The 5 at 5 you need to read


No bids for Schaffhausen house at auction

The River Falls home where three young girls were killed by their father, Aaron Schaffhausen, garnered no bids at a sheriff’s auction Tuesday.

Affordable housing squeeze despite apartment construction boom

A new report released by the Minnesota Housing Partnership shows that 97 percent of Minnesota counties have a shortage of affordable rentals. Average monthly rent in the Twin Cities? Nearly $1,000.

Man recovered from car in river ID'd as college student

The man that died after the car he was driving plunged into the Mississippi River Monday night has been identified as a 26-year-old college student.

Report: Twins put Justin Morneau on waiver wire

Twins slugger Justin Morneau has been placed on the revocable waivers. Morneau is in the final months of a six-year, $80 million contract he signed in January of 2008.

Plymouth mom to vie for 'Next Fitness Star' title on 'Today' show

A 40-year-old mother of two from Plymouth is vying fir the Women’s Health Magazine title against four other finalists.

Next Up

Screen Shot 2020-10-29 at 3.19.05 PM

This video of the Lowry Hill Tunnel walls being cleaned is oddly satisfying

The tunnel will be closed overnight Thursday for cleaning.

gray wolf

Gray wolf removed from the endangered species list

A decision on whether they can be hunted in Minnesota will come later.

covid saliva test

Minnesota opening its 7th saliva testing location in St. Paul

The tests are free and open to anyone regardless of if they have symptoms.

pete stauber - qunn nystrom CD8

Election 2020 preview: Minnesota's 8th Congressional District

It's a race between incumbent Rep. Pete Stauber and Democratic challenger Quinn Nystrom.

coronavirus, covid-19, icu

Minnesota's COVID-19 hospitalizations increase by 27.5% in 24 hours

Bring Me The News confirmed that the dramatic increase is not a numbers error.

fire, flames

Lives saved as passerby, city workers rescue from 3 from Golden Valley fire

The Golden Valley Fire Department responded to the fire Wednesday morning.

Caribou Coffee Holiday 2020

Caribou Coffee rolls out holiday cups, menu early

The holiday season is underway at some Twin Cities stores, with a nationwide rollout planned for Nov. 5.

Malik Beasley

Charges: Timberwolves' Beasley pointed assault rifle at family on a home tour

The family was on the Parade of Homes tour when Beasley allegedly pointed the gun at them, telling them to get off his property.