Gunfire erupted at Thompson Park Wednesday night and a 20-year-old male was killed. Police have made several arrests, but are still looking for the suspected shooter.
After the guilty verdict in the Derek Chauvin trial, two small groups of West St. Paul residents protested peacefully, waving Black Lives Matter signs and flags.
In response to the police shooting of Daunte Wright in Brooklyn Center and the resulting unrest, West St. Paul is under a curfew.
A $2.29 million improvement project at Thompson Park will include a new accessible playground, lake plaza, loop enhancements, and more.
The Vitals App is the latest tool helping police ensure better interactions with people who have mental health or other issues.
While the regular West St. Paul City Council meeting had a sparse agenda, the Council still covered a lot with nearly three hours of other meetings. Topics included policing, the committee appointment process, and sale of land for townhomes.