Minneapolis City Leaders Discuss Black Lives Matter ProtestsMinneapolis' mayor, police chief and two city council members faced the media Thursday afternoon to discuss the on-going protests in the city's Fourth Precinct. Thursday is the fifth day of protests over the death of 24-year-old Jamar Clark, who was fatally shot by a Minneapolis Police officer last weekend.
Man Arrested For Interfering With Firefighters In Granite FallsCharles Adam Howell, 27, was arrested for disorderly conduct and interfering with firefighters. He's also being charged for property damage, after a witness saw him puncture a nearby vehicle's tire, according to police.
Group of Juveniles Caught 'Batting' Rocks At Carver County HomesCarver County sheriff's deputies caught a group of juveniles who had been running through backyards in Waconia, Minn., "batting" rocks at houses.
Lakefield Company Recalls Gas Fireplaces Due To ExplosionsA Lakefield, Minn. company is recalling 22 gas fireplace models due to the risk of explosions. According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, Hussong Manufacturing is recalling their direct-vent gas fireplaces and gas fireplace inserts that use the American Flame-brand main control modules. The fireplaces - sold under the names Kozy Heat Fireplaces, Ambiance Fireplace and Stellar Hearth Products - were made between Oct. 2009 and April 2013.
Police Seek Driver Who Smashed Through Corrections Building In HudsonPolice in Hudson, Wis., are looking for a person who apparently drove a car through the front entrance of the community corrections building Monday morning, started a fire inside and then fled the scene. Authorities said the incident happened just before 6:30 a.m. Monday as they responded to a report of property damage.
St. Paul Residents Brace Themselves For Red Bull Crashed IceRed Bull is now accepting applications to compete in next year’s Red Bull Crashed Ice Championship in St. Paul. In January, the event brought tens of thousands of spectators to the St. Paul area. Some neighbors complained of property damage caused by the crowd.
Former WCCO Radio Host Describes Colorado FiresFormer WCCO over-night host Al Malmberg reported on the terrible fires near his home in Fort Collins, Colorado.
Racist Graffiti Sprayed On Chanhassen Garage DoorsThe Carver County sheriff's office is asking for the public's help in finding whoever vandalized some garage doors with a racial slur.