In the wake of George Floyd's death, Juneteenth, a holiday commemorating when slaves in Texas first learned of the Emancipation Proclamation, took on a stronger meaning on Friday.
The Minnesota Zoo is asking the state Legislature for $6 million to cover attendance losses from the COVID-19-related shutdown and reopen to the public.
Dozens of postal workers came together on Sunday, standing in solidarity with the movement to bring justice for George Floyd.
Two men are facing federal charges after throwing Molotov cocktails into a Dakota County government building in the early hours of Friday morning.
While the majority of destruction from violent protests in response to the death of George Floyd happened in Minneapolis and St. Paul, surrounding cities also experienced reports of damage Thursday overnight into Friday.
The Minnesota Zoo says staff reductions have become necessary due to the current situation created by the COVID-19 pandemic, which has forced the zoo to close and cancel or postpone many of its programs and events.
An Apple Valley police officer assisted a couple had to call police after losing the key to a pair of handcuffs Wednesday.
With the Minnesota Zoo temporarily closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the popular springtime event, Farm Babies, is going virtual.
During the temporary closure of the Minnesota Zoo, some unlikely friendships are forming among the animals.
Apple Valley police investigators believe the shooter's untreated struggle with mental health issues may have played a role in Saturday's deadly incident in which he killed two family members and then died by suicide.
A man with a possible mental illness is believed to have shot and killed his brother and his mom as well as the two family dogs before turning the gun on himself at the family’s home in Apple Valley, Minnesota over the weekend, according to a search warrant.
Three people were found dead in a home in Apple Valley, Minnesota on Saturday in what police are calling "acts of family violence."
Gladys Mbonifor is happiest singing at her church. Thanks to an emergency stay from a judge, she will get to stay in the United States for now.
A sea otter at the Minnesota Zoo is back on exhibit after recovering from what is believed to be the first flipper amputation ever performed on that species.
The Minnesota Zoo is partnering with a zoo in Australia to help the wildlife affected by the wildfires burning there.
On Thursday, 45-year-old Tyler Jon Krebs has been charged with one count of unauthorized computer access.
A 33-year-old man pleaded guilty to murdering his 13-day-old son last year in Apple Valley, according to the Dakota County Attorney's Office.
An Apple Valley church is coming together to support one of its deacons who's facing deportation.
A handmade Apple Valley Grinch decoration was taken from an Apple Valley front yard and the owner wants it back.
Two men died Friday night after their car was struck by a semi truck in Apple Valley, Minnesota.