Bee-Keeping On Union Depot RooftopIf you see any bees buzzing around St. Paul they might be heading home to an unlikely place. There are five hives on the rooftop of the Union Depot with about 10,000 bees each.
Gov. Dayton’s Inaugural Ball Rocks Union DepotGov. Mark Dayton took his second oath into office on Monday, but he celebrated his second term in style Saturday night. Dayton and Lt. Gov. Tina Smith hosted the North Star Ball at the St. Paul Union Depot. The event was open to the public, and included music, food and mingling.
National Cyber Security Alliance Visits MN To Educate Online ConsumersIn this day and age, hackers are finding more ways to compromise online security and steal information. To prevent the future issues, the National Cyber Security Alliance is on a 10-city tour to educate consumers on ways to protect themselves. Tuesday, the group visited Minnesota.
Union Depot Unveils 6 New MuralsIt took more than a year and a half, but six new murals are now on display at the historic Union Depot in St. Paul. Each mural depicts a significant time period in the history of the railroads, the City of St. Paul and the Depot itself.
Guest Pass: St. Paul's Union DepotUnless you're coming into the Twin Cities by rail, a train station probably doesn't make your must-see list.
St. Paul Farmers Market Might Be Moving An iconic Twin Cities farmers market might be relocating. Attendance at the St. Paul Farmer's Market has dropped by 25 percent over the last five years. Customers have complained about Lowertown construction and parking changes making access difficult.
Light Rail's Green Line Opens With Celebration, Some ProtestThe Green Line light rail that runs between St. Paul and Minneapolis is opening for business. Service on the Green Line will officially start at 10 a.m. Saturday after a ribbon cutting ceremony at Union Depot on St. Paul.
Amtrak Starts St. Paul Service For First Time Since 1971Passenger trains are rolling through historic Union Depot in St. Paul again. Amtrak service picked up passengers Wednesday night and will again on Thursday for the first time since 1971. The train was supposed to arrive in St. Paul at about 8 a.m., but was delayed several hours.
Amtrak Resuming Service At Union Depot The tracks at Union Depot in downtown St. Paul have been quiet for 43 years, so it's big news that Amtrak is resuming passenger service again.
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‘Things Are Going In The Wrong Direction’: Obama Critic At Union Depot President Barack Obama’s speech Wednesday was open to the public, but there was a limited number of tickets available.
Obama Visits St. Paul's Restored Union Depot WednesdayWhen White House officials chose St. Paul's Union Depot for President Barack Obama's announcement of a $600 million competition for federal grants to fund infrastructure projects that create jobs, they picked a site that received nearly $125 million in federal funds for a major renovation.