Because summer won’t let up, 31 Minneapolis wading pools won’t close until Sunday, Sept. 8. About 30 wading pools located on or adjacent to Minneapolis Public School property closed on Aug. 26, on the first day of school. Beaches remain open from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily. Swim docks at Nokomis, Calhoun and Harriet lakes have been removed.
Even the recent cool temps can’t stop St. Paul pools from opening with summer hours on June 8. Como Regional Park Pool, Highland Park Aquatic Center, Phalen Park Beach and Great River Water park will stay open seven days a week beginning Saturday.
The ice castles out at the Mall of America has been so popular, it’s staying open a bit longer.
More than 150 flights have been canceled so far Sunday at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport.
More than four months after historic flood severely damaged highway access to Jay Cooke State Park, it will reopen to the public at 8 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 22, says the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.
It may only be early October, but the weather certainly has a few of us thinking it’s winter.
Those who frequent Terminal 2 at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport will soon have another dining option — finally.
The Minnesota Zoo opens a new exhibit Friday featuring endangered Asian wild dogs.
Our first blast of winter may have caused some problems on the roads. But it was certainly welcome by people who love to play in the snow.
The Metrodome will be back in business this weekend and the Metropolitan Sports Facilities Commission is hosting an open house to celebrate.
All Minneapolis public schools except one will be open Tuesday in the aftermath of a deadly tornado.
School is back in session in St. Louis Park Wednesday.