Minnesota Weather: Northern Lights Possible Friday Night, Clear Skies ExpectedMinnesotans may get a chance Friday to enjoy the aurora borealis on a crisp autumn night.
Damaged Tower Knocks Out Power To Aurora In NE MinnesotaA damaged switch tower has knocked out power in the city of Aurora in northeastern Minnesota. Minnesota Power says a contractor was doing work in the area when the tower that feeds the substation for the city was damaged around 8 a.m. Saturday.
Man Pleads Guilty To Sniper-Style Murder Of Ex-GirlfriendAn Aurora man will spend 35 years behind bars after a plea deal in the murder case involving his ex-girlfriend, who he shot outside of an American Legion last fall.
Homeowner Safe, Dog Dies In St. Louis County House FireA homeowner got out safely but a dog was killed in a northern Minnesota house fire Wednesday afternoon, according to the St. Louis County Sheriff's Office.
DNR Restricts Signs For Aurora Forum On PolyMet PermitsThe Department of Natural Resources is restricting what kinds of signs people can bring to a forum in Aurora on the permitting process for the proposed PolyMet copper-nickel mine.
Police: 1 Killed, 1 Arrested In Aurora American Legion ShootingA 49-year-old woman is dead after a shooting at the American Legion in Aurora, Minnesota Sunday evening, according to East Range police.
Ely Officer Charged With Criminal Sexual ConductThe St. Louis County Attorney's Office says an Ely police officer has been formally charged with having sex with a teen. Sgt. Jason Allen Carlson, 37, was charged Friday with one count of third-degree criminal sexual conduct for allegedly having sexual contact with a teenage girl last December.
Victim Of ATV Fatal Crash In NE Minnesota IdentifiedAuthorities in northeastern Minnesota have released the name of a 37-year-old man killed in an all-terrain vehicle crash over the weekend.
Aurora Couple Injured When Motorcycle Hits Deer In DuluthAn Aurora couple were thrown from their motorcycle when they hit a deer Friday evening in Duluth. The St. Louis County Sheriff's Office says 62-year-old Curtis Allen Wick and 55-year-old Kim Marie Wick were driving on the Vermilion Trail at Three Lakes Road just before 9 p.m. when a deer crossed in front of them.
4 Things To Know: Nepal Earthquake, Theater Massacre Trial & MoreFrom massive destruction following a Nepal earthquake to a tornado in Texas, here are the four things you need to know from Monday, April 27.
Girl Quarantined With Mumps Received VaccinationA Twin Cities mom says her 6-year-old daughter contracted the mumps despite getting all of her vaccines on time. The little girl, named Aurora, is in quarantine right now through Christmas to prevent others from getting the highly-contagious disease that has no known cure or treatment.
2nd Meeting On PolyMet Mine Set For AuroraThe second public meeting on the proposed PolyMet copper-nickel mine is being held in the Iron Range city of Aurora. The meeting at Mesabi East High School runs from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. Wednesday.
37-Year-Old Man Killed In ATV Accident Near AuroraA 37-year-old Cloquet, Minn. man has been killed in an ATV accident in St. Louis County, according to the county's sheriff's office.
Sheriff: 2 Hurt In St. Louis County Home InvasionAuthorities said two people were hurt early Tuesday morning during a home invasion in northern Minnesota, and two suspects are in custody. The St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office responded to a reported home invasion at about 12:13 a.m. Tuesday on the 200 block of West Second Avenue in Aurora.
Minnesotan Makes It To Semifinals In Nat'l Spelling BeeOne Minnesotan is among the 42 youngsters who have advanced to the semifinals of the Scripps National Spelling Bee. Eighth-grader Emma Greenlee, of Aurora, is among those hoping to advance to the championship finals on Thursday afternoon.