12 hrs ago
Airline safety concerns don't keep Minnesotans from trips to Israel
Travelers congregate in front of a departures board showing one canceled flight to Tel Aviv at Newark Liberty International Airport, Tuesday, July 22, 2014, in Newark, N.J. Minnesota Jewish organizations and parents of students studying abroad say they will not end pilgrimages to Israel despite raging conflicts that caused U.S. and European ... (more)
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16 hrs ago
Man acquitted in robbery-turned-slaying in New Hope
Damin Lee Shufford, 30, of New Hope, and another man were each charged with first-degree murder and robbery charges in the shooting death of Kent Walker Jr., 59, of Fridley.
19 hrs ago
West school briefs: St. Louis Park district picks Kreyer to head HR
He holds a master's degree in industrial relations with an MBA concentration from the Carlson School of Management at the University of Minnesota and a bachelor's degree in psychology from the U. Kreyer also currently serves as an adjunct faculty member in Metropolitan State University's College of Management, teaching strategic human resource ... (more)
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Transportation beat: Light rail looks big for Eden Prairie
Eden Prairie looks to be the big winner in ridership on the future Southwest Corridor light-rail line.
Former St. Louis Park Nestle factory attracts new tenants
Hillcrest Development will close in early August on its purchase of the former Nestle nutritional drink factory in St. Louis Park.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Jim Williams has been watching birds and writing about their antics since before "Gilligan's Island" went into reruns.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Twin Cities Daily Planet
Jeff Strate: Meeting the Macbeths in St. Louis Park
Teresa Maria Doran and Jason Rojas star in the Public Theater of Minnesota production of MacBeth , directed by Mark Hauk.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Nightlife News & Notes:
Apparently, the Asian fusion copycat joint that moved into Thom Pham's former Azia space in south Minneapolis couldn't rekindle Azia's cranberry wonton-stoked glory days.
Minneapolis-area firefighters search for hikers
Four Minneapolis -area firefighters were searching Thursday for a father and son from Minnesota missing since planning to go for a hike in Colorado's mountains in April.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Nordstrom Rack coming to St. Louis Park
The 33,000-square-foot store will be the company's third Nordstrom Rack in Minnesota, joining those at Mall of America and Maple Grove.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Chickens come home to roost
"We will have chickens," said City Council President Charles Schmitz following a 3-2 vote to amend city code to allow chickens within city limits.
update: Current drive times
Congestion in downtown Minneapolis on 4th Street and 11th Street is adding time for downtown workers while a wreck on southbound Hwy.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
St. Louis Park, Eden Prairie approve Southwest light rail
St. Louis Park unanimously approved plans Monday night for the $1.6 billion Southwest light-rail project, having successfully resisted sending freight trains through its community to make room for the transit line in Minneapolis .
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Tamara L. Hill, 36, of Fairmont received a dismissal on a charge of failure of driver to carry proof of insurance when operating a vehicle.
Minnesota firefighters to search for 2 hikers
A team of firefighters from the Minneapolis area is heading to the Colorado mountains to search for two hikers from Minnesota who've been missing since April.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
St. Cloud Times
Rockville native brings spirit of competition to St. Cloud
Rockville native brings spirit of competition to St. Cloud Once a Rocori athlete, her job and passion help bring competitors, money to St. Cloud Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/money/bright-ideas/2014/07/12/rockville-native-brings-spirit-competition-st-cloud/12581613/ Kelly Sayre, director for the St. Cloud ... (more)
A salon exclusive to men opens in St. Louis Park
TOM WALLACE ï firstname.lastname@example.org Assign#00003144A Slug: shave06xx May 28, 2008 [Master Barber,Tina Kawlewski shaved Justin Dretsch at Heimieís Haberdashery at 400 St Peter Street, St Paul.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Beer and Baseball: All Star Recommendations
Ryan Tuenge is an avid home brewer and craft beer lover who is not afraid to spend his last $5 on a pint of beer at the local pub.
Sisyphus Brewing opens, Fulton plans for the All Star Game, and more weekend beer events
After a busy Fourth of July, Hot Dish's Weekend Brew Round-up is back. With many local taprooms -- including Fulton and Boom Island -- expanding into Sundays , there are extended hours to try all those new and delicious beers.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Minneapolis gang member in jail gun ring pleads guilty
A Minneapolis gang member who romanced a Hennepin County corrections officer and convinced her to buy guns for him while he was jailed pleaded guilty Thursday in federal court to illegal possession of firearms.