A Delano-based playground equipment maker is involved in a voluntary product recall after more than a dozen children were injured using its slide called the Slalom Glider.
The Hennepin County attorney's office has charged a Dayton man in connection with a homicide at a downtown Minneapolis hotel.
For African Americans who fell out of the middle class during the recession, the recovery will be tough. The unemployment rate for African Americans in the Twin Cities metro area is more than three times that of whites. That's one of the largest unemployment disparities in the country.
Members of several black fraternities and sororities are at the Capitol Monday to draw attention to economic and educational disparities in the state.
Amy Senser's attorney filed a motion Friday in Hennepin County District Court asking the court to dismiss two felony charges of criminal vehicular homicide against her.
Members of the Minneapolis City Council today debated the merits of a plan to use city sales tax dollars for a Vikings stadium at the Metrodome site.
Amy Senser knew she struck and killed a man by the side of the road before leaving the scene of the incident, according to details revealed in court documents, says Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman.
Minnesota's job market gained momentum last month when the state's unemployment rate fell to its lowest point in three years. according to the state Department of Employment and Economic Development.
The State of the Region address delivered by Metropolitan Council Chair Sue Haigh touched on transportation in the Twin Cities metro area, and the changing regional demographic.
The officers were laid off shortly after they graduated from the police academy.
Minneapolis police officials are still looking for suspects in the shooting death of three-year-old Terrell Mayes Jr., who was killed by a stray bullet last month.
Officials and law enforcement in Hennepin country met Thursday to push for tighter security measures at three suburban courtrooms. Some worry that a courtroom conflict could erupt into serious violence, like the recent shooting in a northern Minnesota courthouse that injured a prosecutor and a witness.
Pepsi will pay more than $3 million to resolve an EEOC finding of race discrimination that affected some Minnesota job applicants.
Hennepin County Chief Judge James Swenson says he has not reassigned a judge who refused to take further cases at the county's three suburban courtrooms.
Violent crime is down, but property crimes increased for the second year in a row.