Stuck in traffic? Blame it on the politicians
Most Minnesotans recognize that a modern and efficient transportation system is essential to keep the state competitive in a globalized economy.
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Bonefish seafood chain plans restaurant at West End - John Vomhof Jr. on FOX 9
March 7, 2014 - A new seafood restaurant is headed for The Shops at West End in St. Louis Park, John Vomhof Jr. reports Bonefish Grill is planning a St. Louis Park restaurant.
Waxing the City adds three more sites
After opening its first Minnesota location in Woodbury's City Walk in December 2012, the Denver-based company is rapidly expanding around here.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Provide support for the wrongfully convicted
State support is a small price to pay after people are sent to prison for crimes they did not commit.
Lilydale park landslide: St. Paul to pay $1M to families of kids killed, injured
The city of St. Paul is poised to pay $1 million to the families of two children killed and one who was injured in a landslide in Lilydale Regional Park in May. The settlement agreement is to be voted on Wednesday by the City Council, according to an agenda made public Thursday.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Restaurant News Resource
Restaurant Trends - Growing And Emerging Concepts - Change and Activity March 4, 2014
Orange County, CA-based TACOS & CO has increased by 1 unit, from 3 to 4 . This fast casual Mexican concept is open for lunch and dinner, with a $4-$12+ per person price range.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Council may say 'no' Southwest Light Rail tunnel
A Minneapolis city council member is pushing fellow members to go on the record rejecting a plan to keep freight trains in a recreational corridor and put the Southwest Corridor light rail in tunnels nearby.
After 16 years, Hopkins' Depot Coffee House remains a mainstay for young people
After 16 years, the youth-run Depot Coffee House in Hopkins continues to be a mainstay for young people, a place to grow creatively and personally.
Death of student at St. Louis Park swimming class investigated
ST. LOUIS PARK, Minn. - Police and school district officials are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a 12-year-old boy who was pulled from a middle school swimming pool in St. Louis Park.
Minnesota doctors are split on medical use of marijuana
Legalizing marijuana for medical use has reached the political front burner in Minnesota, prompting the state's largest doctors' group to bring fresh scrutiny to the benefits, the risks and the underlying science.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Bill would require drivers to stop after any collision
Minnesota drivers involved in collisions would be required by law to stop and investigate what they struck, cutting off an "ignorance" defense commonly used in hit-and-run cases.
Seafood chain plans West End restaurant
Bonefish Grill, which has applied for a building permit at The Shops at West End in St. Louis Park, is launching a new design prototype in Houston this spring.
Driver in fatal Minneapolis shooting charged; gunman still on loose
A 35-year-old felon drove up to a parked vehicle in south Minneapolis and his passenger fatally shot another man in the head.
Finance and Commerce
Sustainable: A look at recertifying LEED existing buildings
In 2009 the Crescent Ridge Corporate Center I in Minnetonka became the first property in the state to earn LEED in the category of "Existing Buildings Operation and Maintenance."
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Family of St. Louis Park Drowning Victim Grieves, Begs for Answers
The family of a 12-year-old boy who died after being pulled from the swimming pool at St. Louis Park Middle School is grieving and searching for answers.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Met Council data show strong growth ahead for Hennepin and Carver counties
Older, close-in suburbs are poised to reverse long-standing population losses and return to robust growth in coming decades, new Metropolitan Council projections show.
Big East Coast Bias
Isaiah Zierden injury update
The news goes from bad to worse for the Creighton Bluejays in the wake of their 75-69 loss at the hands of the Xavier Musketeers .
St. Louis Park Middle School Student Pulled from Pool Thursday Dies
A St. Louis Park Middle School student hospitalized after a possible drowning in the school's pool Thursday has now died, according to city officials.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Police Make Progress in Fatal Shooting of St. Louis Park Man in South Mpls.
There is still no motive and a big mystery surrounding a drive-by shooting that killed a 35-year-old St. Louis Park man in south Minneapolis Sunday.