Local organizations glad to see fewer restrictions


A woman is led out of a Wells Fargo branch where multiple bank employees were being held hostage Thursday, May 6, 2021, in St. Cloud.Photo: KSTP. A woman is led out of a Wells Fargo branch where multiple bank employees were being held hostage Thursday, May 6, 2021, in St. Cloud.

DEVELOPING: 1 confirmed hostage released from St. Cloud bank as negotiations continue, 2nd person seen leaving


Walz announces 3-step plan for ending COVID restrictions; mask mandate to be lifted by July 1

Stewartville's Erin Lamb named Minnesota Volleyball Gatorade Player of the Year

VIDEO: Minnesota politics: Blois Olson

UPDATE: Medical Examiner's office identifies truck driver in shooting incident

VIDEO: MN Churches win lawsuit against Gov. Walz

Commendations, minor reprimands for officer in Daunte Wright death

The story behind the flash mob proposal

Early morning garage fire east of Austin cases $100K in damage

Two dozen catalytic converters taken from school buses in Rochester

MDH reports 1,661 cases, 13 deaths, 36.6% of people with completed vaccine series

Biden's plan would boost conservation of US lands, waters

National Day of Prayer inspires pleas for unity and justice

IDPH reports 2 COVID-19 related deaths, 763 more positive cases

Pfzier and BioNTech to donate vaccines for Olympic athletes

Nintendo profits boom as people stuck at home play games

Blinken reaffirms US support for Ukraine amid Russia tension

FDA to approve Pfizer for teens 12+ soon, safety explained

Biden's plan would boost conservation of US lands, waters

Cheney challenger Stefanik says GOP must work with Trump

Blinken reaffirms US support for Ukraine amid Russia tension

Nintendo profits boom as people stuck at home play games

Peloton recalls treadmills, halts sales, after a child dies

Amazon creating hundreds of jobs in St. Cloud

Stewartville's Erin Lamb named Minnesota Volleyball Gatorade Player of the Year

Keeping a unique sport alive

Monday's local scores & highlights

VIDEO: Minnesota politics: Blois Olson

VIDEO: MN Churches win lawsuit against Gov. Walz

IDPH reports 2 COVID-19 related deaths, 763 more positive cases

Iowa governor resolves to ban transgender girls from sports

DEVELOPING: 1 hostage released from St. Cloud bank as negotiations continue

Restaurant, event venue owners rejoice as Minnesota dials back COVID restrictions

Walz plan to end most COVID restrictions by end of May, mask mandate by July 1

Valleyfair reopening with new COVID-19 safety guidelines

New homeless encampment crops up on empty lot in south Minneapolis

MDH reports 13 new COVID-19 deaths, 1,661 new cases

Grant program helping give downtown Northfield facelift

Former U of M regent speaks about controversial departure as lawmakers call for investigation


US unemployment claims fall to a pandemic low of 498,000

National

Flock of giant California condors trashes woman's home

TEHACHAPI, Calif. (AP) - Giant California condors are rare - but not at Cinda Mickols' home.


Sheriff: Girl shoots 3 at Idaho school; teacher disarms her

Sheriff: Army trainee charged after hijacking school bus

'Piano Pat,' Montana Tiki bar entertainer for decades, dies

US says fate of nuclear pact up to Iran as talks resume

Alabama House drops resistance, OKs medical marijuana bill

Florida gov signs GOP voting law critics call 'un-American'

NCAA reaches a key moment as transgender laws multiply

US proposes ending rule that weakened wild bird protections