Mother Of Woman Killed In NYE Hit & Run: 'Everybody Loved Her'Minneapolis police are looking for the driver of a car that hit and killed a mother of four Thursday night. Aisha Freels, 37, was struck after leaving her home and crossing the street to get in a cab on New Year's Eve. Police say the driver of the car sped off.
State Patrol: 152 DWI Arrests Made Statewide New Year's EveMinnesota State Patrol made 152 DWI arrests New Year's Eve , according to a state patrol spokesperson. The state patrol reported that 125 of those arrests were made after midnight.
4 Things To Know: Crime In Mpls., Terrorism On NYE, Bill Cosby & MoreFrom violent crime being on the rise but arrests being low in Minneapolis to the threat of terrorism at New Year's Eve celebrations across the world, here are the top four stories to know for Jan. 1, 2016.
Mpls. Police: Woman Killed In Hit & Run While Walking To TaxiA woman who was about to get in a cab on New Year's Eve night was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver in Minneapolis. Police spokesperson John Elder says the victim was hit just after 9:20 p.m. on the 3900 block of Lyndale Avenue North.
Good Question: What's The Origin Of The Times Square New Year's Eve Ball?More than half of us watch the New Year's Eve festivities in New York City's Times Square on TV. And the main attraction is the dropping of the 12,000-pound sparkly sphere, which is 12 feet in diameter and has 32,000 LED lights.
Lakeville Mayor Crashes New Year's Eve Parties For Great CauseLakeville's mayor is encouraging others to give back with a promise this New Year's Eve. Matt Little will stop by your party and give a toast for a small donation to any local food shelf or homeless shelter.
Some Local Businesses Say NYE Is Their Busiest Day Of The YearSeveral Twin Cities metro area businesses say New Year's Eve marks their busiest day of the year. Of course, things are typically hustling and bustling at local liquor stores. WCCO caught large lines at Surdyk's Food & Wine in Northeast Minneapolis.
Safe, Cost Effective Transportation Options Available For NYE CelebratorsIt's New Year's Eve and many people are planning to head out on the town to celebrate. But first, make sure to plan a safe ride home! For those celebrating in the metro area, there are plenty of options to make sure you get a sober, safe ride home.
DeRusha Eats: World Class WinesThursday is New Year's Eve, so you know what that means! The champagne toast! But this year, why not step out of your comfort zone and try something different? Jason DeRusha visited World Class Wines and found easy ways to find the perfect bubbly, some even without breaking the bank!
4 Things To Know: Cano Tweets, College Football, New Year's Eve & MoreFrom Minneapolis city council woman Alondra Cano's controversial tweets to New Year's Eve celebrations around the country, here's a look at the top four stories from Thursday, Dec. 31, 2015.
Working For The Weekend: New Year's Best BetsIt is New Year's Eve! If you don't have any plans, we have you covered with these great celebrations being held across the Twin Cities.
Make Sure You Have A Designated Driver On New Year's EveFor more information on Sober Car, call 651-788-9118.
Good Question: What Does 'Auld Lang Syne' Mean?It's a song that's synonymous with New Year's: Auld Lang Syne. Even if you don’t know the words, you certainly know the tune. So, what does Auld Lang Syne mean? Good Question.
Best New Year's Eve 2015 Parties In MinnesotaCelebrate the end of 2015, and the start of 2016, at these local institutions.
5 Of The Best New Year's Eve Celebrations In The WorldA look at five of the best New Year's Eve celebrations from around the world.