Minnesota News

Bus lanes coming to parts of Hennepin, Nicollet and Chicago avenues in Minneapolis

Jul 16, 2019

The lanes will be in effect only during morning and afternoon rush hours. The decision comes after a trial run last year on Hennepin.

Mohamed Noor appeals murder, manslaughter convictions amid transfer out of Minnesota for safety reasons

Jul 16, 2019

A spokesperson said the "totality of his circumstances, including his role as a police officer," led to the move to another state. Noor was convicted of killing Justine Ruszczyk Damond in a Minneapolis alley after she called 911.

In lawsuit, Minnehaha Academy blast survivors allege 'negligence and carelessness' by contractors

Jul 16, 2019

The five employees suffered physical and emotional injuries in the 2017 explosion.

Supporters push for Bottineau Blue Line light-rail project

Jul 17, 2019

The light-rail line faces a tough fight with the railroad.

Protest planned outside one of the Children's Theatre Company's insurers canceled

Jul 17, 2019

It's being consolidated with what's become a weekly protest on Saturday since June outside the Minneapolis theater.

Dr. Elliot Chesler, who created one of top VA cardiology units in country, dies at 87

Jul 17, 2019

His medical career spanned three continents as he became a respected and influential doctor.

Two Minnesota DHS deputies return after Lourey and chief of staff resign

Jul 17, 2019

No reasons given for shake-up that threatens leadership crisis at the sprawling state agency.

Lake Superior freighter rescues jet skier trying to reach Isle Royale

Jul 17, 2019

The adventurer explained in cellphone call that he got lost in the fog.

Next project emerges at Vikings complex in Eagan: Omni hotel that opens in 2020

Jul 17, 2019

The 14-story hotel will have 320 rooms and four-star amenities.

Sprawling exhibit center on north end of State Fair highlights what's new this year

Jul 17, 2019

The hall will host museum-quality exhibits that will change from year to year.