'We Have To Do Something': North Minneapolis Bishop Hosts Gun Buyback Amid Rising HomicidesIt's one of the most troubling statistics of 2020: homicide is up in Minneapolis. There were 48 in 2019, but there have already been 59 this year.
Gun Sales Up In Minnesota, Ammo Supplies Reportedly LimitedThe National Shooting Sports Foundation says there were about 21,900 background checks for gun purchases in Minnesota in August of 2019. This year, there were nearly 35,000 in the same month.
Gun Safety Group To Spend $1M To Flip GOP-Controlled Minnesota SenateGOP senators have blocked legislation supported by the Democratic-controlled House and Democratic Gov. Tim Walz for universal background checks on gun sales and a “red flag law."
Philando Castile's Mother To Join DPS Officials For Announcement On Changes To Minnesota Driver's ManualChanges will be announced to the Minnesota Driver's Manual Monday after the mother of Philando Castile pushed for updates after his killing.
'People Are Really Scared': George Floyd Unrest, Pandemic Fueling Minnesota Gun Sales SurgeHealth and safety concerns appear to be contributing to a surge in gun sales.
Minnesota House Passes 2 Gun Bills: Background Checks & 'Red Flag' LawTwo major gun bills passed in the Democrat-controlled Minnesota House Thursday evening.
Where Are The Guns Used In Twin Cities Crimes Coming From?Of the 69 homicides in Minneapolis and St. Paul this year, 59 of them happened with a gun. So, where are these guns coming from?
Police: 5-Year-Old Finds Handgun At Wisconsin School Police say a 5-year-old student found a handgun in the grass at a Madison elementary school.
Democratic Presidential Candidates Blame Trump, NRA For Inaction On GunsDemocratic presidential candidates on Saturday placed responsibility for inaction on gun violence in the hands of President Donald Trump and the National Rifle Association.
More Than 1,000 Gun Control Supporters Rally At State CapitolThe recent mass shootings are inspiring gun control supporters to take action right here in Minnesota.
8-Year-Old Girl Finds Handgun In Her Backpack At St. Paul SchoolPolice in St. Paul are investigating how a loaded handgun ended up in the backpack of an elementary school student.
Gun Control Proposals Shot Down At State CapitolTwo proposals would have expanded background checks for firearms transfers and allowed police to temporarily confiscate guns from people judged to be an imminent threat.
S.D. Senate Panel OKs Concealed Handguns Without PermitSenate President Pro Tempore Brock Greenfield, the bill's sponsor, says people are being asked to "lease back" their constitutionally protected right to bear firearms.
Gun Range Provides Safe Space For LGBT Gun Rights GroupPink Pistols, an LGBT gun rights group with chapters in dozens of cities across the nation, has been around in Minnesota for nearly two decades.