More than 200 conventions are already schedule to be held in Minneapolis this year. MPR reports it will bring nearly 300,000 visitors and generate $225 million for the Twin Cities metro.
Minnetonka 22-year-old dies in motorcycle crash on I-394
The crash happened around noon Tuesday.
Car hits deer, bursts into flames on highway in Isanti County
Witnesses helped the driver at the scene.
Ramsey County sends out ballots with deceased candidate on it
The county said it's addressing the issue with the Minnesota Supreme Court.
New haunted house experience coming to Inver Grove Heights
The exhibit will feature family-friendly and 18+ events.
Gallery: A look at the under construction Highland Bridge development
Take a look around the development.
Niche rankings identify best Minnesota schools, districts
Eden Prairie has schools ranked in both the private and public categories.
Walker, The Current announce end of Rock the Garden festival
The Walker Art Center and Minnesota Public Radio announced the festival will retire so the organizations can dream up new events.
Able Seedhouse + Brewery in NE Minneapolis to close
The brewery and its onsite food truck, Animales Burger Co., will both be open for their last day on Saturday.
Police investigate spate of car break-ins on south Lake Minnetonka shore
The South Lake Minnetonka Police Department received reports that cars in Shorewood and Excelsior were broken into Tuesday morning.
1 dead, 3 injured in crash involving tractor and SUV
The man driving the tractor was killed in the crash.
Man, woman, two dogs found dead at Becker County home
The incident is under investigation.
U of M gives some students 50% off meals for September after complaints
Students have complained about an array of issues surrounding dining halls.
Ron Paulites expected to rule Minnesota GOP convention
Rybak scheduled to speak Tuesday at Democratic convention
Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak is scheduled to speak at the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte Tuesday night. His remarks are part of the build up to First Lady Michelle Obama's speech.
DFL convention: Party endorses Klobuchar, aims to win back Legislature
About 2,000 DFL delegates have gathered in Rochester this weekend for the Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party convention. The party is trying to rally its troops in an effort to win back control of the Legislature, which the DFL lost in 2010.
Kevin Love expects 'huge leap' for Wolves in 2012-13
Kevin Love is already talking playoffs for the Timberwolves. He tells an Oregon newspaper it’ll be a big surprise to him if Minnesota doesn’t make it into the postseason. Love says the team will simply have more firepower.
Study: Organic yields are lower than conventional farming
New research -- authored in part by a University of Minnesota scientist -- looks set to refuel the debate revealing yields from organic farming to be, on average, 25% lower than conventionally-farmed produce. The analysis compared 316 organic and conventional crops from 62 study sites.
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