The hijacker known as D.B. Cooper leaped from a 727 with $200,000 over Washington state 40 years ago today and became a folk legend. The case remains a mystery. Dozens of people around the country--including Minnesota--speculate family members or acquaintances bear resemblance to the infamous robber.
4-year-old girl struck by hit-and-run driver in St. Paul
The girl was struck by the driver around 5 p.m. Monday.
Baby found safe inside car that was stolen in south Minneapolis
The incident happened near 32nd Street and Chicago Avenue around 7 p.m.
Ant puts on a show to help Timberwolves beat Pacers
A third-quarter surge gave the Timberwolves their seventh win in their past eight games.
Rep. Boebert refuses to apologize for Islamophobic comment toward Rep. Omar
A phone call Monday between the two lawmakers ended abruptly.
Vikings place Patrick Peterson on COVID-19/reserve list
The Vikings cornerback said he was vaccinated in August.
'Numerous' reports of eager anglers falling through ice
Conditions are still unpredictable, and can vary even across a single body of water.
Minnesota health officials watching closely for omicron variant
Health leaders do not yet know how transmissible or severe the new variant is.
School bus driver charged in fatal hit-and-run will plead guilty
Another motorist told the driver to call 911, but he instead got on the bus and drove off, charges say.
5 outdoor destinations to explore around the Twin Cities
There's something for everyone on this list of overlooked spots.
As pandemic continues, so do efforts to improve child mental health access
Children's Minnesota has announced it will open its first inpatient mental health facility for under 18s.
Minnesota continues to lead nation in cooperatives
Four of the top 10 top member-owned business cooperatives in America hail from right here in Minnesota, according to a new survey. That includes dairy producer Land O' Lakes, farm and energy coop CHS, farm financer Agri-Bank and HealthPartners.
17 years later, Minnesota-born TV anchor's disappearance remains mystery
Wednesday marks the 17th anniversary of the disappearance of Long Prairie, Minn., native Jodi Huisentruit, who vanished while on the way to her anchor job at a Mason City, Iowa, TV station. Police still suspect kidnapping in the unresolved case.
Veteran joins graduation ceremony 69 years later
A World War II veteran who missed graduation at his Minneapolis high school 69 years ago will finally cross the commencement stage on Saturday. The 88-year-old joined the Marines in 1943 and was called off two days before his Roosevelt High School graduation ceremony.
Students from Anoka-Hennepin talk bullying with Anderson Cooper on CNN
From the campus at Rutgers University in New Jersey, CNN host Anderson Cooper talked to four students who have been bullied and how Anoka-Hennepin’s controversial neutral policy has played a factor in the way they're treated.
40 years after filming, movie finally screens at Duluth's Glensheen mansion
The historic Glensheen mansion at the Congdon estate in Duluth had a special bonus for 75 visitors Wednesday: a first-time screening at the mansion of the movie "You'll Like My Mother." Starring Patty Duke as a pregnant war widow who travels to Northern Minnesota to meet her mother-in-law, the movie was shot at Glensheen in the winter of 1972. Visitors also had a chance to see various props from the movie.
68 years later, Blue Earth airman to be laid to rest
Christopherson was aboard a plane that was shot down while on a bombing mission over Papau New Guinea in 1943. Christopherson and three other crew members will be buried as a group in a single casket with full military honors.
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