Tim Nelson Feature Archive

A Crystal man has admitted wounding a Minneapolis police officer who answered a burglary call in February. (04/15/2015)
Jones led the Blue Devils to the NCAA men's basketball championship last week. He's projected to be a first-round NBA pick. (04/15/2015)
A three-alarm blaze Wednesday morning torched a block of homes and businesses on West Broadway Avenue in Minneapolis, forcing at least a dozen evacuations. (04/15/2015)
Prosecutors charged Pierre Collins with second-degree murder in Barway's death. They suspect the motive was a potential payout from a life insurance policy. (04/14/2015)
More than 300 Minnesota police agencies are on the lookout this week for distracted drivers. Officials say distracted driving is not worth the cost. (04/13/2015)
The Monday morning blaze forced some 911 dispatchers away from their posts and set off sprinklers in a police department evidence storage area. (04/13/2015)
Big construction projects are getting underway this weekend that will close some parts of major freeways in the Twin Cities. (04/10/2015)
Minnesota United's MLS franchise is contingent on building a new outdoor stadium. (04/10/2015)
Prosecutors say Andrew Scott Hasty sent sexually suggestive texts to the teen he met through a local theater group. The Shakopee school district says Hasty has been put on leave. (04/09/2015)
The tougher regulations are needed to keep the walleye harvest at a safe level, state officials said Wednesday. Walleye numbers in Mille Lacs are at a 40-year low. (04/08/2015)
Police said she was wearing a helmet but that it apparently wasn't enough to protect her. (04/08/2015)
A consultant looked at salaries and found what appeared to be a case of gender inequity. (03/27/2015)
The stadium now has a projected cost of $1.061 billion, up from an initial $975 million estimate. (03/26/2015)
Minnesotans may be cheering the news now that outdoor soccer is coming to Minneapolis. But will they do the same in November? Backers say yes. (03/26/2015)
The first Little Free Library went up in 2010 on a Hudson, Wis., street. What began with the remnants of a discarded garage door has become a worldwide phenomenon. (03/26/2015)