Local

Saint Paul police department sign
Entercom
Sloane Martin
May 03, 2019 - 4:35 pm
An arrest is made in the death of a man who was shot in broad daylight in a parking of a business in St. Paul's North End neighborhood. The victim's name is not released. Police say Lavelle Darvon Brown, 27, of St. Paul, booked into the Ramsey County jail early Saturday morning on suspicion of...
Read More
Susie Jones WCCO Radio
WCCO Radio Newsroom
May 03, 2019 - 4:33 pm
Minneapolis Police say the two toddlers that fell from an apartment building Thursday were brothers. One of the boys was killed from the fall. John Elder is spokesman for Minneapolis Police. He says the fall appears to be accidental and says it's unlikely that charges will be filed. "The children...
Read More
Adam Carter
May 03, 2019 - 12:46 pm
In an historic settlement, the City of Minneapolis has agreed to pay the family of Justine Ruszczyk Damond $20,000,000. Damond was the Australian native shot and killed by Minneapolis Police Officer Mohamed Noor in July of 2017, and Noor and his partner responded to Damond's 911 call about a...
Read More
May 03, 2019 - 10:50 am
The seventh reported homicide of the year in Minneapolis is a man who was shot early Friday morning downtown in the 300 block of First Avenue. There are no suspects in custody. "There was an altercation or a disturbance between two groups of people, it escalated into a shooting," said the MPD's...
Read More
Getty Images
WCCO Radio Newsroom
May 02, 2019 - 5:50 pm
Grand Old Day is back on. In a Facebook posting, the organizers of the annual event along St. Paul's iconic avenue say they've received an outpouring of support from local businesses, the city, and regular citizens. It was just last week when the Grand Avenue Business Association announced that the...
Read More
Don Haney KFGO
Adam Carter
May 02, 2019 - 2:22 pm
Some tense moments for passengers on a plane about to take off in Fargo for the Twin Cities today. A SkyWest Delta Connection flight aborted it's takeoff after a tire blew, and another was shredded as the CRJ-700 was headed down the runway. Don Haney KFGO KFGO reporter Don Haney spoke with some of...
Read More
© TNS
May 02, 2019 - 8:50 am
Minnesota Governor Tim Walz says the state should pull the plug on the troubled vehicle registration system known as MNLARS and replace it with commercial software used by other states. Thursday on the Morning News with Dave Lee , Walz said that the system is unacceptable. "It's been a program that...
Read More
iStock / Getty Images Plus
Sloane Martin
May 02, 2019 - 5:30 am
The Minneapolis Police Department is investigating a fatal two-car crash involving a car that was fleeing police in north Minneapolis Wednesday evening. The department says a man died after the crash near 36th and Aldrich Avenue North when his car was struck by 27-year-old Trevon McMorris of...
Read More
Getty Images
May 01, 2019 - 4:47 pm
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Gov. Tim Walz says the state should pull the plug on the troubled vehicle registration system known as MNLARS and replace it with commercial software used by other states. Walz told reporters Wednesday he accepts the conclusions of an expert panel that recommended freezing...
Read More

Pages