The Duluth News Tribune reports the two felines were thrown out of a minivan along the Esko exit from I-35. A witness took the kittens to a shelter where they were treated for bug infestations.
Hennepin Co. Sheriff injured in rollover, admits to drinking beforehand
The sheriff, in a statement, called it an "inexcusable decision."
COVID cases, hospitalizations, and deaths in MN dominated by unvaccinated
The latest figures from October show a disproportionate number of deaths among the unvaccinated.
Top MN football recruit Jaxon Howard to announce college decision
He's the son of former Minnesota Viking Willie Howard.
MN trucking firm that used 'strength tests' to screen out women drivers to pay $500K
The company will pay $500,000 and offer jobs to the women it discriminated against.
On-the-run man charged with murder in fatal shooting at gas station
The suspect hasn't been arrested, and court documents say he poses a risk to public safety.
Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Wednesday, December 8
The latest details from the Minnesota Department of Health.
Couple ending festive lights display after dispute with sheriff over trespassing
Barron County Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald addressed complaints from over the summer on Facebook Saturday.
MN man, 60, still missing despite 'extensive search efforts'
Local authorities are now asking for the public's help locating the man.
Beloved Uncle Sven's Comic Shoppe in St. Paul closes after 39 years
The hallway-sized shop with "a big heart" closed in late November.
'Weird Al' Yankovic to perform in 3 Minnesota cities in the summer
The singer will make stops in Duluth, Mankato and Minneapolis.
St. Paul brewery to require proof of vaccination or negative COVID test
Staff will also be required to wear masks and test negative for COVID.
Winter storm watch issued as Friday storm track wobbles
The latest model runs show the heaviest snow a bit north of where the watch is in place.
Minnesota farm dog nurses stray kitten
A woman in Jordan, Minn., was surprised when her 4-year-old Pekingese took in an abandoned kitten, then start producing milk and nursing the gray stray animal to health, the Associated Press reports. Pat Weber says the kitten was days old when her grandson found it in the family's barn in early September in Jordan, about 40 miles southwest of Minneapolis.
Stolen kitten returned to Shakopee store
A woman was captured on surveillance video stealing an 8-week-old Persian kitten Saturday night from a Petland store in Shakopee. But the kitten was returned, left in a cardboard box behind the store on Tuesday morning. Police continue to search for the woman.
Moorhead woman rescued after fall onto Boston subway tracks
Tamara Woodard was talking with her husband and friends and misjudged the edge of the subway platform. Fortunately, there was no train in sight and bystanders who jumped to her aid pulled Woodard back onto the platform. She was treated at a hospital for minor injuries. The accident was caught on a transit video camera.
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