Minnesota News

Population grows, parkland growth slows in Twin Cities metro

Oct 19, 2017

Regional parks are no longer acquiring land as aggressively, but the Twin Cities has now passed 200,000 acres of park and recreation land.

Former Richfield apartment tenants reach $650,000 settlement

Oct 19, 2017

It’s a record award of its kind in nation, housing advocates say.

Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport carpet to be refreshed for Super Bowl

Oct 19, 2017

No one expects the drama that came 2 years ago when PDX did the same.

Free Super Bowl tickets for Phelps Falcons team in Minneapolis kick off nationwide giveaway

Oct 19, 2017

Entire eighth-grade park team players and coaches get first of 500 free tickets to big game Feb. 4.

St. Paul man alleges excessive force in police search that caused him 'massive' facial trauma

Oct 19, 2017

Michael Fleming says 2011 raid left him with brain and “massive” facial trauma.

Hennepin County starts to fine-tune its 2018 legislative wish list

Oct 19, 2017

With state budget in a pinch, medical lab, other items top funding agenda.

Pedestrian struck by semi near U campus dies of his injuries

Oct 19, 2017

Police say the truck’s driver remained at the scene and is cooperating with investigators.

Blaine man killed in car-semi crash identified

Oct 19, 2017

Mohamed Amin, 19, of Blaine, was killed in the crash Thursday night.