With its expansion plans in tatters, the Minneapolis-based retail giant will close its 133 Canadian stores. Some 600 Twin Cities jobs are tied to Target's Canada operations.
Historic preservationists are feeling on the defense in the state as real estate pressures threaten some high-profile historic buildings.
Police said the shooting occurred when officers responded to a report that a man had threatened a woman via cell phone. The St. Paul NAACP called for an independent investigation.
The average price for a gallon of regular gas in Minnesota is $1.94 as of Tuesday. That's down almost 50 cents from just a month ago.
If confirmed, it would make him the first person to successfully make the 20,237-foot climb in January.
The city is shifting responsibility for doing the actual work of clearing the sidewalks from city public works employees to a private contractor.
A 27-year-old Sumatran orangutan named Markisa gave birth to the 3.45-pound female at the University of Minnesota's Veterinary Medical Center this week.
The Minnesota State Patrol warns that bridges, ramps and highway overpasses could be covered in black ice, and is urging motorists to drive cautiously and take their time.
Dog experts around the state offer advice on how to keep Emmy and Fido and Max happy and healthy during winter's roughest weather.
Charities are stepping up efforts to help the homeless as bone-chilling cold grips Minnesota this week.
Icy conditions on Twin Cities roads stalled traffic and caused more than 150 accidents on Tuesday morning.
Representatives of Butterfield Foods Co. deny the allegations and say the company complies with all laws and industry standards.
The group is asking supporters to urge the city's attorney not to press charges against Mall of America protesters.
The Minnesota State Patrol said Shawn Murphy, 34, of Graceville, Minnesota, who at the wheel of the Cadillac Deville, died in the crash.
Law enforcement agencies from across the state arrested 174 drivers for DWIs between Wednesday and early Thursday, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.