Tim Nelson Feature Archive

The Minnesota Wild is considering the former Macy's store in downtown St. Paul for a practice facility. The move would free the Xcel Energy Center for other uses on non-game days. (02/19/2015)
A company hired to ease traveler hassles at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport has been fired and airport officials are moving to fill the void as the spring vacation surge nears. (02/18/2015)
The Metropolitan Airports Commission swore in its first Somali-American member on Tuesday. Ibrahim Mohamed, an airport employee for 11 years, aims to focus on customer service. (02/17/2015)
A lawyer representing people locked up in the Minnesota Sex Offender Program pressed the state's human services chief Friday to explain why Minnesota's done little to change the system. (02/13/2015)
The outcome appears to hinge on how many teams the league is really considering and what direction commission Don Garber decides to take. (02/13/2015)
An Eagan mom whose 21-month-old son was nearly killed in a head-on collision warns against using a smart phone while driving. State officials urged drivers to heed her warnings. (02/09/2015)
The fire also spread to an adjacent house. (02/09/2015)
The National Weather Service wants you, especially if you live in western Minnesota. (02/09/2015)
Minnesota needs to work harder to keep kids out of jail, particularly kids of color, a group of faith leaders said Thursday at the Capitol. (02/05/2015)
Brian Fitch was sentenced Wednesday to life in prison for murdering Mendota Heights Police Officer Scott Patrick. (02/04/2015)
Hennepin County authorities are searching for a suspect connected to a shootout with police Tuesday. The incident triggered a manhunt that led to searches of a St. Louis Park Byerly's and an Edina neighborhood. (02/03/2015)
A bipartisan bill introduced at the Capitol would bar Minnesota police agencies from investigating their own officers involved in duty-related deaths. (02/03/2015)
Minnesota gets its chance to shine again in 2018, when the Super Bowl heads to Minneapolis. (01/30/2015)
Raymond Kmetz, 68, the man killed after opening fire at New Hope City Hall Monday night and wounding two officers, had a long history of confronting government and the law. (01/27/2015)
Bailey Garcia, 19, of Pine Springs faces a single count of second degree murder in connection with the shooting death of art teacher and bar owner David Frigaard. (01/27/2015)