The first day of competition at the Crashed Ice Championship in St. Paul sent a handful of athletes to the hospital. The Team USA coach says competitors mostly suffered minor bumps and bruises, but some needed additional medical checks. The course features a steep, ice-covered grade followed by several turns and an obstacle course of treacherous bumps.
Who left the burnt snowmobile on a frozen Minnesota lake?
There wasn't much left beyond the frame and a few other large, metal parts.
Charges: Drunk council member fled police on wrong side of Hwy. 100
The complaint alleges he caused a wrong-way crash, then drove around an officer that tried to stop him.
What does the future hold for the Vikings at linebacker?
Anthony Barr is hitting free agency, and Eric Kendricks is approaching age 30
String of vehicle thefts in St. Paul, most left running unattended
The department is urging people not to leave their car running unattended.
Duhamel replaces Estevez on 'Mighty Ducks' show on Disney+
The reboot premiered in March 2021.
Child COVID hospitalizations reach pandemic-high in northern MN
As omicron surges, more kids are ending up in the hospital.
'It's disgusting': Anglers dumping sewage on to popular ice fishing lake
A local CO told Bring Me The News it's people in newer, RV-style wheel houses.
Reward offered for information on 2021 double fatal shooting in St. Paul
It's been a year since Alejandro Rios and Michael Stewart were found dead on the sidewalk.
Reports: Poles to the Bears, Vikings 'may move quick' on Adofo-Mensah
That's according to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport.
Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Tuesday, January 25
The test positivity rate has dropped for the first time since before Christmas.
Charges: Daughter admits to squeezing mom 'like a python,' killing her
She is charged with murder in her mom's death.
Olympic skater Kristi Yamaguchi spends time at Minnesota getaway
The 1992 Olympic gold medal figure skater (and a former "Dancing WIth The Stars" champion) and her St. Paul-born husband Bret Hedican have a place near Brainerd. She talks with KAAL TV about the getaway where the family recently spent some vacation time.
Thousands participate in Ice Fishing Extravaganza
Organizers of the 22nd Annual Brainerd Jaycees $150,000 Ice Fishing Extravaganza had to postpone the event last month because of thin ice conditions on Gull Lake. The Star Tribune reports more than 10,000 anglers took part in the event this weekend.
Owners of unique bar hope to reel in ice fishers
More than a hundred fish houses sit on the frozen Lake Lida in Otter Tail County and among them is the Ice Hole Bar. WDAY reports it can seat about 20 people and even offers satellite TV. The Ice Hole Bar is open Thursday through Sundays until the end of the season.
Izzy's Ice Cream plans to build factory in Minneapolis
Finance & Commerce reports Izzy's Ice Cream is looking to build a new factory and business headquarters in Minneapolis. The lot is just across from Gold Medal Park.
Ice castles could make a comeback in the Twin Cities this winter
Last seen at the St. Paul Winter Carnival in 2004, ice castles could be coming to the Mall of America by Christmas. The Bloomington Planning Commission will hold a hearing Thursday to decide whether to grant an interim use permit for Ice Castles LLC in partnership with the Mall of America. The event could draw 55,000 people to an illuminated fortress of ice.
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