Tim Nelson Feature Archive

Women veterans can now purchase license plates in Minnesota honoring their service. (01/02/2015)
Young drivers will now need to spend at least 50 hours driving with parents and other adults -- at least 15 hours of which must be at night. (01/01/2015)
The Wildlife Rehabilitation Center of Minnesota treated more than 9,000 animals, birds and other creatures in 2014. (12/31/2014)
A dip in Twin Cities rental vacancies and statewide eviction filings have caused a rise in rental rates. (12/30/2014)
Metro Transit says trains are running again on the Green Line in Minneapolis after a brief power outage Monday morning. (12/29/2014)
Police haven't identified the woman yet, but say a former boyfriend is a person of interest in the attack. (12/29/2014)
Libraries are starting to see declines in print circulation as e-books grow. (12/28/2014)
The Minnesota Vikings have sold more than 30,000 seat licenses to fans for more than $80 million. The team aims to sell $100 million in seat licenses for construction costs. (12/22/2014)
The LED lights are expected to save money and energy, as well as provide better illumination for television broadcasts. (12/19/2014)
Minnesota health officials say two people died and two others became ill this fall after eating prepackaged caramel apples contaminated with the bacterium listeria. (12/19/2014)
Three years after pushing for a change in liquor laws to allow breweries to sell directly to the public, Surly is opening what owner Omar Ansari calls "a destination brewery." (12/19/2014)
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)