Minnesota News
  • MN River Access

    The Department of Natural Resources has closed the Thompson Ferry Public Water Access on the Minnesota River in Jordan. Recent river bank slumping caused extensive damage to the boat ramp, creating unsafe conditions. Boaters needing …

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    11 Aug 17
  • Restored Rotunda Ceiling

    (Learfield News Service/St. Paul, MN) The State Capitol Grand re-Opening celebration kicks off today (Friday). After nearly four years of construction, the restored Capitol building–with a $310 million price tag–is ready for its close-up. Activities …

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    11 Aug 17
  • Fire

    MELROSE, Minn. (AP) — A cattle barn fire has killed about two dozen calves in central Minnesota. The Stearns County Sheriff’s Office says deputies and Elrosa firefighters were called to a barn fire at the …

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    11 Aug 17
  • Falcon Heights Shooting

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A judge has ordered that the mother of Philando Castile, a motorist fatally shot by a Minnesota police officer last summer, receive what remains of a $3 million settlement after attorneys are …

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    11 Aug 17
  • Minnehaha Academy Explosion

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A memorial service is scheduled this weekend for the second victim of a natural gas explosion that caused part of a Minneapolis school to collapse. Minnehaha Academy says on its Facebook page …

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    10 Aug 17
  • NTSB

    OSHKOSH, Wis. (AP) — Federal investigators say the pilot of a seaplane that crashed on Lake Winnebago in eastern Wisconsin last month, killing himself and a passenger, tried to take off for Minnesota despite warnings …

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    09 Aug 17
  • court

    ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — Authorities have charged a St. Cloud man with second-degree murder for allegedly throwing a punch that killed another man. The criminal complaint against 21-year-old Travis Johnson accuses him of striking …

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    09 Aug 17
  • Hutchinson Police Cruiser

    Hutchinson Police assisted a Metro Police Department in arresting a suspect wanted in connection with a shots fired incident that occurred at a residence in Brooklyn Park. Brooklyn Park Police had reason to believe the …

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    08 Aug 17