25 families temporarily staying in the county's Family Service Center and ...

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