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Congresswomen barred from visit will speak at State Capitol.
Woodbury officials asked people to steer clear of the area as crews worked to shut off the gas.
Neighbors and preservationists fought to save the church.
Owners of Shorty Dry Cleaner don't believe the city's reasoning for the taking falls under public use or public purpose, as required by state law.
Newly enforced limits on mementos create a stir in Cottage Grove.
More police visible as many in Twin Cities voice fears
The city agreed to suspend prosecution of Nancy Edwards, 75, who has for years relied on income from renting out her boat dock along with her home.
After decades of heart problems, Bohanon died of a heart attack July 24 at his Elk River home.
In a rare reunion, a Minnesota family meets the mom of a boy who gave new life to a baby girl.
The EF0 and EF1 tornadoes left damage in their wake as four moved through Washington and McLeod counties in Minnesota, plus two in Wisconsin.
For years, many stray animals picked up in Wisconsin have been transferred to Minnesota.
Planted with beebalm, milkweed and native grasses, the island is essentially a man-made wetland that can help improve water quality.
A temporary restraining order preventing demolition of the 92-year-old building is set to expire at 2 p.m. Monday.
Attorney General Keith Ellison and Public Safety Commissioner John Harrington are set to announce a working group to discuss police-involved shootings. The group aims to…
June Fremont joined up during WWII, shortly after the Marine Corps authorized a Women's Reserve in 1943.
Concerns persist about compatibility and a 2016 consolidation decision.
City facilities will run on sustainable energy and save $60K in first year.
That data would offer more specific insights about how far visitors travel to reach a park and what areas of the park they are using, the director of regional planning said.
Monday could bring a second round of the severe weather that warranted at least one tornado warning Sunday afternoon. Hot weather is also likely to…
Effort aims to attract data centers, tech employers to two northeast metro counties.
Paige du Bois claims UMD punished her for supporting her coach.
City officials plan to add more parking spots and a municipal parking ramp.
After disputes with mayor over how to fill vacancies, City Council is full again.
Gable Steveson of Apple Valley, one of the nation's top heavyweight wrestlers, was arrested Saturday along with a second Gophers wrestler, Dylan Martinez. No charges have been filed yet.
The League of Minnesota Cities aims to share best practices in governance and conflict resolution, which can reduce insurance claims made against cities.
Washington County town considers reconstructing a structure from its past.
Fraser was the mayor of Minneapolis from 1980 to 1993. He remains the longest serving mayor in the city's history.
Thanks to determined neighbors and last-minute fundraising, the decades-old event happened as usual, with thousands of people walking up and down the popular St. Paul shopping and restaurant district.
Newspaper's move comes during revitalization of Main Street after opening of the St. Croix River bridge.
Several people were injured; the suspect was arrested.
Seven of the 15 building measures passed on Tuesday.
Last fall, Dr. Thomas Stillwell put in notice of his retirement from Minnesota Urology. He planned to fully retire in two years but in the…
A pickup truck veered onto the shoulder of Interstate 694 in Oakdale on Sunday morning, authorities said, striking a vehicle that had pulled over and killing its driver, who was standing outside the vehicle.
Authorities are offering a reward for information on those responsible for a 2016 arson incident that destroyed the city hall building then under construction…
His brother said he had severe injuries.
Donald Nordquist, 68, was thrown off the motorcycle.
Police said a disturbance between two groups may have escalated into gunfire.
After four failed attempts in the past weeks, Lakeland’s City Council held a meeting Thursday. The special meeting, held at noon, ran for about two…
Officials say paved trails near Sunfish Lake were intended to be public.
Afton nonprofit expands riding lessons with new indoor arena.
It's the first time that a Minnesota team has won the national award.
The Minnesota State High School League agreed to a settlement that will allow boys to compete beginning with the 2019-20 school year.
On Sunday evening, more than 30 people gathered at the Minnesota Buddhist Vihara in north Minneapolis to send peaceful energy and blessings to the victims of the attacks in Sri Lanka.
is just the latest sign of dysfunction in the city, where more than 300 residents have signed a petition calling for an audit.
The settlement comes after a panel ruled last fall that a jury should hear the suit filed by the mother of the man fatally shot by police in a hostage crisis.
School officials said the decision was made to curb vaping and vandalism, but students have launched a multifaceted campaign to "Let Us Pee."
Major airlines, including Delta and United Airlines, already have issued weather waivers for flights on Wednesday and Thursday out of MSP.
Parts of the state could get over 6 inches of snow.
Tens of thousands of basketball fans descended on the streets and skyways, reveling all day and into the night in Final Four fan activities that stretched from U.S. Bank Stadium to the Minneapolis Convention Center and along Nicollet Mall.
"Individuals with HIV now have to worry about that aging thing that you and I have to worry about," said Bill Tiedemann, Hope House's executive director. "So now for [Hope House] it's about how we can help them age in place with dignity and compassion and how we can take our mission outside the house's walls."
Final Four planners hope friendly reading challenge is just the beginning for budding readers.
River Grove balked at moving to vacant school in Marine on St. Croix.
Car flees after a driver is killed, passenger is critically injured while Twins game is played blocks away.
The city getting about $2 million toward the construction of replacement well.
A 3 percent tax on lodging would help boost tourism.
Prosecutor and families collaborated on a guide to reduce police use of force.
Minnesotans 62-plus are heading to class through U's Senior Citizen Education Program
With much of the Twin Cities snowpack melting, the water has to go somewhere. For many homeowners, it's yet another mess from winter.
A steady, two-day rain expected to drench the knee-deep snowpack across much of Minnesota is raising flood concerns and sending crews to work to find a place for all that water.
FCC rule change poses threat to financial survival of service in many communities.
The fabric panels will be removed after the Final Four, but can be reinstalled for future events. Officials said they'll also help with concert acoustics.
Sheriff's Office says alcohol may have been a factor.
Authorities are looking into a report of a threatening graffiti message aimed at Minnesota U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar. A photo showing the words “Assassinate Ilhan…
South Washington County schools drop funds after 35 years.
All that fluffy white stuff is bringing some "epic icicles." If allowed to grow, the ridges of ice can cause water damage inside a home.
On the verge of paying off its debt, mobile home community readies for the future.
Gov. Walz's family found an undiscovered message from a former first lady as they moved into the St. Paul residence.
January can claim the polar vortex, but the winter weather is here to stay through February.
Woodbury officers used visit to contemplate race relations and inequality.
The Monday morning drive to work or school will be a slick one for many. A freezing drizzle that fell in the Twin Cities on…
The first swing in this week's winter one-two punch began Sunday night with around a half of a foot of snow falling across the Twin Cities, soon to be followed by a deep freeze.
Project sets stage for how city will manage the river once two dams are gone.
After a record-setting year for attendance, the Great Minnesota Get-Together is set to grow even bigger. And so are its admission prices.
Boutwells Landing has canceled activities and implemented protocols to prevent further spread of the illness.
After announcing screenings for "Woody Allen month," a Stillwater film group has found itself at the center of a debate about how and if art can be separated from its artist.