'Edible Streetscape' blooms on St. Paul's East Side

'Edible Streetscape' blooms on St. Paul's East Side

Planters along St. Paul's E. 7th Street put accent on different cultures' foods.

Longfellow residents push to make 45th Avenue car-free for one block

July 22
Longfellow residents push to make 45th Avenue car-free for one block
Some residents of the south Minneapolis neighborhood hope to recreate 45th Avenue as a community front yard.

U.S. Bank Stadium formally opened for team 'on the rise'

July 22
U.S. Bank Stadium formally opened for team 'on the rise'
Bud Grant said he tried to come up with a word for the building; he settled on "awesome."
Local
28 minutes ago

Storms roll through metro; next round starts about 5 p.m.

Several structure fires in Bloomington may have been weather-related, authorities said. Wind gusts approached 50 mph.
Minneapolis
10:56am

Light-rail train clips car in downtown Minneapolis

A light-rail train clipped the rear of a car in downtown Minneapolis Saturday morning, authorities said.The accident happened around 10 a.m. as a westbound light-rail…
Local
July 22

Allina, nurses union meet but fail to reach deal

After a flurry of counteroffers, talks stalled over who would pay for the rising costs of union health plans.
West Metro
July 22

Hennepin County employee groups help workers love their jobs

It's the state's first public-sector entity to use employee resource groups.
South Metro
July 22

Hastings seniors to get bus service in September

The service will take seniors and others to popular destinations like the bank, grocery store or doctor.
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North Metro
July 22

Blaine city worker sweet on bees sets up City Hall hive

Dan Hauck hopes the city will start a community apiary.
Minneapolis
July 22

U.S. education secretary promises hope and help in visit with Twin Cities youths

Federal and local officials met with people of color to hear their concerns.
East Metro
July 22

Lauderdale man charged with shooting at 5 Somali men heading to prayers

Anthony Sawina, of Lauderdale, was charged with five counts of second-degree assault and is being held in Hennepin County jail in lieu of $750,000 bail, authorities said.
Local
July 22
July 20, 1966 'Striking' St. Cloud Reformatory Inmates Milled Around T...

Marking 50th anniversary of St. Cloud prison rebellion

186 prisoners rebelled for 25 hours, saying they were fed too much pork.
Minneapolis
July 22

Taxes to pay for now-open U.S. Bank Stadium rebound, thanks to gamblers

Recovering from stumble, pulltab revenue is soaring. And there is further optimism in Minneapolis.
Guide to best of Minnesota biking trails
Special report 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.
Minneapolis
July 22

Memorial service for Gov. Wendell Anderson set for Aug. 15

A public memorial will honor him at Mount Olivet Lutheran Church in Minneapolis.
Minneapolis
July 22

Fire engine caught in crossfire, hit by bullets in south Minneapolis

A fire engine got caught in the crossfire of a drive-by shooting Friday afternoon in south Minneapolis. Engine No. 5, which was carrying a crew…
East Metro
July 22

Body of missing man, 26, recovered from St. Croix River

Andrew Remley's body was pulled from the churning water south of Rock Island on Friday afternoon.
West Metro
July 22

Big Minnehaha Creek cleanup coming up Sunday

Volunteers are invited to help with the 10th annual Minnehaha Creek cleanup from 9 a.m. to noon Sunday. More than 1,000 people are expected to…
East Metro
July 22

Lake Elmo threatens to sue 3M over unusable city well

The company denies it's at fault, and the city acknowledges polluted well was never put in use.
North Metro
July 22

Father, 61, fatally shoots 38-year-old son in Blaine

The man turned himself in to police, while his son died at the hospital.
South Metro
July 22

Rollover crash in Rosemount leaves 1 dead

A 25-year-old man died in a one-vehicle rollover crash Friday morning in Rosemount, the State Patrol said. The man was traveling south on Hwy. 3…
West Metro
July 22

Crystal police officer on emergency call to Cub store is injured in crash

The officer's SUV hit a box truck. The other driver also was injured.
Local
July 22

Mpls. police seek help to solve fatal stabbing of activist last year

Minneapolis police detectives are asking for the public's help in finding whoever was responsible for last summer's beating death of prominent North Side activist and artist Susan Spiller.
West Metro
July 22

New tactic in fight vs. zebra mussels will be tested on L. Minnetonka

Pesticide could slow spread of invasive larvae.