A jet skier found a man's body in the Mississippi River near the border of Coon Rapids and Brooklyn Park on Saturday night.
Emergency crews were called to the the river on a report of a body face-down in the water around 6:30 p.m.
People are celebrating as the 75th Minneapolis Aquatennial kicked off Friday.
For two women, the celebration is extra special. Marilyn Jolliffe and Pat Egan have been a part of Aquatennial for the last 74 years.
The ladies were both in the competition for the Queen of Lakes crown. They say the celebration is a testament to history.
Drivers can expect major traffic headaches around the Twin Cities metro over the weekend with the closure of two major arteries.
For the second weekend in a row, Highway 100 is closed in Brooklyn Center until 5 a.m. Monday.
Republicans who want to defeat Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton are putting forth broad ideas on how they would curb state spending.
Their ideas differ widely - ranging from pay freezes for state employees to agency consolidations to cutbacks on subsidized health care.
Casey Messer, host of The Reelz Show, gives you a preview of what's hot at the box office this weekend.
Despite a record wettest June that kept Minnesotans hunkered down at home, state figures show that more people than ever are getting outdoors to take advantage of Minnesota's state parks.
A semi driver has been arrested for driving under the influence after his truck tipped over on a freeway entrance ramp in downtown Minneapolis Thursday night.
The incident happened around 7:15 p.m. on the ramp to get on westbound Interstate 94. The overturned semi trailer lost its load of cardboard. The freeway was closed to Interstate 394.
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