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BCA announces new unit focused on reducing violent crime in Twin...

The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension (BCA) held a press conference Monday to announce the formation of a new unit that will focus on...

U of M closes buildings for second day amid anti-Israel protests 

Several buildings at the University of Minnesota will remain closed Tuesday as an anti-Israel encampment continues to disrupt campus life during finals week. Protests at...

9 arrested at U of M anti-Israel encampment 

Nine people were arrested Tuesday morning in connection to an anti-Israel encampment that was set up overnight on the University of Minnesota’s Twin Cities...

New U of M president to receive annual base salary of...

Dr. Rebecca Cunningham, the newly selected president of the University of Minnesota, will receive an annual base salary of $975,000. Additionally, the incoming university president...

Lawmakers criticize U of M president for ‘lack of action’ on...

More than two dozen Republican lawmakers signed onto a letter they sent to the University of Minnesota last week blasting its interim President Jeff Ettinger for what...

Twin Cities socialists win 6 of 7 elections

Socialist-backed candidates had a successful election night Tuesday, with the Democratic Socialists of America (DSA) winning six of the seven elections where they made...

St. Paul voters approve sales tax increase

(The Center Square) -- St. Paul residents approved a 20-year, 1% increase in the local sales and use tax to fund roads, bridges and...

3 charged for operating Twin Cities-based machinegun distribution ring 

Three Twin Cities men were arrested and charged last week in connection to a social media-based machinegun distribution ring. Rafael Carter Wesley, 19, Kyrees Darius...

Violent crime decreased in 2022 compared to 2021 levels but remained...

Violent crime dropped by 8.6 percent in 2022 compared to 2021, according to an annual report released Monday by the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal...

Man twerks nearly naked in front of children at Twin Cities...

An older man twerked nearly naked in front of children at the annual Twin Cities Pride parade Sunday as part of the weekend-long festival. The...