Amtrak Announces Interest In Minnesota-Wisconsin Rail LineAmtrak has expressed interest in building an up to $600 million passenger rail line between Minneapolis and the twin port cities of Duluth, Minnesota, and Superior, Wisconsin.
Why Was The Twin Cities Under An Air Quality Alert For So Long?An air quality alert has expired in the Twin Cities. The stubborn air mass wouldn't budge for three days. But why have we seen such dirty air lately?
Two Minnesotas: Stats Show Disparity Between Black And White Residents A new survey finds Minneapolis and St. Paul among the worst places for black Americans to call home. Experts say one reason is that Minnesota has one of the highest attrition rates for black professionals. Many who come here for work leave within two years -- which is seen in the troubling statistic comparing median income. A typical black household in the Twin Cities has an income of $31,635 a year. That is just 40 percent of the average earnings at a white household.
Snowfall, Icy Conditions Make For Long CommuteMinnesota State Patrol reported there were 115 crashes statewide, 85 alone in the metro.
'Time Is Up': Twin Cities Communities Respond To Bloody WeekendFive people were killed over a span of three days. Four people were killed in Minneapolis, and one in St. Paul.
Gun Violence Makes For Deadly Weekend In Twin CitiesFour people died in Minneapolis, one in St. Paul -- all from gun violence. Several more people were shot in those cases but survived.
Twin Cities Rivalry Divides OpinionsThe battle between the Twin Cities is nothing new. St. Paul is the capital. Minneapolis is the biggest. But which one is superior?
New Survery: Minnesotans Aren't The Best DriversA new survey from Allstate Insurance shows that when it comes to driving, Minnesotans do not rank well.
BCA: Missing Indiana Girls Dropped Off At St. Paul Police StationTwo 6-year-old Indiana girls who had been reported missing are safe after being dropped off at a St. Paul police station.
Dockless Scooters, Bikes Pose Problems For People With Mobility IssuesDockless scooters might be the latest trend for downtown transportation, but for those who struggle with mobility there are worries new wheels could stop them in their tracks.
Why Didn't Minneapolis, St. Paul Ever Become One City?St. Paul become a city in 1854. For Minneapolis, it was 1867. More than 150 years, later the Twin Cities are two distinct places.