Minneapolis police recognize newest leaders at promotion ceremony

Minneapolis police recognize newest leaders at promotion ceremony

The city promoted 20 officers, nodding to their vital role in tough times.

University of Minnesota offers students a furry study break

University of Minnesota offers students a furry study break

Feds charge one alleged supplier of deadly carfentanil in Twin Cities

It was the first complaint involving sale of deadly carfentanil in Minnesota.
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In Minnesota, homicides down, bucking U.S. trend

FBI data show rising violence in some areas, with an 8 percent increase in homicides, but not a new national crime wave.
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Minneapolis landlord ordered to pay $24,000 to tenants

Lance Redfield ordered to provide rent abatement, make repairs to property.

Correction for Tuesday, Sept. 26

A headline on C10 Monday should have said the Philadelphia Eagles beat the New York Giants.
A little girl hitched a ride on a rolling suitcase Friday morning at...

New eateries approved for Terminal 1 at MSP Airport

More than two dozen new eateries are planned for the busiest terminal at MSP — ranging from local favorites to national chains offering sushi to steak.
West Metro

Vehicle hits and kills 200-pound bear in Twin Cities suburb

A 200-pound bear was run over and killed during the night in the Twin Cities suburb of Corcoran, authorities said Monday.A passerby alerted police after…

Hwy. 169 to reopen early Tuesday, MnDOT says.

There's potential good news for motorists in Edina, Minnetonka, Hopkins and other parts of the west metro: The Minnesota Department of Transportation plans to reopen…

Husband arrested after wife found dead in south Minneapolis home

A 55-year-old man was arrested Monday after his wife was found dead in their south Minneapolis home.A 911 call about 8:40 a.m. brought police to…

Metro Transit getting 6 electric buses in 2019

Metro Transit won $1.75 million in federal funding to help buy six battery-electric buses, which will be used on the new Penn Avenue rapid bus…
North Metro

12 days in jail for caregiver who taunted Lino Lakes patient, threatened to burn her

Twelve days in jail is the sentence for a onetime Lino Lakes care center employee who was caught on cellphone video taunting a patient about…

Man dies during diving excursion near Split Rock Lighthouse

A man died during a diving excursion with others off the North Shore of Lake Superior, according to authorities.The man died early Saturday afternoon while…
Guide to best of Minnesota biking trails
Special report Guide to best of Minnesota biking trails
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More than 1,500 miles of bike trails line railroad beds and cross public lands.

12-year-old seriously hurt when hit by car in Elk River

A 12-year-old boy was hospitalized Monday morning after he was hit by a car Sunday night in Elk River, the State Patrol said.The boy, identified…
Mohamed lye carries his 2-year old daughter Nafiso, with his wife Said...

New Trump travel ban fuels anxiety in Minnesota

The new order may draw legal challenges, but it's too soon to tell what will eventually happen, said a Somali attorney in Minneapolis.
East Metro
Lorena Sanchez served an order to go as the Roseville McDonalds celebr...

First McDonald's to open in Minnesota celebrates 60th birthday

Baker recalls 1957, when restaurant opened on Snelling Av. in Roseville.

Obituary: Clinton Knudson traveled and taught around the world

Clinton Knudson had a knack for turning strangers into family.As he and his wife traveled the world and taught in the Twin Cities, they nurtured…

DNR estimates surge in wolf population in Minnesota

The number of wolves in northeast Minnesota jumped 25 percent in the past year, most likely because deer, their favorite prey, saw a similar increase…

EPA sues city of Cass Lake over clean up costs of Superfund site

If a judge signs off, the city will pay $30,000.
East Metro

Roseville police chasing 'active leads' in shooting death; victim ID'd

The victim was found shot on the grass next to an apartment complex; no arrests have been made.

Metro Transit fare hikes begin Sunday

Metro Transit fare increases go into effect Oct. 1.Local off-peak fares will rise from $1.75 to $2 and local peak fares will rise from $2.25…

Dry weather helps Minnesota farmers begin soybean harvest

Parts of Minnesota have been dry enough lately to allow farmers to begin harvesting soybeans.

MSP plans big changes on retail and food front

Travelers at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport have their choice of nearly 50 new retailers and restaurants added over the past year. And more changes are coming.