Tim Nelson Feature Archive

Myles Shaver, a professor at the University of Minnesota's Carlson School of Management, said the state's concentration of business talent is key to its number of Fortune 500 companies. (03/05/2015)
The St. Paul Saints moved into their new $63 million ballpark on Thursday with a few things left to do before opening day. Baseball, though, is only 11 weeks away. (03/05/2015)
The Twin Cities-based travel and hospitality giant said it will refocus management on its core businesses after Trudy Rautio leaves on May 1. (03/05/2015)
Minneapolis fire officials are letting people return to two University of Minnesota buildings after concerns of a chemical odor prompted a morning evacuation. (03/05/2015)
The luxury lodging will include an indoor connection to the airport, hotel entrepreneur Jim Graves said Monday. The full airport commission is expected to approve the deal March 17. (03/02/2015)
Despite slippery conditions and a new fee, 11,200 people took in Wisconsin's Lake Superior ice caves over the weekend. The weather is likely to shut the caves by March 17. (03/02/2015)
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is teaching people to hunt wild turkeys in an effort to stem waning interest in hunting and bolster public support for wild land and conservation. (02/27/2015)
Minnesota's ice dam removers are being greeted in Boston 'like Santa Claus.' (02/26/2015)
Four deputies laid on the ice in a human chain to rescue a man after his truck went through the ice Wednesday night. (02/26/2015)
Demand is high. Terri Smith, the Metropolitan Council's housing and redevelopment authority program manager, expects as many as 60,000 people to apply. (02/24/2015)
In a video interview, Officer Jordan Davis says he's grateful for the response to his shooting, from the moment it happened to the days that followed. (02/24/2015)
A Minneapolis police officer is in satisfactory condition after being shot early Saturday morning. (02/21/2015)
Minnesota's United Food and Commercial Workers chapter says it's organized workers at one of the state's two medical cannabis production facilities. The jobs pay pretty well. (02/20/2015)
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)