Shattuck-St. Mary's School is increasingly coming under fire by authorities for the way it handled a series of inappropriate student-teacher relationships. On Monday, former drama teacher Lynn Seibel, 70, was charged with sexual misconduct while employed by the school for allegedly encouraging ... More >>
Bradlee Dean has long linked homosexuality and child sexual abuse. For instance, in a blog post from June about Larry Brinken's child porn arrest, Dean wrote, "The news about Brinken's horrific child-pornography crimes followed the conclusion of 'Pride Week,' yet again puling off the mask of the rad ... More >>
It'll be a miracle if this child turns out all right.Amanda Rae Hejl was arrested yesterday and charged with child endangerment and neglect after exposing her one-year-old baby to meth and putting the poor youngster to sleep in a bathtub.Hejl, 23 and a Northfield resident, was arrested while tryi ... More >>
Steven Bloom gets a year of probation.Steven Bloom was once a Minnesota School Social Worker of the Year, but now he's just known as the guy who bought lingerie for a high school dropout and who couldn't stop texting a 10th grader about her menstrual periods.
Yesterday, his totally inappropriate ... More >>
Craigslist: Censored, sort ofCraigslist tweaked high-minded congressmen and 18 state attorneys general over the weekend, slapping a "Censored" notice over the site's "adult services" category.
But in Minneapolis and elsewhere, the marketplace took over: The "therapeutic" services category is ... More >>
Photo: daveyninWhy were there 100 dead cats in Gabriella Bernabei's on-the-fritz freezer? She hadn't had time to bury them all.
And besides, she says, there were more like 500, not 100. And the freezer was working. Really it was.
Also, the Wisconsin woman and her boyfriend are being persec ... More >>
This week City Pages highlights ten of the city's chronic offenders -- the people who constantly commit low-level crimes in Minneapolis neighborhoods. These people are police and prosecution targets. But should they be?