Northwest Suburbs Keep Close Eye On Potential FloodingCommunities in the northwest suburbs are again keeping a close eye on the Mississippi River. It's all due to rising water levels caused by the formation of ice dams.
Anthony Watson ID'd As Man Fatally Stabbed On METRO Blue Line Light Rail TrainA passenger could soon face charges in a deadly stabbing aboard a METRO Blue light rail train early Thursday morning.
Angie Craig, School Leaders Fight Against Rolling Back Of School Lunch Nutrition StandardsDespite government plans to reduce school lunch nutrition standards, one Minnesota district vows not to change.
Twin Cities Man Attempts To Break World Ice Speed RecordKurt Anderson will strap himself into a rocket-powered dragster in only a few short weeks, and set off on a very quick run down an ice-covered Wisconsin lake.
Winter Weather Expected To Hit The Bulls-Eye For Hockey Day MinnesotaThis is the 8th annual North American Pond Hockey Championships, and the Zamboni will refinish the ice, but players will still have to clear snow. With 560 players coming, that shouldn't be a problem.
Mississippi River Ice Dam Leads To Flooding ConcernsThe National Weather Service flood forecast center expects the river to crest very shortly and then do a very gradual decline.
Proposed Constitutional Amendment Seeks To Close Achievement GapMinnesota voters could be choosing more than a new President, Congress and state lawmakers this coming November.
Amid Wildfires, UW-Eau Claire Marching Band Travels To AustraliaEvery two years the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire marching Blugolds go international. For sophomore trumpet player, Lucy Smith, the upcoming trip to Australia and New Zealand is dream come true.
Crystal City Plow Driver Discovers House Fire Overnight, Helps Resident To SafetyPolice in Crystal say a woman is in the hospital after a house fire in Crystal overnight.
'Somebody Had A Change Of Heart': Stolen Baby Jesus Figurine Returned To Historic St. Cloud NativityA 75-year-old baby Jesus figurine from a beloved St. Cloud nativity scene was returned after being stolen a year ago.
Fatal Snowmobile Crashes Are On The Rise, DNR ReportsThe DNR reported that last winter, 10 riders died in snowmobile crashes, compared to five the year before and three two years before that.
Citizens Asked To Help With State’s Historic Preservation PlanThe Minnesota Historic Preservation Office is conducting a public survey to help it shape the Statewide Preservation Plan over the next 10 years.
E. Coli In Romaine Lettuce Sickens At Least 9 In Minn., N.D., Wis.In November, romaine lettuce grown in the Salinas region of California sickened people in 23 states.
'It Goes A Long Way': Elk River Program Helps Vets Shovel Snow"Beyond the Yellow Ribbon" program will match needy and deployed veterans with willing volunteers.
'I Was In Shock': Vikings Halftime Hot Air Balloon Disaster Recounted 50 Years LaterDec. 14 marks the 50th anniversary of a Vikings halftime show that caught the nation's attention -- and almost cost an 11-year-old boy his life.