The state agency investigating a police shooting in New Brighton has released the name of the officer and the suspect involved, but has provided few details of what went down.For instance, the Bureau of Criminal Apprehension, a division of the MN Department of Public Safety, is not saying why the su ... More >>
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This morning, a helicopter reportedly doing mosquito-control spraying in the area of the Maplewood Nature Center crashed into a detached garage.The condition of the pilot is unknown, but a vehicle from the Ramsey County medical examiner's office is on the scene (UPDATE: The pilot is confirmed to hav ... More >>
This week, Rebecca Koecher and Clayton Johnson were sentenced to two years of probation for raising their 1-year-old son in a "putrid" Maplewood home.SEE ALSO: Angry hockey dad yells insult while holding infant, tells another parent he'll cave his face in [VIDEO]The couple's sad legal saga began whe ... More >>
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Related:The Brick moves four sold-out shows, unveils renovation plansFun. at Myth, 4/13/12Gimme Noise: Fans start 'The Brick MN Sucks' siteMinneapolis' Mastodon devotees will have to make the drive up to the Maplewood megaclub Myth after another sold-out Brick show shifts to a bigger room. The chang ... More >>
The State Patrol has identified the man killed after lying on a lane of I-694 Tuesday as Lance L. Leider, a 22-year-old from Maplewood. Around 12:30, Leider pulled his car over to the shoulder of 694 off McKnight Road -- just a few miles from Maplewood -- climbed out, and lay down in a lane of tra ... More >>
It's been a while since the Myth Nightclub in Maplewood has been on our radar; the club closed in August 2009 when its owners started suing each other over a big financial mess, and reopened in March of this year with new management. Things didn't exactly get off to a smooth start at the nig ... More >>
After a year and a half off the market, Maplewood's Myth Nightclub has been leased by a new tenant and is expected to be revived this year. Myth closed suddenly back in August of 2009, and a subsequent investigation into the closing uncovered a big financial mess and found the owner and his inves ... More >>
jontintinjordanCaptionThe second of two Wisconsin men who hatched the brilliant idea of robbing a Maplewood bank with a toy gun is going to prison for five years. Andrew J. Larson, 24, of Eau Claire, was sentenced on Monday in federal court.
A blizzard's just another excuse to play in the snow.Congratulations. You survived Snowmageddon. We've listed the Top 20 snowfall totals for the Twin Cities area below. Now you need to shovel out the car and pay attention to the Snow Emergency parking rules (we're on Day 2). Stay warm.
Roseville Police DepartmentMajor the award winning police dog is stabbed in Maplewood.Major, a German shepherd with the Roseville Police Department, was stabbed early Friday morning while sniffing out car thieves in a trucking company parking lot in Maplewood. Cops had rigged up a bait car ... More >>
Taste of Maplewood is this Friday and Saturday.Nothing says summer quite like a food festival with colorful tents full of food and beer, live music, and lots of happy, hungry people. This is the height of summer festival season, with another big event this Friday and Saturday: the Taste of Maplew ... More >>
Image via YouTubeRock is up for a Hambone awardA Labrador retriever named Rock, with a fondness for chicken carcasses and coffee beans, may prove to be something more than just a menace in his Maplewood home. He's up for a Hambone award for having the most unusual pet insurance claim of the y ... More >>
According to a Facebook event page set up by the Rock Nightclub in Maplewood, the all-ages club will come to a halt after tonight's closing party. "The Rock is officially closing it's doors this coming Friday," is says on the Facebook page. "Thursday will be the last day open and we want to gathe ... More >>
Photo: jontintinjordanAt least no one got shot when two Wisconsin men robbed a bank with a toy gunThe cops are probably happy that Wisconsinites Andrew J. Larson and Derek Lombard pulled off an April bank heist in Maplewood by brandishing a toy gun. No officers got shot in the process of chas ... More >>
BergeronThousands of mourners turned out yesterday to pay their last respects to Sgt. Joe Bergeron, 49, of the Maplewood Police Department, after he was shot and killed on Saturday during a manhunt for a couple of carjackers. The 26-year veteran of the force was laid to rest after a packed f ... More >>
Former Minneapolis Police Lt. Marie F. Przynski was the Minnesota Association of Women Police organization's Officer of the Year in 2002. In 2007, she was named the 5th Precinct officer supervising community policing efforts in the West Calhoun, Linden Hills, East Calhoun, CARAG, Lyndale, Ea ... More >>
The arrests are part of a federally-funded crackdown that will continue into 2010, the State Patrol says.
First, a St. Paul police officer's wife said that her husband beat her. Now that the case is in court, she says that she lied--testifying that he didn't hurt her after all.
Denizens of the newsroom become thespians, and take out Maplewood while they're at it.
Called "skimmers," they steal your payment info in mere moments.
When you're so sick you need to leave work early with the flu, the only thing on your mind is the warm bed awaiting you at home.
Turns out the club is $16 million in debt.
Seriously? Another one?
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One time we made chocolate butter. It was absolutely the ugliest thing youve ever seenslimy, terrible.
The Minneapolis Police Department brings honor back to the trading-card business
For more than a decade, Ramsey County officials blew off Ralph Sletten's complaints about the local compost site. Then a test found Agent Orange in the water.