Minnesota kids get a taste of Super Bowl excitement

Minnesota kids get a taste of Super Bowl excitement

Charity event at Edina's Braemar Field helps to create a new generation of football fans.
Local

The state officially changes Lake Calhoun to Bde Maka Ska

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The state officially changes Lake Calhoun to Bde Maka Ska
The name change, approved by the DNR today, now has to be approved by the federal government. The department's decision follows resolutions passed by the Hennepin County Board and the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board.
Local

St. Paul looks to strengthen sustainable building requirements

January 18
St. Paul looks to strengthen sustainable building requirements
Local
24 minutes ago

Police: Ex-boyfriend killed Edina woman in Minnesota, burned body in New Orleans

Felony charge reveals chronic violence against the woman, and marriage of the suspect to another man.
Local
40 minutes ago

Richfield, police union argue over case of fired cop at appeals court

Rare appeal tests the power of public employee arbitration and handling of police misconduct.
Super Bowl LII
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'Coats, hats and gloves:' Minneapolis kids rap tips for Super Bowl guests

Franklin Middle School video shows visitors how to have fun — and bundle up.
Super Bowl LII
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With icy attractions and extra bar hours, St. Paul to share in Super Bowl

The big game is in Minneapolis, but St. Paul officials hope crowds cross the river.
Local
8:20am

Currents: Cori Mattke, associate director, Minnesota Aquatic Invasive Species Research Center

Outdoors people and their interests: What they are reading, following, doing.
Local
5:52am

Minnesota GOP board grants party chairwoman request for commission

Jennifer Carnahan asked for 10% of major donations, in addition to her $67,000 base salary.
Local
5:44am

ADHD drug use spikes among women of child-bearing age

Effects on pregnancy, fetal health largely unknown.
South Metro
January 18

Warroad man, 89, dies in Roseau County crash

An 89-year-old man from Warroad, Minn., died Thursday in a one-vehicle crash in Roseau County, according to the State Patrol.The man, whose name has not…
Local
January 18

KKK group from North Carolina is recruiting members on Iron Range

Recruiting effort met by outrage in three cities.
North Metro
January 18

East Bethel man dies in snowmobile crash

An East Bethel man was found dead Thursday after crashing his snowmobile on Coon Lake.The body of Corey Glen Watson, 32, was found by a…
Senior homes residents abused and ignored across Minnesota
Special Report Senior homes residents abused and ignored across Minnesota
updated 2 hours 41 mins. ago
Each year, hundreds of Minnesotans are beaten, sexually assaulted or robbed in senior care homes. Their cases are seldom investigated, leaving families in the dark.
West Metro
January 18

Edina police say missing woman is dead and fugitive ex-boyfriend is suspect

Man jailed in Arkansas is wanted in girlfriend's disappearance.
St. Paul
January 18

Science Museum's 'Year of the Engineer' seeks to encourage new generation

Programs offered are focused on fostering an interest in STEM fields.
Local
January 18
Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey listened as Minneapolis Police Chief Meda...

Police chief promises welcoming Super Bowl experience, not 'military occupation'

But police chief promises a "rigorous" presence.
Minneapolis
January 18

Unattended candle cause of fire that killed Wisconsin boy, 4

Authorities say an unattended candle was the cause of a Monday house fire that killed a 4-year-old western Wisconsin boy, the St. Croix County Sheriff's…
Local
January 18

'Hacker-for-hire' defendant pleads guilty to attacking Minnesota websites

Agents also found AR-15 parts, "hundreds of rounds"of ammunition.
State + Local
January 18

Stras clears Senate committee vote on appeals court nomination

Sen. Amy Klobuchar joined Republicans in favor of the nomination.
Guide to best of Minnesota biking trails
Special report Guide to best of Minnesota biking trails
updated 22 hours 35 mins. ago
More than 1,500 miles of bike trails line railroad beds and cross public lands.
South Metro
January 18

Lakeville middle school principal on leave amid police investigation

Police are investigating unauthorized use of computer equipment.
Local
January 18

What's more Minnesotan than throwing a Super Bowl party on a frozen lake?

Let Minneapolis have its fancy Super Bowl parties with Jimmy Fallon, Snoop Dogg and Justin Timberlake.Otter Tail County is going old school.Out in west-central Minnesota,…
Minneapolis
January 18

Saints fan in St. Louis Park charged with assaulting roommate after Vikings win

A New Orleans Saints fan assaulted his roommate after the team’s dramatic loss on Sunday to the Minnesota Vikings, according to charges. Arcoil Bordayo, 38,…
Local
January 18

Robert 'Skip' Wilke, YMCA camping champion, dies at 79

People don't often get a chance to pursue a childhood passion for an entire lifetime, but when the folks of the YMCA's Camp Menogyn in…