Tim Nelson Feature Archive

The state's debate over minimum wages is about to shift to Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport, with implications for the rest of the Twin Cities. (04/21/2015)
Joseph Laframboise was found safe on St. Paul's West Side, police said. No other information was immediately available. (04/21/2015)
Even if airport commissioners approve an increase, it may take months for workers to see changes in pay. (04/20/2015)
Meet Mark Wickstrom, one of a handful of carvers climbing around outside the building, restoring the stone on the Capitol. It's in tough shape after more than 100 Minnesota winters. (04/20/2015)
Halfway through the construction of the new Vikings stadium, infighting is threatening the panel charged with building it. A routine meeting Friday turned heated. (04/17/2015)
Carver County Sheriff Jim Olson said the incident involved a sheriff's deputy from nearby McLeod County and an unruly patron at a Kwik Trip. (04/17/2015)
A day after Gov. Mark Dayton said the state should restore the umlauts to the city of Lindstrom's road signs, the dots are back. (04/16/2015)
After an argument, three men on the Minnesota side of the St. Croix River drove to confront Wisconsin anglers Tuesday. Peter Kelly, of St. Croix Falls, Wis. was fatally wounded. (04/15/2015)
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)