Minneapolis

Boston Celtics v Minnesota Timberwolves

Timberwolves Pekovic Has Surgery On Right Achilles

The Minnesota Timberwolves announced Wednesday that center Nikola Pekovic had successful surgery to repair his right Achilles. The surgery was done by Dr. Robert Anderson at Ortho Carolina in Charlotte, North Carolina. It was called a debridement and repair of his right Achilles.

04/08/2015

(credit: CBS)

Gophers Name Jenny Hansen Head Women’s Gymnastics Coach

Jenny Hansen has been promoted from interim coach to full-time head coach for the Minnesota women’s gymnastics team. Golden Gophers athletic director Norwood Teague made the announcement on Tuesday.

04/08/2015

(credit: Nate Geslin)

Local Music Tap: ‘Ghost Towns Of The West’ CD Release @ Cabooze

Despite geographical difficulties between bandmates, Minneapolis-based rockers, Ghost Towns Of The West, aren’t saying “farewell” just yet. In fact, they intend to play a memorable CD release show this Friday at the Cabooze. They’ll worry about the other stuff later.

04/08/2015

(credit: CBS)

Police: Suspect On The Run Following Double Homicide In North Mpls.

Minneapolis police say officers are trying to track down a suspect following a shooting that left two men dead Wednesday morning on the city’s north side.

04/08/2015

(credit: CBS)

Local Entrepreneurs, Artists Showcasing Minnesota-Made Products At HAMMS Event

This weekend at Schmidt Artist Lofts in St. Paul, nearly 50 entrepreneurs, small business owners and artisans will show off some of the highest quality “Minnesota Made” products at the Help a Minnesota Maker Succeed event.

04/08/2015

(credit: Metro Transit)

Report: Twin Cities Losing Over $1M On Free Metro Transit Riders

A new report claims the Twin Cities is losing over a million dollars every year due to “fare dodgers,” meaning people who don’t pay for a ride on the light rail.

04/08/2015

(credit: James Corner Field Operations)

Nicollet Mall Farmers Market Moving To Hennepin Avenue

The downtown Minneapolis farmers market that has been on Nicollet Mall for nearly three decades is moving summer 2015.

04/08/2015

(credit: Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Learning Curve Awaits Tyus Jones If, When He Goes Pro

Right now it’s hard to envision a scenario if Tyus Jones turns professional that he would end up with the Minnesota Timberwolves. But wherever and whenever he makes the leap, there is a learning curve. As a couple lottery pick point guards can attest to.

04/07/2015

(credit: David Liam Kyle/NBAE via Getty Images)

Timberwolves Sign F Arinze Onuaku

The Minnesota Timberwolves announced Tuesday they’ve signed forward Arinze Onuaku for the rest of the regular season. The Timberwolves were granted a hardship exception by the NBA to fill a 16th roster spot due to having at least four players out with injuries.

04/07/2015

(credit: Lakes & Legends Brewing Company)

Local Tap Talk: Lakes & Legends Brewery Coming To Loring Park

Already seeking a new brew to excite your taste buds? Good news, you won’t have to wait too long! A new craft brewery, Lakes & Legends, announced it plans to open its doors in summer of 2015.

04/07/2015

(credit: CBS)

Minnesotan To Meet: Beez Kneez Founder Kristy Allen

After working on Bar Bell Bee Ranch, owned by her aunt and uncle, Kristy Allen decided to combine her two favorite things –bees and biking – to create her own business.

04/07/2015

(credit: CBS)

Charges: Man With Suspended License Leads Officers On Dangerous Chase

A Brooklyn Park man is in jail after a weekend police chase reached speeds of 150 miles per hour. Jorell Coppage, 27, faces one felony charge of feeling a peace officer in a motor vehicle. Coppage is accused of taking law enforcement on a nearly hour-long chase that lasted about 80 miles and wound through several metro area towns.

04/06/2015

(credit: Hennepin County)

Charges Filed In Fatal Shooting Near Downtown Mpls. Parking Ramp

A 27-year-old man has been charged with allegedly shooting a man five times near a downtown Minneapolis parking ramp late last month, according to the Hennepin County Attorney’s Office.

04/06/2015

(credit: Jupiter Images)

Minneapolis Ranks No. 1 On ‘America’s Top 10 Healthiest Cities’ List

Minneapolis may be the 14th largest city in the United States, but it ranks first in health, according to a recent report from Livability.com.

04/06/2015

(credit: CBS)

Minnesota’s Amanda Zahui B Declares For WNBA Draft

The University of Minnesota announced Monday that sophomore center Amanda Zahui B. will forego her final two seasons with the Gophers and declare the WNBA Draft.

04/06/2015

(credit: FBI via Getty Images)

4 Things To Know: Boston Bombing Trial, NCAA Final & More

Here’s a look at the four things you need to know for Monday, April 6.

04/06/2015

(credit: CBS)

Twin Cities Tour Of The Arts: Northern Clay Center

All week long, WCCO This Morning is taking a tour of the arts scene in the Twin Cities. On Monday, we feature Northern Clay Center in Minneapolis, which has two exhibits on display this month.

04/06/2015

(credit: CBS)

3 Adults, 5 Children Displaced In North Minneapolis House Fire

Authorities said there were no injuries but a north Minneapolis home was heavily damaged in a fire Sunday afternoon. The Minneapolis Fire Department received a report of a house fire at about 4:20 p.m. on the 1500 block of Morgan Avenue North.

04/05/2015

(credit: CBS)

Mike’s Mix: A Visit To Du Nord Craft Spirits

Opening a distillery is complicated, especially when you’re one of the first in the Minneapolis. The science of distilling, the art of the recipe, and less-than-helpful inspectors were some of the challenges that Du Nord Craft Spirits’ co-owner and head distiller Chris Montana faced early on.

04/04/2015

(credit: beaconpointecondos.com)

Best Hotels With A View Near Minnesota

Don’t settle for sixty-mile-an-hour car window scenery. Immerse yourself in the splendor of Minnesota’s natural wonders by lodging at any of these five exceptional guesthouses.

04/04/2015

(credit: CBS)

New Wolves, Lynx Practice Facility Nearing Completion

Construction is almost done on the new practice facility for the Timberwolves and Lynx. If you drive by, you’ll see scaffolding is still up across the street from Target Center at the building formally known as Block E.

04/03/2015

(credit: CBS)

Cell Video Shows Cop Allegedly Threatening To Break Teen Suspect’s Leg

A smartphone appears to have captured a Minneapolis police officer threatening a teenager. Seventeen-year-old Faysal Mohamed says the video — recorded on March 18 — shows an officer talking to his friend after they were pulled over.

04/03/2015

(credit: CBS)

NOC Rallies For Workers’ Rights At Mpls. City Hall

Dozens of metro-area community members are hoping their words will create change. The group, “Neighborhoods Organizing for Change,” rallied at Minneapolis City Hall Friday.

04/03/2015

(credit: Architectural Alliance/Target Center)

Mpls. City Council Approves Updated $129M Target Center Renovation

The Minneapolis City Council has approved an updated Target Center renovation – now estimated at $129 million – with an 11-2 vote Friday morning.

04/03/2015

(credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Gophers Coach Pitino: ‘I Am Very Happy At The U’

Amid much speculation that the University of Alabama was showing interest in him, Gopher men’s basketball coach Richard Pitino seems to be staying put. Pitino just finished his second season with the Gophers.

04/03/2015

more

previous