Minnesota News

Minnesota National Guard confronts mental health issues head on

Sep 28, 2020

Iraq vet uses his own downward spiral to offer soldiers hope.

Lawsuit: Roseville teacher segregated her Black students in class, choked one of them

Sep 28, 2020

The suit also alleges that the principal ordered the boy to not tell his mother about the assault.

Did German POWs really work on Minnesota farms during World War II?

Sep 25, 2020

About 400,000 Axis prisoners of war captured during World War II were dispatched to 500 camps around the United States. Many Minnesotans are unfamiliar with this episode in history.

Lakeville Schools' ban on Black Lives Matter signs prompts debate

Sep 28, 2020

District leaders say display of the signs violates policy banning political advocacy.

Minnesota schools keep an eye on COVID-19 data

Sep 28, 2020

Schools are watching state, county and district wide info daily.

Coronavirus found in Lake Superior at Duluth beaches, though waterborne spread unlikely

Sep 28, 2020

Researchers have been taking water samples since July and detected the virus for the first time this month.

MSP Airport road gets a face-lift thanks to reduced air travel

Sep 28, 2020

Pandemic freed up federal funds related to decline in air travel.

Appeals court rules against Anoka-Hennepin schools in 'landmark' bias case

Sep 28, 2020

Anoka-Hennepin School District had kept him from using boys' locker room.

Two arrested in shooting of doctor in Edina hospital parking ramp

Sep 28, 2020

Both suspects remained in jail Monday morning.

Minnesota Poll: Walz's approval dips as COVID-19 concerns increase

Sep 28, 2020

Many Minnesota voters say they would not immediately get vaccinated despite growing pandemic fears, a new Star Tribune/MPR News/KARE 11 Minnesota poll found.