Skip to main content

The 5 at 5 you need to read

  • Author:
  • Updated:

Severe weather in October

A strong weather system is bringing in the threat for severe weather in southern Minnesota, including rare October tornadoes.

Metro Post Offices all clear after bomb threat

Bomb threats made to five post offices around the Twin Cities Metro Area, turned out to be nothing as all five of the buildings have been declared all clear. Authorities do have a person of interest in mind in those threats.

Shutdown could impact Governor's Deer Opener

The partial government shutdown may impact the Minnesota Governor's Deer Hunting Opener. One of the venues set to host activities on the Nov. 8 opener is closed because of the shutdown.

A new deal for Peavey Plaza

The Minneapolis City Council has agreed to preserve Peavey Plaza instead of demolish it. The council is expected to approve an agreement after months of negotiations between the city and two groups who wanted to preserve the site because of its historic importance.

Former Shattuck-St. Mary's teacher sentenced in sex abuse case

Former Shattuck-St. Mary's drama teacher Lynn Seibel was sentenced to more than four years in prison for sexually abusing boys ages 15-18 between 1996 and 2003.

Next Up

ITT Tech

Student loans cancelled for 1,380 Minnesota ITT Tech students

President Joe Biden moved to cancel the federal debt this week.

Screen Shot 2022-08-19 at 2.17.19 PM

Twine kills 2 young ospreys in Long Lake, Minnesota

One bird was found hanging by its leg from the nest.

Mindy Kiepe

5 Great Danes kill owner on northwest Iowa farm

The dogs were euthanized after the incident.

Becker Public Schools

School district sued by teachers' union over staff 'gag order'

The district has faced heightened scrutiny for months now.

Andrew Luger, former U.S. Attorney of Minnesota

After dozens of arrests, concern over rising 'militaristic' weapons on MN streets

The U.S. Attorney provided an update on the violent crime strategy in collaboration with federal and local law enforcement agencies.

Screen Shot 2022-08-19 at 1.31.41 PM

Outrage after ‘vote with bullets’ remarks from GOP Senate candidate

The candidate's comments were recently brought to light in a video recording.

State Patrol

2 killed after driver crosses center line near Silver Lake

A toddler in the vehicle survived the crash.

Screen Shot 2022-08-10 at 4.12.14 PM

The answer to winter woes: St. Paul's upcoming Palm Springs-style supper club

Take a first look at inside the menu at The Apostle Supper Club.

Muhammad Masood

Guilty plea: Ex-Mayo Clinic researcher tried to fly to Syria and fight for ISIS

Muhammad Masood, 30, pleaded guilty to attempting to provide material support to a designated foreign terrorist organization in U.S. District Court Tuesday.