Many in the Somali community turn to the Karmel Plaza in Minneapolis for traditional clothing, food and other goods. Known as the Somali mall, most of the customers and business owners are of east African descent but all are welcome.
Aaron Schnagl, the man accused of killing an Oakdale woman who went missing in December 2012, appeared in Chisago County court Monday as his trial began.
You only have a few hours to try to win the largest lottery jackpot in history. The Powerball jackpot soared to $900 million Saturday morning. Lottery retailers around Minnesota are trying to keep up with demand.
Logically, we think that every beginning has an end, and that a time consuming task will eventually see its conclusion.
We have all heard about the benefits of solar energy, but the cost can make that transition difficult. Solar panel installation on a home in Minnesota averages between $20,000 and $40,000.
The purple and gold head to Green Bay for the final game of the regular season. The NFC North championship is on the line with both teams tied this season at 10 and 5.
The Minnesota Department of Transportation says the salt is ready, the plows are in gear, and crews are keeping a watchful eye on the winter storm forecasted to dump more than six inches of snow on a swath of southern Minnesota.
Five days into the start of winter and most of Minnesota and western Wisconsin saw the first snow fall of the season. The timing could not be better for businesses that see a boost when the flakes start falling.
It is the one day of the year that most business close their doors to observe the Christmas holiday. That leaves very few options for dining or entertainment and creates a sudden rush for the restaurants and businesses that stay open.
Even though winter officially started earlier this week, the winter weather has been slow to arrive. Those hoping to snow shoe or drop a fishing line in a frozen lake will have to wait, possibly, up to a couple of more weeks.
In the beginning, every hockey player faces the same challenges. Coaches help develop the skills of skating and scoring. Dale Veer has had that responsibility for the last 25 years and every one of his players has been an athlete with special needs.
Game day for the Cashin family is a rush of last minute preparations. Sam Cashin, 23, turns his attention to the competition.
This week as part of our Trees of Hockey series, we’re heading out onto the hockey rink with the Minnesota Special Hockey League.
In the state of hockey, there’s a belief that everyone should have a chance to play the game. But for people with special needs, that wasn’t always the case.
Four years ago, the shooting death of a Twin Cities toddler shocked the community and left police with a difficult case. Investigators are still looking for the person who killed Terrell Mayes.
If you’ve never tried it, at the very least, you’ve probably smelled it. Lutefisk season is upon us, as many Minnesotans celebrate their Scandinavian heritage.
Organizers of the U.S. Pond Hockey Championships may announce some big changes next week to the popular outdoor event. The ice is far from ready on Lake Nokomis with less than a month until the outdoor tournament. The warm December weather has kept the Minneapolis lake from freezing over.
In team sports, the focus is never on just one player but there’s no denying that Becca Lorsung is a standout on her hockey team, the New Hope Raptors.
A judge had harsh words for a Twin Cities man who admitted to strangling his wife and hiding her body nearly 20 years ago. In court Friday, that judge called Norman Bachman a terrible person and then sent him to prison for just over 13 years.
Active shooting scenes like this week’s in California could have an impact on training techniques for law enforcement in Minnesota. According to Hennepin County Sheriff Rich Stanek, when a mass shooting happens like the ones in Paris, San Bernardino or Colorado Springs, local law enforcement will later work with federal law enforcement to dissect the situation.
One Minnesota boy is learning how the power of the written word can bring two strangers together. Eight-year-old Braxton Lautizi has people from around the world who want to be his pen pal, and it all started with a request over social media.
One man is in jail after allegedly assaulting a Brooklyn Park police officer during an overnight arrest.
A new, hot holiday gift is taking flight this year. With prices starting as low as $60, sales for drones are soaring. Thanks to evolving technology, anyone from kids to adults can pilot a drone.
The search for the perfect Christmas tree is underway at tree farms and tree lots around Minnesota. Many families will head to tree farms, like Krueger’s Christmas Tree Farm, where the centerpiece of yuletide festivities sits on 50 acres.
Black Friday is here and despite many stores opening last night, many are still up early this morning looking for great deals.