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26 min ago | WWTC-AM Eagan
A Richfield woman is now charged with second-degree murder for a brutal attack on her husband on Sunday.
Should public schools teach Evolution or Creationism?
Should vaccinations for children be legally required?
4 hrs ago | Patch.com
With a winter storm warning in effect through 6 a.m. Thursday in Edina and all of Hennepin County, the city's snow plows have been out in force.
8 hrs ago | Star Tribune
Minneapolis -based Hillcrest Development is interested in redeveloping the site, which is comprised of several office and manufacturing buildings spanning about 311,000 square feet, said Greg Hunt, economic development coordinator for the city of St. Louis Park.
12 hrs ago | Patch.com
The city of Minnetonka partners with Three Rivers Park District and Hennepin County to provide a cross country ski trail each winter at the Glen Lake Golf Course .
16 hrs ago | Star Tribune
A 23-minute escape late Monday from the state women's prison in Shakopee appears certain to renew pressure to build a fence around the prison after decades without one.
State Senator Terri Bonoff, of Minnetonka, will hold a hearing about campus security Tuesday morning at the state capitol.
Final results of the investigation into the St. Louis Park accident that killed two children probably won't be released for several weeks.
Lake Elmo's smoldering book battle with Washington County has been rekindled, with a decision to yank e-book privileges from city residents.
A Richfield woman fatally stabbed her husband in the heart for "wanting to bring another woman into their bedroom," according to a criminal complaint filed Tuesday.
Parents are invited to attend an informational session on preventing teen drug abuse to be held from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 4, at Lord of Life Lutheran Church, 7401 County Road 101 in Maple Grove .
Transwestern is nearing a deal to buy the Minnesota Center office building near the intersection of France Avenue and Interstate 494 in Bloomington.
A 48-year-old man was fatally stabbed early Sunday at a house in the 7300 block of 12th Av.
Along a stretch of museums and other points of interest in Minneapolis sits a beautiful Victorian mansion at 1700 3rd Ave. S. that houses the Minnesota African American Museum .
Park Board objects to light-rail bridge over channel near Cedar Lake, although nearby homeowners have private access to parkland.
Investigators look at a car that veered off a St. Louis Park highway ramp Nov. 21 and plunged into a storm water pond with five children, ages 1 to 7, aboard.