Government agencies count on volunteer weather observers to collect an accurate picture of conditions across the region. But retirements have cut the network reporting to the Grand Forks office nearly in half.
Bloomington PD to provide update on Mall of America shooting investigation
There's unconfirmed reports the suspected gunman and an accomplice have been arrested.
Motorcyclist found dead behind guardrail 6 hours after crash
The crash happened before sunset Wednesday, but no one called 911.
Iowa Gov. asks court to lift injunction on 'heartbeat' abortion ban
A court challenge seeks to revive Iowa's abortion ban.
6 transportation projects in Minnesota get $100M federal funding
The projects extend to areas all across the state.
Minnesota's COVID-19 update for the week ending Tuesday, August 9
The number of cases in the latest reporting period dropped compared to the previous week's update.
Five rescued as boat crashes into break wall at Superior port of entry
All five escaped serious injury.
Takeaways from Minneapolis' new gun violence report
The rise in violent crime in Minneapolis is showing signs of plateauing.
Woman seriously hurt in shooting outside downtown Minneapolis Target
The victim is in her 20s.
Man, woman arrested after shots fired from BMW at 3 motorcyclists
The driver of the BMW led police on a chase, driving the wrong way on state highways.
Drive Shack Inc. announces upcoming 'Puttery' venue in Minneapolis
The growing business backed by Rory McIlroy is coming to the Twin Cities.
BCA: Man was 'running towards' deputy with knife before fatal shooting
The Minnesota BCA has identified the four deputies who fired weapons.
National Weather Service drops 'extreme cold' warning
After an experimental effort to warn people of dangerously cold weather in Minnesota and the Dakotas, the National Weather Service says the test run was not effective.
Judge grants Minn. robbery defendant hearing delay to observe Ramadan
A U.S. magistrate granted a robbery defendant a delay for a motion hearing so he can participate in the monthlong Muslim observance of Ramadan. Known as "The Man in Black," Mark Edward Wetsch has been charged with holding up 13 Minnesota banks between March 2011 and January 2012.
Grand Forks area could see accumulating snow this weekend
The Weather Service office in Grand Forks says a storm is set to form in the Colorado Rockies this weekend that could blow through parts of North Dakota and northwestern Minnesota, leaving accumulating snowfall on the ground.
Debt collector sees shares drop 40 percent after Minnesota A.G.'s report
Shares in Accretive Health plummeted after the company was accused of routinely pressuring patients to pre-pay for services. The debt collection agency is defending its work with hospitals in the wake of Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson's investigation.
Edina might avoid meetings on religious observance days
The city of Edina might stop holding public meetings during a wide array of religious observance days -- such as Good Friday and Yom Kippur -- to accommodate an increasingly diverse population.
Fire danger prompts highest warning from Weather Service
A red flag warning is in effect for most of central and southern Minnesota through Tuesday. The combination of dry conditions, low humidity, strong winds, and high temperatures makes wildfires more likely and means they will spread quickly where they do occur.
National Weather Service latest to pile on the dreary winter forecasts
A Weather Service forecaster says these unseasonably warm temperatures will likely soon give way to a cold, snowy winter reminiscent of last year.
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