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Suspect identified in fatal hit-and-run of St. Joe boy

Suspect identified in fatal hit-and-run of St. Joe boy

Apr 14, 2015 at 3:03 pm

Investigators in the hit-and-run of a 5-year-old St. Joseph boy on Monday have announced today they have located a vehicle they believe to have been involved in the fatality. Read More...

UPDATE:Barway Collins' father charged

UPDATE:Barway Collins' father charged

Apr 14, 2015 at 3:03 pm

Authorities in Minneapolis have charged the father of a 10-year-old boy whose body was found in the Mississippi River with 2nd-degree murder. Read More...

Dayton ramps up campaign for expansive preschool initiative

Dayton ramps up campaign for expansive preschool initiative

Apr 14, 2015 at 1:01 pm

Gov. Mark Dayton's drive for universal, tuition-free preschool for all Minnesota 4-year-olds is cementing its place in his bottom line for a new budget. Read More...

Tips for wild turkey hunters near avian flu

Tips for wild turkey hunters near avian flu

Apr 14, 2015 at 1:01 pm

While avian influenza has not yet been found in wild turkeys, hunters are nonetheless reminded of ways to avoid potentially spreading the virus. Read More...

Drones and firefighting helicopters collision possibility

Drones and firefighting helicopters collision possibility

Apr 14, 2015 at 12:12 pm

A Minnesota state agency is telling pilots to disengage from fighting wildfires if they see an unmanned aircraft flying over a fire this season. Read More...

Father of Crystal boy to be charged

Father of Crystal boy to be charged

Apr 14, 2015 at 11:11 am

Authorities in Minneapolis have called a news conference to announce charges against the father of a 10-year-old boy whose body was found in the Mississippi River over the weekend. Read More...

Broadside injures two motorists near Becker

Broadside injures two motorists near Becker

Apr 14, 2015 at 11:11 am

Two people received minor injuries in an accident on U.S. Highway 10 near Becker on Monday evening in Sherburne County, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. Read More...

Minneapolis has seventh fatal shooting this year

Minneapolis has seventh fatal shooting this year

Apr 14, 2015 at 11:11 am

Authorities have identified a 21-year-old Bloomington woman who was fatally shot in south Minneapolis over the weekend. Read More...

Sandpiper route approved by judge

Sandpiper route approved by judge

Apr 14, 2015 at 10:10 am

An administrative judge is siding with Enbridge Energy on its route for a new pipeline to carry North Dakota crude oil across northern Minnesota. Read More...

Campaign spending limits under scrutiny

Campaign spending limits under scrutiny

Apr 14, 2015 at 10:10 am

Minnesota House Republicans are proposing to significantly alter state campaign finance law as part of a budget plan. Read More...

Coon Rapids motorist goes airborne in Elk River accident

Coon Rapids motorist goes airborne in Elk River accident

Apr 14, 2015 at 10:10 am

A 27-year-old Coon Rapids man received minor injuries on U.S. Highway 10 near Elk River on Monday after his vehicle went airborne, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. Read More...

Merle Haggard coming to state fair

Merle Haggard coming to state fair

Apr 14, 2015 at 8:08 am

Another act has been added to the music lineup at the Minnesota State Fair. Read More...

Albertville up for national hockey competition

Albertville up for national hockey competition

Apr 14, 2015 at 6:06 am

Albertville is in the running for a prestigious award in the hockey community. Read More...

1st 'saltie' of season arrives in Twin Ports

1st 'saltie' of season arrives in Twin Ports

Apr 14, 2015 at 6:06 am

The first oceangoing vessel of the 2015 shipping season has pulled into the Port of Duluth-Superior. Read More...

Partial bird flu losses hit $15.7 million

Partial bird flu losses hit $15.7 million

Apr 14, 2015 at 6:06 am

The Minnesota Turkey Growers Association estimates the state's turkey producers have lost $15.7 million worth of birds to avian influenza flu outbreaks in recent weeks. Read More...

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