North Metro
February 11
East Metro
December 8, 2020
Benjamin Evans

Family of Lake Elmo man files wrongful-death suit against deputy acquitted of manslaughter

The suit claims "willful, reckless and intentional ... assault, battery, unauthorized use of force" in the death of Benjamin Evans during a 2018 standoff.
East Metro
December 7, 2020
Maximillian M. Fritsch  Credit: Ramsey County jail

Driver who rammed SUV into St. Paul restaurant charged with string of crimes

The motorist groped a woman immediately after the wreck, attempted a carjacking, according to prosecutors.
East Metro
December 7, 2020

Fatal stabbing of Twin Cities man in Hudson comes as more Minnesotans visit bars and restaurants, police say

Police make two arrests in what they are calling "a targeted attack."
East Metro
December 7, 2020

Twin Cities man crashes pickup, dies in western Wisconsin

The Anoka County man crashed his vehicle Sunday in Hudson Township, according to authorities.
East Metro
December 6, 2020

3 stabbed, 1 fatally, late at night in downtown Hudson; suspects flee in Minnesota vehicle

Authorities have yet to disclose the conditions on the other two victims, anyone's identities or the circumstances that led up to the violence.
East Metro
December 5, 2020

Two Minnesota women killed in crash on I-94 in western Wisconsin

A one-vehicle crash on Interstate 94 in western Wisconsin killed two Minnesota women on Saturday afternoon.It happened on eastbound I-94 about 4 p.m. near Woodville…
South Metro
December 5, 2020

Twin Cities metro police blotter, Dec. 6

CENTERVILLE NOV. 7 Fire. An officer responded to a report of a possible illegal burn at a home in the 1700 block of Center…
East Metro
December 4, 2020

Fired Ramsey County employee charged with embezzling $65,000

He's accused of schemes involving work credit card.
Local
December 3, 2020

Lino Lakes hires $24K consultant on shuttered YMCA

YMCA of the North closed the facility in July.
East Metro
December 2, 2020
Ramsey County Sheriff Bob Fletcher invited people into the substation for food after the ribbon cutting. ]  LEILA NAVIDI • leila.navidi@startribune.

Video shows Ramsey County sheriff driving past struck pedestrian

Fletcher says wet street, man's position on roadway made it hard for him to see.
East Metro
December 2, 2020

Cases dropped against man, three women charged in Forest Lake rape

Charges have been dropped against a 40-year-old man accused of raping a woman in his Forest Lake townhouse a year ago as three other women…
East Metro
December 1, 2020
East Metro
December 1, 2020

Albert Lea man, 21, admits shooting at neighbors, police

He has been charged with attempted murder and assault.
East Metro
December 1, 2020
An Aggregate Industries sign along Highway 75 in Grey Cloud Island Township.   ] AARON LAVINSKY • aaron.lavinsky@startribune.com   Alarmed by plans

Mining company pauses Grey Cloud Island expansion

Some residents say they remain wary of future operations near homes.
East Metro
November 28, 2020

Ramsey County sending fewer people to prison

It's a leader in reducing incarceration numbers.
East Metro
November 28, 2020

Twin Cities metro police blotter, Nov. 29

CENTERVILLEOCT. 25Suspicious activity. Officers responded to a report of a suspicious vehicle in the 7000 block of Lamotte Drive. They found the vehicle and determined…
East Metro
November 27, 2020

Online schools see surge in new students in Minnesota

There's a waiting list now for the state's largest online charter school.
East Metro
November 26, 2020
Jacob Bernstein and his wife Anna Taddei carried their  share of food to their car from the home of Av Gordon on Thanksgiving evening in Plymouth. The

Families retool traditions for a 2020 Thanksgiving amid coronavirus pandemic

They streamed to Plymouth from across the Twin Cities, on their way to pick up plastic containers of carrots, foil-wrapped platters of turkey and homemade…
East Metro
November 26, 2020