Metro reporting intern | Metro

Katelyn Vue is an intern working on the metro team. She is a recent graduate from the University of Minnesota with a double-major in journalism and political science.

Carver to join state pension plan, nearly doubling firefighter benefits

The west metro city is the latest to join Minnesota's state-run plan.

Season's first major snowfall drops 8" on Twin Cities metro area

Minneapolis and St. Paul declare snow emergencies, while many flights canceled at MSP airport.

Metro briefs: Minnetonka allows solar energy systems citywide

Plus: Rosemount City Council could have two open seats; St. Paul Union Depot celebrated.

Salvation Army receives hundreds of coats for needy after arson fire destroyed many

The fire, a suspected arson, destroyed winter coats intended for needy families.

After push from neighbors, Lake Harriet Band Shell may go back to blue

1,500 sign petition to ditch brown color during upcoming $2 million renovation

New skate park planned in Minnetonka

A local teacher and students have advocated for the updated facility.

Golden Valley legalizes accessory dwelling units

The west metro suburb is the latest Minnesota community to allow small residential units that can be added on a single-family lot.

MnDOT engineer Mukhtar Thakur, who worked to connect people, dies at 67

Thakur promoted political engagement especially for Minnesota's South Asian and Muslim communities.

Carver County to open first phase of road improvements on busy stretch of Hwy. 212

The project's second phase, likely to cost $77 million to $80 million, will extend highway improvements about 6 miles farther, to Norwood Young America.

St. Louis Park residents affected by water main breaks may take legal action

More than 50 households experienced flooding.