St. Paul water bills may soon rise to replace aging infrastructure
Eager for funding to replace its aging 100-year-old infrastructure, St. Paul Regional Water Services is proposing a significant increase to water rates, including a new water main replacement surcharge.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Bergeron memorial restored
The "Bergeron Pass" memorial stone near Lake Phalen underwent renovations recently.
Ruben Rosario: Ferguson crisis offers lessons for other police departments
"The Ferguson Police Department provides protection of life and property in Ferguson through the enforcement of laws and ordinances and assistance with emergency medical services," states the one posted by perhaps the most scrutinized and criticized police department in the land right now.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Ramsey County Road B at I-35E will close Friday for construction
The closure will allow crews to set beams for a new northbound 35-E bridge spanning the roadway, according to information provided by the Minnesota Department of Transportation.
Stillwater Vine star gets turn on stage at State Fair
Stillwater musician Jonah Marais, a budding online star, onstage at the only live performance he's done, at San Diego's Brave Fest, a concert similar to the Minnesota State Fair's DigiFest, in July.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Yang leads Conners after 18 holes at U.S. Amateur
Corey Conners ended the first 18 holes of the U.S. Amateur's 36-hole final match with a birdie, but will head to a hour-long break 1 down against Gunn Yang.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Atlanta Athletic Club's front nine in Instagrams
SMU men's coach Josh Gregory resigned under pressure Friday in the wake of reputed rules violations, Golfweek has learned.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Community Foundations - at-fault' for resident's frostbite injuries
The Minnesota Department of Health has found a Maplewood residential care facility at fault for an incident involving a mentally ill client who wandered away from the building on a frigid March night.
Maplewood church member charged with child molestation
James Xang Vang, 21, of St. Paul has been charged with first- and second-degree counts of criminal sexual contact for allegedly molesting a 6-year-old girl during a two-year period between June 2012 and his arrest on July 29. Since his arrest, the criminal complaint said he has admitted to inappropriately touching more than 25 young girls at the ... (more)
St. Paul memorial to fallen Maplewood police officer restored
Two St. Paul Police Historical Society members restored a memorial to a murdered officer over the weekend after it was vandalized last year.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Random strangers rescue woman trapped in River Falls
Such drama: I drove to town to do some errands, and my car decided to die in the busiest intersection in town.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Area Graduates - Aug. 5, 2014
University of St. Thomas a Jacqueline M. Enge of Lauderdale, master's degree in social work a Daniel C. Kassen of Little Canada, bachelor's degree in electrical engineering, cum laude a Tripti Khosla of Little Canada, master's degree in software systems a Jessica Root of Little Canada, bachelor's degree in communication and journalism a Emilee ... (more)
Graduates - Ramsey County - Maplewood Review Aug. 6, 2014
The following area students graduated from colleges and universities published in the Aug. 6 edition of the Maplewood - Ramsey County Review: Gustavus Adolphus College a Chee Her of Maplewood, bachelor's degree in accounting a Samuel Johnson of Maplewood, bachelor's degree in political science a Andrew Lilja of Maplewood, bachelor's degree in ... (more)
Maplewood father, 84, admits murder of his son
An 84-year-old Maplewood man admitted in court Thursday that he fatally shot his son after the younger man demanded he move out of their home.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Community Foundations - at fault' for resident's frostbite injuries
Community Foundations in Maplewood was found "at fault" for an incident in which a resident wandered off in the middle of a cold March evening.
A peace pole amidst a profusion of plants
Playschool Child Care, Inc. in Maplewood held a dedication of its peace pole during the family fun night Aug. 1. Now one of over 200,000 peace poles in the world, peace is the focus at the entrance to the school property.