Third Avenue Bridge In Downtown Minneapolis To Close On Monday For Two YearsIt's the last weekend for drivers to use the Third Avenue Bridge in Minneapolis for quite some time.
Minneapolis' Pillsbury Flour Sign To Be Relit MondayPart of history is going to be turned back on Monday in downtown Minneapolis. The newly restored "Pillsbury's Best Flour" sign will be illuminated for the first time in five years.
Minneapolis Aquatennial Goes Out With Quite A BangOne of the biggest celebrations is going out with a bang. The Minneapolis Aquatennial highlights everything we love about Minnesota summers: the sunshine, the lakes and being outside. The festival closed late Saturday with one of the largest fireworks displays in the country. The Target Fireworks show is annual tradition, lighting up the late July sky above the Mississippi. Doug Taylor is president of Zambelli Fireworks Internationale.
Mpls. Bridge To Be Named For Former Mayor Sayles BeltonMinneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak announced a plan to rename the Third Avenue Bridge over Interstate 94 after former city mayor Sharon Sayles Belton.