Farmington's city administrator says he's refusing a pay increase to his $113,000 salary, despite receiving a satisfactory job review by the city council. Dave McKnight says that a raise is "not appropriate" given a proposed city tax levy increase for next year and two unsettled union contracts. Council members think he's trying to lead by example.
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.
City administrator wants Occupy Duluth protest out of civic center plaza
City Administrator Dave Montgomery says the plaza is not designed to be a campground and negotiations on moving the protest will begin early this week. Surprised demonstrators say it's the first they've heard of a move.
Norovirus is cause behind dozens of sick Farmington kids
The Minnesota Department of Health revealed findings Friday after 60 Farmington High School students came down with an unknown illness, says KSTP. Students started showing symptoms last week at the start of the school's homecoming weekend. Norovirus infection often occurs in closed or semi-closed communities.
Minneapolis City Council pays $1M for botched raid
The Minneapolis City Council awarded the third-largest settlement in city history Friday to a woman who was severely burned from a flash-bang grenade used during a drug bust in 2010. Police didn’t find drugs or the man they were looking for.
Feds say bike infrastructure investment pays off
After a four-year, $100 million pilot project in four communities, including the Twin Cities, the U.S. Department of Transportation said in a report that not only did biking increase by nearly 50 percent over the three-year life of the four projects, but there were 7,700 fewer tons of carbon dioxide emitted.
Farmington daycare provider reveals details surrounding infant's death
Details are emerging in the death of a 3-month-old boy who died while at a Farmington in-home daycare last week. The provider has admitted that the infant was sleeping on a bed and not in crib, but her lawyer says negligence should not be assumed.
Former UMD administrator says he lost job when he wanted to fire fitness staffer
A former University of Minnesota Duluth administrator says he was demoted after recommending that the university fire a staffer after sexual harassment complaints. Randy Hyman says then-chancellor Kathryn Martin removed him from his position as vice chancellor after he said UMD fitness instructor Rod Raymond should be fired. Martin was unavailable for comment. Raymond is still employed by the university.
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