1. Cottage Grove solar garden in the works

    Cottage Grove is warming up to solar power.

  2. St. Paul rolls real estate dice, puts upscale Penfield on market

    Jonathan Sage-Martinson has nothing but flattering things to say about the upscale apartment complex at 10th and Robert streets in downtown St. Paul.

  3. St. Paul's Chatterbox Pub closed

    The restaurant served up food and games in the Highland Park neighborhood for a decade.

  4. Could these treasure hunters find the medallion early?

    The annual Pioneer Press Treasure Hunt kicked off over the weekend, and while the first clue is purposefully vague, there's always something in there for die-hard treasure hunters to pursue.

  5. St. Paul had some amazing ice palaces - here they are

    Over its 130-year history, the Winter Carnival has brought 36 Ice Palaces to St. Paul -- some more palatial than others.

  6. Walker to add 16 new outdoor works - including a big blue rooster

    A big blue rooster will soon be joining the bright red cherry at the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis.

  7. White House school safety chief says campuses growing safer

    Despite some high-profile mass shootings, U.S. schools are growing safer every year, the Obama administration's top school safety official said Friday to kick off a conference at Hamline University in St. Paul.

  8. Man charged in Coon Rapids shoe store robbery, hostage-taking

    A Minneapolis man has been charged with taking two employees hostage as he robbed a shoe store in Coon Rapids.

  9. Black Lives Matter St. Paul: Charge cop who posted 'Run them over'

    Black Lives Matter St. Paul called for a criminal charge Friday against the St. Paul police sergeant who posted on social media "Run them over" in advance of a protest they held Monday.

  10. Minneapolis-St. Paul snow: Up to 3 inches on Monday

    As Snowzilla bears down on the eastern seaboard this weekend, it will bring with it up to 2 feet of snow to cities ill-prepared to deal with more than a dusting. The Twin Cities, though, will likely stay dry until Monday.