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Plans for 4th Street Market District in St. Paul aimed at walkers, bicyclists gain support

September 27
Plans for 4th Street Market District in St. Paul aimed at walkers, bicyclists gain support
A feasibility study will be finished in mid-November.
Local

Hennepin County judge delays demolition of Terrace Theatre; preservation group must pay $6 million

September 27
Hennepin County judge delays demolition of Terrace Theatre; preservation group must pay $6 million
St. Paul
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St. Paul Port Authority approves soccer stadium area development district

Creation of development district aims to avert any snags in land deal.
Don't Miss
September 27

TV viewers worldwide will have their eyes on Minnesota as Ryder Cup tees off

This weekend's Ryder Cup will be the year's most-watched sports event in the U.S.
St. Paul
September 27
Michelle Shirley of Eden Prairie and her children William, 12 and Ava,...

Science Museum of Minnesota's triceratops has a new resting place

The beloved exhibit was moved to make way for the museum's new "Sportsology" exhibit, opening in January.
Minneapolis
September 27

Nurses, Allina stop talks for night; rush hour protest briefly clogs downtown Mpls.

Mediator gets sides back to table after demonstration Tuesday morning.
Local
September 27
Allina Health nurses protested in downtown Minneapolis outside the hotel where General Mills was holding a shareholder’s meeting.

Nurses rally disrupts commuter traffic in downtown Minneapolis Tuesday

Allina nurses protesting outside General Mills shareholder meeting at Radisson Blu in downtown Minneapolis early Tuesday.
West Metro
September 27
Samantha Burnette, a student at Minnetonka High School, was fatally shot in a St. Paul alley on Sunday.

3 charged, 1 more arrested in St. Paul killing of Minnetonka student

Two of three people charged with shooting Samantha Burnette in St. Paul had been released from custody this year.
South Metro
September 27

Charges: Unlicensed motorcyclist was 'hammered' before fatal hit and run

The defendant was convicted this past summer of drunken driving and has another DWI charged against him pending.
Local
September 27

Two killed on Interstate 94 near Osakis

A pickup truck crashed into a semitrailer truck parked on the shoulder of Interstate 94 Tuesday morning in west-central ­Minnesota, then was rear-ended by another…
Local
September 27

Tevlin: From Arab Spring to a uniquely American scourge

Six short years ago Ahmed Eid was at the epicenter of a Middle East storm, hitting the streets with his fellow Egyptians as the Arab…
West Metro
September 27

Three new cases in Hopkins Legionnaires' disease outbreak

Three new cases of Legionnaires' disease linked to the ongoing Hopkins outbreak were confirmed by state officials Tuesday, bringing the total number of those sickened to 20, including one death.
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.
South Metro
September 27

Man who threatened suicide shot dead, Burnsville police say

It's unclear who fired the fatal shot during Burnsville confrontation.
Local
September 27

College students can apply for financial aid starting Saturday

For the first time, college-bound students no longer have to wait until January to apply for financial aid through the universal form known as FAFSA.…
West Metro
September 27
Authorities have removed an urn from a mausoleum at Lakewood Cemetery in Minneapolis after allegations that Igor Vorotinov is actually alive and living in Ukraine and Moldova.

Twin Cities man sentenced in $2M plot to fake dad's death overseas

Restitution ordered in scam also involving his mother.
Prince
September 27
People gathered outside Prince's Paisley Park in April, with many more to come in October when it will open for tours.

Six more potential heirs file challenges in Prince estate case

The challenges will likely make the complex work of determining Prince's heirs even more complicated and lengthy.
South Metro
September 27

Washington County judge drops restraining order against Brodkorb

Ruling finds that Sandra Grazzini-Rucki brought the petition in the wrong venue.
Local
September 27

Isaac Kolstad sues 2 attackers, Mankato bars over injuries

The former football player suffered a traumatic brain injury after an altercation outside a Mankato bar in 2014.
Local
September 27

Police: Man wounded in I-94 shooting in north Minneapolis

A man was shot in the calf Tuesday afternoon while traveling in a car on Interstate-94 , between the Dowling and West Broadway avenue exits, according to police and scanner reports.
Music
September 27
Marilyn Nelson dances with Minnesota Orchestra trumpet player Manny La...

Marilyn Carlson Nelson named chair-elect of Minnesota Orchestra board

The businesswoman has a long history with the orchestra, and even funded its trip to Cuba.
Don't miss
September 27
Robbinsdale and Edina are at the forefront of a statewide effort to st...

Why 2016 might be the deadliest year for Minnesota pedestrians in a long time

Minnesota crash statistics paint a glum picture of pedestrian deaths in 2016, and the long-term trends around pedestrian injuries aren't much better.
Variety
September 27

Minnesota's divorced dads' group celebrates growth

When Bruce Smith faced divorce in 2006, he didn't know where to turn. Like many men, he found it difficult to admit that he needed…