REPORT: Nine Rainbow stores will close for good on Tuesday
The affected stores are in Cottage Grove, Shoreview, Inver Grove Heights, Apple Valley, Blaine, Bloomington, Coon Rapids, Maple Grove and Savage, the Pioneer Press reports .
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Fri Jul 18, 2014
Forever 21's younger sibling one of 3 new stores in Maple Grove
Forever 21 is introducing a new sibling store concept, and Maple Grove is home to the second of its kind in the country.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Finance and Commerce
Building Blocks: Radisson Blu Minneapolis
Property description: The Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group recently rolled out its $28 million top-to-bottom renovation of the former Radisson Plaza Hotel.
Police: 1 Hurt In Bloomington Shooting Near Hotel
Police said a 21-year-old man suffered non-life threatening injuries after being shot Thursday morning in the parking lot of a Bloomington hotel.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Words from the wiser: 'Never lay your stuffed animals on the carpet by the head of your bed.'
"Perhaps it was the excitement of having gone to the All-Star Home Run Derby, or the crush of the crowds on the light-rail train, or having eaten too many mini-donuts, but at 3 a.m. my niece heard 'Mom, I threw up,' which made my niece ponder: 'Why does puke always happen in the middle of the night?' W.i. Fly of Austin: "Our Irish terrier, Annie ... (more)
South metro police blotter
Disorderly conduct. A 23-year-old Prior Lake man was arrested for disorderly conduct on the 16200 block of Main Avenue SE.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Total Wine store is approved in Woodbury, the Twin Cities' fourth location
The Woodbury City Council recently approved the liquor license for a location in Woodbury Village.
Security Systems News
North American video surveillance market poised for rapid expansion
BLOOMINGTON, Minn.-With the technology becoming ever more sophisticated, video surveillance systems are on the verge of becoming an indispensible component of security systems worldwide.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Bloomington Civic Theater season opens with 'Guys and Dolls'
Classics of musical and non-musical theater will pop up on stage during Bloomington Civic Theatre's 2014-15 season.
update: Still crammed on Hwy. 169 in Shakopee
The latest snag on northbound Hwy. 169 in the south metro comes with two vehicles on the right shoulder at Old Shakopee Road in Bloomington .
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Finance and Commerce
Region's first arterial BRT line wins approval
A bus rapid transit route on Snelling Avenue, Ford Parkway and 46th Street in Roseville, St. Paul and Minneapolis would bring enhanced bus stations to 20 intersections.
Total Wine wins the fight for another Twin Cities store
Total Wine & More is making an advance on the Twin Cities market, in spite of smaller, independent operators who are fighting back.
Stage spotlights: Brave New Workshop, Bloomington Civic, Black Label Movement
Wasn't it just the Fourth of July? Ah, the summer wind. Cast regulars Lauren Anderson, Matt Erkel, Bobby Gardner, Tom Reed and Taj Ruler are directed by Caleb and Katy McEwen.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Mall of America zipline opens next week
Mall of America's new zipline above Nickelodeon Universe will be open for thrill-seekers starting next Friday, July 18, officials said Wednesday.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Lily show, garden tours and more
Lilies will be in the spotlight this weekend when the North American Lily Society's show and convention come to town.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
KELO-TV Sioux Falls
Twin Cities Suburb Wants Sioux Falls' Tourism
Whether it's a Twins game at Target Field, or a shopping trip to the Mall of America, people in Sioux Falls flock to the Twin Cities.
Rosemount residents can meet police chief finalists
Rosemount residents and business owners can meet the three finalists for the city's police chief at an open house from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at City Hall.