The 19th Annual Sobriety Run kicked off on Wednesday at the Red Lake Reservation with a community 5 mile walk. The third of a four day relay style race began in Grand Rapids and ends nearly 40 miles later in Floodwood. The four-day run comes to an end at the Mashkawisen Treatment Center in Sawyer on Saturday where nearly 1,500 community members will be coming together to celebrate sobriety.
Repeat texting and driving offenders will have to shell out an additional $225 on top of the original $50 fine beginning Saturday. In 2014, distracted driving contributed to 61 deaths and more than 7,000 injuries.
The Itasca County Sheriff's Office is asking for tips to help find a missing Grand Rapids teenager. Bali Mariah Seims, 15, left her home around 2 a.m. Thursday.
A man already jailed in Douglas County is now suspected in a Duluth homicide. Duluth Police say 63-year-old William James Holisky II of Duluth is suspected in the death of 52-year-old Lisa Jean Isham.
Tribal netting of walleye on Mille Lacs Lake will be halted for a year amid an effort to reduce the strain on one of Minnesota's premier fisheries.
State leaders listened to steelworkers from United Taconite, who are expecting 400+ layoffs in the coming weeks.
The World Trade Organization says China broke global trade rules by failing to comply with an earlier WTO ruling and continuing to impose duties on specialty steel imports.
Federal authorities say they've now been contacted by a representative for the Minnesota dentist who killed a protected lion in Zimbabwe.
Around 300 participants helped raise more than $33,000 at the annual Duluth Kidney Walk. Organizers hope to raise awareness and spread the word about preventing kidney disease through the event.