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Board of Estimate and Taxation to make a decision on the $3.5M request on Sept. 26.
Those who want to be on Mpls. selection committee must apply by Sept. 20.
Born and raised in south Minneapolis, he became an avid outdoorsman who studied forestry in college before being drafted to serve in World War II.
The two park police officers involved are still on the job.
Outdoors hub is to be donated to the city once payment dispute resolved.
Downpours have flooded streets in Rochester; a possible tornado was spotted near Albert Lea.
Mzenga Wanyama will be teaching English literature this fall at Augsburg.
The sessions are part of a push to hear from specific community members — including those of diverse ages and races.
Gregory Sisk is among 150 legal scholars supporting the confirmation.
Supporters insist higher salaries will attract a broader array of members, but others point out the cost is park programming.
Both cities won eight top 10 rankings in a survey that breaks down the component parts of successful park systems.
The yearly winter predictions call for above-normal temperatures almost everywhere in the U.S., except for the Southwest, where it's expected to be colder than normal.
Frightened mother cried out for help, and passengers rushed to her aid.
A scuba diver has been identified; a boater also died.
The Washington County Sheriff's Office responded to a report in May Township just before 8 p.m. that a diver was having difficulty in the water.
The improvements included a restroom, a foot-wash station, benches and bike racks.
While some fight to protect the old, others promote the new.
The Park Board has hit back against what it says is a unique list of requests by developers to encroach on parkland, with many projects seeking access to the park system's 50 miles of parkways.
It has been closed more times this summer than it has been open.
Testing showed all the water safe, so the pool should remain open this weekend.
Reduced water pumping could shrink 18-hole Hiawatha golf course to 9 holes.
Minneapolis Park Board to weigh continuing pumping, other options.
Gov. Mark Dayton ordered flags at all state and federal buildings to be flown at half-staff on Thursday to honor the corrections officer who was…
Shequill Halbert had confronted the suspect, accusing him of sharing nude photos of Halbert's sister.
If it reopens Tuesday, it would mark the first time in 20 days it's been open.
Dana Leonard Michael Schwan, who police said ran a red light, died of multiple blunt-force injuries, according to the medical examiner's office.
The massive North Side center will host year-round outdoor activities.
Nonprofit brings joy back to people who thought they could no longer ride a bike.
New building, done 17 years after voters backed funding, welcomed on North Side.
No one has been arrested in either shooting.
The attacker is serving a life sentence for aiding and abetting second-degree murder.
The woman, who was on foot when she was hit, was taken to St. Marys Hospital in Rochester with life-threatening injuries, the State Patrol said.
Mayor Emily Larson's response, shared more than 1,000 times on Facebook, was lauded for firing back with a biting but positive open letter.
Neighbors in the affluent Kenwood neighborhood say they're turning the beach's reputation around with family-friendly events and money to pay for extra police patrols. But it's an ongoing battle, with police incident reports doubling last year.
Burrell is now serving 14 years in prison on separate opioid-related cases in Hennepin County. Two more cases involving deaths are pending.
Minneapolis has been home to the one of the largest Juneteenth celebrations in the country.
Bodybuilders endure grueling workouts and diets for just few seconds on stage to strut their stuff.
The creature was found near the Como Lakeside Pavilion, authorities said.
At least three motorists, including two who were riding motorcycles, died in separate crashes on Minnesota roads during the four-day Memorial Day weekend.
This year's rankings took into account the number of restrooms and splashpads.
The historic bridge's foundation is deteriorating, raising safety concerns, park officials say.
One man found shot in a car was taken to HCMC.
A St. Louis Park firm was selected to help select a new superintendent to replace Jayne Miller.
At one point, traffic was backed up for 9 miles near Wyoming, Minn.
Minneapolis park and recreation crews are working overtime to plant new trees.
Police arrest two people.
Marking their 25-year partnership, the Twins Community Fund has donated $100,000 to the Minneapolis Park Board for the Reviving Baseball in Inner Cities program.
The ongoing flood debate continues to gurgle as the new golfing season begins.
Lowry Hill has been quarantined since last summer because of the pests, preventing residents from taking trees and shrubs out of the area.
As of Monday afternoon, Bde Mka Ska, Cedar, Harriet, Isles and Nokomis lakes all had ice left, except for some small spots of open water. The Minneapolis Park Board said ice-out is delayed by about 2 weeks.
Nicollet Island Park has only one portable toilet. Inn owner wants an attractive and permanent structure.
Martha Meade Kaemmer, co-founder of Cooks of Crocus Hill, was known for her wisdom, generous spirit and curiosity about food. For most of her adult…
Citizens spotted the Minnesota murder fugitive in the resort area of South Padre Island and alerted authorities. Riess was arrested without incident in a restaurant, officials said.
Eight new counts were added against Scott Staska, who had already faced 10.
The suspect allegedly used the funds to make purchases from Amazon, iTunes and pizza places.
Two men were wounded, one of them critically, when an argument escalated into gunfire Thursday evening in north Minneapolis, police said. Minneapolis police said two…
The Washington County sheriff's deputy who fatally shot a suicidal man early Thursday in Lake Elmo has been identified.
The snow is likely to come along with hail and high winds. In western Minnesota, 2 feet or more of snow is possible.
Man believed to have live there was armed with blunt objects, then a knife, authorities said.
The northbound Blue Line train struck a cyclist Tuesday evening.
A spring snowstorm caused slick and dangerous roads.
Voted in on a progressive wave five months ago, the Minneapolis Park Board is considering getting rid of outdated, hard-to-enforce ordinances as it begins to bring about bigger changes to the city's massive park system.
After years of fundraising to give low-income families a place to learn how to swim, the renovated Phillips Aquatic Center will soon be open to…
A 29-year-old Richfield man has been charged in the near-fatal stabbing of his former girlfriend during a Monday morning attack in his home.Thomas Edward Boyd…
The school resource officer was not put on administrative leave, police said.
Shannon Miller will receive monetary awards for lost wages and emotional distress.
The late Annie Young will be honored on Saturday.
Paul Meekin, who was key in developing Minnesota's troubled multimillion dollar computer system for vehicle licensing, said he is considering legal options.
An American flag is now hanging in every classroom at Edina High School as part of what the club is calling a victory in its federal lawsuit against the district.
Charges against Lora Walker say she failed to report serious problems with diabetes management.
A citizen stepped in on the I-35E shoulder and helped restrain the woman, the patrol said.
Police found an Airsoft pistol at the girl's home.
About 6 to 10 inches fell in the southwest metro. Hundreds of accidents were reported with dozens of injuries.
Boy, 13, and parents arrested after threat leads to search of Vadnais Heights home.
The Minnesota House voted down a DFL request for the money for the state's licensing and vehicle registration system.
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