Minneapolis Makes Juneteenth An Official City HolidayJuneteenth, observed on June 19, commemorates the day in 1865 when enslaved Black Americans in Galveston, Texas finally learned they had been freed two-and-a-half years earlier, when President Abraham Lincoln signed the Emancipation Proclamation.
Sources: Minnesota Trial For 3 Other Officers In George Floyd Case Postponed Until 2022Sources tell WCCO that the Minnesota trial of the three other officers accused in the George Floyd case will be postponed from this August until 2022.
Otis 'Popeye' Givens Charged With Murder In Mpls. Parking Garage ShootingA Brooklyn Center man is charged with second-degree murder, accused of killing a woman in a Minneapolis parking garage by shooting her in the back of the head.
Target Field Holds Hiring Event In Anticipation Of Full ReopeningTarget Field and Delaware North are holding a hiring event Wednesday in search of people to work in the concession stands when the facility reopens completely.
Derek Chauvin Conviction: Judge Says Prosecutors Proved Multiple Aggravated Sentencing Factors, Including CrueltyA ruling Wednesday morning could lead to a longer sentence for former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin, who was convicted last month in the murder of George Floyd.
'U' Regent 'To Start Asking Questions' About Gopher Football InjuriesA University of Minnesota regent is sharing his concerns about the Gopher football program.
Bahjo Mohamed, Pioneering Light Rail Operator, Dies In Somalia Suicide BombingA suicide bombing in Somalia over the weekend killed a young mother who lived in Hopkins for many years.
Woman Killed In Rollover Crash In North Minneapolis A woman is dead following a rollover crash early Tuesday morning in north Minneapolis.
Unnecessary Roughness? Former Gophers Claim Tough Practices Ended Football CareersFormer Gopher athletes have come forward with allegations of tough football practices that ended their careers -- and they're not alone.
'U' Officials: Several Students Robbed Of Cellphones In Past 5 Days On Minneapolis CampusUniversity of Minnesota officials say 10 students have been victims of cellphone robberies and thefts in the past five days on the Minneapolis campus's East Bank.
Mayor Frey: Calls To Defund Minneapolis Police Have Played Role In Crime SpikeShootings, some fatal, are all playing out in and around where people live and work in Minneapolis.
Minneapolis Officials Asking For Public Comments On Proposed Juneteenth City HolidayThe City of Minneapolis is encouraging public comments on a proposal that will make Juneteenth a new city holiday.
7 People Shot, 1 Fatally, In 8-Hour Span In MinneapolisOne person is dead after a violent weekend in Minneapolis, with a total of seven people shot in an eight-hour span.
11-Year-Old Girl Reunited With Family After Going Missing In MinneapolisMinneapolis police say an 11-year-old girl is missing, and they're asking for the public's help.
3 Hospitalized, 1 Critical After Shooting At North Minneapolis PartyThree people were hospitalized, one in critical condition, after a shooting at a party in north Minneapolis early Sunday morning.