Tim Nelson Feature Archive

One person is in custody in connection with the Aug. 29 armed robbery of a craft brewer operation at the Minnesota State Fair, fair officials said Wednesday. (09/17/2014)
MPR Morning Edition host Cathy Wurzer spoke with reporter Tim Nelson about the latest turn in the case. (09/17/2014)
Companies and charitable groups with ties to the Minnesota Vikings and running back Adrian Peterson continue to rethink those relationships given Peterson's indictment on child abuse. (09/16/2014)
The Minnesota Vikings kick off their regular season home opener Sunday against the New England Patriots. Team officials say fans can park at the Minnesota State Fair. Light-rail riders should plan ahead. (09/12/2014)
The Highway 52 Lafayette Bridge east of downtown will shut down Saturday for road work. (09/12/2014)
The man who police suspect of shooting and killing his former business partner was taken into custody without incident. (09/12/2014)
The incident happened between the Little Earth neighborhood and Hiawatha Avenue, police say. (09/11/2014)
Authorities are offering $40,000 for information leading to the apprehension and conviction of Lyle "Ty" Hoffman, the suspect in the murder of Kelly Phillips at an Arden Hills gas station. (09/10/2014)
Work on the bridge likely loosened the 5 pound chunk. MnDOT says it will shore up the bridge and that the structural integrity of the bridge is not affected. (09/10/2014)
Officials hope a plan to upgrade Dorothy Day Center will solve a growing homeless problem in downtown St. Paul, but there's little hope the current woes will improve quickly. (09/09/2014)
Motorists traveling Interstate 494 between the Mall of America and the Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport will run into a major detour this weekend. (09/05/2014)
Storm clusters will also take aim at Minnesota's Arrowhead and northern Wisconsin Thursday afternoon. (09/04/2014)
Shana Buchanan, 42, was hit when crossing the tracks near the Westgate Station in Minneapolis. Metro Transit Police and the Hennepin County Medical Examiner's office are investigating the death. (09/02/2014)
No one was injured in the crash, although it wasn't clear how the turkeys fared. (09/02/2014)
On addition, Saturday, Aug. 30, was the best-attended single day of all time. (09/02/2014)