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Work on old Ramsey Co. sewer offers rare glimpse of underground rivers

Workers inspect part of a limestone block-lined storm sewer that runs for 6 miles between Como Lake and Lake McCarrons.

New video of a century-old storm sewer system spotlights need for water quality.

St. Paul launches business awards program

St. Paul gave Tongue in Cheek, a restaurant on the city’s east side, the “New Kid on the Block Award” as part of the city’s first business awards program. Tongue in Cheek owners were photographed at the Payne Avenue restaurant in 2015.


After Castile shooting, St. Anthony officials release goal, objectives for police study

Feds hope the review's outcomes are a blueprint for other small agencies.


St. Paul's English language learners deserve better, critics say

Push for improvements coincides with state audit.


Revamped St. Paul apartments will be home to Saints players

An apartment building in St. Paul's Lowertown neighborhood will become the official home to the St. Paul Saints baseball team.


St. Paul names three outsiders as finalists for top schools job

Final choice expected in April after community meetings, site visits.


St. Paul Port Authority plans to partner with developer Irgens for site near soccer stadium

Port Authority officials will vote next week on a joint venture with Irgens and Minnesota United.


St. Paul asks residents to rate the glow of different LED streetlights

The city wants feedback before further expansion.


North Star Grand Prix bicycle race moves to St. Paul's Grand Avenue

The North Star Grand Prix had been held in the Lowertown area.


Metro Transit's Green Line to shut down section for three days

The closure begins Friday night. Service resumes Monday.


Obituary: Dr. Gregory Gepner brought humor, kindness to his work

Rebecca Gepner remembers not paying much attention to the handsome boy in her German class. She’d just had her heart broken, and had decided to…


St. Paul man gets 8 years for shooting victim in face at Minneapolis bus stop

A St. Paul man will spend the next eight years in prison for shooting a man in the face at a north Minneapolis bus stop…


Como Zoo adds new snow leopards with hope that cubs will follow

Zoo is part of program to increase the biodiversity of the big cats in the U.S.


Protesters at St. Paul council meeting demand response to fatal police shooting

Six advocacy groups signed a letter to the city with a list of demands.


School-related burglary has high-profile victim: The principal

Theft was reported at service station linked to St. Paul's Central High.


Minnesota boosts state grants for law enforcement to fight sex trafficking

Nearly $800,000 given out ahead of Super Bowl.


Businessman Tim Holden joins St. Paul mayor's race to "save the city"

Holden challenged Mayor Chris Coleman in 2013.


Man found shot in Minneapolis house identified

The Hennepin County medical examiner's office has identified the man who was found shot in a Minneapolis home Friday as 24-year-old Kamani Kristopher Salaam Davis.…


Auditor asks: Did $761 million produce cleaner lakes and streams for Minnesota?

Auditor says state is just starting to track water quality improvements.