Two men are dead after their car rolled into Mille Lacs Lake just after midnight Sunday morning. A passenger in the backseat suffered non-life-threatening injuries. The Minnesota State Patrol says alcohol was detected in the driver and both passengers, but it's unclear if it was a factor in the crash.
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.
Former WCCO Radio host Dave Lee moves into podcasts
His new podcast, called 'My First Concert,' launched last week.
Tow boat collides with Mississippi River lock and dam in Alma, WI
The crash remains under investigation by the United States Coast Guard.
Police: Man in minivan approached kids, claimed he was former principal
Investigators say children were approached by a man in a white minivan who falsely claimed he'd been a local school principal.
Two pedestrians killed in Anoka Co.
A 71-year-old woman and a 78-year-old man, both from San Antonio, Texas, died Saturday night after they were struck by an SUV while trying to cross Highway 10 near Sunfish Lake Boulevard in Ramsey. The Star Tribune reports drugs or alcohol are not considered a factor.
Over 20 stranded anglers rescued from floating ice on Lake Mille Lacs
Emergency crews had to rescue more than 20 people who found themselves trapped on an ice sheet about a half mile off the north shore of Lake Mille Lacs. Kare 11 says no one was hurt. It's not clear what caused the ice to break off.
Two Minnesotans killed in fiery, head-on collision in western Wis.
Two people from Red Wing are dead after authorities say a car and truck collided head-on in Pierce County Saturday night. The driver of the car and the only passenger in the truck both died at the scene. The driver of the truck was taken to the hospital in critical condition.
Cravaack aims to end federal regulation on Mille Lacs
Rep. Chip Cravaack announced Saturday that he will seek to end federal authority over some outdoors activities on Mille Lacs Lake. Specifically, he's referring to Coast Guard regulations requiring a so-called “six-pack” license for fishing guides or anyone operating a boat for hire with up to six passengers.
Man, 25, killed after car goes airborne in western Wisconsin
Police say that alcohol may have been a factor.
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