The original ceremony was to be held on Aug. 2, 2007, but the team pushed it back to give proper respect to the victims of the I-35W bridge collapse on Aug. 1 of that year. As for actual construction, work on the site began on May 21, with the first concrete slab was poured on December 17.
New Raptor Center data shows 'substantial drop' in bird flu patients
However, the virus remains a serious health threat for birds.
Hunt for inmate who escaped correctional facility in northeast MN
The 42-year-old might be in the Floodwood area.
Suspect kills himself after shooting woman and baby at Fargo restaurant
The suspect was found dead in a stolen vehicle in Minnesota.
Charges: Guest stabbed three men as they slept in Albert Lea
Investigators believe the suspect is related to all three victims.
2 charged for fentanyl overdose death of 19-year-old
The-19-year-old died from a fentanyl overdose last month.
Severe thunderstorm watch: Hail, 65 mph gusts, tornadoes possible
The watch is just north of the Twin Cities metro area.
The staggering rise of Minnesota's most famous lakes this spring
Imagine dumping Lake Minnetonka into Lake Superior 47 times.
Minnesota Senate shoots down latest marijuana legalization attempt
The bill didn't receive the required votes for further consideration on Wednesday.
Minneapolis wants to use $1M in federal cash to plant 200,000 trees
The goal is to have these trees planted by the year 2040.
MOA theater to debut wrap-around, 270-degree movie screen
The new technology will expand the movie screen onto the side walls of the theater auditorium.
Alcohol, no seatbelt possible factors in deadly southwest MN crash
The crash happened just before 9 p.m. Tuesday.
Target shares plunge on profit drop, as costs grow and customers spend less
First quarter profitability declines 52% year-over-year.
Why did the Twins' radio flagship switch from WCCO to KSTP in 2007?
On July 5, 2006, the Twins shocked fans by announcing plans to move down the radio dial in the Twin Cities for the 2007 season. Why? For the answer, click on the headline above...
What weather phenomenon 'drained' the Mississippi?
On this day in 1939, a weather event in Minnesota allegedly "left the Mississippi River dry." What happened? For the answer, click on the headline above.
What was the attendance at the Twins' last doubleheader at Met Stadium?
On Aug. 14, 1981, the last doubleheader at Met Stadium was played between the Twins and visiting Seattle. The old Met held 45,919 people for baseball. On this day, what was the attendance figure? Was it: 1) 5,630 2) 15,630 3) 35,630 For the answer, click on the headline above...
In 1971, what was the Minnesota Supreme Court ruling on same-sex marriage?
On Oct. 15, 1971, the Minnesota Supreme Court made an historic stand on the same-sex marriage issue. What was its ruling? For the answer, click on the headline above...
What natural disaster marred the start of the 1991 U.S. Open?
On this day in 1991, golf's U.S. Open at Hazeltine began on a deadly note. What happened, and how did it change the sport? For the answer, click the headline above.
What world-famous composer was inspired by Minnehaha Falls?
On this day in 1893, a world-famous composer visited Minnehaha Falls, and so inspired by what he saw, wrote a melody on his shirt sleeve. Who was he? A) Antonin Dvorak B) Richard Wagner C) Robert Zimmerman For the answer, click on the headline above...
What French slogan is included on Minnesota's state seal?
On this day in 1858, Minnesota adopts the state seal. Which French phrase is included in the design? A) L'Etelle du Luth B) L'Etoile du Nord C) Nord du Vikin For the answer, click on the headline above...
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