Minnesota News
  • Latest Police say 5 shot near Minneapolis protest site

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The latest in the investigation into the fatal shooting of a black man by Minneapolis police that has sparked days of demonstrations (all times local): 1 a.m. Minneapolis police say five people …

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    24 Nov 15
  • Police union says unarmed suspect was shot attacking officer

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Minneapolis police have released partial service records for the two officers involved in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black man. Mark Ringgenberg and Dustin Schwarze both joined the department 13 months …

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    19 Nov 15
  • Police union says unarmed suspect was shot attacking officer

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The head of the Minneapolis police union says an unarmed, black assault suspect who was fatally shot by police was disarming the officer and was not handcuffed. Lieutenant Bob Kroll is president …

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    19 Nov 15
  • Dayton decries political 'showmanship' over Syrian refugees

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton says other governors declaring their states closed to Syrian refugees are guilty of “showmanship” and are turning their backs on people trying to escape terrorism in …

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    18 Nov 15
  • Minnesotans march in solidarity after Paris attacks

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Hundreds of people marched from a French-language school and culture center in Minneapolis to a local church to show solidarity with France. Sunday’s march happened two days after attacks left more than …

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    16 Nov 15
  • Minnesota hunters register over 68K deer at start of season

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota hunters registered over 68,400 deer on the first three days of the state’s firearms deer season. The Department of Natural Resources says that’s up over 6 percent from the …

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    11 Nov 15
  • Minnesota farmers poised for record corn, soybean crops

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – With Minnesota’s fall harvest nearly over, the U.S. Department of Agriculture has boosted forecasts for what were already expected to be record corn and soybean crops. Tuesday’s update estimates Minnesota’s …

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    11 Nov 15
  • Minnesota hunter shot, wounded on opening day of deer season

    HOLLOWAY, Minn. (AP) – Authorities in western Minnesota say a hunter was accidentally shot and wounded on the opening day of the state’s firearms deer season. The Swift County Sheriff’s Office says 36-year-old Robert Schlieman …

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    09 Nov 15