Missing Children Group Seeks Help Finding 16-Year-Old Hopkins GirlThe National Center for Missing & Exploited Children is asking for help finding a 16-year-old Hopkins girl who has been missing for several weeks.
Teen Crashes Stolen Front End Loader Into Car Dealership, Police SayPolice took a 15-year-old into custody after allegedly stealing a front-end loader and taking it on a destructive joyride.
Missing Teen And Her Baby Found SafeHopkins police say a young mother and her child have been found safe after they were missing for several days. Jolean Sheppard and 15-month-old Angel have been taken to a secure location, according to police.
Charges: Caretaker Assaulted Vulnerable Adult At Hopkins Senior Care FacilityA hidden camera confirmed what a Twin Cities woman feared was happening to her mother at a home for seniors: She was being abused by her care giver. Police say it happened at The Glenn Hopkins senior home, formerly called St. Therese Southwest.
Police: No Injuries In Hopkins Train Vs. Car CrashTwo drivers were unscathed after an accident involving a train in Hopkins Tuesday afternoon. Hopkins police say that accident happened at about 2:30 p.m. at the intersection of Excelsior Boulevard and Jackson Avenue.
Prep Blog: This Weekend's Top High School Match-UpsWe have four huge match-ups on Friday across the state in basketball and hockey, and virtually all are top-10 teams squaring off. A big win can give a team momentum heading into the playoffs, and while nobody likes to lose, it can serve as a gauge for where your team needs to get better.
Prep Blog: Friday's Top Basketball Match-UpsIt's a big weekend for many high school basketball teams as conference races around the Twin Cities are heating up. There are some big games Friday night with conference implications featuring highly-ranked teams facing each other across the Twin Cities both in boys and girls basketball.
Basketball Helps Reinvigorate Struggling North Minneapolis HighA huge high school basketball matchup Tuesday night was about more than just the game -- the top-ranked North High School Polars faced the top-ranked Hopkins Royals.
Prep Blog: Friday's Top High School Match-UpsIt might be early January and our winter weather is finally turning frigid after a mild start, but conference races in the winter high school sports are starting to heat up and take shape.
Program Brings Musical Instruments To Kids Who Can't Afford ThemMore musical instruments are getting into the hands of eager young musicians thanks to a new donation program.
Opponents Of SWLRT Tie Ribbons To Trees In Proposed Route's PathCritics of the proposed Southwest Light Rail line are trying something new in their attempts to stop the project. On Saturday they tied green ribbons on trees that they say would be taken out to make way for the tracks along the Kenilworth Corridor in Minneapolis.
Prep Blog: Section Finals, Previewing 'The Big 4'It's section championship weekend in high school football. Across the state Friday and Saturday, state tournament bids are on the line as teams battle to become one of the eight left battling for a championship among the seven classes in the state.