Fire Breaks Out On Roof Of St. Paul's 1st Skyscraper; Firefighter InjuredA firefighter suffered a back injury while fighting a blaze on the roof of downtown St. Paul's historic Pioneer Endicott Building Tuesday afternoon. The St. Paul Fire Department said the fire was reported just after 12 p.m. at the building on 4th Street East and Robert Street North.
MNfusion: St. Paul's Citizen Supper Club Offers A Fresh Take On Traditional DishesIf you're from the Twin Cities there's a chance you may have heard the saying, "You date Minneapolis but you marry St. Paul." Minneapolis is steak tartare while St. Paul is steak and potatoes.
Kellogg Boulevard Reopens In St. Paul, For NowThe city of St. Paul temporarily reopened Kellogg Boulevard near the Xcel Energy Center. It's been closed since last spring as crews make necessary repairs to the bridges that makeup the roadway.
St. Paul Meter Enforcement Suspended For One Day SaturdayIf you were thinking about heading to St. Paul this weekend, Saturday is the day to do it! St. Paul Public Works announced that enforcement of all meters in the city will be suspended for 24 hours on Saturday, January 2, 2016.
Holiday Train To Make A Stop At St. Paul's Christmas Market Need a little help getting into the holiday spirit? Head to St. Paul this weekend! The Union Depot is hosting a Christmas Market through Sunday, Dec. 13 and on Saturday, Dec. 12 the Canadian Pacific Holiday train will make a stop.
St. Paul To Unveil Design Plan For River BalconySt. Paul may soon have another great view along the Mississippi River. On Thursday, the city shared new designs for the River Balcony project. The project intends to introduce a one-and-a-half-mile elevated pedestrian path that would stretch from the Science Museum of Minnesota all the way to Union Depot.
Impaired Driver Hits City Bus, Which Hits School In DT St. PaulA Metro Transit bus was struck by a car Saturday morning in downtown St. Paul, causing the bus to hit a school building. Metro Transit officials say the accident happened at about 7 a.m. at the corner of West 7th and Robert streets.
Senate Democrats Sign Lease For Downtown St. Paul OfficeMinnesota state senators have found some new digs in downtown St. Paul. Senate Democrats and staffers will move into a temporary office space in the UBS Tower in late May as construction consumes the Capitol. They'll stay there until a new senate office building opens early next year.
Ecolab Buys 17-Story Building To Serve As HeadquartersEcolab Inc. announced Friday it is purchasing a 17-story office building in downtown St. Paul, Minnesota, and will consolidate its local staff and operations there by the end of 2018. Ecolab is a cleaning, food safety and pest-control services company that has had operations in St. Paul since its founding in 1923.
With The Wild Away, Fans Fill Downtown St. Paul For 1st Playoff GameFive-hundred-sixty-two miles separate the Minnesota Wild from their fans. But in downtown St. Paul Thursday, playoff excitement still had that home-ice feel. "This is where you go," St. Paul resident Linda Eichinger said. "Hockey fans, we're together and we're going to celebrate them no matter if they're in town or away."
'Gutter Block Goon' Gang Members Charged In St. Paul AssaultsSeven men were each charged Tuesday for their roles in three gang-related assaults over the span of two days in downtown St. Paul in January. The Ramsey County Attorney's office says the defendants are all members of the Gutter Block Goon gang, and all are charged with two counts each of third- and fourth-degree riot, both of which are considered crimes committed for the benefit of a gang.
New Concert Hall Set To Open At St. Paul's Ordway CenterDowntown St. Paul's new concert hall opens Sunday at Ordway Center for the Performing Arts. A free community open house will be held from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. to launch "Rock the Ordway," a three-week music celebration. Gov. Mark Dayton and St. Paul Mayor Chris Coleman are scheduled to attend the ribbon cutting.