Minnesota News

Hennepin County to select nonprofit for immigrant legal defense fund

Aug 13, 2018

County Board expected to decide Tuesday whether to award $275,000 contract.

Judge hears pre-trial arguments in Dai Thao voting case

Aug 13, 2018

Both sides agree council member helped woman vote, but dispute his intent.

DOJ: More than $16 million makes it way to Tom Petters' fraud victims

Aug 13, 2018

More than $16 million seized in connection with Tom Petters’ massive Ponzi scheme is now being returned to hundreds of victims around the world, the U.S. Justice Department announced Monday.

Growing Minneapolis homeless camp raises public health alarms

Aug 13, 2018

The camp dwellers say they feel safer watching over each other in a large group than living scattered on the streets; they are determined to remain despite repeated attempts by the state to clear them out.

Police investigate woman's death in Shakopee

Aug 13, 2018

A death investigation is underway in Shakopee where police say a man killed a woman Sunday afternoon.

St. Paul begins delivering new garbage carts

Aug 13, 2018

The bins will be required for new collection system.

Child drug video investigated in Coon Rapids

Aug 13, 2018

Coon Rapids police have investigated a video of a local teenage girl passing a marijuana pipe to a grade-school-aged relative to smoke.