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Loring Park's dandelion-shaped fountain has been the backdrop for countless engagement proposals and wedding photos in downtown Minneapolis throughout the decades. Now, it's getting a…
Critics of the Upper Harbor Terminal plan, however, remain more cautious than optimistic.
Holes must be drilled in walls of older residences to check for insulation.
Downtown's population has risen steadily for years now. Four new residential buildings contributed to an increase in 2017, and more units opened up last year.
Of 1,422 cars towed during the year's first two snow emergencies, only 16 were in southwest Minneapolis. City officials say they have to tow more cars in more densely populated neighborhoods to get the job done.
The city renewed the contract because of its success in finding permanent housing for its clients.
It may be open for the homeless again if subzero temperatures return, authorities said.
The 46-year-old reported the death to police, the Anoka County Sheriff's Office said.
North Mpls. neighbors seek greater role in redevelopment plan.
Leaders shared concerns on diversity initiative to bring local associations firmly under City Hall.
Groups fight city, argue changes will cause lasting environmental damage.
The three-story facility would replace an aging, one-story building, their busiest clinic in the state.
Public Works just wants everyone to make an effort.
Minneapolis weighs linking funding to diverse leadership.
The library hosted the first event in its new "Vinyl Revival" series, which aims to bring attention to the thriving audio format.
Flights to "sunny destinations" contributed to a busy Saturday for travelers and TSA employees.
Development plans in the commercial district have previously caused strife.
The curator of the Midstream Reading Series died of a heart attack on Dec. 31, shortly after moving into a senior living community.
High school students wanted their own place to socialize, study and destress. So they created one.
He is accused of falsifying evidence in an effort to get a 2016 suit dismissed.
Put into storage in 1988, the seal is to be displayed in the lobby of a new municipal office building.
A group wants to stop construction of a condominium near the landmark.
Tickets for the country megastar's May 4 concert at U.S. Bank Stadium sold out within an hour Friday.
Historic flooding in 2014 eroded stream banks and ruined trails and habitat.
Village Financial aims to stop predatory lending, support black businesses.
Dozens in Hennepin County disrupt meeting, demand an end to technical parole violations.
The nearly unanimous vote was a victory for City Council President Lisa Bender, who says it "sets a bold vision" for Minneapolis.
The latest decision by Hennepin County District Judge Joseph R. Klein means the vote to submit the city's development blueprint is going on as scheduled.
Debate over the guiding document for the city's growth captured neighborhood interest for most of the year.
Snowfall is expected to ebb Sunday, with the metro area getting 2 to 5 inches.
"I just didn't stop fast enough," the driver said.
City Council to vote next week on plans for former Roof Depot in East Phillips.
Coordinator position in Minneapolis comes with a $142,000 annual salary.
Council members now believe the measure is set to be passed next week.
Lisa Bender says she should be treated like anyone else.
Plan would aim to reduce downtown congestion.
Almost 40 children were adopted by more than 20 families in Minneapolis. More got new families in Ramsey County.
Even opponents concede there are enough votes to pass proposal at Dec. 7 City Council meeting.
The public hearing held by the City Council, among the final steps in a contentious process, went on for nearly five hours.
A Shakopee police officer shot and killed a man who pointed a gun at the officer who was responding to a fire alarm late Friday,…
Newly elected leaders bring diverse voices, backgrounds and experience to local offices.
Hutchinson leads vote, but Stanek not conceding
A historic election was seen Tuesday night in Hennepin County, where residents elected their first commissioners of color and a first-time candidate was leading in a bid to unseat Sheriff Rich Stanek.
Mike Freeman was re-elected as Hennepin County attorney, besting his…
Regan Gonzalez, 33, ran unopposed after incumbent Pat Elliott announced he wouldn't seek re-election this year.
It steps up enforcement and weighs taking on the job.
A 21-year-old driver is in custody after allegedly fleeing the scene along a county road where the girls had been picking up litter.
Hutchinson says he has "no idea" about the nature of the allegations being investigated by Brooklyn Park police.
The city of Bloomington thinks it can build what could be the continent's largest indoor water park next to the Mall of America, while protecting local taxpayers if it's a financial flop.
"In these kinds of times, the best thing for us to do is to be together," said a Twin Cities cantor.
The goal of the center is to decrease recidivism for people who are often homeless or poor and find themselves in frequent contact with police.
Rescuers were called in after two teens were seen entering St. Paul caves.
District 2 race features a political newcomer and ex-City Council member.
The 750-foot bridge — widely referred to as a "lid" — would support a public green space over the highway and be surrounded by private development. The city says bridge could still be decades away.
Two service centers in Hennepin County were unable to process applications for new driver's licenses or state IDs Saturday because of connectivity issues with recently…
The longtime incumbent and the first-time candidate went deep in debate Thursday night.
Residents of homeless tent camp are expected to move into the former Kateri Residence next week, officials said.
Sheriff Rich Stanek, looking for his fourth term, is running against Metro Transit police Sgt. Dave Hutchinson.
A painting of Jesus already adorned the two-story brick building at Washington Avenue and 14th Avenue S. in Minneapolis when Love Power Church began renting…
Crews will be repairing the garage's concrete floors and walls, resealing the floors and repainting lines, with work set to be done by Nov. 19.
The pickup truck crossed the centerline into oncoming traffic, authorities said.
Students posted messages of love and kindness in an effort to bring peace to the school.
Separation from family is among the deep fears and anxieties depicted in drawings and essays curated for Bloomington exhibit.
Funding for child protection services is at center of need for $43 million in new revenue.
Meetings this month are the first step in possible grand jury investigations.
Group is concerned about the impact of proposed mountain biking trails.
Regional Acceleration Center designed as catalyst for prosperity and growth
Twelve resign in the face of misconduct allegations.
The multiyear plan, approved last week by the City Council, includes dozens of directives but leaves out some requested by a task force that sought to address police relations.
The couple had a history of domestic violence, police said.
The president declared his support for the GOP Seventh District challenger Saturday morning.
Overpopulation of the invasive fish is choking several area lakes and degrading the habitat.
A report released Thursday points to some progress since reforms were enacted in 2015.
Housing, auto dealerships, doughnuts and more are headed to Richfield, which is suddenly hot.
City Council to consider $25 million proposal.
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