Minnesota Weather: 'Unprecedented' Statewide Air Quality Alert ContinuesMinnesota will stay under an alert for “unprecedented” poor air quality for at least another day, as Canadian wildfire smoke continues to pour into the state.
Minnesota Weather: Dangerous, Smoky Air Could Linger Longer Than Our Current AlertThree fires have the potential to spread into Minnesota, especially with the wind blowing from the north.
Minnesota Weather: Air Quality Alert Extended Due To ‘Unprecedented’ ConditionsThe Minnesota Pollution Control Agency has extended and upgraded the air quality alert in much of the state due to "unprecedented" conditions caused by wildfire smoke.
The Do's And Don'ts As Air Quality Alert Casts Pall Over MinnesotaWe've already seen the air quality index at the second-most dangerous level. We will see it on and off that level through Tuesday, so there are some activities you may want to avoid.
'Bud's Jacket': Woman From White Bear Lake Unveils Her Uncle's WWII Story With New BookIn 1943, American bombardier Bud Wilschke’s plane was shot down in France. For months, he moved across the countryside trying to escape enemy soldiers. It was an untold story until his niece in White Bear Lake found a box that documented his ordeal.
Awwal Adebayo Ladipo, 25, Dies After Assault Leaves Him With Brain InjuryAn attack outside a night spot has left a young man dead and his family pleading for answers. Twenty-five-year-old Awwal Ladipo died two days after a fight in north Minneapolis.
How Feds Are Working To Crack Down On Crimes Committed With Illegal FirearmsAs the metro has seen an uptick in violent crime this summer, recently released Bureau of Criminal Apprehension statistics point to staggering numbers in 2020.
House Ethics Complaint Against Rep. John Thompson Dismissed After He Agrees To ApologizeThe House GOP says it has other ethics complaints against Thompson drafted, though not yet submitted.
Starbuck Man Arrested On 5 Felony Charges For Child Pornography DistributionThe Pope County Sheriff’s Office arrested a 47-year-old man for five felony charges of distribution of child pornography.
Jomoy Lee, 18, Pleads Guilty In Shootings That Killed Lacy Johnson Campaign VolunteerThe shooting happened in broad daylight at the Super USA at the intersection of North Fremont and Dowling avenues last September.
Rep. Ilhan Omar Introduces Bills That Aim For Guaranteed IncomeMinnesota Rep. Ilhan Omar introduced the Sending Unconditional Payments to People Overcoming Resistances to Triumph (SUPPORT) Act and the Genuine Progress Indicator (GPI) Act on Friday.
Alexis Saborit Charged With Beheading Girlfriend In ShakopeeA 42-year-old Shakopee man is charged with beheading his girlfriend in Shakopee.
End Of Federal Eviction Moratorium Won’t Affect Minnesota Renters, State Is On ‘Its Own Timeline’The looming federal eviction moratorium from the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention is set to end Saturday, although Minnesotans will have continued coverage.
COVID-19 In MN: Health Officials Report 700+ Additional Virus Cases, 5 More DeathsAs the state begins offering vaccination incentives worth $100, Minnesota health officials reported on Friday 702 additional virus cases and five more deaths attributed to COVID-19.
$20K Reward Offered For Info On 2019 Homicide In Maple Grove Park The family of a man fatally shot in a Maple Grove park in 2019 is offering up to $20,000 for information that leads to a break in the case.