Rochelle Olson | Star Tribune
Reporter | Hennepin County Courts and Legal Affairs

Rochelle Olson covers St. Paul City Hall and Ramsey County government.

Winners and losers at State Capitol with session wrapped up

Who did well and who didn't in the legislative session that ended early Friday.

U.S. Bank Stadium oversight bill falls into the ditch; no new oversight after luxury suite use

The bill included changes to the board and salary limits.

Minn. legislative auditor expects to prepare report on U's policies on harassment

Regents chair says U is attacking problem "every which way."

U regents defend leak probe over latest sexual harassment allegations

Letter to governor and all 201 legislators underscores that regents are concerned about sexual misconduct.

St. Kate's music, theater students protest demise of arts degrees

Arts aficionados at St. Catherine University in St. Paul are staging a performance protest Thursday over the slashing of music and theater programs, which the Catholic liberal arts school announced a few weeks ago.

Vikings mulling moving training camp from Mankato to Eagan in 2018

The Vikings acknowledged Wednesday they could move training camp to Eagan as early as 2018. The team showed off its new under-construction headquarters to reporters on Wednesday.

Local small businesses fight for a chance to cash in on Super Bowl LII

Recently, two "pitch days" were held, where qualified minority, women, veteran and LGBT-certified businesses had five-minute appointments to show off to panels of judges for Super Bowl week exposure.

Ousted cheese curd stand turns up heat against Minnesota State Fair

Tom Mueller has hired an attorney and has a lawsuit at the ready.

Vikings put in bid to show off new facilities by hosting NFL draft

Vikings executive vice president Lester Bagley said Tuesday the team put in an application to the NFL 13 months ago to play host to the event.

Minnesota Vikings hire Blue Cross veteran as chief of staff, strategic adviser

Tina Holmes will help execs with strategic plan.