They died on the street. In cars. At parties. In school. At home. In all, 116 Minnesota youths died from shootings in the past 12 years. Sometimes it was an accident. Often it was murder. In some cases, the circumstances are a mystery. All were 18 years old or younger.
Map of recent quakes that are occurring in both the United States and around the world. The data is from the United States Geological Survey's (USGS). Earthquake information is extracted from a merged catalog of earthquakes located by the USGS and contributing networks. Earthquake data will be available within a few minutes for California events, and within 30-minutes for worldwide events.
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.