Tim Nelson Feature Archive

Minnesota needs to work harder to keep kids out of jail, particularly kids of color, a group of faith leaders said Thursday at the Capitol. (02/05/2015)
Brian Fitch was sentenced Wednesday to life in prison for murdering Mendota Heights Police Officer Scott Patrick. (02/04/2015)
Hennepin County authorities are searching for a suspect connected to a shootout with police Tuesday. The incident triggered a manhunt that led to searches of a St. Louis Park Byerly's and an Edina neighborhood. (02/03/2015)
A bipartisan bill introduced at the Capitol would bar Minnesota police agencies from investigating their own officers involved in duty-related deaths. (02/03/2015)
Minnesota gets its chance to shine again in 2018, when the Super Bowl heads to Minneapolis. (01/30/2015)
Raymond Kmetz, 68, the man killed after opening fire at New Hope City Hall Monday night and wounding two officers, had a long history of confronting government and the law. (01/27/2015)
Bailey Garcia, 19, of Pine Springs faces a single count of second degree murder in connection with the shooting death of art teacher and bar owner David Frigaard. (01/27/2015)
At least 20 flights from Minneapolis to the East Coast were canceled before dawn Tuesday because of a snowstorm. (01/27/2015)
The National Weather Service predicts 2 to 3 feet of snow for a 250-mile stretch of the Northeast, including the New York and Boston areas. (01/26/2015)
Sunday marks the Feast of the Conversion of St. Paul, and the Cathedral is marking the occasion by opening of a year of celebration for one of Minnesota's most iconic buildings. (01/24/2015)
The baby orangutan was born by cesarean section on Jan. 7 and stayed briefly at the University of Minnesota Veterinary Medical Center's ICU. (01/23/2015)
A woman called police to report a break-in. She said the intruder was fighting her boyfriend in the kitchen. (01/22/2015)
The three-day Crashed Ice stunt race draws huge crowds, publicity and dollars to St. Paul. It returns again Thursday. Try to stay upright. (01/21/2015)
Bird advocates have cited a much smaller figure -- around $1 million -- for the cost of "fritted" glass. (01/16/2015)
Police say a man was fatally shot after an encounter with officers in Bloomington. (01/16/2015)