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Dayton tours northern Minnesota; south plagued with road closures flooding

Rainy Lake and Rainy River remain near record high levels, with flood waters taking over homes and businesses nearby, and residents along the Minnesota-Canada border are preparing for the possibility of more water.

Judge seals journal of teenage Waseca bomb plot

A judge decided to seal the journal of the 17-year-old Waseca teen who police say planned a terror plot. Judge Gerald Wolf ordered John David LaDue's 180-page journal be sealed during a probable cause hearing on Wednesday.

Kitchen fires killed more people in 2013 than last 7 years combined

For many, it's an everyday task – cooking up a meal on the stove. But that simple task, if not done carefully, can be deadly – in fact, kitchen fires killed more people in 2013 in Minnesota than the previous seven year combined.

A day in the life of an 'American Idol' wannabe

Aspiring singers from around the area lined up outside the University of Minnesota's Mariucci Arena Wednesday for a chance to audition for "American Idol."

Forget the World Cup, Minnesota united takes on MLS champs tonight

While the World Cup is taking soccer's main stage, local soccer fans are in for a treat tonight when the Minnesota United FC plays the defending Major League Soccer Cup champion Sporting Kansas City in the fourth round of the U.S. Open Cup.

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Chinese restaurant closing after 50 years in Columbia Heights

The beloved family-owned restaurant will close Dec. 24.

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Kris Laudien leaving KARE 11 after four years on 'Sunrise'

KARE 11 announced the appointment of Jason Hackett to the morning show this week.

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MN's COVID update for the week ending Tuesday, Nov. 29

There are now more than 570 people hospitalized with COVID-19 in Minnesota.

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Twin Cities nurses to strike for 20 days starting Dec. 11

A strike in Duluth and Two Harbors doesn't have an end date set.

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New owners to take over long-running Ely radio station

WELY will go off the air temporarily starting Thursday, pending the sale.

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Minneapolis man gets 10 years for death threats against Hennepin Co. employees

Peter Robert Berry, 60, was sentenced in U.S. District Court Wednesday.

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Rural MN town to consider ordinance allowing lawsuits against abortion providers

Attorney General Keith Ellison said the ordinance would violate the state constitution.

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Hope Breakfast Bar owners plan new location in Eagan

The Eagan restaurant plans feature an outdoor patio.

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Court approves $600K payment to protesters, restrictions on Minneapolis police

Each of the 12 protesters will receive $50,000 as a result.

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15,000 Minnesota nurses vote in favor of second strike

The vote on Wednesday needed at least two-thirds of members' support to pass.

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New face joining KARE 11's 'Sunrise' morning show

Jason Hackett will be joining Alicia Lewis and Guy Brown on KARE 11's morning show.

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Armed robbery suspect sought in two south metro investigations

The incidents took place at credit unions in Savage and Apple Valley.

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