Peter Cox Feature Archive

The plan is to build 60 units of affordable housing — including seven apartments for people who have been homeless for a long time — at the former home of the Minnesota Milk Company on University Avenue. (11/21/2014)
The Minneapolis police chief has announced structural changes to the police department. She's adding a commander of operations and administration and a chief of staff. (11/20/2014)
The Anoka County Attorney's Office declined to issue charges against officers Jerad Dixon and Richard Webb in the shooting of Chaz Havenor. The officers were in imminent danger, officials say. (11/17/2014)
Over 100 protesters gathered before a speech by Hubbard at Augsburg College in Minneapolis Thursday evening, and several went inside the auditorium to question him directly. (11/13/2014)
The Metropolitan Council is encouraging new housing, walkways, bike paths and other projects through several grants. (11/13/2014)
A fire Tuesday in a unit of the Northern Tier Energy refinery in St. Paul Park led to an evacuation, but the company says the fire was put out quickly. (11/11/2014)
Slippery slopes, semis in the ditch and a grinding commute are all part of Minnesota's snowy landscape as the state grapples with the season's first major winter storm. Another wave of snow is expected Monday night into Tuesday morning. (11/10/2014)
The company's Modular Rejuvenate and ABG II Femoral Hip Implants were defective, said Ben Gordon, one of the lead attorneys for the plaintiffs. (11/04/2014)
Witnesses say the squad car had lights and siren on when it crossed the tracks. Police say they still are investigating the collision. (11/03/2014)
As Minneapolis police prepare to roll out a pilot body camera program, St. Paul city leaders say they may adopt the technology, too. (10/31/2014)
If all 122 proposed changes are funded, the plan would increase Metro Transit's annual bus operating budget 33 percent between 2015 and 2030. (10/29/2014)
The key ingredient to make concrete is in short supply because of slower rail and barge delivery, manufacturing delays and demand from major local projects. (10/28/2014)
The pipeline brings crude and tar sand oil from Alberta through North Dakota, cutting across Minnesota from the northwest corner of the state to Superior, Wisconsin. (10/28/2014)
Quanan Machacek was sentenced immediately to life in prison without parole, in the death of Cody Rasche. Also pleading guilty to murder, 17-year-old Joshua Ford. (10/21/2014)
Federal prosecutors allege that Aaron Quoc Khieu planned to use Boston Scientific trade secrets to manufacture and sell his own brand of catheters. (10/21/2014)