(Minneapolis MN-) Chad Monson of Willmar today (fri) was sentenced to 36 months in federal prison for possessing a machine gun, a pipe bomb and an unregistered silencer. Monson, 47, pleaded guilty to 3 of the 18 charges against him in August, and was sentenced by Federal Judge Joan Erickson … Read more
(Olivia MN-) Governor Mark Dayton this week authorized the use of funds from the State Disaster Assistance Contingency Account for emergency relief in eight Minnesota counties and one tribal nation. Areas of Faribault, Goodhue, Le Sueur, Martin, Renville, Rice, Steele, and Waseca counties, a… Read more
(Undated) -- The state has surpassed last year's total for fatal accidents on state roadways with about three weeks remaining in the year. At least 350 people have died in accidents statewide--compared with 333 deaths at this time last year. The Department of Public Safety reports that 24 of… Read more
(Minneapolis, MN) -- The Minneapolis city council approved a new ordinance Friday that establishes a framework for developing a Minneapolis I-D card program. The city council approved a 2019 budget earlier this week that includes a one-time allocation of 200-thousand dollars to help start th… Read more
(Minneapolis, MN) -- Aid workers helping to relocate residents of a Minneapolis homeless camp say they are fearful of a group of outreach volunteers. Nonprofit aid workers say they've been harassed and forced from the camp in the last week by volunteers associated with Natives Against Heroin… Read more
(New London MN-) Saturday will be "A Charles Dickens Christmas" in New London. Chris Hoffman of New London says several years ago she and her husband were in New York State and saw a small town celebrate Christmas "Dickens-style" and decided to bring it to New London four years ago... Read more
(Northfield MN-) A Faribault man was hurt when his van hit a piece of road construction equipment near Northfield and rolled. The state patrol says at 1 p.m. Friday 43-year-old Jamie Wright was driving on I-35 when he struck a snowplow that contained a lighted arrowboard directing traffic ar… Read more
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Courtesy of Jazz in the GardensLionel Richie and The O'Jays are among the many stars who will be performing next year at the 14th annual Jazz in the Gardens Music Fest in the Miami area.
Courtesy of Alice Cooper's Solid RockAlice Cooper's 2018 Christmas Pudding charity concert this Saturday was supposed to feature a headlining performance by the Hollywood Vampires, the shock rocker's supergroup with Aerosmith's Joe Perry and actor Johnny Depp, but unfortunately Perry won't b…
Courtesy of DawBellA rare U.K. TV performance featuring Elton John and his famous backing band playing his classic 1973 holiday single "Step into Christmas" was rediscovered recently and premiered Friday on the pop-rock legend's official YouTube channel. The footage hails from a December 22,…
Lynn Goldsmith/Corbis/VCG via Getty ImagesCondolences go out to KISS bassist/singer Gene Simmons, who announced that his mother, Flora Klein, has passed away at the age of 93.
Courtesy of the Recording Academy™/ Getty Images © 2018The nominees for the 61st Grammy Awards were announced today and among the nominees are a handful of veteran artists, including Barbra Streisand, David Byrne, Sting, Alice Cooper and Boz Scaggs.
Tommaso Boddi/WireImage(NEW YORK) -- Ron Perlman plays a hitman looking to retire in the new film Asher, which hits theaters today. Perlman, a veteran character actor, is best known to some as the hulking figure under the red skin and muscle suit of the demonic comic hero Hellboy.
Ben Blackall/BBC America(NEW YORK) -- Not that there was any official reason to doubt it would happen, but word is Jodie Whittaker will return in the title role for another season of Doctor Who.
Netflix(NEW YORK) -- Featuring jaw-dropping visuals and an A-list voice cast, Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle hits Netflix today. The latest take on Rudyard Kipling's The Jungle Book stars the voice and motion capture talents of Christian Bale, Andy Serkis, Cate Blanchett and Benedict Cumberbatch.