By Tuesday afternoon, it was up to the 23rd floor.
On Twitter, they're calling #MPRraccoon "The hero we never knew we needed".
The adventure started on Monday when, according to one local reporter the raccoon got stranded, "likely on an errant mission to raid pigeon nests".
Apparently, live traps have been put on the roof of the building in hopes the animal, which has gained quite the social media following, will make it up there.
It captivated onlookers and generated huge interest on social media after it started scaling an office building.
The raccoon was first spotted on a ledge Tuesday morning.
An effort to build a makeshift ramp for it to climb down didn't work and the spooked raccoon instead made its way to the UBS Tower and began going up.
The building's windows don't open, so assistance won't be easy.
"It's in good condition", she said. At 2:48 a.m. Wednesday, the #MPRraccoon successfully reached the roof of the UBS Tower, and entered a live trap to enjoy a delicious and well-deserved meal.
The masked animal did so by scaling a St. Paul, Minnesota, skyscraper, a la Spider-Man, and in the process riveting - and terrifying - legions of humans who followed online. People had songs for the raccoon (to the tune of AC/DC).
The incident even prompted James Gunn, director of the film Guardians of the Galaxy (which features a heroic racoon as one of its main characters) to offer US$1,000 to anyone who would rescue the critter.
President Donald Trump meets with Kim Jong Un
Mr Trump has announced the restoration of United States sanctions, while European leaders are trying to preserve the deal. But Pompeo's comments sought to reaffirm the high benchmark the U.S. is setting for Trump and Kim to reach an agreement.
Everyone gets free Taco Bell today
The Golden State Warriors accomplished that twice against the Cleveland Cavaliers on their way to another championship. In honor of the Golden State Warriors, Taco Bell is giving away tacos for a limited time.
The Fed also signaled that it will raise rates more this year than previously expected - four times rather than three. In its statement the central bank said that "economic activity has been rising at a solid rate".
A high ranking Air Force officer who had gone missing 35 years ago, was apprehended by officials in California . Later in 1986, a Los Angeles Times article also speculated that Hughes had defected to the Soviet Union.
Authorities claim that she unintentionally left her wallet behind at Washington Dulles International Airport after a flight. Actress and activist Rose McGowan is set to go to trial in January in Loudoun County, Va., on a cocaine possession charge.
When is Eid? Many Muslims are often asked this question in the month of Ramzan as their friends wait for Eid delicacies . Traditionally, both public and private sector workers receive two to three days off to celebrate Eid Al Fitr.
A fan captured an adorable moment in which Markle nervously asked her husband to confirm that it was time to curtsy. In another unprecedented series of events, a member of the royal family has been submitted for Emmy consideration.
Elisabeth Albanese told us that police responded to a disturbance call from the Beverly Hills Hotel . And on top of all this, their source tells them that Farrah was trying to pull the "celebrity card".
Moreover, Durant tallied one steal and three blocks on the defensive end. "I'm going to try to hold onto it for as long as I can". I know the right questions to ask certain guys and see if they're smart enough to actually think the game as well.
In a brief statement to announce the appointment, the Madrid giants said Lopetegui had been appointed on a three-year contract. The national team is the most important we have, the World Cup is the biggest of all.
Russian Federation is welcoming the outcome of the summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Pyongyang has long viewed the military exercises as a rehearsal for an invasion of the North.
Treasury said Digital Security had provided material and technological support to Russia's Federal Security Services, or FSB. The Kvant Scientific Research Institute was also included on the blacklist, as a state enterprise supervised by the FSB.
Trump's stinging critique - while technically accurate - obscures the larger trade relationship between the two countries. Trudeau, in Quebec City for bilateral meetings with non-G7 leaders after the summit, did not comment as he arrived.
North America to Hold the 2026 FIFA World Cup
United States soccer president Carlos Corderio said after his bid's success on Wednesday: "It's a bit emotional for us today". How will the games be split up? Mexico also played host in 1970 and 1986 but Canada has never done so before.
Google Home can now handle up to three queries at a time
You'll have to wait for a while though, as several combinations of three commands in a sentence failed to yield any results. Adding a third request could save time for people who have a lot of smart home appliances controlled by their Google Home.
‘Starlink: Battle for Atlas’ Gets New Gameplay Trailer for E3
Yes, Fox McCloud and other members of the Star Fox crew will make an appearance in Ubisoft's sci-fi extravaganza, Starlink . In a surprising twist at the end Ubisoft CEO Yves Guillemot announced that Star Fox will be in Starlink: Battle for Atlas .
Trump Calls The Free Press 'America's Biggest Enemy'
South Korean President Moon Jae-in recently promised to push for this amid improving ties with North Korea. "It's possible. Japan formally lists 17 citizens as abduction victims and suspects North Korea is involved in many more disappearances.
Apple iPhones likely to be cheaper than iPhone X
The larger iPhone X Plus appears to feature a 6.5-inch display making it dwarf the current 5.8-inch iPhone X . Last year, however, the new iPhones were launched in September but the iPhone X went on sale in November.
Singapore Offers to Pick up Kim Jong-un's Bills
Shortly after arriving, Kim visited with Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, who is scheduled to meet with Trump on Monday. The ensuing recognition as a "normal country" could then allow sanctions relief, and later worldwide aid and investment.
Trump, Kim arrive at Singapore summit site for talks
Coming to Singapore presents him with risks back home - risks of his power being usurped in a coup - and risks to his person. North Korean leader Kim Jong-un looks at a night view of Singapore from the roof of the Marina Bay Sands hotel on Monday.
Beyond Good & Evil 2 teases Jade as the villain
Ubisoft showed off more of Beyond Good & Evil 2 during its Electronic Entertainment Expo event today in Los Angeles. For Beyond Good and Evil 2, HitRecord has $50 000 set aside for content that is submitted to Ubisoft Montpellier.
Net neutrality officially ends today
Big changes could be headed to the internet industry as net neutrality becomes a policy of the past. Others, including the governors of Montana and NY , used executive orders to force net neutrality.
Pope begins purge in Chile church over sex abuse scandal
After receiving their 2,300-page report detailing the extent of clergy sexual abuse in Chile, the Pope apologised. The 87-year-old Karadima has been punished to a lifetime of "penance and prayer" for sexually abusing children.