Tim Nelson Feature Archive

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)
The franchise was awarded to investors led by Bill McGuire, who owns a minor league soccer team. (03/25/2015)
U.S. Attorney Andy Luger said Thursday the indictment charges the five with conspiring to distribute synthetic cannabinoids. (03/20/2015)
Somali students walked out of St. Cloud Technical High School Wednesday after a posting on social media that showed a Somali student in a wheelchair, captioned with a reference to ISIS. (03/19/2015)
Minneapolis Public Schools officials say no injuries were reported. The cause of the fire is under investigation. (03/19/2015)
After decades of debate, years of planning and two construction seasons, the new bridge planned near Stillwater is about to start crossing the St. Croix River. (03/17/2015)
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)