Minnesota News

Divorce Records Show Ellison's Wife Abused Him

ST. PAUL, Minn. - Minnesota Rep. Keith Ellison's recently unsealed divorce filings contain no allegations that he physically abused his ex-wife. But Ellison accused Kim Ellison of repeatedly hitting him throughout their marriage, before it ended in 2012 . Media…

Teen Found Missing in Becker Co. Suffering From Hypothermia

DETROIT LAKES, MN - (KFGO) - A K9 from the Fargo Police Department was among those looking for a missing 15-year-old boy in rural Ponsford, Minnesota. The Becker County Sheriff's Office says the special needs teenager was reported missing at…

Minnesota Man Charged With Rape Of Kansas Girl

OLATHE, Kan. (AP) - A Minnesota man has been charged with raping a 12-year-old Kansas girl who was the focus of an Amber Alert. Twenty-three-year-old Dechon Michael White, of South St. Paul, Minnesota, was booked Friday into the Johnson County,…

Vining Garage Destroyed in Fire

VINING, Minn. -- Firefighters fought to put out the flames in a garage in Vining, Minnesota. The Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office received the report of a fire at 106 Lothrop Street around 1 p.m. Saturday. Both Vining and Henning…

Man Injured in Douglas County Rollover

CARLOS, Minn. -- One man is injured during a rollover in Douglas County. The Minnesota State Patrol says it happened around 8:45 Saturday night near Carlos. Sixty-three-year-old Michael Allen from Alexandria was traveling southbound on Highway 29 when his SUV…

MN AG candidate Keith Ellison's divorce records unsealed next week

MINNEAPOLIS (KMSP) - A Hennepin County family court referee has decided to unseal Democratic Attorney General Candidate Keith Ellison's divorce file. The file will become public on Oct. 17. Two media outlets, the Minneapolis Star Tribune and the conservative website Alpha News, had sued to gain access…

Avett Brothers At Bluestem Rescheduled Due To Weather

MOORHEAD, MN -- Tonight's Avett Brothers concert at Bluestem Amphitheater has been cancelled and rescheduled due to the chilly conditions. In a message from the band: “Regretfully, we must reschedule tonight’s performance at Bluestem Amphitheater due to the freezing conditions of…

Minnesota Man Will Plead Guilty Of Assaulting Priest

TOWNER, N.D. (AP) _ A Minnesota man charged with attacking a priest in North Dakota is scheduled to change his not guilty plea. Forty-three-year-old Chad Legare, of Alexandria, Minnesota, is accused of assaulting the Rev. Robert Wapenski Jan. 30 at…

Another Back Surgery for Governor Dayton

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Governor Mark Dayton will undergo another back surgery. He is set to go in tomorrow morning to fuse several vertebrae in his lower back. The procedure is meant to improve his leg strength and stability. The…

LIVE: Pet Connection: Meet Sunshine

A visit from Sunshine couldn't be any better-timed. This snowy Thursday, Homeward Animal Shelter's Heather Klefstad brought Sunshine the orange tabby in to visit live in-studio with the Morning Show's Emily Welker. Sunshine was…

First Snowfall Makes for Tough Morning Commute

TOWER CITY, ND-- The first snowfall of the season affected road conditions for morning commuters traveling on Interstate 94 straight west of Fargo. The snow affected traffic conditions and visibility this morning…