The Wisconsin State Patrol says a third teenager from New Richmond, Wis., has died from injuries following a crash between an SUV and semi-truck last week on I-94 near Hudson. Authorities say Zachary D. Zajec, 17, died Monday of head, chest and other injuries from the July 30 crash. Two other boys, ages 16 and 17, also died when the Dodge Durango Zajec was driving rear-ended the semi.
Latest storm track, snow forecast for weekend winter storm
The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm watch.
These Twin Cities restaurants have heated patios for outdoor winter dining
From bonfires to igloos, Twin Cities restaurants have you covered as temperatures drop.
Man fatally stabbed in St. Paul, marking record 35th homicide this year
Police have identified a person of interest.
Kirill Kaprizov's slow start is a thing of the past
A potential sophomore slump has been erased with a three-point night against the Devils..
Man fatally shot by police at Mounds View liquor store is identified
The 21-year-old died of multiple gunshot wounds.
Biden lays out wintertime plan to curb COVID's spread
It comes as the U.S. reported its second case of the omicron variant.
MN Dept. of Corrections offering $5K bonuses as it seeks to hire 200
The DOC is offering hiring bonuses for new employees and for referrals.
Mayor Frey unveils workgroup to develop public safety recommendations
There are 35 members in the workgroup.
MN city named best ice fishing destination in the US
A lake in Wisconsin also made the top 8.
'TODAY Show' surprises Minneapolis youth nonprofit with toys
It's part of the program's Season of Giving toy drive.
3rd federal medical team to join COVID-19 fight in Minnesota
There are more than 1,500 people with COVID-19 admitted to Minnesota hospitals.
Wife of GOP strategist Chris Tiedeman dies from crash injuries
Chris and his wife Sara Tiedeman were involved in a head-on crash with suspected drunk driver on March 3 in Blaine. The other driver died a few days after the crash. Chris Tiedeman, a campaign aide to former Gov. Tim Pawlenty and other Republicans, continues to recover from his injuries.
Police: 3 teens died in crash after trying to get girl's attention
The teenagers were returning to New Richmond, Wis., from Woodbury and authorities say they were trying to get the attention of a girl in another car that had passed them. The driver was searching a center console in the vehicle, authorities said. A fourth teen in the car survived the crash.
2nd worker dies in 35W construction zone crash in Burnsville
Authorities say the 21-year-old driver ran off the road and crashed into a construction zone. Authorities found one of the workers dead at the scene. The other died a short time later at Hennepin County Medical Center.
Crash on I-94 near Hudson kills at least two, snarls rush hour
Two people are confirmed dead in a crash involving a semi and a car on Interstate 94 in St. Croix County, Wisconsin. Eastbound traffic was diverted off the Interstate to allow emergency vehicles and helicopters access to the scene.
Macalester student from France struck by SUV dies of injuries
A 19-year-old Macalester College student from France, who was hit by a sport utility vehicle in St. Paul last week, has died from her injuries. Cleo Louise Marie Thiberge had been in St. Paul only about a day when she was struck at the intersection of Hamline and Grand avenues.
Family members killed in motorhome crash were not wearing seatbelts
Highway patrol officials say the five members of a Minnesota family killed in a crash in Kansas were not wearing seatbelts. At least two of the other 13 people in the vehicle were wearing restraints. A 17-year-old member of the family from Jordan, Minnesota was at the wheel at the time of the crash.
NTSB to review motor home crash, laws that allowed teen to drive rig
The National Transportation Safety Board's review of Sunday's crash that killed five Minnesotans driving through Kansas will include a look at laws that allowed a 17-year-old to drive a vehicle that weighed 57,000 pounds and had 18 people aboard. A spokesman says the agency wants to understand all the issues surrounding the accident.
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