A 27-year-old Richfield woman is on a mission to go on a blind date each week this year. Julie Janus says "I'm sick of being single!" She talks about each date and her frustrations with the dating project on her blog. Janus says one of the biggest challenges is finding single men.
Here’s what the Vikings owners say about new GM Kwesi Adofo-Mensah
The Vikings announced his hiring on Wednesday night.
After 3-month delay, newest Twin Cities Raising Cane's opens
The restaurant was originally scheduled to open in October.
Armed man robs Twin Cities thrift store, flees in carjacked pickup
He pulled out a handgun shortly after chatting with the cashier about his scarf.
Gallery: Pagoda-inspired home on Lake Pepin for sale for $2M
The home has 425 feet of private shoreline on the Mississippi River.
Walz proposes legalizing marijuana in massive supplemental budget
It's among the provisions in his "Budget to Move Minnesota Forward."
Photos reveal damage from gunshots to Minneapolis snowplow
A hydraulic line and three tires were damaged in the shooting.
Minneapolis schools confirm return to in-person teaching Monday
The school district shifted to online learning almost two weeks ago as rising COVID cases led to staff and bus driver shortages.
Mineral leases for proposed Twin Metals mine near Boundary Waters canceled
A review by the DOI found "significant legal deficiencies" with the leases' 2019 renewal.
Reward to find person who left kittens to die in freezing WI cold
The cats were thrown from a vehicle, according to a witness.
Charges: Man led police on multi-city pursuit in stolen Metro Mobility bus
The bus had been left unattended with the keys inside when it was stolen.
Charges: Man fatally shot mother of his child during argument
Officers found her on the ground outside the couple's home.
Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Wednesday, January 26
More than 15,000 new cases in today's update.
Recently blinded teenager to compete in in-line marathon with help from pros
17-year-old Brooke Wright was blinded six months ago as a result of a brain tumor. But that won't stop her from competing in this weekend's Northshore Inline Marathon. Two professional skaters have made Brooke a temporary member of their team.
Brodkorb launches new blog
Former Senate staffer Michael Brodkorb has returned to his first love: Blogging. Though, he swears his new endeavor will be nothing like his liberal-bashing blog "Minnesota Democrats Exposed." The first post comes as Brodkorb continues his legal fight with the state of Minnesota over his dismissal from the Senate.
Man gets 30 years for sexual assault on elderly blind man
Ahmed Sule broke into his 84-year-old neighbor's home and raped him last September. The victim's daughter spoke to the court before sentencing, saying how much the attack had affected her father who has since died.
Information coming next week on Richfield officer involved shooting death
Authorities with the Hennepin County Sheriff's Department say they will release information next week on the officer involved shooting death in Richfield Friday. Authorities say an officer was forced to shoot a mentally disturbed man who was wielding a knife.
Kluwe's blog: 'Losing sucks'
In his "Out of Bounds" Pioneer Press blog, Vikings kicker Chris Kluwe doesn't hide the truth. He writes that when a professional athlete loses a game, it's like "a colony of fire ants gnawing away at your inner abdominals, spitting their venom all over your insides."
Study finds Minneapolis great dating city for bald, single men
If you're a bald, single man in Minneapolis, you may be catching the attention of single women. A new study by OurTime.com, an online dating site for singles aged 50-plus, ranked Minneapolis fourth on the list of top 10 hot spots for bald men.
Man charged in alleged kidnapping of woman he met through dating website
A 31-year-old man faces charges of kidnapping, assault, terroristic threats and burglary after allegedly abducting a Spring Lake Park woman. The pair reportedly met on an online dating site and then met in person at the woman's apartment at 1 a.m. Dec. 20. The complaint alleges the man made unwelcome sexual advances, left the apartment, then returned in the morning and assaulted her.
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