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Thursday, June 04, 2020
A lightning strike Tuesday is believed to be the cause of a house fire in Stearns County. The Stearns County Sheriff's office received a call from...
Thursday, June 04, 2020
T-Storms Thursday The Storm Prediction Center says there is a slight risk of severe thunderstorms Thursday across parts of central and southern...
Thursday, June 04, 2020
Prosecutors are upgrading the charges against a former Minneapolis police officer to second-degree murder, in connection to the death of George...
Wednesday, June 03, 2020
A Stearns County judge on Tuesday blocked a chain of central Minnesota bars and restaurants from offering sit-down dining in violation of Gov. Tim...
Wednesday, June 03, 2020
The National Weather Service has confirmed multiple tornadoes near Mankato on Tuesday. The National Weather Service says one tornado was reported...
Monday, June 01, 2020
Authorities say that a 25 year-old man has died in a crash in Cass County. The crash took place Sunday afternoon in Sylvan Township. First...
Monday, June 01, 2020
Hot and humid air will settle-in across the region this week as we kick-off the month of June. The heat and humidity will set the stage for...
Monday, June 01, 2020
Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz said last week that there is a chance that professional sports could return to Minnesota this summer. Walz says that sports...
Sunday, May 31, 2020
The Minnesota Department of Health on Sunday reported 14 new deaths from COVID-19, bringing the state’s death toll now to 1,040. Officials say the...
Friday, May 29, 2020
The former Minneapolis police officer who was seen on video kneeling on the neck of George Floyd, was charged Friday in connection to his death....
Friday, May 29, 2020
Governor Tim Walz has called out the National Guard to help the city of Minneapolis following the death of George Floyd in the hands of Minneapolis...
Friday, May 29, 2020
A teenager from Morrison County was taken to the hospital after he was hit by a vehicle while riding his ATV. The incident took place Wednesday at...
Friday, May 29, 2020
Crow Wing County Public Health is advising residents to be aware of contact tracing phone scams. The process of identifying people who have come in...
Friday, May 29, 2020
Motorists traveling westbound on Interstate 94 near Alexandria are currently encountering lane closures near the Highway 29 interchange. The work...
Wednesday, May 27, 2020
The Becker County Sheriff's Office has released the names of the victims involved in a fatal house fire near Detroit Lakes. The fire took place on...