April in the Twin Cities became the second wettest in 142 years of record-keeping. In Minneapolis, Wirth Parkway between Golden Valley Road and Plymouth Avenue as well as E. Lake Harriet Parkway were closed due to clogged sewers and standing water.
Updated: April 29, 2014, - 08:15 PM
Eric Evenson-Marden’s 15-year tenure as head of the Minnehaha Creek Watershed District has ended.In a statement released Friday, district board...
Updated: April 25, 2014, - 11:02 PM
Lake Minnetonka probably won’t be far behind in the closely watched spring marker.
Updated: April 24, 2014, - 05:58 AM
In its first such foray of the year, the Metropolitan Mosquito Control District deployed three helicopters across the region, aiming for 1,500 acres where three varieties of mosquitoes might be developing in snowmelt from eggs laid last summer.
Updated: April 22, 2014, - 10:34 PM
Anne Hunt will serve until the end of this year, and voters will elect a new mayor in November.
Updated: April 22, 2014, - 08:59 PM
Severe Weather Week means tornado drills on Thursday.
Updated: April 19, 2014, - 07:10 PM
She resigned midterm, citing a poisonous relationship with four remaining council members.
Updated: April 17, 2014, - 11:21 AM
Canadian Pacific freight trains, which Buffalo residents believe are longer and more numerous than ever thanks to the North Dakota oil boom, have increasingly been blocking intersections.
Updated: April 16, 2014, - 06:22 PM
Six shallow southern Minnesota lakes shook off their winter ice Tuesday through Saturday, the first of Minnesota’s 15,000 lakes to go blue after one of the coldest winters in recent decades.
Updated: April 12, 2014, - 08:39 PM