The six-year-old Apple Valley boy was hit and dragged by a car while at the airport to welcome his father back from a tour of duty in Iraq. The boy is hospitalized in fair condition. He's had leg surgery and will need extensive dental work.
Minneapolis man dies after crash leaves him pinned under vehicle
Clemente Garcia, 20, died Wednesday morning.
19-year-old gunned down marks 43rd homicide in Minneapolis this year
The victim's identity has not been released.
Woman breaks free after being kidnapped and taken to Brooklyn Park
The woman was taken by force as she arrived at her work in Plymouth.
Planned Parenthood suspends abortion services in WI due to 173-year-old law
A battle in the courts is likely coming.
How the fastest animal on the planet returned to MN after local extinction
The fastest animal on Earth had once vanished from Minnesota and Wisconsin.
St. Paul's new 'skate trail' brings non-traditional park to life
Gateway Park is the first of four parks to open in the Highland Bridge redevelopment.
80 mph winds, large hail possible with severe storms in MN
A severe thunderstorm watch is in effect for much of the state until 3 a.m. Saturday.
30 people evacuated as flooding hammers small town
It's assumed that at least eight inches of rain fell in Randall, with more heavy rain expected Friday night into Saturday morning.
Numerous severe storms likely in Minnesota Friday night
Watch the video for the full details with meteorologist Sven Sundgaard.
Teen pleads guilty in shooting death of 15-year-old girl in Columbia Heights
Damico Jamal-Tokyo High will receive a sentence in juvenile court, along with an adult prison sentence.
Walz wants to use surplus money to send direct payments to Minnesotans
It's a renewed effort from a previous proposal from Walz and Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan's supplemental budget in January.
Fund established for central Minnesota boy killed while waiting for school bus
The driver who ran a red light and fatally struck Hayden Solien of Montrose was also killed in the crash. Banks in Montrose and Waverly are accepting donations for the second-grader's family.
Donations building new home for southern Minnesota veteran
Jack Zimmerman lost both his legs and a few fingers when he stepped on a roadside bomb in Afghanistan. He's been through 20 surgeries and is learning to walk with prosthetic legs. To thank him for his sacrifice, supporters have contributed enough money and in-kind donations to build him a new specially equipped house in Elysian.
Six-year-old boy hit, dragged at MSP airport
Zachary Drew was meeting his father, who was returning from Iraq, when a car suddenly rounded a corner in the airport parking ramp and struck the boy. Drew suffered a broken leg, nose, and is missing some teeth, but doctors expect a full recovery. The driver was charged on suspicion of criminal vehicular operation and officials are awaiting the results of a toxicology report.
Fund established for White Bear Lake couple still missing after cruise crash
Relatives of Jerry and Barbara Heil of White Bear Lake said in a blog post they have not received any news about the whereabouts of the couple. A fund has been set up to help with the costs of searching for the pair. Rescuers temporarily suspended their search for survivors because of safety concerns.
DNR urges Minnesotans to donate to wildlife fund on tax forms
The agency says donations to the conservation fund are off more than 10 percent. “It is critical to the survival of the Nongame Program that donations maintain or increase," says program supervisor Carrol Henderson. Eighty percent of the program's funding comes from tax-deductible donations.
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