The cathedral was up against 25 other recognizable sites for the chance at a $100,000 grant from the National Trust for Historic Preservation to use towards restoration projects. Nearly 28,000 people voted.
Jamal Smith sentenced to life for Plymouth road rage killing
A guilty verdict was determined by a jury this summer.
What AccuWeather's 2022-23 winter forecast says about Minnesota
Snowier periods than normal December through February?
Lawsuit claims Daunte Wright's child hasn't received any fundraiser money
The lawsuit was filed by the child's mother this week.
Driver dies after crashing into semi-tractor that tipped over into his path
The crash happened on Hwy. 212 west of the Twin Cities Monday morning.
Scott Jensen repeats right-wing hoax about cat litter in schools
The candidate made the comments at a recent campaign event.
Police: Teen with machete damages shelves at Eden Prairie grocery store
Police arrested the 18-year-old at Jerry's Foods.
Ringo Starr's late cancellation of MN show was because he has COVID-19
The Beatles drummer was due to perform in Minnesota Sunday.
Fire destroys cafe, two other business properties in downtown Fairfax
A former pizza joint was also destroyed, while two other properties were damaged.
Woman dies from injuries in crash that killed her husband, another man
The couple in their 80s died in the collision near Lake Lillian.
2 Park Nicollet employees convicted of embezzling $500,000
The pair worked at a CPAP clinic in St. Louis Park.
No Jingle Ball this year? Twin Cities left off iHeartRadio holiday tour
The annual touring event usually visits the Xcel Energy Center.
Dilapidated historic site in Minneapolis to be renovated as national parkland
Coldwater Spring is full of historic and spiritual significance. Unfortunately, the site near Fort Snelling is also full of vacant buildings and assorted trash. The National Park Service will spend more than $2 million to restore the land by next fall.
Family preserves 400 acres of prime bluffland
Rather than cash in on a large chunk of prime land overlooking the Mississippi River, Joan Greshik will preserve the land for generations to come. She placed the 400 acres of picturesque bluffland near Fountain City into the Mississippi Valley Conservancy. The agency officials say its among the most important easements in their history.
Preservationists gain deal to protect historic battlefield
A piece of southwestern Minnesota prairie that witnessed the final battle of the Dakota Conflict of 1862 will soon be preserved as a memorial to the warriors and soldiers who fought there. A conservation easement with the landowners caps a six-year effort to protect the site.
Twin Cities job training nonprofit wins $50K grant
Twin Cities Rise, which trains unemployed and underemployed people for better jobs, has been awarded a $50,000 grant from the eBay Foundation.
Soudan Underground Mine runner-up in 'America's Favorite Park' contest
The Soudan Underground Mine State Park will receive a $50,000 grant for being runner up in the 'America's Favorite Park' national contest. Park officials say the money will be used toward park improvements -- like recreation shelters.
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