Best Holiday Markets In MinnesotaRing in the holidays with fun, décor and gifts at these festive markets.
New Holidazzle's Debut Mostly Well ReceivedIf you take a stroll along Nicollet Mall in downtown Minneapolis, there's a feeling of Christmas in the air. The Minneapolis Holiday Market in Peavey Plaza has more than 30 huts, with local and international vendors selling everything from candles to candies, as well as brats and beer.
With The Parade No More, Holidazzle Village Readies For Its First YearSome of the hammering and construction noise in downtown Minneapolis lately has nothing to do with a new high-rise. It’s the creation of a new open air village to attract Minnesotans during the holiday season.
Pet Blog: Chill Out By Pettin’ A PuppyFor three hours on Thursday, that rat race that is downtown Minneapolis will be pleasantly interrupted by rescue dogs! DogSense Unleashed and Safe Hands Rescue will bring more than a dozen dogs to Peavey Plaza to demonstrate the therapeutic strength inherent in petting a pooch.
Metro Transit Bus Barrels Out Of Control In DT Mpls., Driver DiesA Metro Transit bus went out of control Friday morning, driving up on the sidewalk of a downtown Minneapolis block and causing major damage. The accident happened at about 10:10 a.m. between 10th Street and 11th Street on the Nicollet Mall.
Downtown Mpls’ Peavey Plaza Now Registered As Historic PlaceDowntown Minneapolis’ Peavey Plaza has been listed in the National Register of Historic Places, The Cultural Landscape Foundation (TCLF) announced Thursday.
Peavey Plaza Homeless Find Confusion At Hands Of Cops, ChurchFor months, Peavey Plaza housed members of the Occupy Movement. But it quickly became a place that business owners and police call "a problem." Police say the increasing poor conditions for people living at Peavey Plaza led to a 300 percent increase in arrests in that area.
Police: Peavey Plaza Temporarily Closed, Arrests Up 300%Peavey Plaza is being temporarily closed for cleaning and maintenance, according to the Minneapolis Police Department.
DPS Investigates Officer Allegedly Giving Pot To ProtestorsThe Minnesota Department of Public Safety is looking into allegations that a Hutchinson Police officer gave marijuana to protestors as part of a police program.
12 Occupy Protesters Arrested On Nicollet MallTwelve Occupy Minneapolis protesters were arrested on Nicollet Mall after a night of moving protests, according to police.
Protesters Leave Plaza After Police Cite Public Nuisance LawOccupy Minneapolis protesters left Peavey Plaza with tents and signs in hand after a brief, verbal confrontation with police Saturday night. But they came back.