Fmr. Church Official Sentenced For Stealing Thousands From Mendota Heights ChurchA 48-year-old New Brighton man has been sentenced for stealing more than $30,000 from Mendota Heights Catholic church while working as the church’s director of operations.
Illegal Street Racing Bust Leads To 100 Citations In Mendota HeightsAuthorities in Mendota Heights gave out about one hundred citations overnight Saturday for illegal street racing.
Man Arrested After Leading State Troopers On Chase In South MetroThe Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension says it started with a trooper trying to pull a man over for driving 100 MPH on Interstate 494 in Mendota Heights just before noon Saturday.
Mendoberri Celebrates A Decade Of Bringing Local, Chef-Inspired Food To The SuburbsIt is hard to overstate how big a risk it was in 2010 to open a chef-driven restaurant, focused on local sustainable produce and proteins, in a strip mall in the southern suburbs of St. Paul.
2 Teens Arrested, Charged In Shooting Death Of St. Paul Student Da'Qwan Jones-Morris, 17Officials at a Twin Cities high school are identifying the student killed Wednesday in a shooting in St. Paul.
1 Dead, 1 Injured In Mendota Heights Medical IncidentOne woman is dead and a man is injured following a medical incident in Mendota Heights Sunday night, police said. Officers were dispatched to the residential area in the 1600 block of Diane Road for a call regarding two people in their 60s.
Police Say Tree Placed On Mendota Heights Road Was Prank That Could "Go Very Badly"A tree intentionally placed on Mendota Heights Road and Huber Drive caught the attention of police early Saturday morning. In a Facebook post, the Mendota Heights Police Department said an officer was driving behind an SUV around 1 a.m. Saturday when the SUV ran over the tree.
Charges: Former Church Official Swindled Over $30K, Bought Scratch Off Tickets To Pay MortgageA former church official in the south metro is accused of stealing more than $33,000 from the institution. He allegedly told investigators he was using the money to buy up to $400 in scratch off tickets daily, because he was behind on his mortgage.
2 Families Celebrate 50 Years Of ‘Turkey Bowl’ TraditionFamily and football are Thanksgiving traditions. Add a dash of long-standing rivalry, and you've got the perfect recipe for a game 50 years in the making in Mendota Heights.
Mendota Heights Raises Tobacco Buying Age To 21Mendota Heights is now the 17th city in Minnesota to raise the age to buy tobacco to 21.
Mendota Heights To Vote On Raising Tobacco Buying Age To 21The Mendota Heights City Council is slated vote on it Tuesday night. It will also consider adding menthol to flavored tobacco restrictions.
Teen Accused Of Setting Mother's Bed On FireAn 18-year-old Twin Cities woman is accused of setting her mother’s bed on fire over the weekend.
Lightning Strikes Suspected Culprit In 2 Metro FiresLightning strikes are likely the culprit for at least two fires in the Twin Cities Thursday night
Fire Breaks Out At Country Club In Mendota HeightsA fire broke out around 4:30 a.m. Friday morning at the Mendakota Country Club in Mendota Heights.
Mudslide Closes Section Of Highway In Mendota HeightsA stretch of highway in Mendota Heights closed Thursday morning following a mudslide.