Best of the best in Twin Cities food scene honored at Charlie Awards

The best of the best of the Twin Cities’ blossoming food and drink scene were awarded by their peers this weekend. The fifth annual Charlie Awards were held Sunday at the Pantages Theater in...

November 16, 2015

Comcast to hire 400 people in Twin Cities to improve 'notorious' service

One of the nation’s biggest cable providers is hoping to improve its “customer experience,” and will hire hundreds of new workers in the Twin Cities to make that happen. Comcast...

November 16, 2015

Pork processor taking 'corrective measures' after release of slaughterhouse video

A Minnesota pork processing company says it is taking “significant corrective measures” after an undercover video was released by an animal rights group, which it says shows inhumane...

November 14, 2015

Mall of America steps up security, police do not, in wake of Paris tragedy

The Mall of America has told KARE 11 it is implementing “extra security precautions” following the terrorist attacks in Paris, but local police are satisfied with their existing...

November 14, 2015

Emotional tributes for 'iconic' Twin Cities ad man who dies at 70

Tributes are being paid to a legendary Twin Cities ad man Pat Fallon who passed away on Friday. He was 70. The Fallon Agency confirmed on its website that its co-founder had died, with its homepage...

November 14, 2015

Report: Wolves owner Glen Taylor in talks to sell 20 percent of team

Glen Taylor is reportedly in “serious negotiations” to sell 20 percent of the Timberwolves, Yahoo’s Adrian Wojnarowski says. The proposed buyers are a group headlined by Memphis...

November 13, 2015

Death of a legend: Target visionary, arts benefactor Bruce Dayton dies at 97

Bruce Dayton, a co-founder of Target and father of Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton, has died at the age of 97. Gov. Dayton announced in a statement that his father died on Friday morning. According...

November 13, 2015

Dayton wants special session to extend benefits for unemployed mine workers

Gov. Mark Dayton wants to bring state lawmakers to St. Paul to extend unemployment benefits for Iron Range workers laid off because of the slump in the steel industry. In a letter to DFL Senate...

November 12, 2015

Give to the Max Day raises more than $17 million

By 11:00 Thursday night, Minnesotans had donated more than $17.5 million to charities and nonprofits for Give to the Max Day, according to GiveMN’s website. The seventh annual daylong giving...

November 12, 2015

Data reveals how much property taxes will rise in MN communities next year

Homeowners across Minnesota can expect to see significant property tax increases next year, according to early figures compiled by the Department of Revenue. The department released its preliminary...

November 12, 2015

Fight For 15

The First Hurdle For Sick Leave Policy In Minneapolis: Agreeing On Who Should Study It

The city council wants a "partnership group" of 15 residents to study paid sick leave. Now comes the hard part: deciding who should serve on the panel.

November 12, 2015

TSA hires four-legged agent to sniff out explosives, cut waiting times at MSP

More than 25 million passengers will be flying somewhere over the Thanksgiving holiday, and a new security measure will be in place in time for one of the busiest periods of the year for...

November 12, 2015

MPR gets $10 million donation – one of the largest ever gifts to a public radio station

An anonymous donor has given American Public Media – the parent company of Minnesota Public Radio – a $10 million donation. It’s one of the single largest gifts to any public radio station in...

November 12, 2015

Macy's on Nicollet Mall appears safe as company plans redevelopment

The Macy’s building in downtown Minneapolis has housed a department store for more than 100 years. Despite recent worries that those days might be numbered, the company has sent some very...

November 11, 2015


Mystery Science Theater 3000 Achieves Crowdfunding Comeback

The cult show, which got its start on an independent station in the Twin Cities, raised more than $1 million in its first day of fundraising.

November 11, 2015


Contractor Indicted For Using Phony Documents To Win Gov’t Contracts

The RSI Associates contractor allegedly used the money gained from construction contracts to buy jet skis, snowmobiles, luxury cars and gold coins.

November 11, 2015

Duluth's new pop-up shops include an 'escape room' and hockey store

Downtown Duluth will have six new stores this holiday season, including boutiques, a hockey-themed store, a photography shop and an “escape room.” The Greater Downtown Council’s pop-up...

November 11, 2015

After Wisconsin derailments, Mpls council members want oil train safety improved

After a pair of train derailments spilled ethanol and crude oil in Wisconsin over the weekend, a trio of city council members in Minneapolis put out a call for rail safety improvements. The...

November 10, 2015

Minnesota is 4th most expensive housing market in US, report says

A new survey out from one of the nation’s largest real estate companies says Minnesota’s home prices are among the highest in the nation. Coldwell Banker’s annual Home Listing...

November 10, 2015

After 4 years, work on $130M Lafayette Bridge is finally over in St. Paul

It’s taken four years, but work on the new Lafayette Bridge in St. Paul is finally finished. Minnesota transportation officials and dignitaries marked the end of the $130 million project on...

November 10, 2015

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