There are growing calls within city leadership to disband the current police force.
Three of the four officers involved made their first court appearances on Thursday.
This is an entertaining weather pattern.
The teacher posted offensive comments on Facebook over the weekend.
There have been numerous accounts of men with rifles and body armor.
Mourners and local dignitaries are paying their respects to the 46-year-old.
Attorney General Keith Ellison and Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman's complaints described some things differently.
The move comes as smaller cities organize nationwide.
It's the latest in a series of firings in Minnesota following offensive comments in the wake of George Floyd's death.
Chris Schad digs into the receivers in the NFC North.
Many tourism business owners have seen double-digit drops in revenue, and employment in the tourism sector in the Duluth area is at its lowest point in 18 years, according to a report in MPR.
The Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) saved about $20 million last winter thanks to a milder temperatures and a below average snowfall. WCCO-TV reports that MnDOT spent $45.9 million on winter maintenance over the winter, down from $66.1 million the year before. The state says the extra cash will come in handy in other areas.
Researchers from the University of Minnesota are studying a cold-hardy bug that serves as a filling meal for trout during the winter season. The insect has little tolerance for warmth, and scientists tell the Star Tribune that even a small fluctuation in temperature could cause changes in the ecosystem.
Monday marks the beginning of Winter Hazard Awareness Week, a state effort to get residents prepared for harsh, dangerous weather ahead. The Minnesota Department of Public Safety is focusing on a range of wintry risks this week. Last year's mild winter may have lulled people into a sense of complacency.
Lower gas prices haven't hurt, either. Some consumers can expect their total winter heating bills to be up to $200 less than last year.
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