Amidst Black Friday Frenzy, Workers Rally For Better Pay & Benefits In Mpls.Workers in Minneapolis are using Black Friday to rally for better pay and benefits. Supporters gathered outside the downtown Macy's Friday morning speaking out for better conditions for working families.
Minneapolis' Alliance Française Plans March For ParisA Twin Cities group is planning a memorial march and service for Paris. Alliance Française promotes French language and culture around the world.
Macy's May Redevelop & Explore Joint Ventures With Downtown Mpls. LocationMacy's location in downtown Minneapolis will be part of the company's national push for exploring joint ventures to redevelop flagship real estate assets, the company announced Wednesday.
Holidazzle Introduces Changes To Holiday VillageWe're less than a month away from Holidazzle in Minneapolis and we now know what we can expect this year in Loring Park. The one big addition this year will be a free downtown skating rink. Construction on it begins this week.
New Minneapolis Task Force Looks To Curb Violence DowntownAs people enjoyed Halloween festivities on Saturday night in downtown Minneapolis, city leaders were coming off of a week of talks about improving downtown safety.
Report: 50-Story Tower To Replace TCF Bank Building In Downtown Mpls.There are big plans for the redevelopment of the TCF Bank Building in downtown Minneapolis.
Downtown Mpls. Hotel Harvests Its Own Rooftop HoneyWhen you think of bees, do you think of downtown Minneapolis? The chefs at the Marquette Hotel do. They started keeping bees on the roof three years ago. Thursday was the day to harvest some of this year's honey, and check on the bees before winter.
Dayton Pens Scathing Letter To BNSF President Over Oil Trains In Twin CitiesGovernor Mark Dayton says he's deeply concerned about an increase in the number of oil trains traveling through heavily populated areas of the Twin Cities.
Minnesota Lynx Celebrate A 3rd WNBA Title, Aiming For MoreIt was a celebration fit for champions. The Minnesota Lynx held their victory parade Friday after winning the WNBA title Wednesday night for the first time on their home court. Lynx fans lined Hennepin Avenue for a chance to celebrate with the champs.
Taxi Drivers Protest Treatment By Hotels, Traffic Officers In Mpls.A taxi driver protest made driving in downtown Minneapolis a bit messy Tuesday. The drivers disrupted traffic near the Hilton Hotel and in other parts of downtown. They said they're being treated unfairly by local hotels who direct service to limo drivers instead of cabs.
Oil Trains To Pass Through DT Minneapolis, Western Twin Cities SuburbsA million gallons of oil from North Dakota will soon be on more trains going through the Twin Cities via the western suburbs. The oil trains are being re-routed past Target Field and across the Mississippi River at Nicollet Island.
All Walks Of Life Set To Run In Twin Cities MarathonThousands of runners are getting ready for the "most beautiful urban marathon in America." The Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon starts Sunday morning. The course takes runners from the U.S. Bank Stadium site in downtown Minneapolis to the State Capitol in St. Paul.