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Minneapolis Park Board moves closer to closing Hiawatha golf course

Park Board planning committee was not swayed by about 70 golf supporters.


What we know about Mohamed Noor

After changing careers to join the Minneapolis Police Department in 2015, Mohamed Noor was lauded by the mayor and his fellow Somalis as a welcome…


Park Board OKs up to $8 million for Commons park near stadium

Money would complete parts of Downtown East Commons park near U.S. Bank Stadium.


Golfers fight to save Hiawatha Golf Club in Minneapolis from closure

The Minneapolis Park Board is expected to make a decision in August.


Survivors of sexual violence raise money for memorial in Minneapolis park

More than $300,000 still needed for gathering place, but Mpls. Park Board says no for now.


Kellogg Foundation to give $2 million to St. Paul Foundation to help fight racism

St. Paul nonprofit among the Kellogg Foundation's national grant recipients.


Rattled by hate incidents, Minnesota Muslims take new precautions

The fears leading to added security and extra precautions are not misplaced, according to new crime data.


Minneapolis parks get Little Free Libraries

More than 50 Little Free Libraries have opened at city parks and rec centers to encourage children to read while on summer vacation.


Minneapolis Park Board to consider closing Hiawatha Golf Club

The board will vote in July on an option to reduce the groundwater pumping that keeps the course dry.


Minneapolis Park Board warns of scam donation solicitations for sports teams

Minneapolis parks teams don't do fundraising, Park Board says.