NEON's big plans to transform North Minneapolis

Big plans are in the works to bolster business and development in North Minneapolis. The Northside Economic Opportunity Network or NEON is working to help a new generation of entrepreneurs. Minneapolis St. Paul Business Journal's Dylan Thomas joined the FOX 9 Morning News with more on their plans.

Registration open for in-person YMCA summer camps

If you're racing to find a fun and engaging summer camp for your child, registration is open now for dozens of camps at the YMCA of the North. Anthony Taylor, Senior Vice President of Equity in the Outdoors, joined the FOX 9 Morning News to chat about the options for kids and their families.

Mikayla Holmgren hopes to be 1st woman with Down Syndrome featured in Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue

The Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue has come a long way in the last few years making a commitment to inclusion. One of our own, Minnesota’s Halima Aden, was the first model featured wearing a hijab and burkini. Now, Marine on St. Croix native is hoping to be the next Minnesotan to make history in the issue. Her name is Mikayla Holmgren and if that name rings a bell it’s because she was the first woman with Down syndrome to compete in a Miss USA pageant entering the Miss Minnesota USA pageant in 2017. She won the Spirit of Miss USA and Director’s awards that night. Now she’s set her sights on the SI Swim Issue and put together her audition video which is now posted online. To follow along with her journey, you can check her out on Instagram @Mikholmgren_Inspiring_Others

FBI on the red flags of an online romance scam

Online romance scams are more popular than you might think and often cost victims hundreds of dollars. Supervisory Special Agent Steve Eppley from the FBI joined the FOX 9 Morning News to detail the warning signs that you could be getting scammed.