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Minnesota Supreme Court says Victoria council members can stay despite many Open Meeting Law violations
The ruling upholds a previous decision by the Minnesota Court of Appeals, as well as the original district court ruling.
A mother and daughter were killed when a boulder fell off a truck and crashed into their car.
A decade after University of Minnesota officials first imagined UMore Park as a utopian eco-village, a more modest plan for developing the nearly 5,000-acre property in Dakota County is taking shape.
It's one way cities across metro are dealing with excessive police calls.
Jonna Kojo Armartey charged in deaths of Eagan husband and wife.
A man was shot and killed Sunday afternoon in the midst of a crowded festival at Como Regional Park in St. Paul. The shooting took…
A 15-year-old girl was killed late Saturday night in Winona County when she was ejected from a car and then run over, according to the…
As Minnesota's first chief bankruptcy judge, John Connelly didn't just deal with money issues. He used his calm demeanor and sense of empathy to make…
Hundreds mourned and protested over the weekend as the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension dug in to its investigation of the 31-year-old black man's death.
Family man also served as the mayor of Stillwater, collected Model A cars and raised horses.
Dakota County's pilot program is aiming to fill Metro Mobility gaps.
The Fox family of Rosemount won't rebuild, but said the tragedies won't keep them from opening their store this fall.
The gusts hit the Lake Minnetonka area the hardest.
Mayor met with protesters outside City Hall, but they would not disperse.
Office workers, restaurant servers, business owners, and city officials, among others, are busy preparing alternate plans to avoid what are shaping up to be epic traffic jams through the summer.
Crews cut a middle section and unblocked some of the beach.
The city manager quit after being disrespected, two Burnsville City Council members said.
West St. Paul tenants can stay put despite high number of police calls.
Their neighbors said the news has left them shaken and saddened.
Some residents complain they didn't have much say in the Vikings project. But team officials counter that they've worked with local communities every step of the way.
By Sunday, every metro-area county had issued a heat advisory, with the National Weather Service upgrading those warnings Sunday afternoon to "excessive heat watch" status through Monday night at 7 p.m.
The city has used its round logo with a bridge, a river and pine trees for two decades.
Several people spotted his Facebook post offering his hearing aids for sale, or a trade for a good vehicle, and stepped in to help.
Many residents carried maxi pads and tampons and pledged support for the female mayor in the face of alleged sexism on the City Council.
Mayor gets rude delivery after her recommendation is foiled by male colleague.
Matthew D. Erickson also ran for Congress in 2016.
Bruno lumbered 4 miles each day both to and from Longville, Minn., where he became a hero of sorts.
The pilot program will help fund environmentally oriented projects in cities with landfills.
Team officials said they will turn off the lights from 11 p.m. to 6 a.m. in response to neighbors' concerns.
The man is described as approximately 5-foot-7 and 160 pounds.
"Luckily, their owner reclaimed them," the Animal Humane Society said.
County officials confirmed that Fur-Ever Wild had moved its exotic animals; the owner wouldn't say where they were headed.
Human remains were found Sunday evening along the Minnesota River in the area of Interstate 35W and Black Dog Road in Burnsville, the Dakota County…
Three people were shot Sunday night in south Minneapolis, with none of them critically hurt, Minneapolis police said.
With face paint, traditional food and music, thousands of Jewish Twin Cities residents marked the 70th anniversary of Israel on Sunday.
George Nathaniel says he has right to exercise faith.
Charles “Chuck” McDew spent the early 1960s as chairman of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) while the group was engaged in some of its…
Door-to-door tactics by company frighten, anger residents in several cities.
A record-breaking winter storm dropped 15 inches across parts of the Twin Cities over the weekend, shutting down roads, the airport and even church services.
Students can now use preferred name, gender on district forms.
Sunday's postponed Twins game came a week after the Twins jabbed fans reluctant to go to Thursday's frigid home opener.
The State Patrol counted dozens of crashes, including one involving 20 cars Sunday night.
They say the "light pollution" from the Eagan fieldhouse changes the character of their quiet neighborhood.
The snow started midday and will wrap up Tuesday afternoon, said Michelle Margraf of the National Weather Service, making for messy commutes this evening and Tuesday morning.
His pollinator project serves as a model at Darvan Acres.
The death is considered suspicious; police are seeking a woman who may know more.
Officials are saying little else about the melee.
After Hillside Learning Center lost license, a relative of the owner has reopened it.
Klobuchar, Minnesota families speak in support of federal legislation to fund enforcement, treatment.
Rosemount police halt practice, so funeral home owner objects.
Its policy on where they could live had been one of the state's most limiting.
A 27-year-old Minnesota man apparently killed his girlfriend and their infant daughter in Florida on Saturday before shooting himself, according to the Marion County Sheriff's Office.
A man suspected in a fatal shooting on the edge of downtown Minneapolis last month has been arrested in Florida.
One center in the south metro and another in the east would meet separate but urgent needs, backers say.
More than $155K has been raised to finance meals in the St. Paul Public Schools.
Hundreds of metro-area high school dance team members shimmied along with Justin Timberlake during the Super Bowl halftime show.
Minneapolis, St. Paul and Anoka-Hennepin are among the districts that announced cancellations due to expected treacherous road conditions. The winter storm is expected to dump 6 to 8 inches across the Twin Cities.
City officials said the Thompson Oaks property could be redeveloped.
On the GoFundMe page, the organizing Orono parent wrote that the boy has autism, a fact that she said "is an overriding piece that everybody needs to keep in mind" when considering his social media posts.
A Northstar train struck and killed a pedestrian who was walking on the tracks Sunday night in Elk River, according to Metro Transit officials.
Advocates say the social benefits matter as much for humans as they do for their pets.
Because the wintry mix will bring a dusting of snow, roads shouldn't be as dangerous today as they would be if it were warmer and the precipitation was freezing rain.
Suburban centers confront funding challenges and dwindling attendance.
Hundreds of Minnesota high school and university students harbored a supersized secret in the weeks leading up to the Super Bowl — they were going…
Dakota County issued a 60-day challenge to respond to urgent need.
A pedestrian was killed Sunday afternoon when she was struck by a Green Line train near the intersection of University and Pascal avenues in St. Paul, Metro Transit officials said.
The installation of portable pedestrian flags at a highly-traveled intersection lets walkers be their own crossing guards.
Federal judge rules that the city's ordinance might be overly restrictive.
For 30 years, Harold "Red" Goldberg created a community for dozens of hardscrabble regulars at his Minneapolis bar, feeding them holiday dinners, giving out winter coats and providing a safe, judgment-free space to gather.
At St. Paul event, organizers urged women to register, vote and get politically involved.
Money from state will prepare the way for building a distribution center.
Minnesota Vikings fans battled snow, traffic snarls and dropping temperatures, forcing them to navigate treacherous roads to and from the NFC playoff game against the New Orleans Saints.
Mixed-use development would convert a historic manufacturing operation.
So far, 90 homeless people have found respite at a shelter that moves from church to church.
Once departments see the benefits — more days off — most don't want to go back.
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