Greta Kaul is the Star Tribune’s Ramsey County reporter.

She grew up in the east metro and graduated from the University of Minnesota, where she worked at the Minnesota Daily. Prior to the Star Tribune, she worked for MinnPost, the San Francisco Chronicle and the San Antonio Express-News. Outside of work, she and her husband like to garden and get outside in all four of Minnesota's seasons.

'A light in hard times': Burnsville police officer Paul Elmstrand recalled as loving husband, father with a unique laugh

Elmstrand, 27, was killed along with two colleagues responding to a domestic violence call in Burnsville on Sunday.

No snow, but North St. Paul will be blanketed with snowman sculptures

The Ramsey County suburb is set to get more versions of its signature snowman sculpture, decorated by Minnesota artists and placed around the city.

Ross, Five Below stores coming to Sun Ray Shopping Center on St. Paul's East Side

Last fall, a third of square footage in Sun Ray was available for lease. Neighbors and officials have complained of what they saw as disinvestment in the center.

Two Burnsville cops, paramedic shot and killed; gunman dead

The first responder was trying to help one of the wounded officers when shot, police said. The shootings happened after an hourslong standoff following a domestic abuse call.

'They are our heroes': Officers, paramedic slain in Burnsville remembered

Burnsville police officers Matthew Ruge and Paul Elmstrand and paramedic Adam Finseth were shot and killed responding to a call Sunday.

Falcon Heights, St. Anthony consider renewing policing partnership, seek residents' feedback

The two cities' policing agreement ended in 2017 after a then-St. Anthony officer shot and killed motorist Philando Castile.

Judge orders Mounds View to negotiate in good faith with trash haulers in proposed move to organized collection

Mounds View residents will vote on a charter amendment that would require voter approval to go to organized trash collection April 9.

Edina police help deliver healthy baby boy

Police and fire were dispatched to a "spur-of-the-moment" birth.

Minnesota State Patrol steps up DWI enforcement over Super Bowl weekend

Last year, law enforcement made 300 DWI arrests on Super Bowl weekend.

Road to baggage claim re-opened after damage at Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport

The road to the Terminal 1 baggage claim was closed late Saturday after a truck hit and damaged an overhead sign.