Local

iStock / Getty Images Plus
July 20, 2019 - 7:27 am
Minneapolis police are investigating two reported homicides since Friday night. There are no arrests in either incident, the latest happened just after midnight Sunday morning near the MPD Fourth Precinct headquarters. Officers responded to a shot-spotter report on the 1500 block of Plymouth Avenue...
Read More
Twins on the mound
Hannah Foslien / Getty Images
July 20, 2019 - 7:12 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Marcus Semien led off the game with a home run and later tripled and doubled as the Oakland Athletics kept rolling, topping the Twins 5-3 on a sweltering Friday night. With Cleveland beating Kansas City 10-5, the Twins lead in the AL Central shrank to three games. The Twins...
Read More
Copyright 2019 Hopkins Raspberry Association
Mark Freie
July 19, 2019 - 12:54 pm
What started as a festival to boost businesses during the Great Depression in Hopkins continues today as the city's annual mid-July tradition. In its 85th year, the Raspberry Festival celebrates the northwest Minneapolis suburb with music, food, classic cars, and more. Leigh Drinkwine is the...
Read More
(Photo by Space Frontiers/Getty Images)
Susie Jones
July 19, 2019 - 10:07 am
There is a lot of excitement surrounding the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon Landing. Among those taking a special interest is a former University of Minnesota Physics Professor. He specialized in the study of meteorites, at least until we went to the Moon. Then everything changed. Click...
Read More
(Photo by Alex Wroblewski/Getty Images)
July 19, 2019 - 8:29 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Long before President Donald Trump turned up the heat on four Democratic congresswomen of color, saying they should "go back" to their home countries, hateful rhetoric and disinformation about the self-described squad was lurking online. Racist, inflammatory and inaccurate content...
Read More
Getty Images
July 19, 2019 - 6:16 am
A Wisconsin truck driver who pleaded guilty in a distracted-driving crash that killed a motorist in Lake Elmo was sentenced to one year in prison on Friday in Washington County court. 29-year-old Samuel Hicks of Independence, Wisc. was also sentenced to ten years on probation. He reached a plea...
Read More
downtown sun
Entercom
July 19, 2019 - 5:53 am
It's going to be the hottest day of the year in the Twin Cities. Be weather aware today! Quite possibly the hottest day of the year for many, with an Enhanced risk of severe storms this afternoon and evening. #mnwx #wiwx pic.twitter.com/pppi9uY4Rb — NWS Twin Cities (@NWSTwinCities) July 19, 2019...
Read More

Pages