St. Thomas Student Suffers Brain Injury In Weekend Bike Crash A St. Paul college student suffered a brain injury over the weekend after his bike collided with a car.
Guy On A Bike: Biking To The Great Minnesota Get-TogetherOnce again this year, thousands of Minnesota State Fair-goers are expected to use pedal power to get to the fairgrounds.
Traveling Bicycle Tour Rolls Into Loring ParkA traveling bicycle show on a nationwide tour rolled into Loring Park today. It's called the "Tour de Fat," named for the Belgium Brewing's flagship beer Fat Tire.
UMPD Arrest Thief Again, This Time With Bait BikeUniversity of Minnesota Police nabbed a bike thief with the help of a GPS-enabled bait bicycle, and it was not the first time they arrested the man. The theft happened last Thursday near Como Avenue Southeast and 27th Avenue Southeast. Footage shows the thief approach the bike, look around and then quickly cut the lock.
Authorities: Cyclist Killed In Mankato CrashA 46-year-old Mankato man is dead after colliding with a vehicle while riding his bike Wednesday morning, according to Mankato officials.
Brookview Introduces Bike-Friendly GolfingThe Twin Cities is known as one of the most bike-friendly areas in the country. Cycling enthusiasts now have one more spot where they have the chance to ride around on two wheels -- a golf course.
Sheriff: Blown Tire Likely Culprit Of 'Gunshot' Heard Inside Stearns Co. LECThe Stearns County Sheriff's Office now knows what was likely behind the reported gunshot noise that briefly locked down the law enforcement center (LEC) and county jail – a blown bicycle tire.
Man Sentenced To 4 Years In Bicyclist's DeathA 50-year-old man will serve 4 years in prison for drunkenly striking and killing a bicyclist with his van last February.
Guy On A Bike: Basics Of Bicycle CommutingAccording to the U.S. Census Bureau's 2013 American Community Survey (and my amateur calculations), nearly 860,000 people in the U.S. commute to work via bicycle. Of that, the report estimates there are 28,864 hearty Minnesotans who ride to their jobs.
S. Mpls. Sees An Increase In Thefts As Summer Gets In Full SwingAt the Hub Bike Co-op in South Minneapolis, lately customers are calling about their new bikes being stolen. "We end up talking to somebody replacing a bike that has been stolen almost every day," Hub Bike Co-op employee David Meyer said.
Cops: Man Threatened To Shoot Neighbor Teaching Daughter To Ride A BikeA 61-year-old Minnesota man in the south metro admitted last week to pointing a shotgun at his neighbor for how he was teaching his daughter to ride a bike.
13-Year-Old Bicyclist Hit By Car In Gaylord, Minn.A 13-year-old male is in serious condition after being hit by car while biking in Gaylord, Minn. Thursday evening. According to authorities, the male was biking southbound down 4th Street when he went through a stop sign at Lincoln Avenue.
Hundreds Ride For Bicyclist Killed By Alleged Drunk DriverOn the cold and snowy landscape of a wintry Saturday afternoon, bicyclists of all ages came to pay their respects. Marcus Nalls, 26, was one of them: a commuter on two wheels who used his bike to get around. Stefan Turner, a bicycle mechanic, had just worked on Nalls' bike, installing his rack and fenders. "Marcus was one of the … coolest guys we've had in our shop in a long time," Turner said.
'CCO Viewers Give Adaptive Bike To Girl With ParaplegiaWith some help from WCCO viewers, one little girl's life has been changed for the better. Seven-year-old Olivia Levoir from North Branch received a special hand pedal bike Saturday. She has paraplegia and cannot operate a typical bike. Her mother, Danyelle Levoir, said Olivia's condition has kept her from being a typical kid during the warmer months.
Minn. Boy With Cerebral Palsy Gets ‘Life-Changing’ Bike For Christmas Christmas came early for a 6-year-old boy with special needs. Noah Becks has cerebral palsy, and through the generosity of some local nonprofits he was given his first bicycle on Thursday.