The Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority says it is hiring an attorney to examine the details of the $1 billion stadium deal the state is about to sign with the Vikings.
Another month, another slide for electronic pulltabs. That billion dollar-plus vision the state had back in 2012 seems to be slipping away altogether this summer.
The Hennepin County Sheriff's Office said a Pontiac Sunfire drove off of West River Parkway, crashed through a security fence near the Stone Arch Bridge and went into the Mississippi River below.
A variety of road, bridge and other construction projects will slow traffic on Minnesota roads this week, state Department of Transportation officials warned today.
Gov. Mark Dayton visited Rochester Friday afternoon to officially launch the Mayo Clinic's Destination Medical Center, which he says is one of the biggest economic development efforts in state history.
There will be another round of major road detours in the Twin Cities this weekend. They'll start affecting traffic on several freeways tonight.
The tantalizing news that Major League Soccer is going to grow by 20 percent in the next eight years has some observers, like Fox Sports North, speculating about a futbol team in the new Vikings stadium.
The Vikings will kick off their 2013 season against the Houston Texans at 7 o'clock tonight. The NFL is also kicking off a new security regime and the Vikings will be banning a wide variety of items fans are used to carrying in to their seats. That includes women's purses bigger than an open hand.
The Vikings have just issued a statement in response to Gov. Mark Dayton's "deep concern" about their legal troubles in New Jersey.
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton is urging further scrutiny into the stadium deal following the news that Mark and Zygi Wilf have lost a big real estate court case in New Jersey.
A witness said the bull charged a Dakota County sheriff's deputy who had chased the animal after it escaped. The witness said the officer fired two shots at the beast before it ran him over.
Builders of the new Saints stadium in St. Paul's Lowertown neighborhood say they want about a third of the 500 construction jobs to go to minorities and women.
Western and northern parts of the Twin Cities metro bore the brunt of power failures Tuesday night after heavy thunderstorms moved through the central part of Minnesota, knocking down trees.
Painters are applying the field markings and logos on the turf in the Metrodome for the last time this week, ahead of what will be the last season for the Vikings in the stadium.
A small business jet overshot the runway just before 10 a.m. Monday morning at Flying Cloud airport in Eden Prairie.