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Woman Burned With Hot Coffee In Fight At Perkins

Police are investigating after a woman was seriously burned with hot coffee during a fight at a local Perkins restaurant.

08/19/2013

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Metro Transit To Test Central Corridor At Night

Metro Transit crews are going to test cars by night on their new “green line” light rail transit at the end of the month. The tests will begin along the western half of the University Avenue stretch the week of August 26.

08/16/2013

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Girl’s Unmarked Gravestone Replaced After 92 Years

Under the shade of a large maple tree, the Riehle family cousins reunited on Friday morning to right a troubling wrong. The cousin’s grandmother, Frances Riehle, had taken two of her children Christmas shopping on Dec. 20, 1921. She was holding each child by their hands and the three had just stepped off the University Avenue trolley and onto the busy street. John Riehle says that suddenly, and sadly, the story took a tragic turn.

08/02/2013

Fridley Rollover

Rollover Survivor Says SUV Driver Tried To Race A Ferrari

A survivor of a crash that sent seven people to the hospital over the weekend says the driver was trying to race a stranger in a sports car.

04/30/2013

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7 Seriously Injured In Fridley Car Rollover

A car rollover in Fridley has injured seven passengers, including a 4-year-old boy, early Saturday evening.

04/27/2013

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Man Shot In Hand; St. Paul Police Looking For Gunman

St. Paul police said they are looking for a suspect in the city Wednesday after a man suffered a gunshot wound to the leg.

04/24/2013

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Police Chase Ends With Crash In St. Paul

Authorities say a chase with a stolen vehicle ended with a crash just outside of downtown St. Paul Wednesday morning, injuring two people.

04/03/2013

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St. Paul Police ID Hit-And-Run Car; Victim Discharged From Hospital

St. Paul Police believe they’ve identified the vehicle involved in a hit-and-run accident this week, but they’re still looking for the driver.

01/23/2013

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Crews Install Misspelled Street Signs In St. Paul

With construction of the new light rail line to St. Paul nearing completion, many other improvements are being made to the area. But not everything marked an improvement.

01/22/2013

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Wal-Mart Workers & Unions Protest On Black Friday

Hundreds gathered outside the Wal-Mart store on Friday along University Avenue in St. Paul. They were some workers who had walked off the job, and others were members of labor unions lending their support.

11/23/2012

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Light Rail Construction Has Popular Restaurant Facing Foreclosure

The owners of a Vietnamese restaurant in St. Paul are hoping their friends, family and customers will come to their aid.

09/19/2012

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Mpls. Chef Wins Food Network’s ‘Cupcake Wars’

A Minneapolis chef has been crowned the winner in the champions version of Food Network’s “Cupcake Wars.”

06/10/2012

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Central Corridor Reaches The Halfway Mark

The Central Corridor light rail project has reached a milestone. The 11-mile line connecting the downtowns of St. Paul and Minneapolis is now 50 percent complete.

05/14/2012

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Light Rail Construction Kills Man’s Restaurant Dream

A St. Paul restaurant owner says he’s been forced to close down for good.

04/14/2012

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Council Approves $1M Campaign Over Rail Construction

After hearing a number of complaints, the Metropolitan Council is trying to ease the anger over the Central Corridor light rail project.

01/03/2012

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