Pamela Miller | Star Tribune
Night Metro Editor

Pam Miller is one of two night metro editors for the Star Tribune. In her 30 years at the paper, she has also worked as a copy editor, reporter and West Metro Team editor.

Miller previously worked at the Duluth News Tribune and the Anchorage Daily News. She lives in Old Frontenac, Minn.

Seen on the St. Croix: The eagle has landed ... on something big

Dan and Andie Goff of Woodbury had just motored their boat from the Afton Marina when they spotted something startling.

Heavy rain, high wind from storm lash western Wisconsin

The worst damage occurred around Turtle Lake, Wis. No injuries were reported, but trees were downed and roofs were shredded. The St. Croix Casino Turtle Lake complex was evacuated, according to witnesses and the Barron County sheriff.

Minnesota BCA identifies officers who fired at man in fatal Eagan standoff

Isak Aden threatened a woman with a handgun and refused to drop his weapon in a four-hour encounter, the agency said.

Review: 'Late Migrations,' by Margaret Renkl

NONFICTION: Observations from the natural world help a thoughtful writer navigate grief.

Review: 'My Life as a Rat,' by Joyce Carol Oates

FICTION: After telling police that her brothers killed a black teenager, Violet Kerrigan is cast alone into a bewildering life.

Review: 'The Ash Family' by Molly Dektar

Fiction: A young woman finds danger at a commune in North Carolina's mountains.

From drizzle to blizzard: Another Minnesota winter weekend roars in

The metro area is sandwiched in a slightly less dire weather zone between blizzard and winter storm warning zones.

Inmate dies after falling ill at St. Louis County jail

Authorities are investigating the death of a 32-year-old man this week in the St. Louis County jail in Duluth. Kenneth Kyle Beaupre collapsed in the…

Stillwater officer who fatally shot 22-year-old man won't be charged

Keaton Larson was suicidal and charged the officer with a knife, investigators found.

1-2 winter punch is coming: Up to 8" of snow, then extreme cold

For once, the Twin Cities is right smack in the middle of the winter storm warning zone, starting Sunday afternoon and running into Monday.