Rogers Youth Basketball Team Booted From League For Being 'Too Good'A high school level girls team from the Rogers Area Youth Basketball Association found out a day before a tournament that it had been kicked out of the Northwest Suburban Basketball League because the players were "too talented."
Fmr. Rogers Student Receives Settlement After Suing SchoolA former Rogers high school student has won a big settlement after he was suspended over a tweet about a teacher. In 2013, Reid Sagehorn posted a two word tweet that resulted in his suspension.
Best Neighborhoods To Trick-Or-Treat In MinnesotaFind the best places for trick-or-treat in Minnesota.
Prep Blog: Section Finals, Previewing 'The Big 4'It's section championship weekend in high school football. Across the state Friday and Saturday, state tournament bids are on the line as teams battle to become one of the eight left battling for a championship among the seven classes in the state.
Rogers Police: Pursuit Results In 2 Crashes, 1 Arrest & 2 Suspects FleeingRogers police say they were involved in a pursuit that resulted in two crashes and two suspects getting away Wednesday morning.
Police: Recreational Trailer Stolen From Rogers Parking LotPolice are investigating after a recreational trailer was reportedly stolen from a parking lot at a business just northwest of the Twin Cities metro. The Rogers Police Department said the incident happened Oct. 7.
I-94 In Rogers Reopens With More Lanes, Less TrafficDrivers traveling along Interstate 94 in the northwest metro are receiving some good news Tuesday. I-94 will now have more lanes, more ramps and less traffic.
Prep Blog: Week 6, Previewing 'The Big 4'It's another huge week in high school football as after Friday night's action, there are just two weeks left in the regular season. That means the focus for many teams has shifted to the playoffs. The primary focus is still the Friday night opponent every week, but teams are now looking at where they might be headed for the postseason.
Brooklyn Park Officer Recovering After Falling Through Ceiling A Brooklyn Park Police officer is in the hospital with very serious head injuries after falling through an attic floor Tuesday night.
Prep Blog: Week 3, Previewing 'The Big 4'There are several big games on the schedule this week, many that have undefeated teams meeting each other. There are even a few rivalry games, which tend to mean just a little bit more than others in the course of a season. Every game is big, but it's that much more important to beat a familiar team that's always a good test, that always gives you trouble.
Special Needs Teacher Charged With Sex Assault Of 16-Year-Old GirlA 47-year-old Rogers man who is a special education teacher in New Hope is accused of sexually assaulting a 16-year-old female student, according to charges filed Tuesday by the Hennepin County attorney.
Strong Law Enforcement Presence Expected At Officer Besser's FuneralMinnesota's Law Enforcement Memorial Association will have a major presence at Sunday's funeral for Officer Todd Besser. Besser was a long-time member of the Elk River Police Department, and was off-duty when he and his son, Blake, were slain a week ago.
Prep Blog: This Weekend's Top High School Match-UpsAfter a brief stint with some rough spring weather, the state's high school spring sports have been back in action lately as we get ready to head to the postseason. The prep baseball, softball and golf seasons are all taking shape with a few weeks to go before we have playoff brackets and sectional play. Here's a look at some of the big games Friday on the high school sports scene.
Roughly 4,000 Without Power In Twin CitiesAlmost 4,000 people in the Twin Cities are without power Wednesday morning. According to Xcel Energy center roughly 1,924 people in the Rogers area are without power and another 1,948 people are without power near Woodbury.
Fire Destroys Home In RogersFire destroyed a home in Rogers Wednesday night, but spared the business next door. The fire broke out around 10:30 p.m. at the corner of Main Street and 129th Avenue North, and engulfed the house.