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.
St. Paul is closing 6 schools amid declining enrollment
The board revised the plan after the school communities voiced concerns.
Pedestrian dies after being struck by motorist in Rosemount
It happened around 5 p.m. Wednesday.
X-rays negative after Karl-Anthony Towns takes scary fall
Towns crashed hard to the ground late in the game Wednesday night.
2 more homicides push Minneapolis closer to record set in 1995
The deadly shootings happened on the city's North Side Wednesday night.
KAT sets a franchise record, leaves early in loss to Wizards
Towns fell on his back in the final minutes of a loss in Washington.
Man shot by police in Forest Lake dies from injuries
It was one of two police shootings in the Twin Cities on the same day, both of which proved fatal.
'Everyone should really be masking up' in public, Malcolm says
The health commissioner said residents have gotten "a little bit lax" with some protective measures.
Byron Buxton believes he's the best player in baseball
"Nobody [does] the things that I do. I know that."
Edibles coming to Minnesota's medical marijuana program
MDH also announced it will not add anxiety as qualifying condition.
Police reveal new details about 'coordinated' Best Buy thefts
A large group stole thousands of dollars in merchandise from three Twin Cities Best Buy stores.
Minn., Wis. to face off this weekend in Border Battle Beer Fest
A new competition between Minnesota and Wisconsin will start brewing this weekend in the Badger State when the first annual Border Battle Beer Fest begins in Somerset, Wis. The competition Saturday will feature 50 brews from each state, and a secret panel of judges will determine a winner -- who will be awarded a "Golden Firkin." The term firkin stands for an old English unit of volume.
Minnesota rodeo sisters excited for first big local competition
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.
Mysterious truck driver releases pigeons
An unidentified man has been dropping off truckloads of live pigeons at a truck wash in Worthington, according to its employees, the Worthington Daily Globe reports. In one release captured on a surveillance video, about 1,000 birds exploded from the truck trailer, and nearly as many were released last week.
New Brighton bicyclist killed by private snowplow
A New Year's Day bike ride turned tragic in Fridley Sunday morning. A 46-year-old New Brighton man was killed after he collided with a privately-owned snowplow in Anoka County. WCCO reports it was dark outside and the victim's bike didn't have any lights. His name has not been released. No one is in custody.
Beer battle brewing: Minnesota vs. Wisconsin
Here's another thing Minnesota and Wisconsin can argue about: Who has the best microbrews? At the Border Battle Beer Fest, 100 different beers from the two states will face off at Somerset Amphitheater in Wisconsin, just 30 miles outside the Twin Cities.
Lockout or not, start of beet harvest requires caution for local drivers
The beet harvest officially started, now local public safety officials are reminding people to keep an eye out on the roads. The Clay Country Sheriffs Office cautions drivers in and around Moorhead to watch out for trucks hauling produce around the clock for the next few weeks.
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