Jessica Mador Feature Archive

Candidates in the 4th Congressional District, which covers parts of Ramsey and Washington Counties, met Wednesday night for a final debate before the election. (10/25/2012)
St. Paul police are investigating two shootings in as many days on the city's east side. Police say a man was shot and wounded Monday night in the Dayton's Bluff neighborhood. (10/16/2012)
Military officials say sexual assault in the armed services is dramatically underreported because most victims fear retribution. At least a third of Minnesota's female veterans and more than two percent of male veterans were sexually assaulted while in the service, according to the Veterans Administration. (10/12/2012)
Hennepin County Medical Center said Thursday that Eric Rivers had died of wounds suffered in the Sept. 27 shooting at Accent Signage Systems. (10/11/2012)
Health officials at the Veterans Administration in Minneapolis unveiled a pilot program Friday aimed at reducing the rate of diabetes among military veterans. (10/05/2012)
Crews are working this fall to wrap up prep work on a new bridge over the St. Croix River between Oak Park Heights in Minnesota and St. Joseph in Wisconsin. The bridge is still several years away from becoming a reality and officials continue to refine plans for one of the most expensive public works projects in the state's history. (10/02/2012)
The Obama administration Monday announced plans to expedite the Southwest light rail project, which would run from downtown Minneapolis to Eden Prairie. (10/01/2012)
The Minnesota Department of Transportation will close the Stillwater Lift Bridge for several months starting Monday. (09/10/2012)
A class action suit brought by a member of Minnesota National Guard against student loan servicers has been settled for $2.32 million. (09/06/2012)
A new domestic violence therapy program launching next week in Minneapolis will be the first in the state to focus on military veterans. (09/06/2012)
Social Worker Hector Matascastillo says the group was formed because military veterans often do better working with other veterans. (09/05/2012)
The people who live near the State Fair's main entrance have mixed feelings about life in their Falcon Heights neighborhood during the Great Minnesota Get-Together. For 12 days each year, more than a million people flock to the fair. There are the crowds, the noise, the garbage - and that's outside the fair. (08/29/2012)
First-time Twin Cities home buyers could find they're eligible for thousands of dollars in grants. (08/28/2012)
Officials with the Minnesota State Fair say the fair is prepared for severe weather. Fair officials say the fairgrounds are equipped with storm shelters and tornado sirens. (08/25/2012)
The Stratosphere ride, a large swing, malfunctioned Friday, leaving riders hanging high above the Minnesota State Fair. (08/24/2012)