A northern Minnesota woman is taking exception to the way a road-striping crew handled road kill near a Duluth roadside this week. Patty Donaldson said instead of removing a dead racoon from the roadway, the crew painted over it.
Death of man found inside Minneapolis apartment ruled homicide
Anyone with information about the killing is asked to call 1-800-222-8477.
Minnesota State Fair reveals its free concert lineup for 2022
More than 900 performances will happen across numerous stages.
Jason DeRusha stepping down as morning news anchor at WCCO
His last day anchoring WCCO This Morning will be June 23.
Eric Perkins, Miss Minnesota, Paul Fletcher create new podcast
The podcast is released Tuesdays at 8 a.m. and is available wherever you find podcasts.
MSP Airport debuts mock aircraft to help ease flying anxiety
The pre-flight experiences cover the TSA screening procedure, exploring a terminal, boarding a plane and meeting a pilot, and preparing for takeoff.
These Minnesota kids will be competing at National Spelling Bee
The upcoming event in Maryland will be the first fully in-person Scripps National Spelling Bee since 2019.
New data shows how omicron has impacted kids in Minnesota
The new data shows breakthrough data during the omicron period, which began Dec. 19, 2021.
Albert Lea shooting suspect arrested after 3 weeks on the run
He is accused of shooting a man in the upper thigh on May 1.
Motorcyclist, 59, killed after losing control on right curve
The Harley Davidson rider was thrown from his bike.
Minnesota's 2022 legislative session: What's happening?
A list of items agreed upon and yet to reach any bipartisan agreement in the latest legislative session.
Water main break floods 40-45 homes in St. Louis Park
The city says the rupture happened on Minnetonka Boulevard.
Charges: 6-year-old Eli Hart shot up to 9 times by his mother
The 28-year-old is facing 2nd-degree murder charges.
Road warriors: Crews swarming flood-damaged streets
One week after a storm dumped record rainfall across northeast Minnesota, many major roads are open, but parts of Duluth's road network are still in ruin. Officials say it could take until next year to fully repair the damage.
Pedestrian lying on northern Minnesota road killed by vehicle
The Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office says a pedestrian lying on a roadway in Northern Township near Bemidji died after being struck by a vehicle early Saturday morning. Authorities say Tyler Blake Cummings, 21, of Bemidji died after being struck by a car driven by Samantha Ruth Pender, 19, also of Bemidj, at about 3 a.m.
Crews still working on restoring power in Itasca County
It's been nearly a week since the first of two windstorms swept through northern Minnesota. Crews working to restore power in the area of Grand Rapids and Deer River say there were still 1,000 customers without electricity Sunday, down from 14,000 at the peak of the outage.
Bus driver advises middle school student to pick up gun on street
Robbinsdale school officials are investigating a gun found on a roadway that was handled by a seventh grade student. Around 8 a.m. Thursday, a school bus driver for the Robbinsdale School District noticed something on the side of the road and asked a middle school student to get off the bus and see what it was.
'Wrecking Crew' documentary ticket giveaway
The 'Wrecking Crew' was behind the success of some of the most influential bands of the 1960s and 1970s including Cher, the Beach Boys and the Monkees. They are only now starting to get the credit they deserve thanks to an amazing new documentary. BringMeTheNews would like you to send you to a free screening tomorrow in downtown Minneapolis...
Crews remove graffiti from Spoonbridge and Cherry sculpture
The Minneapolis landmark was vandalized this weekend after the word "Kony" was spray-painted on the spoon. WCCO reports other pieces of art work at the Walker Sculpture Garden were also damaged.
Hennepin County gets $7M to clean up lead-based paint in homes
While officials estimate there are tens of thousands of homes with lead-based paint in the Twin Cities, the funds will pay to make nearly 400 homes lead-safe. Elevated lead levels can pose serious health issues for anyone, but small children are especially at risk.
Hot spots remain, but fire crews leave smoldering remains of BWCA fire
Fire crews have left the smoldering Boundary Waters Canoe area, confident any hotspots will burn themselves out. Even as smoke continues to rise, new growth is returning.
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