Driver Swerves To Avoid Bear, Hits Another Vehicle Head-OnThe St. Louis County Sheriff's Office says no one was seriously hurt after a driver swerved for a bear cub, hitting another vehicle head-on Saturday afternoon.
Strong Winds Overturn Sailboat In Minnesota; 2 Men SafeTwo men are safe after strong winds overturned their sailboat on a lake in west-central Minnesota.
Child Fatally Shot In Heron Lake HomeA child is dead after they were shot in a Heron Lake home on Wednesday, the Jackson County Sheriff's Office said.
Minneapolis Council Member Hosts Overnight Safety Walk DowntownA Minneapolis City Council member walked around downtown with his constituents overnight after they asked him about safety in the area.
Minnesota Weather: Storms In Southwestern, West Central Parts Of StateSouthwestern and west central Minnesota have slight and enhanced threats for severe weather overnight with the main impacts being damaging wind and hail. Northern Minnesota through the heart of the Twin Cities has the lowest threat for severe weather.
3-on-3 Basketball To Make Olympic DebutA new sport is making its Olympic debut next summer in Tokyo: three-on-three basketball. A tournament today in Blaine was part of the process of choosing Team USA.
1 Killed In Cylon Township Vehicle CrashA 23-year-old man died in a single-vehicle crash in the 2300 block of State Highway 46 on Saturday, the St. Croix County Sheriff's Office said. First responders found Corey Allen Peterson, of Amery, Wisconsin, ejected from his car.
St. Cloud State Committed Cross Country Runner Severely Injured In CrashA cross country star's collegiate dreams were drastically changed in an instant after a car crash on Aug. 1 in Forest Lake. Eighteen-year-old Jesse Overland survived, but was seriously hurt when a truck T-boned her car as she was turning into her driveway.
Police Say Tree Placed On Mendota Heights Road Was Prank That Could "Go Very Badly"A tree intentionally placed on Mendota Heights Road and Huber Drive caught the attention of police early Saturday morning. In a Facebook post, the Mendota Heights Police Department said an officer was driving behind an SUV around 1 a.m. Saturday when the SUV ran over the tree.
Protesters Disrupt Panel On Deadly Police Force EncountersThe first hearing of a working group on deadly force encounters with police got off to a rocky start today. It was the first meeting of this 16-member panel.
1 Killed, 6 Injured In Kanabec County Motorcycle-Vehicle CrashA Saturday morning motorcycle-vehicle crash in Brunswick Township left one dead and six injured, the State Patrol said. The crash occurred at Highway 70 and Mahogany Street just before 8:30 a.m.
Wisconsin Native Americans Granted Funds For Green ProjectsTwo Native American tribes in Wisconsin are receiving federal grants for renewable energy projects that tribe members say will help reduce costs and lead to energy independence. The Bad River Band of Lake Superior Chippewa in Odanah received a nearly $1 million grant, and the Forest County Potawatomi Community in Crandon got a grant for more than $1.5 million.
St. Paul Man Found Guilty In Early 2019 Fatal StabbingA St. Paul man has been found guilty fatally stabbing a man earlier this year after they offended each other during a rap battle. The Star Tribune reports 29-year-old Quinten Osgood was convicted Friday of two counts of second-degree murder and one count of first-degree manslaughter for the January killing of Anthony Madison.
2 Killed In Single-Vehicle Crash Near Barron, WisconsinAuthorities say two people died early Saturday morning when they crashed and were ejected from their vehicle in Barron County, Wisconsin.
New Brighton Dachshund Dash Benefits Alzheimer's AssociationWhile it's fun for the racers, residents at Brightondale Senior Campus assisted living love it even more.