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Updated: 10:34 PM CDT June 12, 2021
Watch the full broadcast special that focuses on those turning the power of protest into meaningful change in the wake of George Floyd's murder.
Updated: 10:07 PM CDT May 25, 2021
Crews were at 38th and Chicago early Thursday morning
Published: 6:46 AM CDT June 4, 2021
Mayor Jacob Frey announced Thursday afternoon that the reopening of 38th and Chicago, the intersection where George Floyd was murdered, has begun.
Published: 10:13 PM CDT June 3, 2021
Eliza Wesley came to George Floyd square for the first time before it was known as that. She came the morning after he was murdered, and has volunteered there since.
Published: 6:57 PM CDT June 3, 2021
Minneapolis city workers and trucks were removing barriers at George Floyd Square Thursday morning, an area that's been closed to traffic for more than a year.
Since George Floyd's murder, members of The Agape Movement have been at 38th and Chicago. Now they're at the center of a push to reopen the area to traffic
Published: 6:40 PM CDT June 3, 2021
Published: 5:26 PM CDT June 3, 2021
Minneapolis public works crews began removing traffic barriers, art and keepsakes early Thursday, but activists were quick to counter those efforts.
Published: 11:53 AM CDT June 3, 2021
A conversation with Dr. Josie Johnson reflects on the Derek Chauvin verdict, what this moment means for the Twin Cities, and how the community can move forward.
Published: 2:18 PM CDT May 26, 2021
In a February Instagram post, Smith discusses how he had thoughts of dying by police gunfire rather than go to prison but said he tried to keep a positive mindset.
Published: 10:34 PM CDT June 12, 2021
It's been a challenge trying to keep crops alive, while much of the state is navigating abnormally dry or moderate drought-like conditions.
Published: 10:30 PM CDT June 12, 2021
Smith was killed by two undercover deputies who the BCA says Smith shot at first.
Published: 6:04 PM CDT June 12, 2021
Bishop Richard Howell earlier confirmed for KARE 11 that the shooting happened at Shiloh Temple, where a funeral was being held for Christopher Jones Jr.
Published: 10:09 PM CDT June 11, 2021
Saturday, June 12 is one of a handful of days across the year where visitors can enjoy free state park access across Minnesota.
Published: 8:15 PM CDT June 11, 2021
The arrests made on Friday bring the total number to at least five Minnesotans implicated in the Jan. 6 events
Published: 6:53 PM CDT June 11, 2021
Mounds View's Bjorn Swenson completes an undefeated season, beating Edina's Matthew Fullerton 6-2,6-4 to claim top spot.
Published: 6:28 PM CDT June 11, 2021
Bishop Richard Howell confirmed for KARE 11 that the shooting happened at Shiloh Temple, where a funeral was being held for Christopher Jones Jr.
Published: 6:24 PM CDT June 11, 2021
Lawsuit accuses Minneapolis of "willfully subverting" state law to hide police misconduct after KARE 11 reported hundreds of "coaching" cases are kept secret
Published: 5:16 PM CDT June 3, 2021
Commissioners say use of 'coaching' cloaks the police discipline process in secrecy and allows bad cops to return to the streets without punishment.
Published: 10:20 PM CDT May 20, 2021
Published: 4:30 PM CDT May 20, 2021
A young Black girl tormented and murdered by her racist foster father. A KARE investigation reveals child protection repeatedly failed to do its most important job.
Published: 10:24 PM CDT May 19, 2021
Published: 4:37 PM CDT May 19, 2021
Months after George Floyd’s death, the Minneapolis Police Department required new training for all officers on the dangers of prone restraint asphyxiation.
Published: 10:15 PM CDT May 15, 2021
We set out find out who are the robocallers, who are the victims and what can be done to stop the calls.
Published: 5:33 PM CDT May 14, 2021
One of out of every 6 American adults loses money every year from phone scams, costing victims a total of $10 billion, according to Hiya State of the Calls Report.
Published: 10:27 AM CDT May 7, 2021
Including today, this stretch of 90-plus degree days is at five. By Friday, it should mark nine days in a row at 90-plus degrees.
Published: 6:36 PM CDT June 7, 2021
What animals should we be looking for as a weather warms? Bel breaks it down in this WeatherMinds.
Published: 9:22 AM CDT June 3, 2021
KARE 11 meteorologist Ben Dery explains how shelf clouds form and how they're different than wall clouds.
Published: 5:26 PM CDT June 2, 2021
The science behind a double rainbow is all about reflection and refraction
Published: 7:48 PM CDT June 1, 2021
Sunspot activity last week could result in a light show in the northern sky overnight.
Published: 2:03 PM CDT May 25, 2021
Unfortunately, the total eclipse won't occur until after the moon sets in Minnesota.
Published: 1:55 PM CDT May 25, 2021
A look at why some farm fields in southern Minnesota got soaked by rain on Sunday, while areas just miles away were left out to dry.
Published: 5:28 PM CDT May 24, 2021
The new space station is about the size of a semi trailer and will be visible tonight just after 10 p.m.
Published: 6:45 PM CDT May 20, 2021
A woman's warning about robocallers.
Published: 6:24 PM CDT May 11, 2021
Every second, Americans receive 62 robocalls. Right before the pandemic began, we set out to find a serial robocaller.
Published: 10:41 AM CDT May 7, 2021
The overwhelming majority of robocallers will never be caught. Here's why.
Published: 11:22 AM CDT May 8, 2021
Americans are getting more robocalls than ever. How can we make them stop?
Published: 7:30 AM CDT May 13, 2021
Federal indictments say a robocall telemarketing scheme with hubs in Minnesota cost 150,000 people – including vulnerable seniors – about $300 million nationwide.
Published: 10:33 PM CDT May 12, 2021
Anytime you answer a phone call, there's a 50/50 chance it's from a robocaller. The FTC says they're working to stem the flood of unwanted calls.
Published: 7:35 AM CDT May 12, 2021
Even buying a brand-new phone doesn’t stop the robocall problem. The TEGNA investigative team bought 16 new cell phones across the country. Here's what happened.
Published: 3:23 PM CDT May 7, 2021
It's proclaimed “The Most Beautiful Small Town in America.” But just under the surface, there’s something darker in Bardstown, Kentucky.
Published: 12:01 PM CST January 12, 2021
Bizarre behavior and stories don’t add up after a toddler vanishes on a family camping trip. This is the relentless search to find out what happened.
Published: 4:34 PM CST January 22, 2021
DNA evidence in the JonBenet Ramsey case doesn't support a controversial development: a former prosecutor's decision to clear the girl's family from all suspicion.
Published: 7:13 PM CST February 9, 2021
Paul John Knowles is the “Casanova Killer.” His devilish smirk, charming demeanor and flowing whiskey-colored hair helped mask his deadly secret.
Published: 2:12 PM CST February 2, 2021
A young girl from Exeter, Ca. was murdered in 1975. The jury convicted a local handyman, but did the real killer get away?
Published: 4:27 PM CST January 22, 2021
A year after the Austin bombings, investigators open up about how they retraced the bomber's steps to find him.
Published: 11:04 AM CST January 25, 2021
Brittany Zamora was arrested for allegedly having sexual contact with her 13-year-old student.
Published: 4:17 PM CST January 25, 2021
In 1991, four teenage girls were murdered in a North Austin yogurt shop. Decades later, investigators continue to work to solve the crimes.
Published: 4:36 PM CST February 3, 2021
Two years after Nanette was found in her burned home with a gunshot wound to her head, her family hopes new information will cause a break in the case.
Published: 1:22 PM CST February 2, 2021
Years after Adrienne Salinas's body was found, her murder remains unsolved.
Published: 10:32 AM CST January 15, 2021
Tammy Grogan's 2006 dream cruise turned into a nightmare when the single mother never returned.
On June 28, 2018, 5 employees of the Annapolis Capital Gazette were killed in a mass shooting. We detail how survivors spent the past year navigating their grief.
Published: 8:25 AM CST January 26, 2021
On a sweaty Friday Gov. Walz is hoping a new partnership with craft brewers and distillers will get people in for a COVID shot. Who doesn't love a free, cool drink?
Published: 6:37 AM CDT June 11, 2021
It's been a long 15 months since the U.S.- Canada border has been closed to non-essential travelers.
Published: 10:30 PM CDT June 10, 2021
New research from Mayo Clinic and University of Minnesota Medical School reveals a potential treatment for those most vulnerable to COVID-19
Published: 8:29 PM CDT June 10, 2021
As COVID-19 restrictions are lifted nationwide, wedding planners say couples that previously postponed weddings, are competing with those who are recently engaged.
Published: 6:13 PM CDT June 10, 2021
According to Johns Hopkins University, the average country has 6% of its adults vaccinated right now.
Published: 6:56 PM CDT June 9, 2021
Mayo Clinic doctor urges FDA to provide guidance to people who got the Johnson &Johnson vaccine, saying one dose isn't enough protection against "Delta Variant."
Published: 6:25 PM CDT June 9, 2021
The most heavily vaccinated region in the U.S. is giving the rest of the country a possible glimpse of the future if more Americans get their shots.
Published: 7:00 PM CDT June 5, 2021
Dr. Mark Sannes joined us live on KARE 11 to answer any lingering questions viewers may have regarding the COVID-19 vaccine.
Published: 6:00 PM CDT June 4, 2021
Last year, antibody tests got a lot of attention, as people wanted to figure out if they’d had COVID-19 and whether or not they were protected from the virus.
Published: 4:02 PM CDT June 7, 2021
President Joe Biden has released his proposed budget and the omission of federal student loan debt forgiveness has caught many people's attention.
Published: 9:30 AM CDT June 7, 2021
Several TikTok videos claim the lumber shortage was created to boost profits in the lumber industry.
Published: 12:37 PM CDT June 7, 2021
Experts say they are hopeful the country will reach that milestone soon as the current count is getting close to the low.
Published: 9:58 AM CDT May 13, 2021
VERIFY investigator Gabe Cohen explains whether or not the COVID vaccine doses for kids are the same as the shots adults are getting.
Published: 2:18 PM CDT May 7, 2021
The Yeezys are the most expensive pair of sneakers ever sold at auction after being purchased in a private sale for $1.8 million.
Published: 3:03 PM CDT April 30, 2021
The much larger Minnesota Police and Peace Officers Association is footing the bill, not the local Minneapolis police union.
Published: 4:32 PM CDT April 5, 2021
Some countries have paused rollouts of the AstraZeneca vaccine while it's being investigated for blood clotting side effects. This doesn't impact the U.S.
Published: 5:35 PM CDT March 16, 2021
Jessica Bradley hatched the idea after starting work at an assisted living home
Published: 10:26 PM CDT June 7, 2021
Published: 10:24 PM CDT June 7, 2021
Wounded veteran Matt Birr dresses in costume to bring joy to others.
Published: 10:19 PM CDT May 31, 2021
Neighborhood leaders praise Cub's CEO for a community-first approach
Published: 10:22 PM CDT May 24, 2021
Customers drive out of their way for cheerful meet-ups with Daniel Marshall at the McDonalds in Arden Hills
Published: 10:22 PM CDT May 17, 2021
“I don’t even know how you could possibly calculate the odds of this,” mom says.
Published: 10:22 PM CDT May 10, 2021
Eisenhower Elementary in Hopkins celebrates an unusual annual spring ritual.
Published: 10:21 PM CDT May 3, 2021
Zach Vraa experimented with flavors during stay-at-home, then launched A to Z Creamery
Published: 10:25 PM CDT March 28, 2021