Minnesota News

Police: 16-Year-Old Using Snapchat at Time of Fatal Crash

  GAYLORD, Minn. -- Investigators in Gaylord, Minnesota say the social media app Snapchat may have played a role in a fatal vehicle crash. They believe the 16-year-old female driver was using Snapchat just before 56-year-old Phillip Andrew Ilg of…

Lights On Afterschool Fun Run

FARGO, ND -- It may have been a day off for some students in the metro, but they laced up their shoes for the Annual Lights on Afterschool Youth 1K run. Kids who are…

Pet Connection: Meet Pascal

He may come in a pint-sized package, but Pascal packs a lot of personality into it. The 2-year-old Chihuahua was rescued by Homeward Animal Shelter from a local pound, and he visited live in-studio…

MSUM Students Learn How to Plan a Super Bowl

MOORHEAD, Minn. -- A lot of prep goes into putting on the Super Bowl. MSUM students learned how they can eventually plan something as big as Super Bowl 52 from one of Minnesota's planning…

Minnesota Submits Bid to be Amazon's Second HQ

  ST. PAUL, Minn. -- The state of Minnesota has submitted a bid to be the spot for Amazon's second headquarters. While the details behind the bid haven't been released, the economic development commissioner says they promoted Minnesota's diverse workforce,…

Minnesota Granted Real ID Extension

  ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Minnesota residents are in the clear for at least another year when it comes to their driver's licenses. Gov. Dayton says the state has received an extension on the Real ID law, allowing Minnesota residents…

St. Cloud Police Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting

  ST. CLOUD, Minn. -- An officer-involved shooting last night in St. Cloud is under investigation. According to the BCA, a Stearns County sheriff's deputy and several St. Cloud police officers were investigating a possible assault shortly before midnight. They…

Grand Rapids Woman Sentenced in Decapitation Case

GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. -- A Grand Rapids woman has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for her role in the decapitation of a Hibbing man. Kayleene Greniger, 23, pleaded guilty to second-degree murder. She admitted to decapitating 20 year-old…

Money Talks: Iran Decertification

President Trump's announcement of major changes to the longstanding agreement between the U.S. and Iran over our inspections of nuclear weapon capabilities made headlines late last week, and hasn't gone away since. Brady Brunsvold,…

Give to the Needy, Play a Free Round of Golf

MOORHEAD, Minn. -- The Meadows and Village Green are hosting their 21st annual food drive. By donating a minimum of three nonperishable food items, golfers will receive free green fees at both courses. A…

Minnesota Man Killed in Somalia Bombing

BLOOMINGTON, Minn. -- The deadliest single attack in Somalia's history killed more than 300 people including a man from Bloomington, Minnesota. According to a GoFundMe page, Ahmed Eyow was in a hotel in Mogadishu when the bombs went off.…

Blackduck Man Killed After House Falls on Him

  BELTRAMI, Minn. -- A man is dead and two others hurt after a house fell while being set on a foundation. The Beltrami County sheriff says 25-year-old Joshua O'Brien of Blackduck, Minnesota was killed during the accident Sunday morning.…

Honoring Hometown Heroes in East Grand Forks

EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn. -- Kids playing and families bonding is what Valley Corn Maize is all about. "Seeing family and friends doing things together and creating memories and just having a really…

Chairman Calls For Censure Of White Earth Nation Secretary-Treasurer

The White Earth Band of Ojibwe Chairman wants to censure the Secretary-Treasurer. Chairman Terry Tibbetts made the motion on Thursday during the Tribal Executive Committee meeting. Tibbets accuses Tara Mason of five counts of tribal constitution violations including her dealings…