Columbia Heights

Controversial Columbia Heights Board Member Decides To ResignA Columbia Heights School Board Member accused of posting anti-Muslim comments on social media has decided to resign, according to the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-MN).
Reward Offered For Info On Suspect In Columbia Heights Home InvasionPolice in Columbia Heights are offering a $1,000 reward for information that will lead the arrest of a suspect in a home invasion and robbery last week.
Union Leader: School Board Member Should Resign After Anti-Muslim CommentsThe head of Columbia Heights' teachers union has called on an embattled school board member to denounce anti-Muslim comments attributed to him on social media or resign. Grant Nichols had admitted to Columbia Heights' school board chairman that he is responsible for comments posted to his Facebook page in early September about Muslims.
Suspect Vehicle Sought In Columbia Heights Home InvasionOfficials in Columbia Heights say they’re searching for a vehicle of interest in connection to an incident earlier this week where a 76-year-old man was robbed and shot in his home.
Police: Man, 76, Shot In Columbia Heights Home InvasionColumbia Heights police are searching for the armed intruder who followed an elderly man into his home, then robbed and shot him. It happened around 9:30 p.m. Tuesday evening, as the 76-year old widower was bringing groceries in from his car that was parked in his driveway.
4 Things To Know: Pope's Visit, Yogi Berra's Death & MoreFrom the Pope Francis' historic visit to Washington, D.C. to the death of baseball legend Yogi Berra, here are the four stories to know from Wednesday, Sept. 23.
School Board Member At Center Of Anti-Islamic Controversy Won't Step Down A school board member in Columbia Heights has no plans to resign, despite a vote Tuesday night asking him to do just that.
Anti-Islamic Comment Brings Dozens To Columbia Heights MeetingA Columbia Heights school board member faced dozens of people calling for his resignation Tuesday night.
Tensions Rise In Columbia Heights After Post About Muslims From School Board Member's Facebook PageTensions are growing in Columbia Heights after a school board member allegedly posted what some say are offensive, anti-Muslim statements online.
Bicyclist, 82, Dies After Being Hit By CarOfficials say an 82-year-old bicyclist died Tuesday morning after being hit by a car in Minneapolis.
St. Paul Man Charged For Keeping Teen Locked In Trailer For SexA St. Paul man is charged with holding a 15-year-old girl in a locked trailer, and engaging sexual activity with her.
Man Robs Columbia Heights BankInvestigators are asking for the public's help to find a robbery suspect. Columbia Heights police responded to a report of a robbery just after 5:30 p.m. Friday at the U.S. Bank on Central Avenue Northeast.