Outdoor Sporting Events Brace For Severe WeatherFans heading to the Minnesota Vikings preseason game at TCF Bank Stadium are being urged to prepare for stormy weather. The National Weather Service issued a tornado watch Saturday afternoon for many Minnesota counties -- including Hennepin -- until 11 p.m.
4 St. Paul Schools Go Into Lockdown After Report Of Shots FiredFour schools in St. Paul's Summit-University neighborhood, including Central High School, went into lockdown mode earlier Thursday following a report of shots fired in the area.
2 In Custody After Police Chase Ends At St. Paul High SchoolPolice have two people in custody Friday after a late-night chase that went from Minneapolis into St. Paul. According to police, around 10 p.m. Thursday officers received information that a wanted felon, who was possibly armed, was driving near 25th Avenue North and Newton Avenue.
MN Students March To Capitol In Response To FergusonA number of Minnesota high school and college students expressed their disappointment with the Ferguson, Missouri outcome by walking out of school. They joined students who staged walkouts in more than 50 cities across the country on Monday.
Police Seek Suspects In St. Paul Attempted KidnappingA St. Paul high school has issued a warning to its students after an attempted kidnapping in the area earlier this week. Police said the incident happened Tuesday afternoon at Marshall Avenue and Pascal Street, near Central High School.
Teen’s Body Pulled From Carver County LakeRescue crews recovered the body of a teenager from a Carver County lake late Friday evening. The sheriff's office received a report at about 7:30 p.m. that a teen swimming in Eagle Lake near Baylor Regional Park went underwater and never resurfaced.
St. Paul Police Welcomes 1st Female Somali Officer St. Paul Police welcomed the first Somali female officer to the department on Saturday. Kadra Mohamed joined the department as part of its community liaison program. Kenyan-born Mohamed graduated from Central High School in 2010. She will graduate from St. Cloud State with a criminal justice degree in May, but she got her badge Saturday and spoke some words of wisdom to future recruits.
St. Paul Residents Take To The Streets In MLK MarchIn honor of the Rev. Martin Luther King’s birthday each year, there is always a celebration rally and march in St. Paul.
Summer School Students Sent Home After FireStudents at a St. Paul summer school program were dismissed Wednesday after a small fire at Central High School.