St Paul

By Edgar Linares in Minneapolis
Edgar Linares
February 11, 2019 - 8:02 pm
Our mix of snow and cold weather is the perfect beginning of a troubling ice dam season, according to experts. “What makes an ice dam is a lot of snow and really cold temperatures, that’s the formula,” said Mike Hilborn with Roof to Deck. Hilborn and his crew uses a hot pressure steamer that spits...
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Laura Oakes
February 08, 2019 - 6:51 am
A bill to beef up the state's sexual harassment law is headed to the Minnesota House floor. The House Judiciary Committee heard testimony Thursday, including from Amy Schnieder Koosman, who worked as a waitress at a local Perkins, where she says two men harassed her on a weekly basis for a year. "...
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By Edgar Linares
Edgar Linares
January 23, 2019 - 8:24 pm
With bone-chilling cold on the way, it’s time to think about how your wheels will handle it. “As we approach this cold snap in the next few days have your car inspected, you know, have the battery tested, have the tires checked, if the oil service hasn’t been done have that performed also,” said...
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Police Sirens
Dreamstime
January 04, 2019 - 8:34 pm
There have now been four pedestrians killed in collisions with moving cars in the Twin Cities in the first week of the new year. The latest happened Saturday night in Inver Grove Heights, and police say the driver of the car that collided with a 55-year-old woman turned herself in. She died at the...
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By Edgar Linares
Edgar Linares
December 12, 2018 - 7:30 pm
The United States Postal Service (USPS) says next Monday, December 17, will be their busiest day for mailing, with more than 8 million customers expected, on an average day only 5 million customers use the post office. The Postal Service says this year more than 900 million packages will go out...
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December 10, 2018 - 6:37 am
One person is dead and another injured after a shooting on St. Paul’s East Side. Officers patrolling the area heard multiple gun shots just after 9:00 Sunday night, and immediately responded to the intersection of Payne Avenue and Jessamine Avenue East. That’s where they found two victims in a...
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By Edgar Linares
Steve Simpson
November 14, 2018 - 8:50 am
The "ramp closed" sign at St. Paul's RiverCentre parking ramp is gone. After being closed since May, the 1600 stall structure is reopen following safety concerns. It was back in May that a large chunk of concrete fell onto a car. Nobody was hurt. Six months later and about a million dollars in...
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By Edgar Linares
Edgar Linares
October 29, 2018 - 7:37 pm
Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg joined Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey and St Paul Mayor Melvin Carter to encourage Minnesotans to vote next week for candidates who want “sensible gun reform.” The message comes days after a gunman opened fire inside a jewish synagogue killing eleven people. “...
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By Edgar Linares
Edgar Linares
September 13, 2018 - 8:47 pm
The Minnesota Wild are following in the footsteps of fellow professional sports teams like Timberwolves and Vikings by creating a new state-of-the-art practice facility for their players. “In 2000, we always wanted a practice rink, and it didn’t quite fit in our original expansion model. Since then...
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By Edgar Linares
Edgar Linares
August 28, 2018 - 7:44 pm
While construction crews move dirt outside Allianz Field in St Paul, workers are already installing seats inside the new 19,400-seat stadium. As of Tuesday, it’s 75 percent completed according to Minneapolis-based Mortenson Construction who’s building the $200 million facility in St. Paul’s midway...
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