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Parts Of 2 Minnesota Roads Dedicated To Fallen Officers

Gov. Mark Dayton signed two bills into law Tuesday that will mark portions of two Minnesota roads as memorials for officers who have lost their lives while in the line of duty.

05/19/2015

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Strides For Stroke 2015

This Saturday, hundreds of walkers will show up at the Battle Creek Regional Park in Maplewood to honor stroke survivors.

05/14/2015

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Dog Rescue Group Says Van Stolen With 5 Pit Bull Puppies Inside

A Minnesota dog rescue organization took to social media to say their van had been stolen with five pit bull puppies inside. The group Rescued Pets Are Wonderful said the silver Dodge Caravan was stolen in the Maplewood area Tuesday morning after the dogs were loaded into the vehicle.

04/28/2015

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Bills Honoring Slain Police Officers Move Ahead

Minnesota is closer to memorializing two police officers killed on the job. Lawmakers want to name the road Mendota Heights Officer Scott Patrick lived on after him.

03/18/2015

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Patient’s Nurse Attack Leads To Legislation At Capitol

The Ramsey County Attorney’s office says no charges will be filed against police who struggled with a hospital patient who died after he attacked nurses in November.

03/11/2015

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Craigslist Intervenes To Help Local Suicidal Man

It’s known as the place to go online to sell or buy something. But on Tuesday, Craigslist became a place for a Twin Cities young man to plead for help. Administrators of the website contacted police after they saw a disturbing post that indicated a young man wanted to end his own life.

03/11/2015

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Bail Set At $1.5 Million In Toddler’s Death

A Maplewood man is being held on $1.5 million bail in the death of his girlfriend’s 1-year-old daughter. Thirty-five-year-old Leb Mike Meak appeared in Ramsey County District Court Tuesday on a charge of second-degree murder.

02/18/2015

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Woman Talks Of Man Accused Of Murder In Her Baby’s Death

A Farmington mother said her boyfriend had quietly turned into a monster. Police charged the mother’s boyfriend, 35-year-old Mike Meak, with second-degree murder.

02/16/2015

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Investigation Of Toddler’s Murder In Maplewood Continues

The Maplewood Police Chief says it’s one of the worst cases of child abuse, he’s seen. The suspect, 35-year-old Leb Meak is charged with second degree murder in the death of his girlfriend’s 18-month-old girl. Police found the child, not breathing, in Meak’s home Thursday.

02/14/2015

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Maplewood Man Charged In Death Of 18-Month-Old Baby

A 35-year-old Maplewood man is accused of killing an 18-month-old baby girl Thursday morning, according to the Ramsey County Attorney’s Office. At 11:03 a.m. on Thursday, Maplewood police responded to the report of a baby who was not breathing at a residence on the 2500 block of Barclay Street.

02/13/2015

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18-Month-Old Found Dead; Murder Suspect Arrested

An 18-month-old baby was found dead, possibly murdered, in a Maplewood home Thursday morning.

02/12/2015

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Power Restored To 4,300 Customers In East Twin Cities

Over 4,300 customers lost power in the areas of Oakdale, Maplewood and Lake Elmo Tuesday morning. According to a spokesperson with Xcel Energy, 4,376 customers were without power for three hours, beginning at 5:47 a.m.

01/13/2015

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Best Holiday Markets In Minnesota

Ring in the holidays with fun, décor and gifts at these festive markets.

12/15/2014

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Lawmaker Seeks To Lower Violence Against Health Care Workers

A Minnesota lawmaker is proposing much tougher state penalties for violence against health care workers.

12/08/2014

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Maplewood Woman Allegedly Takes $47K From Vulnerable Mother

A Maplewood woman is facing charges of exploitation after she allegedly took $47,000 from her mentally ill mother. Annette Lynn Biel, 50, faces one count of financial exploitation of a vulnerable adult.

11/28/2014

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$10K Reward Offered In Fatal Liquor Store Shooting

A reward is now being offered in the shooting death of a man who refused to buy alcohol for teenagers. Terrence Woods, 25, was shot and killed in Maplewood one month ago.

11/25/2014

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Attempted Rape In Maplewood Likely Linked To 2 Similar Incidents

Police in the east metro are investigating after a man abducted a woman over the weekend and a threatened to sexually assault her.

11/24/2014

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Maplewood Opens ‘Green’ Police And Fire Station

A new fire and police station is the first of its kind in Minnesota.

11/15/2014

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Police Investigate Man’s Death After Attempt To Break Up Bar Fight

Maplewood police say a 40-year-old St. Paul man died shortly after being assaulted for trying to break up a bar fight late Tuesday night. Now, 23-year-old man is in custody and two others are being actively sought.

11/12/2014

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Good Question: What Are Those Blue Traffic Lights?

You may have noticed new blue lights popping up near traffic signals all over the metro. They are small, generally tucked out of the way so they don’t distract drivers. Over the past two weeks, they’ve been going up all over Ramsey County.

11/06/2014

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Patient Who Helped Nurses During Attack Reacts To Surveillance Video

Surveillance video shows metro nurses scrambling to get away from a man wielding a metal bar. A patient, 68-year-old Charles Logan, first swings a bar through the nurse’s station.

11/06/2014

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Police Release Video Of Patient Attacking Nurses With Bar

Maplewood police released surveillance video Thursday of a patient who reportedly assaulted several nurses with a metal bar over the weekend.

11/06/2014

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Patient’s Nurse Attack Highlights Problem Of Violence Against Nurses

The Ramsey County Medical Examiner has identified the 68-year-old patient who attacked four nurses at St. John’s Hospital in Maplewood and later died Sunday morning. The medical examiner says St. Paul resident Charles Emmett Logan was pronounced dead at the hospital shortly after the incident.

11/03/2014

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Officials: Patient Assaults Nurses, Dies After Being Arrested

Officials in Maplewood say a 68-year-old hospital patient died after officers arrested him early Sunday morning following a report that he had assaulted several nurses.

11/02/2014

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Police Seek Suspect In Coffee Shop Laptop Thefts

A rash of laptop thefts in the east metro has coffee shops on high alert. Thieves are stealing laptops right out of the hands of customers at businesses in Maplewood and St. Paul. Two recent cases at a Caribou Coffee happened in broad daylight. Nick Ryan occasionally stops by the Caribou on Rice Street in Maplewood.

10/28/2014

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