Thanks to the Make-A-Wish Foundation, a Minnesota teen with a rare metabolic disorder is getting his own parade Saturday because his disease has never allowed him to attend one. Jacob Albeck, 16, suffers from non-ketotic hyperglicinemia, a rare and incurable genetic metabolic disorder.
Body of missing Mankato woman believed to have been found
A canoer found the body in a swamp near Eagle Lake Friday.
MN GOP endorses attorney general, secretary of state candidates
Kim Crockett was endorsed as the party's candidate for secretary of state, while Jim Schultz won the endorsement for attorney general.
Volunteer firefighter identified as man killed during Thursday storms
The Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office confirmed that 63-year-old Ryan Erickson died when a grain bin fell on him.
Firm takes on case defending Taco Chon against Taco John's lawsuit
The local Mexican restaurant is fighting a case presented by Taco John's over naming rights, among other things.
Worker killed in skid loader accident was 23-year-old apprentice lineman
Minnesota Valley Electric Cooperative called the incident "the unthinkable."
Raging North Shore rivers overtake bridges, snap trees in half
Pedestrian bridges near the Lutsen Resort have been damaged by the vast river flow.
Stillwater teen drowned while helping save friend struggling in river
The 17-year-old was identified Friday.
Nation's first city-owned EV car share service gets official Twin Cities launch
Subscriptions cost between $0-$30 a month.
Stevens County may have been hit the hardest by Thursday storms
The entire county was without power after the storms blew through Thursday evening.
3 killed, 1 critical after trio of crashes in Minnesota Thursday
One person also faces life-threatening injuries in a crash that happened in Olmsted County.
Mora woman saves pelican caught in fishing line for days
A birthday fishing trip shapes into a heroic tale.
Bikini parade is on but participants are in short supply
Madison Lake couldn't stop the tanning salon owner who hopes to organize the world's largest parade of bikini-clad women at Saturday's Paddlefish Days festival. But the 40 women who've signed up is far short of the record of 450.
Number of bikini marchers in Minnesota parade falls far short of record
Despite protests by city council members, a group of bikini-wearing women -- and a couple of men in bikini tops -- marched in the Paddlefish Days Parade Saturday afternoon in the southern Minnesota town of Madison Lake. About 39 participants took part in the bikini march -- far below the 451 need to break the mark in the Guiness Book of World Records.
Parade to honor U.S. military members set for Saturday in Minneapolis
There has yet to be a local parade specifically to thank U.S. service members for their service in the war against terror, WCCO reports. That’ll change with the Twin Cities Heroes Parade down Nicollet Mall beginning at 11 a.m. on Saturday. It took a grassroots effort to organize the event.
Snowy owls make rare trek to Wisconsin and Minnesota
Bird-watchers are catching a glimpse of something pretty special as snowy owls make a rare migration south of the Arctic in search of food.
8-year-old leukemia patient dies before last wish is fulfilled
A young girl lost her battle with cancer before her dying wish could come true. Eight-year-old Jane Fiemeyer's last wish was to meet popular boy band Big Time Rush. The band had arranged to meet Jane via Skype but it was too late. Jane passed away quietly at her home in Wadena Thursday afternoon.
A little snow makes for a lot of accidents on Minnesota roads
In a 16-hour period there were 189 crashes on Minnesota roads and even more spin-outs. The State Patrol says 22 injuries were reported.
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