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Road construction, light-rail repairs and rain combined to turn the Wednesday morning commute into a long slog. A Metro Transit official warns that rush-hour relief might not come until next week.
The parents of Jacob Wetterling filed a lawsuit earlier this month to keep personal information about their family from public view.
U.S. Bank Stadium's operator will control suites for big upcoming events.
Move comes as stadium panel seeks a long-term person for the position.
Tony Webster's blog and Twitter feed have become must-reads for those interested in details of the killing of Philando Castile by St. Anthony police officer Jeronimo Yanez.
The authority will take up the issues at Thursday's meeting.
Hiring practices of the firm hired to protect Vikings stadium probed by detective board.
Members of the Links, Incorporated showed the children what is possible with their message of hope, love and support.
Many parks will have special events planned as well.
A district judge on Friday stopped the scheduled public release next week of some investigative documents related to Jacob Wetterling's 1989 abduction and murder.
"This is a personal matter and a serious one," a spokesman said a day after Hennepin County Sheriff Rich Stanek's adult son faced felony charges for allegedly soliciting sex from a minor.
A closed-door settlement meeting last week was "disappointing," lawyer says.
Who did well and who didn't in the legislative session that ended early Friday.
The bill included changes to the board and salary limits.
Regents chair says U is attacking problem "every which way."
Letter to governor and all 201 legislators underscores that regents are concerned about sexual misconduct.
Arts aficionados at St. Catherine University in St. Paul are staging a performance protest Thursday over the slashing of music and theater programs, which the Catholic liberal arts school announced a few weeks ago.
The Vikings acknowledged Wednesday they could move training camp to Eagan as early as 2018. The team showed off its new under-construction headquarters to reporters on Wednesday.
Recently, two "pitch days" were held, where qualified minority, women, veteran and LGBT-certified businesses had five-minute appointments to show off to panels of judges for Super Bowl week exposure.
Tom Mueller has hired an attorney and has a lawsuit at the ready.
Vikings executive vice president Lester Bagley said Tuesday the team put in an application to the NFL 13 months ago to play host to the event.
Tina Holmes will help execs with strategic plan.
The goat named Gordy was found in the back of an SUV after a 2-mile chase, police spokesman Steve Linders said.
Paisley Park Enterprises must put up a $1 million bond to keep the order in place.
"Couldn't find a man to accept me for prom so I took a college that did," Priscilla Samey wrote in a Twitter post that's received more than 28,000 retweets. Samey was accepted to Harvard on a full scholarship.
The new chief of the stadium oversight panel leaves open the possibility of wide-scale remediation needs.
Vote was unanimous to take tighter control of finances, suite use.
Stadium manager SMG had wanted a $2 per ticket fee added to high school events held there.
Vote by full Minneapolis City Council to accept the cost reimbursement is expected on Friday.
The facility is the first sports site in the nation to win gold LEED certification.
Police services, at $3.1 million, are the biggest expense in the proposed contract.
Temporary order gives sides time to respond.
The move comes after public outcry over use of suites at U.S. Bank Stadium.
The likely move comes after the outcry over luxury suite use across downtown at U.S. Bank Stadium.
More than 4,400 submitted applications on the first day.
The first step is the online application process. But not everyone will be accepted, and background checks will be done.
Rick Evans is stepping out of retirement to take the reins as CEO of the MSFA.
The panels are near where others have come loose.
Michele Kelm-Helgen, who resigned last month, said she used her discretion to waive rent for club spaces to further the goal of marketing U.S. Bank Stadium.
Reservations pouring in for Bellecour, which opens March 15 in Wayzata.
A new, larger board would be part of a shorter leash on the stadium governing panel.
Michele Kelm-Helgen also helped friends and family members buy the rights to nearby seats, before longtime Vikings season-ticket holders could, records show.
Incoming Chair Blatz comes on board with lots of questions in first session.
Gov. Dayton appoints former chief justice as interim chair to "turn the page."
Panel's top two officials resigned last week under legislative pressure.
Replacements for the two departed top officials on U.S. Bank Stadium's oversight panel are likely to come next week.
The two highest-profile public officials on the U.S. Bank Stadium oversight committee left their jobs amid public and legislative pressure after revelations of two luxury suites used to host friends and family at games and concerts.
A legislative effort to reshape the U.S. Bank Stadium oversight panel pushed ahead Tuesday despite a headwind of opposition from Gov. Mark Dayton.
The legislative auditor said the Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority "violated a core ethical principle" by providing 158 tickets to family members and friends for U.S. Bank Stadium. Three GOP legislators called for the dissolution and replacement of the panel.
As the clock expired in Houston, it reset to a countdown to Minneapolis in '18.
Where Houston is a big city always ready to host a major convention, the Twin Cities will do more with less money, less infrastructure, less political support and much lower temperatures.
The state's committee is in Houston this week to study how next year's event can have a local flavor.
Over two days, a panel heard the Gophers' appeals of their recommended punishments.
All are enrolled in the current semester at the university but have been recommended for penalties from expulsion to probation for their roles in an alleged sexual assault last fall.
Focus is on women in the stands, the organization and the community.
Suspended Gophers football players begin closed-door hearings.
New funds push project's cost to $138 million.
Release now due in February to coincide with House-Senate hearing on MSFA use of suites.
From bright fuchsia to a delicate petal, pinks are in demand at some Twin Cities yarn shops in advance of women's protest marches planned in…
The Star Tribune moved to unseal the files after questioning whether they would shed light on why Prince was taking painkillers, any potential heirs, or the value of his estate.
Kathleen Blatz was appointed by Gov. Mark Dayton.
But she acknowledged outcry and says policy has been changed.
The first of several committee hearings examining the operations of the stadium begin Wednesday.
The former mayor's social media post on his White House visit went viral.
Special administrator's filing says that some assets squandered by legal teams.
Son follows path of dad, former Green Party leader Dean Zimmermann.
Disruption at Sunday's Vikings game raises concerns about security.
Charges against pipeline protesters could be filed after investigation done.
Longtime Twin Cities radio personality John Canton, a popular disc jockey at WDGY more widely known as Johnny Canton, died Saturday at age 75.Canton, of…
Play was not interrupted as the two men, one wearing a No. 4 Brett Favre Vikings jersey, were suspended in air above section 120. Six rows of fans were cleared below the protestors.
Two Dakota Access Pipeline protesters scaled the indoor heights of U.S. Bank Stadium during Vikings game
2 men hang banner at U.S. Bank Stadium over Dakota Access pipeline.
The exterior panels failed early Monday morning, during a stretch of extremely wet and windy weather. One panel fell to the ground.
From his days as a star on the swim teams of Bloomington Lincoln High School and the University of Minnesota to a beloved coach at west metro clubs and high schools, Tim Daly left a network of coaches, teammates and swimmers who mourned his Christmas Eve death.
Minneapolis man apologizes for his false Twitter claim about U.S. Bank Stadium.
Vikings say fans can more easily find parking, order food ahead and earn rewards.
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