Minnesotan To Meet: Pianist Steven C. AndersonHe couldn't always read the notes, but Steven C. Anderson always had an ear for music. His piano teacher was his mom and she saw something very special in Anderson at a young age. Even when he wanted to quit she wouldn't let him, giving him candy to make sure he kept playing.
Local Catholics Celebrate Pope Francis' U.S. VisitPope Francis officially began his first U.S. tour Wednesday morning with a visit to the White House and a meeting with President Obama.
WCCO Tours Cathedral Of St. Paul For Its 100th AnniversaryFor the last century, the Cathedral of St. Paul has shone like a jewel atop the skyline. One-hundred-years ago this weekend, the official dedication took place. But the Cathedral has continued to change and grow since then.
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St. Paul's Packed With Winter Carnival Events This WeekendFrom ice carvings to Crashed Ice and icy-cold beer, winter fun is in full swing this weekend in St. Paul. And even better, most events are free. Red Bull's Crashed Ice has skated into town for the fourth-consecutive year. As many 100,000 people will pack into the hillside in front of the Cathedral of St. Paul.
Minnesota's Most Interesting ChurchesTour these beautiful and historic churches in Minnesota.
Mandela Memorial Held At St. Paul CathedralNelson Mandela's casket made the nearly 6,000-mile trip from the nation's capital of Pretoria to his home village Saturday, where the country's first black president will be laid to rest on Sunday. A memorial service to honor the African leader was held at the Cathedral in St. Paul Saturday. Political and community leaders spoke at the event, which was closed to cameras.
Public Memorial For Mandela Saturday In St. Paul A public memorial service for Nelson Mandela will be held Saturday in St. Paul. The memorial for the late South African leader and anti-apartheid fighter will begin at 1 p.m. in the Cathedral of St. Paul.
Catholics Gather At Cathedral To Protest Archbishop NienstedtDozens of members of the Catholic Church are calling for a change in local leadership. Nearly 100 people gathered outside the St. Paul Cathedral on Saturday, calling for Archbishop John Nienstedt's resignation. They’re angry about past accusations of sexual abuse by clergy members that became public within the last few weeks. Eric Fought of the Catholic Coalition for Church Reform says he’s looking for renewed faith in church leadership.“It's up to us as the laity to step forward and say ‘enough is enough,’" Fought said.
Thousands Gather In St. Paul For Author Vince Flynn’s Funeral Best-selling Twin Cities author Vince Flynn was remembered Monday in his hometown of St. Paul.
Funeral Set For Monday For Novelist Vince FlynnA funeral Mass is being planned for Monday for best-selling Minnesota author Vince Flynn, creator of the Mitch Rapp counter-terrorism thriller series. A family statement says it will be held Monday morning at the Cathedral of St. Paul.
Debut Of New Pipe Organ At Cathedral DelayedThe first sounding of the Cathedrals restored and enhanced 1963 Skinner gallery organ anticipated to be heard at the Easter Vigil, set for 8 p.m. Saturday, has been postponed.