Road deaths involving unbelted people rose again in 2021
This is the second year in a row that the number has gone up.
Hennepin Co. Sheriff Dave Hutchinson on paid leave for health reasons
The sheriff, who was recently convicted of drunk-driving, is set to stand down later this year.
Flooding expected to worsen in MN's Arrowhead region
Hundreds of private homes are at-risk in northern St. Louis County.
St. Paul police: Kids in stolen car rammed squad, hid in porta-potty
The incident sent the Minnesota Capitol into a brief lockdown.
Watch: Storm updates after heavy hail slams Twin Cities
Sven Sundgaard is providing an update after Thursday's flash hail storm.
MN GOP apologizes over antisemitic sequence in candidate's campaign video
Party leader says candidate didn't know the imagery perpetuated an antisemitic trope.
Tornado, severe thunderstorm watches issued in Minnesota
In addition to possible tornadoes, there is a threat for damaging winds and very large hail.
High prices, stiff competition putting off homebuyers in Twin Cities
Prices continue to rise in the metro, but there are signs of buyer fatigue.
Series of explosions at manufacturing plant injures 6 in Wisconsin
The blast rocked the Wisconsin town just before 7:45 a.m.
MN researcher part of team behind 'revolutionary' discovery of ancient tooth in Laos
The molar found in a remote cave is believed to have belonged to a Denisovan girl who lived 164,000-130,000 years ago.
Gallery: Minneapolis penthouse comes with private elevator and 24-foot ceilings
The custom-designed home is on the market for $500K
Michael Floyd's dazzling Pro Day could land him in the top 10 of the draft
Former Cretin-Derham Hall standout Michael Floyd dazzled at his Pro Day in front of NFL scouts on Tuesday. NFL Network's Mike Mayock says Floyd was impressive enough to be a top 10 pick in the draft. Floyd is Notre Dame's all-time leading receiver.
Childs: 'I will be a steal of the draft'
In an interview on the Vikings Radio Network, rookie wide receiver Greg Childs says, "I will be a steal of the draft." Childs, a fourth-round pick by the Vikings, was one of the top receivers in the country in 2010 before suffering a knee injury that slowed him down.
Lakeville North's Trey Heid named Star Tribune Metro Player of the Year
Trey Heid has been named Star Tribune Metro Player of the Year. The Lakeville North senior QB finished with over 2,000 yards passing and 20-rushing touchdowns. The Panthers season came to end against Cretin-Derham Hall in the state tournament quarterfinals.
Sports MN Quiz: What year did the Vikings have three draft picks in the first round?
As we head to the NFL draft, it's time to look back at Vikings history. One year, the Vikes had three picks in the first round. Do you remember which year? How about the players? Click on the headline above for the answer.
Star Tribune obit: George (Dark Star) Chapple (1946-2012)
As obituaries go, the Star Tribune entry for radio host Dark Star covers it all -- and more. Of note: his capacity to be a very generous tipper.
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