U Of M Building Reopened After Chemical SpillA building on the University of Minnesota campus that was closed due to a chemical spill has reopened. Just before 8 a.m. Friday, the University of Minnesota said a chemical spill at Smith Hall prompted the closure of the building.
All Public Schools In Menomonie Closed Due To Shooting ThreatAll public schools in Menomonie are closed because of a shooting threat. The written threat was left in a Menomonie High School bathroom days ago.
Prairie Seeds Academy In Crystal Closed Wednesday Prairie Seeds Academy in Crystal is closed Wednesday due to an overnight incident in New Hope, according to the Crystal Police Department.
First Avenue Remains Closed, Entire Ceiling To Be ReplacedIconic Minneapolis nightclub First Avenue remains closed more than a week after part of the ceiling collapsed. Five people were hurt when a 30-foot section of the ceiling fell on concert goers last Wednesday.
Upper St. Anthony Falls Lock Closing To Stop Invasive CarpThe Upper St. Anthony Falls Lock will run its final cycle Tuesday night, costing Minneapolis its place as the head of navigation on the Mississippi River. Congress last year ordered the lock closed to try to stop the northward spread of invasive Asian carp up the Mississippi.
Stretch Of I-94 In St. Paul To Close Over The WeekendMotorists are going to have to schedule in a few extra minutes if they're commuting between St. Paul and Minneapolis over the weekend.
Iconic U Of M Pizza Place Closes Its DoorsA pizza joint in Dinkytown that opened in 1959 has closed its doors. Campus Pizza closed on Friday. The owners haven't said why.
Spring Thaw Causes Highway 74 Near Beaver To CloseSeven miles of Highway 74 near Beaver in Winona County have been temporarily closed Wednesday, March 18, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation.
Washburn High School Open After Threat Deemed Not CredibleOfficials at Washburn High School in Minneapolis say classes will go on as usual Thursday after a threat was made and police determined it was not credible.
Southwest High School To Resume Class ThursdayClasses will resume Thursday at Southwest High School after the Minneapolis high school closed Wednesday due to a "credible threat."
School Closed In Forest Lake Due To Water Main BreakA water main break in Forest Lake has shut down Southwest Junior High Wednesday. There will be no school for students Wednesday as city officials say the school will be without water for nearly the entire day.
Nearly 1,500 Crashes & Spin-Outs During Snow Storm; 4 Squad Cars HitSeveral crashes on the Minnesota River bridge shut down parts of eastbound 494 Friday morning. Parts of 494 were beginning to be shut down at 1:30 a.m. Friday. Reports say one of the crashes included a shuttle bus and another involved a State Trooper.
Solera Restaurant In Downtown Mpls. ClosesSolera Restaurant and Event Center in Minneapolis has closed its doors. The restaurant announced it was closed Saturday afternoon.
Spirit Mountain Closed Sunday Due To Extreme TempsSpirit Mountain announced they will be closed Sunday due to the extreme temperatures expected. According to Spirit Mountain officials, the Duluth ski destination will be closed on Jan. 4 due to "incoming extremely low temperatures and intense chill factors."
US Regulators Close Small Minnesota BankRegulators have closed a small lender, the 18th bank failure in the U.S. this year after 24 closures in 2013. The Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. said Friday that it has taken over Northern Star Bank, based in Mankato, Minnesota.