Kasey and Kati Stewart of Afton have traveled across North America competing in rodeos. This weekend they'll get to take part in one at home. They'll compete in the barrel racing at the World's Toughest Rodeo in St. Paul.
Fire departments decry drivers running over hoses, endangering crews
It happened in two separate Northland cities this week.
All Energy Solar reaches growth milestones with higher goals yet for 2022
Minnesota solar company continues to thrive through building a strong workforce
Authorities ID family found frozen to death at MN-Canada border
They're still trying to unravel how they got there and who might have helped them.
Mayo Clinic specialist: 'The omicron surge is not over'
Experts expect a rapid decline over the next month followed a period of calm.
Charges: Man in stolen Jeep leads police on 110 mph chase
He crashed into a light post near the Capitol and then fled on foot, the complaint says.
Puppy in back of stolen Audi found, reunited with owner
The 4 1/2-month-old bullmastiff had been missing more than a week.
WI's best 'hole-in-the-wall' diner is Guy Fieri-approved
Come for the "garbage pile," stay for ... even more breakfast food.
Minnesota's pre-pro women's soccer team unveils name, logo
The new name and look was unveiled after community owners voted on a winner.
21 people charged in connection to drug trafficking in northern MN
Police say the organization sold more than 10 pounds of heroin and fentanyl in northern Minnesota.
MN's 'best hole-in-the-wall diner' is, sadly, currently closed
MSN recently published its pick for best diner in each state.
MN apartment complex loses heat, nearly 150 residents evacuated
A boiler problem caused the heating issue.
Minnesota's best drivers battle at 'Snowplow Rodeo'
The best snowplow drivers from across the state battled head to head in the 'Snowplow Rodeo' in St. Cloud today. Drivers had to maneuver their trucks through courses and cones. The winner goes on to the regional competition in Green Bay, Wis.
Open call for local Somalis for Tom Hanks movie is generating excitement and worry
A film based on a true story about an American ship captain held hostage by Somali pirates is generating a lot of emotions in the Twin Cities, where producers are putting out an open call for actors. Some see it as a rare opportunity, but many worry it will misrepresent Somalis and distort a very complex issue.
Minnesota makers of solar panels face tough competition in oversupplied market
An analyst says the start-ups will have "a very, very difficult time" competing with established companies amid the global glut of solar panels. Last month Silicon Energy of Mountain Iron joined TenKsolar of Bloomington in making the panels.
Minnesota man competes for world beer-pouring title
Sean Besser Hank recently won the title of the United States' best beer pourer. WCCO reports that the St. Paul native will travel to South America this weekend to compete for the title of world's best beer dispenser.
Crowded field: Local race scene explodes
Capitalizing on running's new popularity and effectiveness as a fundraiser, race organizers have tossed aside the small-scale, single-race business model in favor of large, wide-ranging configurations. The metro area is now the most saturated in the country in terms of running race events per capita.
Sister of slain robbery suspect charged
Police arrested the sister of a man who was shot and killed by a bystander in south Minneapolis after allegedly robbing a woman Thursday. Police say Octavia Shonte Marberry was likely with her brother, Darren Evanovich, before he was killed. She may face charges.
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