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For years, it's where child protection officials have come repeatedly on reports alleging physical and sexual abuse. It's where an 8-year-old boy was found dead in his pajamas in February.
Bison are being reintroduced on 200 acres near East Bethel, part of a broader project to see what role the storied animals may play in helping save the oak savanna, one of Minnesota's most threatened ecosystems.
Rounds of heavy rain and severe weather are possible Friday and Saturday.
As state seeks to change foster care, it looks to Brooklyn Park couple getting it right.
A driver hit two telephone poles and a parked car, flipping his vehicle, police said.
Authorities are investigating the death of a 25-year-old man on the Leech Lake reservation in Cass County. Officers responded just before midnight Thursday to a…
Brooklyn Park police say a teenager arrested in an attempted sexual assault Friday is also behind a similar incident from last month at a grocery…
Authorities say a man’s body has been found in Otter Tail County. A property owner living in the small city of Henning came across…
One man was injured after gunfire broke out Friday night in St. Paul’s Hamline Park, according to St. Paul police. The shooting happened just…
Latest charges say he swindled at least 15 people, stalked another.
Admission to the new event, hosted by Blue Sun Soda Shop, will be free and 150 soda water samples will be available.
Housemates say he used a frying pan, X-Acto knife as weapons in the attack.
A growing annexation campaign on Nowthen's eastern border has left landowners squaring off against City Hall in this city of 4,600. It's also making office life uneasy for the two neighboring mayors.
Monday marked only the second time on record that the Twin Cities hit 100 degrees in May.
The victims were taken to Hennepin County Medical Center, police said.
East Bethel's embrace of proposed site is "night and day" compared to project's failed foray into Forest Lake.
Parents say the boy, who has autism spectrum disorder and is nonverbal, was left aboard for hours and they want answers.
Two people were injured, with one trapped in a vehicle and taken to a hospital.
Some officials wonder if there's enough of an appetite to support both the Sports Center's new venture and a proposed new athletic complex.
Given six weeks' warning, many feel wronged by the Brooklyn Center senior facility.
Some residents have pushed for making the proposed 70-unit building, near the site of a former mobile home park, even more affordable.
The body of Michael Allen Henry, who had been stopped by police just west of St. Joseph, was found in the Watab River.
Bernie Brown worries old battery casings may be behind health struggles.
The Navy veteran behind the bar always wore jeans to work, even in summer. For 42 years, Steven Wisdorf served up humor, counsel and drinks…
The movie star has rented out a local theater for Katie Kelzenberg and friends to see his new flick, "Rampage."
A bomb threat at Weaver Elementary School in Maplewood led authorities to evacuate and search the building Friday afternoon before declaring the school safe. Maplewood…
City had previously halted cutting near wetlands.
Researchers estimate that anywhere from 7 to 37 percent of firefighters have PTSD, yet the work culture overwhelmingly views treatment as a sign of weakness.
St. Anthony leaders held overnight retreat outside city limits — in Brooklyn Park.
Most council members say they're in favor of tougher enforcement.
The school board accepted Scott Staska's resignation Tuesday.
Some residents decried the proposal's lack of affordable housing.
Developer's redesign cuts building height, density — and affordable housing.
Moratorium near proposed LRT stations ends this summer.
"Living legend" urges all to be stewards of nature.
Friends and neighbors remember the yoga instructor, meditation teacher and soon-to-be-bride.
Work is underway for proposals at the State Capitol, but the path ahead doesn't look easy.
A rebranding campaign will stress available land and development potential.
Council weighs putting city in charge of clearing all sidewalks.
An aquatic facility may be included in an upcoming park bond referendum.
A 60-year-old man from Lindstrom, Minn., died at the scene of the head-on crash, according to the Sheriff's Office.
The threat was directed toward Ubah Medical Academy in Hopkins.
Taking a cue from urbanites, residents reclaim local identities to build a better sense of community.
Upstart publication had earned contracts to publish official notices, to the dismay of some.
Residents and city leaders say the store is at the heart of a new energy stirring throughout New Hope.
State Supreme Court lets stand a lower court ruling.
The planned protests are in response to gun violence in Fla., elsewhere.
Authorities say both died from gunshot wounds.
Historical Society seeking city funds for new book.
The once-popular amusement park featured go-kart racing, miniature golf and indoor games.
The game hangs a pingpong ball from a vertical frame, with players volleying the ball back and forth. It's modified table tennis without the fuss of errant ball chasing.
One listing said "all official volunteer gear" can be yours for $399.
Years of planning came to fruition in downtown Minneapolis today. Hours before game time, fans in green and blue jerseys took to the streets, their excitement palpable despite the frigid temps. Between the cold and Saturday snow, an estimated 125,000 out-of-town visitors are getting an immersive Bold North experience.
Saturday's almost-constant snowfall and today's expected frigid cold certainly has given an estimated 125,000 out-of-town visitors to downtown Minneapolis a fully immersive Bold North experience as officials and fans prepared for the Big Game at 5:30 p.m. at U.S. Bank Stadium.
"Can you imagine being his mom?" one onlooker asked.
Officials are working to raise the county's economic profile, attract more businesses and be competitive with its neighbors.
Local spots are offering cheaper alternatives to high-buck events.
Tighter supply is partly staving off the kind of price drops fans have come to expect close to the game, but Friday brought some deals.
Not everyone is excited about the hoopla. These people can't wait for it to be over.
Developer is expected to submit a revised proposal to St. Anthony this week.
The highly popular venue is outdated, out of room – and expensive to replace.
City cited changes in facility rental fees and decreased participation.
The expanded nature center is working to raise $300,000 for a new picnic pavilion.
City leaders say the out-of-town meeting helps them focus and produce more.
They join a national trend of officials and business owners weighing penalties for those flouting rules that restrict which animals may go where.
A hospital emergency room in Robbinsdale was put on lockdown Saturday night after a self-inflicted shooting erupted inside a restroom. The incident occurred just after…
With largest Liberian population in the U.S., state residents are making their voice heard.
Three officers traveled to Colorado to retrieve a comrade's remains.
Visit was part of a promotion for Ballet Minnesota's annual "The Classic Nutcracker."
City leaders approved the debated resolution in March after initially tabling it.
Some are calling it a "miracle on 4th Street" after volunteers defy odds to rehab old Anoka State Hospital into housing for veterans.
Some residents are unhappy about the purchase.
The retooled proposal tackles one of the project's key sticking points: density.
Crescent Cove in Brooklyn Center is one of only three facilities of its kind of in the country.
Susan Linnée answered an ad in a Buenos Aires newspaper placed by an NBC journalist in the early '70s seeking a "girl Friday."Before long, the…
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