Andre Koen, left, and Brian Jost, right, sit in Jost’s basement studio in St. Anthony and prepare to record the eighth episode of their podcast, “Armchair Activist,” the first episode since the presidential election and the announcement that St. Anthony police officer Jeronimo Yanez is facing charges in the fatal shoot of Philando Castile.
‘Armchair Activist’ comes straight out of a St. Anthony basement
The fatal police shootings of Jamar Clark and Philando Castile have led many Minnesotans to protest, and at least two, to podcast.
The current library in Shoreview will close at the end of regular business hours on Wednesday, Nov. 23, to begin moving into the new building. The Grand Opening for the new regional library is scheduled for Jan. 28, 2017.
Following the Nov. 16 announcement that St. Anthony police officer Jeronimo Yanez would be charged with second-degree manslaughter for killing Philando Castile during a traffic stop in Falcon Heights, people massed at J.J. Hill Montessori School in St. Paul, where Castile worked, to mark the news.
County attorney: Officer's fear for life not justification for deadly force
A Mounds View man has been charged with making threatening remarks and repeatedly harassing a business in Willmar over the phone, threatening to kill its customers, as well as shoot a then-presidential candidate, according to authorities.