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St. Anthony Family Escapes House Fire Unharmed

Officials in central Minnesota say a St. Anthony family with three children was able to escape a house fire unharmed early Sunday morning.

04/19/2015

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Guest Pass: Silverwood Park In St. Anthony

On a #Top10WxDay, we’ll all try to get outside. This week’s Guest Pass is to a place where you can do all of the above, Silverwood Park in Saint Anthony.

03/12/2015

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Minn. Woman Sits With First Lady At State Of The Union

A Twin Cities woman was President Obama’s guest at the State of the Union address Tuesday night. Rebekah Erler wrote the president last year about how tough the economy has been on her family.

01/20/2015

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Minnesota Woman To Be In First Lady Box During Obama Speech

A Minnesota woman who was highlighted last summer by President Barack Obama is getting another turn in the spotlight.

01/19/2015

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U.S. Attorney, St. Anthony Apparently Settle Lawsuit

The U.S. government has apparently reached a settlement with the city of St. Anthony over a proposed Islamic center. U.S. Attorney Andrew Luger planned to hold a news conference Tuesday afternoon on the results of settlement negotiations.

12/16/2014

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Authorities Seeking 2 Suspects In Armed GameStop Robbery

Authorities say two masked men robbed a Game Stop in St. Anthony Tuesday evening – one armed with a pistol. At 8:35 p.m., two men entered the store and grabbed numerous gaming systems and fled by stealing an employee’s car (picture below). The vehicle is still missing.

12/10/2014

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Body Of Missing St. Anthony Man Found In Roseville

A missing St. Anthony man was found dead inside of a vehicle late Thursday morning. According to St. Anthony Police, the body of 56-year-old Todd Hoffstrom was found on the 2700 block of Fairview Avenue North in Roseville.

10/16/2014

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St. Anthony Man Pleads Guilty In $19M Fraud Scheme

Federal prosecutors say a Minnesota man has pleaded guilty to defrauding investors of more than $19 million. Fifty-five-year-old Tyrone Herman of St. Anthony entered his plea Friday in U.S. District Court. According to court documents, Herman claimed he could purchase small appliances from manufacturers and wholesalers at below-retail market rates.

10/10/2014

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1 Dead After Shootout With Police At RV Park

One man is dead after a shootout with police in a St. Anthony, Minn. mobile home park.

10/10/2014

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Wife Of Missing St. Anthony Man Asks For Public’s Help

Police are searching for a St. Anthony man who has gone missing nearly a year after his son was killed by police. Fifty-six-year-old Todd Hoffstrom was last seen at his home on Sept. 29.

10/06/2014

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Family Searching For Missing Man, Whose Son Was Killed By Cops

A Twin Cities family that’s already endured shock and trauma is asking for help. Fifty-six-year-old Todd Hoffstrom of St. Anthony went missing early Monday morning.

10/04/2014

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St. Anthony Man, Whose Son Was Killed By Police, Is Missing

St. Anthony Police are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing man, whose son was shot and killed by Orono Police last November after allegedly killing a physician. Police say Todd Hoffstrom, 56, was last seen at his St. Anthony home early Monday morning.

10/03/2014

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Feds Sue St. Anthony Over Rejection Of Islamic Center

The federal government announced its plans to sue the city of St. Anthony for rejecting a proposed Islamic center a couple of years ago. U.S. Attorney Andrew Luger formally announced the civil rights lawsuit at a news conference Wednesday afternoon.

08/27/2014

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Hennepin Co. Officials Call For Better Supervision After 3 Near-Drownings

Hennnepin County Sheriff Rich Stanek is asking people to be careful after three water emergencies over the weekend. He said there is a common theme here. “Watch, wear and learn.  You have to watch your kids at the pool, at the beach and up at the lake,” Stanek said.

07/21/2014

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Obama Letter Writer Hopes It Starts ‘Conversation’

The Minnesota woman whose letter to President Barack Obama led to one-on-one time with him says she hopes the message about middle-class struggles isn’t lost on Washington decision-makers.

06/26/2014

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President Obama To Spend A Day With Minn. Woman

For one Minnesota woman, President Obama’s trip to Minnesota this week has extra-special significance. St. Anthony resident Rebekah Erler wrote a letter to the president last March. And to her surprise, he’s responding in person.

06/25/2014

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Police Chase Ends With Car Crash In St. Paul Home

A police chase ended with a vehicle crashing into someone’s yard in St. Anthony, according to authorities. Around 3 a.m. Sunday morning, a car crashed into a home on the 1600 block of Grotto Street North in St. Paul.

05/11/2014

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Police Chase Ends With Car Crashing Into Arden Hills Home

A police chase ended with a car crashing into an Arden Hills home early Saturday morning. St. Anthony Police say the chase began after officers tried to pull over a suspected stolen vehicle.

05/10/2014

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St. Anthony Crowd Breaks High-5 Record For Boy With Cancer

Today, you can help a young boy battling a life-threatening disease. And all it takes is a high five. There’s an organized local movement to make a world record attempt to get the most high-fives in one minute.

04/17/2014

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Police: Motorcyclist Dead After Crash Near Minneapolis

Police responded to the crash just before midnight Thursday in St. Anthony. Authorities said a motorcyclist was driving eastbound on Kenzie Terrace when he lost control near Stinson Boulevard and crashed.

09/27/2013

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Officials: Truck Leaking ‘Substance,’ Vapors In St. Anthony

Local crews, including the north metro Hazmat team, are on the scene of an apparent acid spill, which has released vapors into the air.

08/15/2013

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Minn. Officials Plan For Electronic Voting Rosters

A pilot project in the works for this fall replaces those reams of voter sign-in sheets at polling places with electronic rosters. The Legislature approved the e-roster project in a limited number of precincts. The results will determine if it gets expanded more broadly in future elections.

07/09/2013

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‘St. Grand’ Is Filling Red Kettles Again

Someone is once again leaving generous donations in the Salvation Army’s red kettles. One thousand dollar donations have shown up in two red kettles in the north metro area.

11/24/2012

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Saint Grand Makes 2nd $1K Donation

Saint Grand struck again Monday.

11/20/2012

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Anonymous $1K Red Kettle Donor Is Back

You’ve probably noticed the Salvation Army’s red kettles and bell-ringers out extra early this year. So has Saint Grand.

11/19/2012

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