Read more about communities around the metro area at startribune.com/local.A gentleman’s agreement to avoid negative campaigning has set a civilized...
Updated: October 22, 2014, - 06:57 PM
Council members Jerry Koch and Ron Manning are running against each other. They’ve agreed to keep the campaign about substance...
Updated: October 21, 2014, - 12:54 PM
Army veteran Joel Sigfrid received two Purple Hearts for his service to his country. He'll now receive a house donated by Wells Fargo.
Updated: October 14, 2014, - 02:25 PM
Changes in state law in recent years allow for taprooms and cocktail rooms at small breweries and distilleries pending local approval. Brooklyn Park is poised to join in.
Updated: October 07, 2014, - 02:23 PM
Crews have worked for two years replacing nine of the dam’s 10 gates. The new gates will stay in an “up” position year-round to block invasive carp.
Updated: October 07, 2014, - 02:20 PM
When two 13-year-old Andover girls went missing last week, the first place detectives looked was for the digital clues in their iPods and smartphones. It worked, and the girls were soon found.
Updated: October 06, 2014, - 12:59 PM
It took Art Hennington decades to do it — he had to cross state, international and, once, even legal lines — but the Elk River golfer has now played every course in the state. All 526 of them. “This thing has probably cost me thousands of dollars,” he says.
Updated: October 01, 2014, - 03:35 PM
The Blaine mayor and City Council will receive a 5 percent raise in 2015.
Updated: September 30, 2014, - 02:30 PM
Cottage Grove, Oakdale, St. Anthony, Shoreview, Columbia Heights, Savage and Robbinsdale are just a few of the cities competing to fill empty big-box space. A fluctuating retail market, the recent sell-off of the Rainbow Foods brand, and looming Kmart closures means even more empty sites on the horizon.
Updated: September 29, 2014, - 10:26 AM