Honor guard on duty today at MSP for dive team member killed during search

Honor guard on duty today at MSP for dive team member killed during search

North Dakota native killed on a dive team mission got a local honor guard Sunday.
Local

Park Board to begin repairs on flood-damaged Meadowbrook Golf Club

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Park Board to begin repairs on flood-damaged Meadowbrook Golf Club
The Hopkins course is expected to reopen late this summer.
Local

The Drive: State steps up patrols in I-94 work zone after drivers fail to slow down

April 23
The Drive: State steps up patrols in I-94 work zone after drivers fail to slow down
South Metro
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Falcon Heights traffic stop leads to police chase, fatal car crash

A traffic stop in Falcon Heights on Sunday night escalated into a police chase and finally a collision that left one person dead, according to…
Local
April 23
Historical painter Edward Peterson moves his scissor lift so workers c...

Dayton wants to strip Historical Society of its preservation role

Agency would be more efficient if moved under state control, Dayton says.
Local
April 23
Brady Irons, who spent years imprisoned in Minnesota for drug charges, was among those running a 5k Sunday in St. Paul to highlight the challenges of returning to society.

Past and current inmates run to protest 'second prison'

More than 200 ex-inmates and friends and 500 current inmates participated in a run Sunday hosted by Prison Fellowship, a national faith-based organization that specializes in second chances.
North Metro
April 23

Motorcyclist killed in crash is ID'd as Washington County man

A motorcyclist who died in a crash over the weekend was identified Sunday as a Washington County man. Bradley D. Wacholz, 61, of Scandia, was…
Local
April 23

Man missing after boat accident on St. Croix

A man is missing after a boat accident early Sunday on the St. Croix River near Bayport, the Washington County Sheriff's Office said.The single-boat accident…
North Metro
April 23

Fire chars four garages in Minneapolis; arson suspected

Flames spread from one garage to another early Sunday in a residential block of north Minneapolis, and investigators suspect the blaze was intentionally set.Fire crews…
Local
April 23

A hair-raising event turns heads for Fashion Week

A traveling fashion show used crosswalks as catwalks in Minneapolis on Sunday afternoon as part of Fashion Week MN, which showcases local designers. Above, Cianneh…
Local
April 23

Authorities ID man killed in Moorhead house fire

Son tells Forum of Fargo that his father was an avid clock collector.
South Metro
April 23

Autopsy results pending after Savage police find unresponsive 3-month-old in home

CPR efforts by a family member and then emergency responders fail to save girl's life.
Minneapolis
April 23

Target Field honored as greenest ballpark in America

The facility is the first sports site in the nation to win gold LEED certification.
Guide to best of Minnesota biking trails
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More than 1,500 miles of bike trails line railroad beds and cross public lands.
West Metro
April 22

Methodist Hospital joins watershed district to build flood wall in St. Louis Park

Methodist Hospital so far surviving April rains thanks to 370-foot concrete structure.
Local
April 22

North Minneapolis team trades the court for the rink

Breaking the Ice: A (Skating) Show of Optimism," held April 15, was designed to show people can come together and demonstrate optimism on an ice rink.
Minneapolis
April 22

Star Tribune wins eight National Headliner Awards

The Star Tribune has won eight awards in the 83rd annual National Headliner Awards, including two first-place honors. The stories, projects, photos and digital content…
St. Paul
April 22
People head Saturday to the Capitol in St. Paul as part of the international March for Science.

At least 10K gather at Capitol for Minnesota's March for Science

At least 10,000 people walked to the Minnesota State Capitol on Saturday to champion the role of science in American life. While organizers billed the event as nonpartisan, it pressed for scientific research in the face of Trump administration rhetoric and cutbacks.
Don't Miss
April 22

Woman with Down syndrome to compete in Miss Minnesota USA pageant

When Mikayla Holmgren takes the stage later this year, it will be a first for the Minnesota contest and, as far as pageant officials know, the country.
West Metro
April 22
Saynab Egal picked up her daughter Salma Tahlil (not pictured) from Ed...

Affordable housing crisis is hitting Eden Prairie families hard

In increasingly diverse Eden Prairie, Section 8 housing is in short supply.
Local
April 22
Ashley Benson, a mother of four who went through Sanford Bemidji Medical Center’s First Steps program to help pregnant opioid addicts wean off their addictions, kissed her 4-month-old son, Grayson.

Minn. hospital finds success in opioid fight with focus on mothers

The successful Sanford Bemidji Medical Center program soothing both mother and infant also offers a blueprint for others in the state.
Minneapolis
April 22

For principals, job now is full of flux and growing demands

As Minneapolis South High's Ray Aponte shows, leaders strive to connect, amid budget cuts and constant testing.
St. Paul
April 22

Carter pulls ahead on first day of St. Paul DFL caucuses for mayor

The turnout Saturday was down from 2015 caucuses.
Local
April 22
May Lee, front, and her daughter Mhonpaj Lee have been renting land f...

Appetite grows for local food, fueling land rush in Twin Cities

New farmers get creative to find arable land in city.