Former Hennepin County Commissioner Mark Andrew is joining the race for mayor of Minneapolis.
The St. Paul police officer photographed last year in a culturally insensitive costume has apologized.
Minneapolis is working to fix a software glitch that disabled 138 digital parking meter pay stations in downtown on Tuesday.
The St. Paul Police Department launched an internal investigation Monday in response to an online photo purporting to show an officer from the department wearing a culturally insensitive costume.
The fundraising totals Minneapolis mayoral candidates report Thursday will be relatively small, compared to the amount of money it will cost to campaign in the increasingly crowded field.
St. Paul Mayor Chris Coleman says he'd like to see an upscale office building take the place of the downtown Macy's store that will close later this year.
The River's Edge music festival, which debuted last year on St. Paul's Harriet Island, is taking a hiatus.
The Taste of Minnesota festival may return to St. Paul this summer, three years after it was forced into bankruptcy.
Minneapolis is considering a new way of dealing with stray cats. City Council Member Cam Gordon will introduce an ordinance allowing the cats to be sterilized rather than euthanized.
Both Minneapolis and St. Paul are making big investments in their downtowns and hope to lure more residents to live there. But at the same time, the cities are taking steps to reduce the amount of parking available downtown. And that's alarmed some downtown residents.
Minneapolis is considering changes to its conflict of interest policy, after citizens raised concerns about the city's planning commission.
Starting Thursday, 200 skaters from around the world will hurl themselves down a steep, icy track starting at the Cathedral of St. Paul.
Preservationists hope Minneapolis will be forced to preserve Peavey Plaza, now that it's been listed in National Register of Historic Places.
The federal government has listed Peavey Plaza in Minneapolis on the National Register of Historic Places.
Minnesota is catching up with the rest of the country and experiencing a "beer boom." In just the last two years, the number of breweries in the state has nearly doubled, driving a proliferation of local beers.