Thirty prominent authors have agreed to waive their royalties to allow free distribution of the special edition paperbacks for one night. Those authors include Minnesotans Leif Enger and Kate DiCamillo, who will take part in the event at a Minneapolis book store. Nationwide, volunteers will hand out about half a million books.
St. Louis County set to declare state of emergency ahead of peak flood levels
Volunteers are urgently needed for sandbagging efforts in a small community near Voyageurs National Park.
Brothers Bar & Grill closes in downtown Minneapolis
The Midwest chain closed its St. Cloud location in 2018.
Licensed physician Ken Jeong to do standup in MN this September
The licensed physician will take the stage at Treasure Island Resort and Casino on Sept. 30.
Osseo PD says officer did not pursue suspect who caused fatal crash
The crash happened in Brooklyn Park early Sunday morning.
Suspect arrested after 3 family members stabbed in Albert Lea
The three victims are related, according to police.
50,000 gallons of toilet wastewater leaks into Twin Cities lake
You may want to avoid this body of water.
Evidence that omicron strains BA.4 and BA.5 are in Minnesota
The European CDC has warned of a possible significant summer surge fueled by the omicron subvariants.
Hastings man charged for driving drunk with 2-year-old in vehicle
Matthew Quade's BAC was almost five times over the legal limit when police pulled him over last week.
Arrest made after person shot at Hopkins apartment building
Police say this was an isolated incident and that the victim and suspect knew each other.
BA.2.12.1 omicron subvariant quickly becoming dominant in MN
Experts say the subvariant is more transmissible but there is not evidence to suggest it causes more severe disease.
Teen paddle boarders rescued after 'abrupt wind change' on Lake Superior
The rescue happened off Park Point Beach Saturday.
Northern Minnesota to be featured on the Animal Planet Sunday night
In August, television crews and a team of researchers were in Moose Lake to help investigate claims of Sasquatch roaming around northern Minnesota. The "Finding Bigfoot" episode airs Sunday night.
Cancer fight will delay Minnesota author Vince Flynn's next book
Minnesota author Vince Flynn is telling fans it may be a while before his next book. Flynn posted a statement on his website saying his next Mitch Rapp thriller, 'Kill Shot,' is being delayed until later this winter while he battles prostate cancer.
Minnesota Book Award winners include memoir on Alzheimer's, poems on war
More than 700 attended as winners were crowned in nine categories at the 24th annual Minnesota Book Awards.
Thief allegedly sold library books from four counties to used bookstore
Authorities are still tabulating how many books may have sold by a woman who allegedly used aliases to obtain more library cards. Officials say many of the items were medical books. The bookstore is cooperating with the investigation.
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