Tim Nelson Feature Archive

A crew of a dozen construction workers walked into the Metrodome this morning before dawn, the first workers on the first day of work on what will be the new Vikings stadium in downtown Minneapolis. (11/26/2013)
Gov. Mark Dayton is defending plans to order structural steel for the new Vikings stadium from Luxembourg. (11/25/2013)
The owners of Block E say they have a letter of intent to host a "world class training facility" for the Minnesota Timberwolves and Minnesota Lynx teams at the mixed-use retail development space considered by many to be an eyesore. (11/25/2013)
St. Paul police have found the car they suspect was driven in a Sunday morning hit-and-run accident that critically injured two people. (11/25/2013)
Minneapolis police say the shooting was reported just after 1:30 a.m. after someone outside fired into the La Que Buena restaurant on East Lake Street, near Bloomington Avenue. (11/25/2013)
The Minnesota Vikings owners say they will increase their contribution to the new stadium by tens of millions of dollars above and beyond the $477 million they originally pledged to the project to $516 million. (11/22/2013)
Two children died and three others remain in the hospital after emergency crews pulled them from the submerged 1998 Pontiac Grand Am following the crash at highways 100 and 7. (11/22/2013)
The two dead, a 5-year-old girl and a 7-year-old boy were among five children in a car that plunged into a stormwater pond Thursday morning. (11/22/2013)
The Pioneer Press will stop printing its 164-year-old newspaper and pay the rival Star Tribune print the paper instead. (11/20/2013)
Three former college football players have filed a federal lawsuit in Minnesota alleging that NCAA did not inform former players about the risks of concussions inherent in the sport. (11/20/2013)
The family of a Minneapolis man who crashed his plane in the mountains of Wyomingt with three of his sons on board in 2010 has reached a legal settlement with air traffic controllers. (11/19/2013)
Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority chairwoman Michele Kelm-Helgen said that she and her agency will officially break ground on the new Vikings stadium two weeks from today. (11/19/2013)
The family of a Minneapolis man facing assault charges after being shot by police is questioning the circumstances of the weekend shooting. (11/19/2013)
The city of Woodbury is still working to restore water to all its customers, after an equipment failure that started Saturday night. At least 50 residences and about half a dozen businesses were without water at some point. (11/18/2013)
30-year-old Ted Hoffstrom of St. Anthony, was killed by police in front of the home of a prominent Twin Cities physician. (11/17/2013)