This web map shows how much snow will fall in the next couple of days. You can navigate this map by panning and zooming, using the plus and minus button or click on the map to see the forecast snow amount. (Snow amount is the expected total accumulation of new snow, in inches during a 6 hour period.)Note: This map is time enabled, use the time bar to show changes over time. Run the full animation using the navigation arrow on the left or tab through it using the navigation tools to the right
Reports made to the new Minnesota Elder Abuse Hotline. Financial exploitation is broken down by legally recognized fiduciaries, such as a conservator or financial advisor, and those who are not (i.e. relatives or strangers).
Minnesota has established an award-winning system to audit the way court-appointed conservators handle the finances of people with dementia and other issues that prevent them from managing their own affairs -- a need that's projected to grow substantially as the population ages.
Gov. Mark Dayton wants to borrow $1.4 billion to pay for new buildings, airport improvements and other projects with statewide significance. The governor tried to select projects that spread the money around the state evenly.
Minneapolis has a long history of its Mississippi River islands appearing and disappearing. Shifting river levels from runoff or dam projects, construction, and dredging are some of the reasons. This map shows multiple islands that used to exist in the central part of the riverfront; others have appeared and disappeared in upriver and downriver portions of the river.
Nearly 54 percent of the upper riverfront shoreline is in the hands of the Park Board, and other non-park land brings the public ownership figure to 69 percent. Key purchases in the last 10 years are shown.