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  • Man accused of fatally shooting girlfriend in SUV 
    Updated: Apr-18-14 5:31 pm
  • ST. PAUL, Minnesota - A St. Paul man is accused of shooting and killing his girlfriend while she sat in the back of an SUV with their infant son.

  • Former vicar general deposed in priest abuse case 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 9:28 am
  • ST. PAUL, Minnesota - A former vicar general of the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis has answered questions under oath about how he handled sexual abuse allegations.

  • Minn. college names art building for Joan Mondale 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 5:04 am
  • ST. PAUL, Minnesota - The late Joan Mondale will have her name on a newly completed arts building on the Macalester College campus in St. Paul.

  • Ex-DNR employee gets probation in data breach 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 7:57 pm
  • ST. PAUL, Minnesota - A former Minnesota Department of Natural Resources worker was sentenced to two years of probation Monday for allegedly looking up private driver's license data on thousands of people without permission.

  • Expo takes precautions to prevent spread of virus 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 7:55 am
  • ST. PAUL, Minnesota - An outbreak of a potentially deadly equine virus will mean some empty stalls at the upcoming Minnesota Horse Expo.

  • Woman gets 4 years in fatal motorcycle crash 
    Updated: Apr-11-14 5:58 pm
  • ST. PAUL, Minnesota - A Minnesota woman has been sentenced to four years in prison for a hit-and-run crash that killed a 92-year-old motorcyclist last year.

  • Minnesota considers ending lawmaker immunity law 
    Updated: Apr-10-14 5:05 pm
  • ST. PAUL, Minnesota - A college project that alleged some state lawmakers might have used immunity to avoid drunken-driving arrests has sparked debate in Minnesota over whether to scrap a more than 150-year-old protection similar to those still on the books for Congress and most state legislatures.

  • Inmate accused of attacking officers 
    Updated: Apr-10-14 7:02 am
  • ST. PAUL, Minnesota - A teen sentenced to prison for a brutal attack is facing additional charges of assaulting a correctional officer in Ramsey County.

  • As Senate approves budget, Dayton urges restraint 
    Updated: Apr-08-14 8:41 pm
  • ST. PAUL, Minnesota - The Minnesota Senate has approved its plan to spend part of the state's budget surplus on programs geared toward the youngest learners and the care of the elderly patients.

  • Robertson named new commissioner of WCHA 
    Updated: Apr-08-14 6:39 pm
  • ST. PAUL, Minnesota - The Western Collegiate Hockey Association has named Bill Robertson its new commissioner.

  • Man gets 41 years in bar owner's fatal shooting 
    Updated: Apr-07-14 8:29 pm
  • ST. PAUL, Minnesota - A Minneapolis man has been sentenced to 41 years in prison for fatally shooting a St. Paul bar owner over a $20 pool table fee.

  • Appeals Court orders new trial for St. Paul priest 
    Updated: Apr-07-14 6:56 pm
  • MINNEAPOLIS - The Minnesota Appeals Court is reversing a sexual misconduct conviction and ordering a new trial for a St. Paul priest accused of having sex with a woman seeking spiritual advice.

  • Former Hamm's brewery becomes Minnesota urban farm 
    Updated: Apr-06-14 6:43 pm
  • ST. PAUL, Minnesota - The former Hamm's brewery complex in east St. Paul has been transformed into an urban farm, the home to thousands of tilapia and racks of leafy green vegetables.

  • Activists speak at hearing on oil pipeline 
    Updated: Apr-03-14 10:42 pm
  • ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Public debate grew heated Thursday about Enbridge Energy's plan to nearly double the capacity of its Alberta Clipper pipeline across northern Minnesota.

  • Widow remembers 2009 Fort Hood shootings 
    Updated: Apr-03-14 8:44 pm
  • ST. PAUL, Minnesota - A woman who lost her husband in the 2009 Fort Hood shootings says she can empathize with the families of the three killed.

  • 308 road construction projects planned in 2014 
    Updated: Apr-03-14 7:51 pm
  • ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Workers will undertake 308 road construction projects throughout Minnesota in 2014, a state Department of Transportation official said Thursday.

  • Twin Cities archbishop appears in civil suit 
    Updated: Apr-02-14 10:03 pm
  • MINNEAPOLIS - Twin Cities Archbishop John Nienstedt abruptly ended a court deposition about his handling of clergy sexual abuse allegations in St. Paul and Minneapolis, an attorney suing the church said.

  • Drone bills hit turbulence in Minn. Legislature 
    Updated: Apr-02-14 7:39 pm
  • ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Minnesota lawmakers pressing for restrictions on unmanned aerial devices are already looking to pursue legislation next year to regulate them.

  • Company fined for ballpark worker's death 
    Updated: Apr-02-14 6:49 pm
  • ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Minnesota Occupational Safety and Health is fining a company nearly $52,000 for violations following an accident that killed a demolition worker on a new St. Paul Saints ballpark.

  • Government seeks default ruling against Nienow 
    Updated: Apr-01-14 2:41 pm
  • ST. PAUL, Minnesota - The U.S. government filed a motion Tuesday seeking a $748,000 default judgment against state Sen. Sean Nienow over an unpaid small-business loan.

  • House bills contain $975M in building wishes 
    Updated: Apr-01-14 11:08 am
  • ST. PAUL, Minnesota - A $975 million Minnesota House construction package released Tuesday loads up on college campus projects, provides for statewide civic center upgrades and makes another Capitol restoration installment.

  • St. Paul man charged with beating, sexual assault 
    Updated: Mar-31-14 4:34 pm
  • ST. PAUL, Minnesota - St. Paul police say neighbors came to the aid of a woman who fled naked from the apartment of a registered sex offender now charged with beating and sexually assaulting her.

  • 25-year-old man dies after St. Paul house fire 
    Updated: Mar-30-14 7:22 pm
  • ST. PAUL, Minnesota - A 25-year-old man died hours after firefighters rescued him from an early morning fire Sunday that was blamed on an unattended candle.

  • US Sen. Warren campaigns for Franken in Minnesota 
    Updated: Mar-30-14 6:30 pm
  • ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Democratic U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts whipped up the crowds at a campaign event for Sen. Al Franken and helped Minnesota Democrats raise money for the upcoming campaign season at two events over the weekend.

  • St. Paul turns off lights to promote conservation 
    Updated: Mar-29-14 5:05 am
  • ST. PAUL, Minnesota - The city of St. Paul will go dark for an hour - to raise awareness about energy conservation and climate change.