A group of bicyclists want a protected bike lane on a busy road in Minneapolis. Minnehaha Avenue is set for reconstruction in 2015. Many in the local biking community would like to see a lane that physically separates them from both pedestrians and car traffic – a lane called a “cycle track.” For people who bike along Minnehaha, getting from point A to point B is a challenge. Nicole Nafziger knows firsthand how being so close to traffic can make for a scary experience when riding in the bike lane.
A Metro Transit bus went off the road on Friday morning in the Uptown area, sending a number of passengers to Hennepin County Medical Center. The bus crash happened near West Lake Street and West Calhoun Parkway.
A man fell off the edge of the bluffs on the St. Paul side of the Mississippi River Thursday afternoon, St. Paul Fire Department spokesman Steve Zaccard said.
The warm up has started, and it seems, at long last, spring has arrived. Now many businesses across the Twin Cities are not wasting any time taking advantage of it.
Several people are out of a home, after a building that houses several businesses and apartment units started on fire.
A bicyclist who was the victim of an early morning hit-and-run in Minneapolis has died, and the driver has been arrested.
The Minneapolis Police Department is investigating the March 4 death of a 45-year-old man as a homicide.
Imagine launching an Irish-themed business during this weekend’s madness. That’s what four Twin Cities buddies are doing.
Hundreds of people are gathered at the Midtown Global Market on Lake Street in Minneapolis to celebrate Kwanzaa.
Investigators say unattended candles caused Friday morning’s condo building fire in Uptown Minneapolis that sent one person to the hospital.
A large fire ripped through more than a half-dozen condos in Uptown Minneapolis Friday morning, sending huge clouds of smoke into the air and one resident to the hospital.
Crime is a serious issue at one stop on the light rail. And police have a new tactic to stop it.
The second annual Midtown Global Music Festival is takes place Saturday. The event features music from all around the world. Spokesperson Akhmiri Sekhr-Ra says there will be a variety of music.
A Minneapolis City Council Committee will talk Tuesday about reopening Nicollet Avenue at Lake Street.
A 25-year-old man has entered a guilty plea in the robbing of three Walgreens in the metro area.