The U.S. Forest Service has re-opened two parts of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness that had been closed because of wildfires.
Authorities say the fatal shooting of two people in Robbinsdale last week was a murder-suicide.
In the wake of the attack on the U.S. diplomatic mission in Libya, U.S. Rep. Keith Ellison, D-Minn., says Americans need to understand the complexities of the political situation in the north African country.
Vice President Joe Biden brings the presidential race to Minneapolis. The head football coach at Minnesota State University-Mankato was arrested and is facing possible child pornography charges. A Minneapolis park police officer is recovering from a stab wound after a confrontation with a robbery suspect. Pigs will be welcome at the state fair, despite concerns about influenza. And Minnesota high school students continue to perform above average on the ACT college entrance exam.
Minnesota Court of Appeals Judge Wilhelmina Wright will soon take her place on the state Supreme Court. Wright will be the first state Supreme Court justice who is both African American and female.
An organic farmer from northern Iowa is recalling grape tomatoes distributed in stores in three states, including Minnesota and Wisconsin because they may contain salmonella.
A group opposed to the hunting and trapping of gray wolves is petitioning the Department of Natural Resources to cancel this year's planned wolf hunt in Minnesota.
Minnesotans closed their streets, fired up their grills and hosted block parties for National Night Out. In north Minneapolis, neighborhoods where two young boys died in shootings say they remain resilient.
Four people were hurt in two separate incidents Monday afternoon at agricultural facilities in southwestern Minnesota.
The Department of Veterans Affairs and the Hennepin County Sheriff's Office are offering a $10,000 reward for information about the desecration of a grave at Fort Snelling National Cemetery.
Volunteer pilots and observers with the Civil Air Patrol will take to the air for a seventh day tomorrow to search for a missing Twin Cities pilot.
The six-stage bicycle race begins with women's and men's time trials this morning on South Mississippi River Boulevard in St. Paul.
Four teenagers at Century Middle School in Lakeville are facing gross misdemeanor charges for allegedly taking and forwarding pictures of two girls undressing in a locker room.
Civil Air Patrol crews are continuing to search the Arrowhead region of northeastern Minnesota for a twin-engine plane that went missing Friday.
The Vikings' new wide receiver Jerome Simpson is facing a three-game unpaid suspension and an NFL fine because of a drug conviction earlier this year.