Study: Mpls. Graduation Rates Fall Below 50 PercentLess than half of all Minneapolis students do not graduate high school, according to a recent study by the Center for Reinventing Public Education.
Amazon Rolls Out Prime Now One-Hour Delivery In The Twin CitiesInternet retailer Amazon.com announced Thursday that it’s expanding its Prime Now one-hour delivery service to the Twin Cities.
Charges: Mpls. Man Accused Of Raping 10-Year-Old GirlA Minneapolis man is accused of raping a 10-year-old girl over the weekend in the hallway of a Cedar-Riverside neighborhood apartment complex.
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.
Workers Hold Wage Rally At Minneapolis City HallWorkers rallied outside of Minneapolis City Hall Wednesday in support of a proposal which critics and supporters agree would create the most sweeping workplace regulations in the nation. People carried petitions of support into city hall to give to Council Members Cam Gordon and Lisa Bender, who are backing the measure.
SPAM Now Coming In Bite-Sized SnacksOfficials announced Wednesday that the famous Minnesota product that we normally get in a can is now available in a bite-sized, snack form.
Investigators Say Cause Of Fire That Killed 3 UndeterminedMinneapolis investigators say the cause of a fire that killed three young children has not been determined.
Report: Amazon Sends Plans To Mpls. Concerning Food Delivery ServiceAnother big name is planning on jumping into the Twin Cities grocery market. The Minneapolis St. Paul Business Journal reports Amazon has sent plans to Minneapolis city officials outlining their plans to start a food delivery service.
Best Vegetarian Hot Dogs In MinnesotaThe meat-free hot dog scene is expanding, especially in the Twin Cities. Check out our list of local favorites for vegetarian hot dog seekers.
Lynx Looking For Team Effort To Bounce Back In Game 2It is the game that can turn the series in either direction for either team. The Minnesota Lynx host the Indiana Fever in Game 2 of the WNBA Finals Tuesday night at Target Center. So how do you bounce back from a disappointing game one?
Kill Stays Mum On Gophers QuarterbackMinnesota Gophers coach Jerry Kill opened uncertainty at quarterback when he pulled junior Mitch Leidner in the second half of last week's 27-0 loss at Northwestern. As Minnesota (3-2, 0-1 Big Ten) prepares for an important game at Purdue on Saturday, Kill is keeping his decision on his starter private.
Victim Of Northeast Minneapolis Fatal Stabbing ID'dThe victim of a fatal stabbing last Thursday night has been identified by the Hennepin County Medical Examiner's Office. Flowera Jene Ransom, 53, was found stabbed in the neck by Minneapolis police in an apartment building on the 2500 block of Central Avenue Northeast. She was pronounced dead at the scene.