Tim Nelson Feature Archive

Construction starts in April on a 10 lane checkpoint in the main terminal. Officials hope to cut the average wait time to about 12 minutes. (12/17/2014)
An apparent killing at a Maple Grove rest area early Wednesday led to a police chase that ended with officers killing the suspect. (12/17/2014)
Many Minnesotans are waking up to winter this morning after snowfall blanketed parts of the state. (12/16/2014)
Skye is the 18th baby giraffe born at the St. Paul zoo and the fourth giraffe at the zoo now. She's unlikely to stay in town, though. (12/15/2014)
Central Avenue, designated as Highway 65 coming out of downtown Minneapolis, has been closed between 18th and 14th avenues since early spring. (12/15/2014)
Crews will be removing and replacing bridge beams on the Highway 52 Lafayette Bridge, just east of downtown St. Paul. (12/12/2014)
Light invisible to the human eye may be the key to making the new Vikings stadium safer for birds. (12/12/2014)
Hunters killed nearly two dozen more animals in northwest Minnesota than the state target. In northeastern Minnesota, hunters have already killed six more than the target. (12/11/2014)
Two state lawmakers hope 3M may be able to engineer a way to keep birds from smashing against the glass on a new Vikings stadium. 3M says that's only a theory. (12/10/2014)
Traffic has returned to normal at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport after an afternoon rally at the main terminal where airport workers called for a $15 an hour minimum wage. (12/05/2014)
Westbound Interstate 94 between Highway 61 and Interstate 35E will close tonight through early Monday so crews can work on the Highway 52 Lafayette Bridge project. (12/05/2014)
Owners of the Amsterdam Bar will expand food offerings and invest $200,000 to upgrade the space, which will be known as Como Dockside. (12/04/2014)
Minnesota's NFL franchise is competing against a group led by former UnitedHealth CEO William McGuire to bring a Major League Soccer team to Minneapolis. (12/03/2014)
League officials will be meeting this weekend to talk about the future of top level U.S. soccer. The Minnesota Vikings and Minnesota United are interested in owning a team. (12/02/2014)
MnDOT will close lanes and shoulders in both directions on the interstate between Highway 280 and Dale Street starting Wednesday. (12/02/2014)