Topgolf closes Twin Cities land deal for glitzy, high-tech all-season center

Topgolf closes Twin Cities land deal for glitzy, high-tech all-season center

The site of a Regal Cinema theater in Brooklyn Center will be turned into a glitzy, high-tech all-season golf center that's expected to open next year and employ several hundred people.
East Metro
10:21pm

North/East metro police blotter, Sept. 24

ANDOVER AUG. 20 Weapon. Officers responded to the 2400 block of 161st Avenue NW. on a report of a male shooting a firearm while standing…
East Metro
10:21pm

North/East metro news briefs: Roseville officials considering options to ease public-works load

Roseville officials are considering an array of options to expand its overloaded public works department, now mostly housed in rental space at the State Fairgrounds.…
East Metro
10:07pm
The view along the Mississippi River in St. Paul from the site added to Ramsey County's bid for the new Amazon headquarters.

Ramsey County's Amazon HQ bid adds St. Paul riverfront parcels to ammo site

Riverfront site in downtown St. Paul is added to proposal.
North Metro
9:17pm

No jail for ex-Champlin Park High coach who sexually assaulted boy, 13

The felony conviction would also be dismissed if she abides by probation requirements.
West Metro
9:02pm

Brooklyn Park man charged in rapes 3 weeks apart turns himself in

The 22-year-old suspect walked into Brooklyn Center police HQ and surrendered.
East Metro
September 20
Ammunition factories are visible from the top of the old steam plant at the Twin Cities Army Ammunition Plant in Arden Hills, shown in 2011.

Race for new Amazon HQ is altering TCAAP plans in Arden Hills

Opportunity to get the huge employer has TCAAP team "working 24/7."
Eat & Drink
September 20

Robbinsdale's hot Travail restaurant sells discounted tickets for last-minute seats

The foodie hot spot is known for its 15-course tasting menu.
North Metro
September 19
Collegeville, Mn., Tues., May 21, 2002--The Abbey Church is a landmark...

Names of 3 more St. John's Abbey priests who sexually abused children are released

The Collegeville abbey still has more than 60 lawsuits pending.
North Metro
September 19

Plea deal sheds murder charge against Minneapolis drug seller whose buyer overdosed

The sentence calls for a year in the workhouse and five years' probation.
West Metro
September 19

Crystal police view viral video of 'unprovoked attack' on disabled teen; arrest made

The slapping and kicking of the victim occurred outside Target store.
West Metro
September 18

Charges say Brooklyn Park man raped women 3 weeks apart, has yet to turn himself in

Police said attacks took place three weeks apart; suspect remains at large.
South Metro
September 16

Tell us your school choice story

Tell us how you've selected schools for your kids' education, and what your resulting experience has been.
South Metro
September 16
Como Park Senior High teachers and upper class students welcomed new students at a freshman orientation event on Aug. 31, 2017.

Enrollment trends in your school

Search Minnesota school districts to see trends on enrollment and school choice since 2000.
East Metro
September 15

North/east metro police blotter, Sept. 17

ANDOVER AUG. 19 Theft. A trailer and two all-terrain vehicles were stolen from a driveway on the 200 block of 144th Lane NW. AUG. 23…
East Metro
September 15

North/east metro news briefs: Rush Line busway route, station plans are taking shape

A $420 million rapid busway from White Bear Lake to Union Depot in downtown St. Paul is still years away, but its future is coming…
North Metro
September 15

Pipe bomb found in package at Hennepin Technical College

The college's Brooklyn Park campus is expected to reopen Friday.
West Metro
September 14

Man dies after suspected drunken driver hits building

Several other people also were injured when a suspected drunken driver crashed a pickup through a wall and traveled 30 to 40 feet inside a building on the northwest edge of the Twin Cities.
South Metro
September 14

Brooklyn Center man pleads guilty to second-degree murder

Jamal Newell took the plea deal as he was about to go on trial on first-degree murder charges in the 2016 death of an Eagan man.
North Metro
September 13

Candy back at Anoka Halloween parade after officials rescind ban

The all-volunteer nonprofit that puts on the annual festival had announced the ban on distributing candy last month, but it reversed course after a backlash.
West Metro
September 13

Charges: Suspected drunken driver rams into Zimmerman business; 2 critically hurt

The pickup truck's driver has two drunken-driving convictions on his record.