Downtown Mpls. May Soon Boast Rooftop Golf Facility Year-round golf with a skyline view? It might sound too good to be true, but the project took a big step toward reality on Tuesday. The Minneapolis City Council approved a measure to lease the air space that sits above a parking ramp.
Mpls. City Council Committee Moves Forward With Downtown East Project The proposed Minneapolis downtown east project -- which would transform five city blocks of mostly surface parking lots into office space, housing, retail, and a city park -- is closer to being approved.
Vikings, Wells Fargo Agree On Signage IssueThe Minnesota Vikings and Wells Fargo have reached a preliminary agreement to resolve a conflict surrounding a development near the team's new stadium. Vikings vice president of stadium development Lester Bagley says the agreement was reached on Saturday night. It establishes parameters for roof signage on a new Wells Fargo tower close to the new Vikings stadium in downtown Minneapolis. The Vikings were concerned that the proposed signing violated city ordinances and would deter other companies from pursuing naming rights deals for the new stadium.
Partial Building Collapse In MinneapolisAuthorities are on the scene of a partial building collapse in Minneapolis. The Minneapolis Police Department reports that part of the building at 616 5th St. N. collapsed around 10:49 a.m. Thursday.
Former Downtown Neiman Marcus Space SoldIt's been sitting empty since last winter. But now, the former Neiman Marcus building in downtown Minneapolis is off the market. The state's largest gas utility, CenterPoint Energy, has inked a deal to purchased the property, according to Twin Cities Business.
What Will The Vikings Stadium Bring To Downtown?People are already talking about the economic impact of the new Vikings stadium, as a $400 million development is in the works to tie the east end of downtown in with the new stadium. The project will include two office towers big enough for 6,000 workers.
Chief Harteau Walks Downtown Beat Today
Who Will Clean Up The Massive St. Paul Log Jam?If your Fourth of July plans have you on the Mississippi River, there is one area where boats can't travel. A log jam near Raspberry Island in downtown St. Paul, has doubled in size since last Friday.
Luxury Apts Popping Up, And Filling Up, TooNo raking the leaves, no condo association fees and no mortgage. They're all reasons that are pushing many people to rental housing in the Twin Cities as high-end apartments pop up all around the metro.
Warm Up Breathes Life Into Minnesotans, Outdoor DiningWith Friday's great weather, Minnesotans headed to the nearest outdoor eating spot.
2 Injured In Shooting Outside Downtown Mpls. BarAt least two people were injured in a shooting outside of a downtown Minneapolis bar.
Rochester Reacts To Mayo Clinic Expansion NewsA little more than 100,000 people live in Rochester – but how is the city reacting to the news of a possible influx of 30,000 new Mayo Clinic employees?
St. Cloud Police More Than Ready For Twin Cities Party BusesSt. Cloud police aren't interested in any parties "taking over" their city this Friday and Saturday night.
Water Main Break Closes Streets, Causes FloodingParts of downtown Duluth looked more like a river instead of city streets overnight.
Vikings Fans Pack Metrodome, Celebrate VictoryInside the Metrodome Sunday afternoon, the atmosphere was electric. There was, after all, a lot on the line for both the Vikings and the Packers. In fitting fashion, the intense game came down to the final seconds.