Long before there was light rail, buses or subways, trains pioneered the concept of mass transit. The railroad system was vital to the development of the United States — and one man in Owatonna does not want us to forget its place in history.
Dusty, a shih tzu dog, was recognized as the March volunteer of the month at Johnson Memorial Health Services.
A new beer will enter the saturated Twin Cities craft brewery scene this summer. The Yoerg Brewing Company will fight for its spot in the marketplace. But unlike most new brews, this beer already has a huge following which dates back to the 1800s.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has opened a criminal investigation after a bald eagle was found mutilated in a plastic bag near Albert Lea.
After more than two years of construction, U.S. Bank Stadium is just months away from completion. For the last two years, David Gunderson has spent nearly every Saturday morning tracking the progress of the new Vikings stadium.
Dozens of community members are continuing the call for the prosecution of two Minneapolis police officers despite Mike Freeman’s decision not to press charges.
More than 100 people were in line Thursday morning outside the Tesla dealership in Eden Prairie, eagerly awaiting the chance to put down $1,000 on the electronic carmaker’s yet-to-be-unveiled Model 3.
The improving diplomatic relationship between the U.S. and Cuba could have a big impact on Minnesota. There’s the potential for job growth and billions of dollars, but business can’t happen until the U.S. lifts its trade embargo.
Minnesotans looking to strike it rich may not need to look any further than the Iron Range. Last year, the DNR announced the discovery of gold grains and small gold deposits up near Lake Vermillion.
A Twin Cities rescue group is calling it one of the worst neglect cases it has ever dealt with. Ruff Start Rescue took in Pixie the pit bull more than a week ago after she was likely abandoned by her previous owners.
A Twin Cities boy turned his Make-A-Wish into the opportunity to help others. Thirteen-year-old Lucas Hobbs is the founder of Chef Lucas Food, an organization that provides meals to pediatric cancer families.
The fight over spending is underway at the Capitol and one conversation that may dominate much of the session is transportation funding.
Minnesota is home to the largest ball of twine, the biggest gingerbread house and the largest cow collection in the world.
Prom is the social event of the year for many high schoolers — but the cost of that spring dance can be overwhelming. Students in the Midwest will spend upwards of $700 on average for prom.
Kline had a front row seat to the President’s life as Reagan’s military aide.
A popular St. Paul restaurant is celebrating a milestone. O’Gara’s Bar and Grill opened its location off Snelling Avenue 75 years ago.
The back half of the Minnesota Section 2AAA boys basketball championship game between Waseca and Marshall was next level cray.
The Animal Humane Society says they have removed 95 dogs from a Minnesota couple.
Mound Westonka High School got some last minute instruction on the complicated caucuses before they cast their ballot.
Jen Tavernier, 33, is among a growing group of athletes embracing ninja warrior training. She found this form of fitness about a year ago while watching American Ninja Warrior, a show in which athletes race through a difficult obstacle course.
Around 800 Minnesotans with a deep interest in water are expected to gather in St. Paul on Saturday for Gov. Mark Dayton’s first Governor’s Water Summit. The event was fully booked within 36 hours, so the governor’s office is making it possible to participate online.
State regulators have temporarily suspended the license of a Twin Cities area dentist who performed oral surgery on a teenage girl who went into cardiac arrest and died.
The new checkpoint line at the Minneapolis St. Paul International Airport opened to plenty of criticism on its first full day. Travelers in the early morning and afternoon arrived to the airport on Friday to find long lines.
A St. Paul man is charged with illegally selling guns that have been linked to at least three crime scenes in the Twin Cities. Federal investigators arrested 29-year-old Eitan Feldman on Thursday morning.
Minnesota may not have the towering mountains, but there is a strong climbing community.