Metrodome Demolition Reaches Completion EarlyThe Metrodome is no more. Project leaders for the new Minnesota Vikings stadium says the demolition of the team's old home was formally completed Thursday. The final remnants were being trucked away a month ahead of schedule.
Potholes Peaking Early, Thanks To Extreme TemperaturesAt Parents Autocare in south Minneapolis, winter can get a little redundant. But this winter has been anything but routine. And potholes are peaking early.
1 Dead, 2 Injured In St. Paul ShootingAn early Saturday morning drive-by shooting in St. Paul left one dead and 2 people injured, police said. The shooting took place at 1 a.m. at the Moonshine Saloon along East Seventh Street.
Holiday Hiring Already In August? You BetThe State Fair is still a week away, but stores are already thinking ahead to winter. From the decorations to the seasonal hiring, the holidays are trending earlier and earlier each year. Michael Hagie, owner of the 50th and France boutique Gather, said inquiries for holiday gifts started months ago.
Black Friday Creeps Into Thanksgiving Permanently? This season could mark the end of Black Friday as we know it. For decades, stores have opened their doors in the wee hours on the day after Thanksgiving.
Afton Alps Tests Snow Machines, Wild Mountain Opens EarlyIt may only be early October, but the weather certainly has a few of us thinking it's winter.
Zeal For Early Minnesota Fishing Opener Fades The appetite for letting Minnesota's anglers hit the lakes a week earlier for the annual walleye opener seems to be fading at the state Capitol, judging by a hearing Monday.
Worker Creates Petition To Stop Early Black Friday SalesEach year, stores seem to open up earlier and earlier to offer "Black Friday" deals.