Minnesota News

Two athletes at west metro college charged with sex assault of student

Feb 23, 2020

One of the suspects described the incident on the Crown College campus as a prank that went awry, the Sheriff's Office said.

2-vehicle crash in W. Wisconsin kills one of the drivers

Feb 24, 2020

Authorities say alcohol played a role in the collision Sunday night.

Authorities ID 20-year-old fatally shot in Bemidji; teen jailed, charged

Feb 23, 2020

The charges say Parkhurst explained to police that he opened fire in response to being targeted for robbery.

Minnesota pollution regulators target salt-thirsty water softeners

Feb 24, 2020

Water softeners are a major source of the chloride poisoning in Minnesota's lakes, rivers and streams, but they're not top of mind for most homeowners.

Rash of overdoses could mean contaminated heroin, Ramsey County Sheriff's Office warns

Feb 22, 2020

Within six hours, the Ramsey County Sheriff's Office responded to two heroin overdoses in Shoreview and one in White Bear Township.

One dead in small-plane crash in northwestern Hennepin County

Feb 22, 2020

The plane, which was in the air just 11 minutes, burst into flames after crashing near the Crow River.

Summer of Voyageur National Park wolf research reveals a berry surprise

Feb 22, 2020

Using real-time data from GPS collars to set up trail cameras, researchers found that blueberries may play a more important role in the canines' diet than researchers had known.

Fatal shooting in downtown Minneapolis nightclub renews safety debate

Feb 23, 2020

Man dies at hospital hours after being shot at nightclub Sunday.

'Anchor for the East Side,' American Indian Magnet School gets go-ahead for $53M renovation

Feb 23, 2020

Board heeds community wishes instead of new construction.