Faiza Mahamud | Star Tribune

Minneapolis park police to be outfitted with body cameras

The Park Board recently approved a five-year $181,016 agreement to equip its 35 sworn patrol officers with the cameras.


Park Board likes Lola's Cafe to replace Tin Fish as Lake Calhoun eatery

Cafe would open in April; Park Board to vote Nov. 29.


Minneapolis Park Board will have 6 new faces

The nine-member Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board will have six new faces next year.Final results announced Wednesday night revealed winners of the board's three at-large…


Minneapolis Park Board: New faces coming

Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board Member Steffanie Musich held on to her South Side seat. Community activist Kale Severson won a seat on the North Side.


Minneapolis Park Board to restore lost island in Mississippi River

Construction of the 3.3-acre site, which begins this month, will restore a channel between the mainland and what used to be Hall's Island.


Minneapolis Park Board installs solar power systems at 5 parks

The Park Board partnered with Xcel Energy for the projects.


Minnesota Jobs Coalition money draws criticism in Park Board races

The Republican-aligned Minnesota Jobs Coalition gave $15,000 to the Save Our #1 Parks committee, according to recent campaign finance reports.


Fright and fundraising go together at Olson Haunted House in Chanhassen

Since 2005, family has delivered squeals of fright, delight while delivering funds for charity.


Candidates battle in election that could remake the Minneapolis Park Board

Activists cite racial issues as their driving force.


Somali-Minnesotans rush to help bomb victims in Mogadishu

They're joining with a growing number of Minnesota Somalis who have returned to the country of their roots.