State and county figures can be removed or recalled from office for misconduct, but it takes a felony for cities to force ousters.
Updated: July 31, 2014, - 08:43 PM
In the hours after Mendota Heights officer Scott Patrick was killed Wednesday, tributes poured in from across Minnesota from fellow...
Updated: July 31, 2014, - 12:01 PM
Read more about communities around the metro area at startribune.com/localAfter 15 years on Plymouth’s wish list, a third lane is...
Updated: July 30, 2014, - 07:49 PM
It was the last stretch of the well-traveled interstate without a third lane. The city of Plymouth had lobbied for it for more than a decade.
Updated: July 29, 2014, - 03:00 PM
Authorities have identified a 57-year-old woman who died after being hit by a car driven by her husband outside her...
Updated: July 27, 2014, - 07:46 AM
A 57-year-old woman has died after being hit by a car near Lake Minnetonka.The woman was walking in the 2600...
Updated: July 25, 2014, - 11:33 PM
Record-high waters forced a no-wake restriction on Lake Minnetonka for two months.
Updated: July 24, 2014, - 09:58 PM
Minneapolis event drew soldiers and family members from 36 states to discuss deployments.
Updated: July 19, 2014, - 07:09 PM
Despite the rainy summer, more people are getting out to explore Minnesota.
Updated: July 19, 2014, - 06:53 PM