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Father charged in death of 13-day-old son

When questioned by officers the child's father, 32-year-old Michael Herkal, told them his two-and-a-half-year-old son had pulled the baby off the couch and onto the floor twice. After the second fall, he claimed to notice Anthony was gurgling and changing color. After finally reaching the child's mo

KARE - 2018-08-14 18:44:23

1 critically injured after semi truck collides with SUV in Eagan, Minnesota

EAGAN, Minn. (KMSP)- One person was critically injured after a semi-truck collided with an SUV late Monday morning in Eagan, Minnesota.

FOX9.COM - 2018-08-14 00:45:00

Eagan mom in critical condition after semi crash

Shortly after 11:30 Monday morning, police were called to a crash at Cliff Road and Pilot Knob Road. Investigators say a semi, driven by 50-year-old Todd Franklin, of Randolph, was westbound on Cliff Road when he ran a red light, striking the driver's side of an SUV driven by Tanaka.

KARE - 2018-08-14 20:23:32

Infant suffers life-threatening injuries, father charged

CRIMEInfant suffers life-threatening injuries, father chargedMichael Herkal stands charged with first degree assault and malicious punishment of a child, but those charges will likely be amended to murder if the child does not survive.

KARE - 2018-08-14 18:44:23

Shooter admits to midday drive-by killing in north Minneapolis

Stevevontae D. Champion, of Minneapolis, admitted in Hennepin County District Court to second-degree intentional murder in connection with the shooting of Roderick Evans, 40, on May 11, 2017, near the corner of 6th Street and 36th Avenue N.

MINNEAPOLIS STAR TRIBUNE - 2018-08-14 22:39:00

District 196 buys land in Rosemount for future elementary school

District enrollment projected to grow by as many as 5,000 students over the next 10 yearsThe Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan School Board approved on Monday the purchase of 34 acres in Rosemount as a possible site for a new elementary school.The land is located on the southwest corner of the intersecti

HOMETOWNSOURCE.COM - 2018-08-14 17:51:00

The Latest: Somali-American wins Minnesota US House primary

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Latest on Minnesota's primary election (all times local):8:59 p.m.Minnesota state Rep. Ilhan Omar, the nation's first Somali-American legislator, has won a crowded Democratic primary to replace Rep. Keith Ellison in Congress.

POST-BULLETIN - 2018-08-15 01:56:25

Closed for the season: Cottage Grove McDonald’s shut down for...

McDonald's, 7355 East Point Douglas Road, will be closed from now until December. Courtesy of the city of Cottage Grove


Woman dead, suspect arrested in Shakopee domestic violence incident, police say

Shakopee police officers were called to a fight call involving a knife in the 1200 block of Taylor Street just after 4 p.m. While en route, officers were told that a man had a knife and had killed someone, police said in a statement Monday.

PIONEER PRESS - 2018-08-13 17:23:35

McDonald's Testing New Breakfast Sandwich, Only In Minnesota

McDonald's is testing a McGriddles French Toast breakfast sandwich at 200 locations in Minnesota. It has sausage, egg, bacon, cheese on a brioche French toast bun.$MCDpic.twitter.com/JNpICj4doi— Jonathan Maze (@jonathanmaze)August 13, 2018

PATCH - 2018-08-13 16:57:37

Minneapolis family business vandalized, owner harassed

A Minneapolis woman says she and her daughter were targets of racism all while trying to do their job. https://kare11.tv/2OzS7Pl

KARE - 2018-08-13 23:29:49

Growing Minneapolis homeless camp raises public health alarms

Katherine "Kat" Yanez stepped out of her tent, took a long drag from her cigarette, and scanned the faces outside a row of tents for signs that someone was overdosing on heroin.A longtime heroin user herself, Yanez has learned to spot the symptoms: the slackened jaw, pale lips and drooping eyelids.

MINNEAPOLIS STAR TRIBUNE - 2018-08-13 15:18:00

Woman dead, man in custody after Shakopee homicide

SHAKOPEE, Minn. (KMSP)- Police in Shakopee, Minnesota are investigating after a man allegedly killed a woman before attempting to kill himself Sunday afternoon.

FOX9.COM - 2018-08-13 14:23:00

Minnesota's Lindsay Whalen Announces Retirement From WNBA

"I would like to thank the WNBA, the Connecticut Sun, and the Minnesota Lynx for believing in me all of these years. I look forward to the next chapter in my basketball career and wish my Lynx coaches and teammates all of the best in the future."

PATCH - 2018-08-13 15:09:03

Missing Minnesota Boy Could Be In Southern Minnesota

A boy missing from Carver County has ties to the Austin and possibly the Owatonna area.The Carver County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in locating 13-year-old Jenup Stephen Chop. Jenup Chop left his residence in Carver, Minnesota around 3:00 am Monday in an Uber and was believed t

KROC.COM - 2018-08-13 12:32:05

Ellison denies domestic abuse allegation

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - Congressman Keith Ellison, one of five DFL candidates for attorney general in Tuesday's primary, is now the subject of a domestic abuse allegation made by his ex-girlfriend -- which include the alleged existence of a video showing Ellison dragging the woman, Karen Monahan, off a


Southern Minnesota Castle Still Up For Sale

Goodhue County is home to sweeping views of rivers and scenic bluffs. It is also home to anincomplete castle that is still for sale in Dennison.The owners have listed the home over a year ago in the hope to find a buyer to finish the project they are physically unable to complete.In anarticle writte


Man Hospitalized After Nearly Drowning in Bde Maka Ska

CreditsAnthony BrousseauUpdated: August 12, 2018 05:31 PMCreated: August 12, 2018 05:30 PMCopyright 2018 - KSTP-TV, LLC A Hubbard Broadcasting CompanyAdvertisement


Woman who survived I-35W motorcycle crash implores other bikers to gear up

“All of the sudden, from my left, here it comes and I tried to get out of the way and I couldn’t get out of the way in time,” she said.


Air Quality Alert Issued For Entire State Of Minnesota

Officials say people with lung disease, asthma, heart disease, children and older adults, and people who are active outdoors should limit "prolonged exertion."