The 11.3-acre parcel, along the Mississippi River north of the Plymouth Avenue Bridge, is a key piece of a long-range plan by the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board to dramatically reshape the mostly industrial corridor north of downtown into recreational green space.
Updated: August 19, 2011, - 12:31 AM
Two World War II vets saw each other for the first time since an October 1944 farewell in the South Pacific, this time outside Lloyd Flynn's home in Edina.
Updated: August 12, 2011, - 11:17 AM
Carver County is pursuing state funds to relieve overcrowding and build a second public boat launch at Lake Waconia.
Updated: August 09, 2011, - 02:51 PM
A marker is planned to honor a 1950 Minneapolis plane crash and the 15 people who died.
Updated: July 29, 2011, - 02:47 PM
He advised land reform efforts around the world, taught generations of graduate students and never lost sight of the need for family farms.
Updated: July 27, 2011, - 08:19 PM
A computer model customized for Lake Minnetonka is charting new directions to solve water quality problems.
Updated: July 26, 2011, - 04:01 PM
Three bids for new turf at the Metrodome ranged from $476,000 to 784,000.
Updated: July 22, 2011, - 06:48 AM
Because of the budget crisis, the DNR suspended all permits to fight unwanted lake plants.
Updated: July 09, 2011, - 07:40 PM
More than 150 centers still can issue car titles and license tabs, but new drivers are out of luck for now.
Updated: July 01, 2011, - 09:18 PM