Tim Nelson Feature Archive

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)
A St. Paul Police officer followed in a marked squad and saw a passenger get out of the car and flee on foot. A St. Paul sergeant has told investigators that he believed the suspect was carrying a handgun, and the officer fired multiple times. (11/17/2013)
The new span over the Mississippi River at Hastings is opening this weekend. (11/16/2013)
The staff at the Heritage Preservation Commission in Minneapolis has signed off on the demolition of the Star Tribune building to make way for a Downtown East park planned near the new Vikings stadium. (11/15/2013)
With its Teflon-coated fiberglass ceiling, the Metrodome opened in 1982 and has since lived up to its nickname as Minnesota's "rec room." With just 45 days left before retiring the stadium, the tenants are getting ready to move out and taking some mementos of the place's history with them. (11/15/2013)
The team is wrapping up the final details on its new stadium, and presumably a naming rights deal, since the team hasn't named a headline sponsor yet. (11/14/2013)
Ramsey County Commissioner Jim McDonough, who chairs the railroad authority, hopes Amtrak will be back at the station in the first few months of 2014. (11/13/2013)
As the Vikings near the expected closing on their financing deal for a new stadium, the Pioneer Press's Charley Walters is reporting they booked a naming rights consultant. (11/11/2013)
The Minnesota Twins announced today that all-star catcher Joe Mauer will be moving to first base. (11/11/2013)
Opponents of the Washington Redskins name plan to march to the Metrodome to protest before tonight's game against the Minnesota Vikings. (11/07/2013)
Newly re-elected St. Paul mayor Chris Coleman hopes to make education and downtown redevelopment top priorities for his third term. (11/06/2013)
The first winter storm of the season has moved on through Minnesota, leaving a wide swath of the state covered in snow. The heaviest amount -- 10 inches -- fell in Pipestone. Here are the totals from around the state and the region. (11/06/2013)
A former Washington County sheriff's deputy has been convicted of stealing drugs from a prescription drop-off bin. (11/05/2013)
The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory effective at 4 p.m. for central Minnesota. (11/05/2013)