Managed fired in dine-and-dash case weighing company offer
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota restaurant manager who was fired after she refused to serve five black men believed to be repeat dine-and-dashers says she hasn’t decided whether she’ll accept the company’s offer to give her job back.
Chipotle offers manager job back in St. Paul dine-and-dash
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Chipotle said Monday that the company has offered a fired St. Paul restaurant manager her job back after receiving more information about an incident where employees refused to serve five black men and asked them to prove they could pay before taking their order.
The Latest: Chipotle offers St. Paul manager job back
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Latest on Chipotle firing a restaurant manager in dine and dash case (all times local):
Chipotle says the company has offered a St. Paul restaurant manager her job back after she was fired in a dine-and-dash case.
The company said in a ...
Weekend fire destroys two St. Paul businesses; no one hurt
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A weekend fire destroyed two businesses in St. Paul.
The building that burned Saturday night was home to Clean Cuts Barber Shop and Avenue Grocery.
No one was hurt. Two people who lived in an upstairs apartment were not home at the time.
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Ramsey County medical examiner’s office says a University of St. Thomas student found dead in her dorm room last month died of respiratory distress.
An autopsy found that 19-year-old sophomore Katie Mullen of Andover, Minnesota, had asthma.
A roommate found ...
Retiring St. Paul officer’s last patrol had special partner
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — After patrolling St. Paul’s streets for 32 years, officer Jon Sherwood had a special request for his last day on the job. He asked officer Matt Jones to join him in his squad car.
They weren’t usually police partners, but their lives have been ...
Minnesota governor in Mayo, suffers post-surgery lung damage
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota’s governor says he suffered lung damage while recovering from back surgery, keeping him at the Mayo Clinic for more than a month.
Gov. Mark Dayton underwent two spinal fusion surgeries last ...
Governor’s residence Christmas tree harvested from forest
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota foresters have cut down the official state Christmas tree in the Nemadji State Forest.
Department of Natural Resources forester Jean Mouelle selected this year’s tree for the governor’s residence in St. Paul. Mouelle says the tree is more than 60 years old ...
Minnesota teacher suspended after 5-year-old wanders away
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A St. Paul kindergarten teacher will face a five-day unpaid suspension after one of her 5-year-old students was found wandering nearly a mile from the elementary school.
Como Elementary teacher Angela Birchland told investigators that the boy may have walked out of ...
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Police have cleared a homeless camp in St. Paul, ordering its inhabitants to leave the encampment where about two dozen people have lived since last spring.
Officers, social workers and volunteers helped pack up tents and other possessions Thursday near the Cathedral ...
Minnesota HS football player out of hospital after collapse
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Hill-Murray football player is out of the hospital after collapsing during a playoff game last month.
Senior lineman Zach Zarembinski was released from the hospital on Tuesday, according to his
Natural gas explosion hurts 2 at North Mankato truck shop
NORTH MANKATO, Minn. (AP) — A natural gas explosion has injured two workers at a truck service shop in North Mankato.
The explosion happened just before noon Wednesday at Allstate Peterbilt. North Mankato Police Chief Ross Gullickson says employees were working on a garbage truck when the ...
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota baby girl was born on Veterans Day — the 11th day of the 11th month — at 11:11 p.m.
Erin and Mike Potts of Hugo, Minnesota, welcomed their first child on Sunday, the 100th anniversary of the armistice that ended World War I. The girl was born at The ...
Election brings divided power back to Minnesota’s Capitol
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota voters’ choices in Tuesday’s election will give the state another Democratic governor and a Legislature split between Democrats and Republicans, the latest experiment with divided government in Minnesota that has produced mixed — and sometimes few — ...
St. Paul city council member cleared in ballot dispute
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A St. Paul city council member has been cleared of charges related to an incident when he helped a woman vote for him.
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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Joe Mauer is retiring after 15 major league seasons, six All-Star games, three Gold Glove awards, three batting titles and 2,123 career hits, all with his hometown Minnesota Twins.
“Thank you, Minnesota Twins, and thank you, fans, for making my career as special and ...
10-year-old Wisconsin girl detained in infant’s death
CHIPPEWA FALLS, Wis. (AP) — Authorities say a 10-year-old girl has been detained in the death of an infant in northwestern Wisconsin.
Chippewa County Sheriff Jim Kowalczyk (koh-WAHL’-chek) says the girl is in juvenile custody.
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Overshadowed by an open governor’s race and drowned out by the flood of ads in bare-knuckle congressional contests, control of Minnesota’s Legislature is also up for grabs in Tuesday’s election. But it’s not something that all voters will notice.
The battle for the ...
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Five-year-old Evan Moua sat wide-eyed and terrified in the dentist chair in St. Paul. His sister had come back from her appointment missing teeth and he was sure the same thing was about to happen to him.
Dr. Kou Vang entered the examination room of his Frogtown ...
Many Minnesota political races hinge on the suburbs
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — As Republicans tighten their hold on Greater Minnesota and Democrats solidify their base in the state’s urban areas, it’s suburbanites who occupy both the physical and political in-between-land.
In statewide and Congressional contests, and in the race to control the ...
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A competency hearing will be held for a 20-year-old Minneapolis woman who allegedly set fires on a college campus and tried to travel to Afghanistan to join al-Qaida.
Tnuza Jamal Hassan was arrested in January after authorities say she set fires on the St. Paul ...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Authorities are investigating the death of a University of St. Thomas student who fell from a 10th floor apartment in Minneapolis during a Halloween party.
Authorities were called to the Bridges Apartments near the University of Minnesota just before 1 a.m. Thursday. ...
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — One of three defendants charged with fatally beating a St. Paul woman last year has been ordered to be released.
Perrin Cooper Jr. reached a deal with prosecutors in exchange for his testimony against the two others charged in the death of 79-year-old Myong “Susie” ...
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A judge sentenced a man to 20 years in prison Tuesday for strangling an 81-year-old former “Ziegfeld Follies” dancer while burglarizing her St. Paul home more than 30 years ago.
Michael Withers, 60, was sentenced after pleading guilty to second-degree murder in a ...
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- BusinessWireUniversity of St. Thomas to Expand and Renovate Famed Chapel and Build Faith Center on St. Paul CampusNovember 15, 2018
Cardiovascular Systems: Fiscal 1Q Earnings Snapshot
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) _ Cardiovascular Systems Inc. (CSII) on Tuesday reported a loss of $2.9 million in its fiscal first quarter.
On a per-share basis, the St. Paul, Minnesota-based company said it had a loss of 9 cents.
The results did not meet Wall Street expectations. The average ...
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — About 2,000 people packed a temple in St. Paul for an interfaith vigil to commemorate the victims of the anti-Semitic shooting in Pittsburgh.
The vigil Monday evening at Mount Zion Temple offered those gathered a chance to heal and unite in solidarity against the ...
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The family of a man who was struck and killed while out for a walk in St. Paul has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the driver who struck the victim.
Relatives of 35-year-old Scott Spoo say Peter Berge was negligent when he hit Spoo in a crosswalk in February ...
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — In a story Oct. 26 about Enbridge Energy’s Line 3 replacement project, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Minnesota regulators had formally approved Enbridge’s replacement plan, thus clearing the way for an expected appeal by opponents. The state Public ...
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Hill-Murray football player was placed in a medically induced coma after collapsing during a playoff game.
Senior lineman Zach Zarembinski took himself off the field during Hill-Murray’s 28-0 loss to St. Paul Johnson in Saturday’s Class 4A, Section 3 semifinal and ...
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — St. Paul police say adults fighting on the sidelines of a children’s football game prompted its cancellation after someone fired a gun.
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St. Thomas to hold campus-wide meeting to address racism
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The University of St. Thomas says it will cancel classes next Wednesday and hold a campus-wide meeting to talk about how to combat racism at the St. Paul school.
Hundreds of students and faculty members held a sit-in at the university’s student center Thursday to ...
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Attorneys for Dakotas-based Sanford Health and Bismarck’s Mid Dakota Clinic will make a last-ditch effort next month to merge.
The two agreed to merge last year but a federal judge blocked the move. The judge ruled in favor of the Federal Trade Commission and the ...
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Public Radio is selling the century-old theater where Garrison Keillor’s “A Prairie Home Companion” was based.
MPR President and CEO John McTaggart announced Wednesday that the radio network is selling the 1,000-seat
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minnesota man awoke from a medically-induced coma just in time for the birth of his son after his wife, at 39 weeks pregnant, saved him from cardiac arrest.
Ashley Goette says she awoke Oct. 16 to hear her husband, Andrew Goette, gasping for air in their West St. Paul ...
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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Mexican citizen has admitted to faking his own kidnapping in an attempt to get an immigrant visa.
Prosecutors say 46-year-old Alejandro Mario Cortes pleaded guilty Tuesday to one count of visa fraud and one count of illegally re-entering the U.S.
According to his ...
Authorities warn again about dangerous St. Paul caves
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — St. Paul authorities are again warning people to stay away from the city’s caves by the Mississippi River.
Crews were called to rescue two teenagers who were seen entering a hole leading to the caves Friday afternoon. St. Paul Assistant Fire Chief Mike Gaede says the ...
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Like generations of immigrants before them, a minority community of Bhutan has found a new home in the United States. One decade after arriving in the Twin Cities, more than 2,000 Lhotshampa are thriving.
“We find it stable and pleasant here,” said Puspa ...
TAYLORS FALLS, Minn. (AP) — An 8-year-old boy has been seriously injured in a fall from a cliff at Interstate State Park in Taylors Falls on the Minnesota-Wisconsin border.
The Chisago County sheriff’s office says the boy was hiking with family members when he fell about 50 feet from a ...
Minnesota prep hockey players to show skills to scouts
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Top high school hockey players in Minnesota will have a chance to show their skills in front of scouts next month.
The first Minnesota High School All Star Prospects Game is set for Nov. 10 at TRIA Rink in downtown St. ...
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Police say an altercation outside a St. Paul bar ended in a fatal shooting.
Officers were called to Born’s Bar about 11 p.m. Wednesday where they found a man suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim was taken to Regions Hospital where he later died.
A man who ...
WEST ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A man has died in an apartment fire in West St. Paul.
Firefighters were called just before 4:30 a.m. Wednesday on a report of smoke at Colonial Court Apartments. Firefighters found a fire in a third-floor apartment.
Firefighters found a man unresponsive in ...
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A St. Paul man has been sentenced to seven years in prison for intentionally dropping his girlfriend’s 3-year-old son on his head, killing the boy.
Thirty-five-year-old Devioun Johnson was sentenced Tuesday after earlier pleading guilty to first-degree manslaughter ...
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota landowners who unsuccessfully sued the developer of the Dakota Access oil pipeline over land easements are trying to revive their lawsuit.
The 21 landowners sued in 2017. They say a company formed by Texas-based Energy Transfer Partners and a hired land ...
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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A man has died after he was hit by a Green Line light rail train in St. Paul.
Authorities say the man and his friend were crossing the tracks when he was hit at about 4:30 p.m. He died at a hospital. The
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ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota prosecutors said Friday that they have declined to file charges against two St. Paul police officers who fatally shot an armed man in August.
The Ramsey County Attorney’s Office said Officers Matthew Jones and Vincent Adams were justified in the Aug. 5 ...