While City Council Members have many important tasks and responsibilities, one of the most critical, at least in my view, is their role in city government oversight and accountability. We get our Council Members involved in organizational oversight and accountability …
Controversy continues to surround a money-making plan for the Academy of Holy Angels in Richfield.
The private school wants to sell the east portion of its lawn, and developers are willing to pay nearly $6 million for it. The money would go to fun…
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is talking about the future of the Mississippi River Tuesday.
The 72-mile stretch of the river from Dayton to Hastings is the focus of the debate. State officials are looking to update development rule…
Cordarrelle Patterson was in downtown Minneapolis Tuesday handing out free tickets to Vikings fans for the 2014-2015 season.
Click the video box on this page to see Vikings WR Cordarrelle Patterson challenge fans in downtown Minneapolis to an…
A Minneapolis man is heartbroken after a Minneapolis police officer shot and killed his dog.
The owner, Paul Thomas Trott, is still looking for answers after he found his dog, Tito, shot to death in the alley behind his house.
“I’ve had him sinc…
A 43-year-old Minneapolis man pleaded guilty Tuesday to second-degree murder in the shooting death of an innocent bystander in Champions Bar in Minneapolis last August.
According to Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman, Ron Powell, 43, immediatel…
Today is National Hot Dog Day, and what better way to celebrate than to enjoy a few?
Chris & Rob’s Chicago’s Taste Authority is hosting their annual “Wiener Takes All” Chicago hot dog eating contest Tuesday in Minneapolis. Minneapolis police, St. Paul police and the Anoka County Sheriff’s Office will all face off.
This year’s winner gets $250 to…
A 44-year-old man was airlifted Monday afternoon after he was involved in a rear-end collision on Interstate 94 west of Rogers.
The serious-injury crash happened on westbound I-94 past Highway 101 around 12:30 p.m., according to the Minnesota…
Minnesota has started construction on a $68 million highway project scheduled to run through 2016.
The state will add a third general-purpose lane to both directions of Interstate 494 in Plymouth. I-494 and Interstate 94/694 co…
High water has made this a tough summer for boaters and businesses on Lake Minnetonka, but relief may be in sight.
Since the beginning of June there has been a no-wake restriction on the entire lake.
During the declaration, it is unlawful for a …
A Shorewood woman charged with murdering her boyfriend and stuffing him in a freezer, pleaded guilty Monday in the middle of her trial, according to the Hennepin County Attorney’s Office.
Jetaun Wheeler’s trial, on the count of second-…
A west metro mom with a vision is opening a brand new business for kids and adults, which she calls the only one of its kind in the state.
The Play & Learn Cafe in Golden Valley will be a place for kids under the age of 6 to play, learn, and explore; while moms, dads, and caregivers relax with a cup of coffee, grab a bite to eat, or take a yoga class.
“I wanted a place where…
Health officials are urging Minnesotans to take precautions in dealing with high temperatures and humidity.
The National Weather Service says the humidity made temperatures feel like 100 to 108 degrees Monday across much of Min…
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