Trial of ex-Minneapolis cops rescheduled again

The trial for the two former Minneapolis police officers charged in connection with George Floyd's murder has been rescheduled, again. The state trial of Tou Thao and J. Alexander Kueng, who are charged with aiding and abetting second-degree murder and aiding and abetting manslaughter in Floyd's May 2020 death, was rescheduled to Oct. 24, 2022, from Jan. 9, 2023.

New concerns over Minneapolis mayor's city coordinator choice ahead of vote

As the Minneapolis City Council prepares to vote Thursday on Mayor Jacob Frey’s nomination to have Heather Johnston for city coordinator on Thursday, the city employees who have opposed the move are once again speaking out, raising new concerns over how the process has been handled and the potential impact her confirmation could have on staff morale.

Driver of combine ignores signs, drives over construction barrels

Aaron Lukes of Coell, Inc. captured this video of the driver of a combine mowing down traffic barrels and barricades on Highway 212 at about 4 p.m. on June 8. The Minnesota Department of Transportation is building a "reduced conflict intersection" at Highway 212 and McLeod County Road 1.