Tim Nelson Feature Archive

There were no injuries in what was only the second derailment since the Blue Line opened in 2004. (09/22/2014)
Major road hassles expected in the southwest suburbs as parts of Interstate 35W and Minnesota Highway 62 close. (09/19/2014)
The highway will close overnight at 36th Street starting at 11 p.m. as crews resurface a bridge. (09/18/2014)
MPR's Phil Picardi spoke with reporter Tim Nelson about the one-time MVP and his team. (09/18/2014)
One person is in custody in connection with the Aug. 29 armed robbery of a craft brewer operation at the Minnesota State Fair, fair officials said Wednesday. (09/17/2014)
MPR Morning Edition host Cathy Wurzer spoke with reporter Tim Nelson about the latest turn in the case. (09/17/2014)
Companies and charitable groups with ties to the Minnesota Vikings and running back Adrian Peterson continue to rethink those relationships given Peterson's indictment on child abuse. (09/16/2014)
The Minnesota Vikings kick off their regular season home opener Sunday against the New England Patriots. Team officials say fans can park at the Minnesota State Fair. Light-rail riders should plan ahead. (09/12/2014)
The Highway 52 Lafayette Bridge east of downtown will shut down Saturday for road work. (09/12/2014)
The man who police suspect of shooting and killing his former business partner was taken into custody without incident. (09/12/2014)
The incident happened between the Little Earth neighborhood and Hiawatha Avenue, police say. (09/11/2014)
Authorities are offering $40,000 for information leading to the apprehension and conviction of Lyle "Ty" Hoffman, the suspect in the murder of Kelly Phillips at an Arden Hills gas station. (09/10/2014)
Work on the bridge likely loosened the 5 pound chunk. MnDOT says it will shore up the bridge and that the structural integrity of the bridge is not affected. (09/10/2014)
Officials hope a plan to upgrade Dorothy Day Center will solve a growing homeless problem in downtown St. Paul, but there's little hope the current woes will improve quickly. (09/09/2014)
Motorists traveling Interstate 494 between the Mall of America and the Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport will run into a major detour this weekend. (09/05/2014)