Tim Nelson Feature Archive

Those who don't want to drive can take a free ride on public transit -- all Metro Transit rides will be free from 6 p.m. to 3 a.m. (03/17/2015)
MLS Commissioner Don Garber confirmed that the league is discussing awarding a franchise to former United Health CEO Bill McGuire, who owns the minor league Minnesota United team. (03/16/2015)
Tuesday's celebration marks the first year there will be free light rail service to St. Paul, where some of Minnesota's biggest St. Patrick's Day celebrations happen every year. (03/16/2015)
Chanhassen-based Life Time valued the deal at more than $4 billion. (03/16/2015)
The State Patrol said that Kyle Day, 28, was hit on northbound I-94 shortly after 3 a.m. by an SUV. (03/13/2015)
However, newly released statistics also show an increase in motor vehicle thefts and commercial burglaries. (03/12/2015)
The retail giant announced 1,700 layoffs, mostly from its Minneapolis headquarters. It also permanently closed 1,400 open positions. (03/10/2015)
Catholic Charities' Higher Ground shelter and Simpson Housing Services will stay open an extra three hours. (03/06/2015)
The sheriff's office says it may be the first instance of someone saved by a Narcan dose administered by police in Minnesota. (03/06/2015)
Since 2010, Minnesota has cut the number of homeless veterans nearly in half to about 320. Veterans Affairs officials want people to call if they know a vet who needs help. (03/06/2015)
Myles Shaver, a professor at the University of Minnesota's Carlson School of Management, said the state's concentration of business talent is key to its number of Fortune 500 companies. (03/05/2015)
The St. Paul Saints moved into their new $63 million ballpark on Thursday with a few things left to do before opening day. Baseball, though, is only 11 weeks away. (03/05/2015)
The Twin Cities-based travel and hospitality giant said it will refocus management on its core businesses after Trudy Rautio leaves on May 1. (03/05/2015)
Minneapolis fire officials are letting people return to two University of Minnesota buildings after concerns of a chemical odor prompted a morning evacuation. (03/05/2015)
The luxury lodging will include an indoor connection to the airport, hotel entrepreneur Jim Graves said Monday. The full airport commission is expected to approve the deal March 17. (03/02/2015)