Chief Todd Axtell announced that he took "swift, decisive and serious" action against the officer, who failed to uphold department standards, after reviewing his body camera footage from the incident.
St. Paul's Board of Zoning Appeals granted a developer six variances to build townhouses on a back lot.
Charges filed in Dakota County detail the sexual assault and kidnapping that preceded the controversial shooting.
While some volunteer events went virtual, toy drives still need in-person help.
Speeding and lack of seat belt use are factors fueling this year's grim tally, according to the latest state data.
Police say the naked man had attacked his ex-girlfriend with a knife and ran toward officers before the shooting. St. Paul Police Chief Todd Axtell and Mayor Melvin Carter condemned the officer's actions and late Tuesday law enforcement sources confirmed the he had been fired.
Naked man was also bitten by K-9 after allegedly charging officers.
The shooting came after officers responded to a domestic abuse call. The man who was shot was taken to Regions Hospital and was in stable condition early Sunday.
The great fight for any family of color in this state is to magnify the brilliance, potential and progress of our children against the undercurrent of discouraging statistics in Minnesota.
It's a leader in reducing incarceration numbers.
There's a waiting list now for the state's largest online charter school.
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Teenage sisters in Woodbury are sharing the gift of books with hundreds of students.
The temporary shelters will be open until Dec. 31, when Bethesda Hospital site becomes available.
The man was wanted for the shooting of 34-year-old Leroy Spivey, of Minneapolis, gunned down after an argument in the Frogtown neighborhood.
The gunman, implicated in a Minneapolis shooting hours earlier, had an ankle monitor on at the time, according to the criminal complaint.
With her red bob haircut, trademark round eyeglasses and black turtleneck sweater, Carol Connolly was a welcome and unmistakable fixture at literary events around the…
14-year-old pleads guilty in adult court to fatally shooting older teen in parked vehicle in St. Paul
Older teen was found dead in pickup truck.
Como plan part of St. Paul's effort to bring city buildings to carbon neutrality by 2030