Tim Nelson Feature Archive

Libraries are starting to see declines in print circulation as e-books grow. (12/28/2014)
The Minnesota Vikings have sold more than 30,000 seat licenses to fans for more than $80 million. The team aims to sell $100 million in seat licenses for construction costs. (12/22/2014)
The LED lights are expected to save money and energy, as well as provide better illumination for television broadcasts. (12/19/2014)
Minnesota health officials say two people died and two others became ill this fall after eating prepackaged caramel apples contaminated with the bacterium listeria. (12/19/2014)
Three years after pushing for a change in liquor laws to allow breweries to sell directly to the public, Surly is opening what owner Omar Ansari calls "a destination brewery." (12/19/2014)
Construction starts in April on a 10 lane checkpoint in the main terminal. Officials hope to cut the average wait time to about 12 minutes. (12/17/2014)
An apparent killing at a Maple Grove rest area early Wednesday led to a police chase that ended with officers killing the suspect. (12/17/2014)
Many Minnesotans are waking up to winter this morning after snowfall blanketed parts of the state. (12/16/2014)
Skye is the 18th baby giraffe born at the St. Paul zoo and the fourth giraffe at the zoo now. She's unlikely to stay in town, though. (12/15/2014)
Central Avenue, designated as Highway 65 coming out of downtown Minneapolis, has been closed between 18th and 14th avenues since early spring. (12/15/2014)
Crews will be removing and replacing bridge beams on the Highway 52 Lafayette Bridge, just east of downtown St. Paul. (12/12/2014)
Light invisible to the human eye may be the key to making the new Vikings stadium safer for birds. (12/12/2014)
Hunters killed nearly two dozen more animals in northwest Minnesota than the state target. In northeastern Minnesota, hunters have already killed six more than the target. (12/11/2014)
Two state lawmakers hope 3M may be able to engineer a way to keep birds from smashing against the glass on a new Vikings stadium. 3M says that's only a theory. (12/10/2014)
Traffic has returned to normal at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport after an afternoon rally at the main terminal where airport workers called for a $15 an hour minimum wage. (12/05/2014)