Coker was convicted of raping three teenage girls in the early 1990s, and in 1994 twice escaped from a halfway house while under supervised release.
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Great Minnesota Get-Together Starts Up
The Minnesota State Fair is opening its gates for its annual 12-day run through Labor Day.
A new report finds the U.S. childhood obesity rate has climbed much more than in neighboring Canada.
Family and colleagues of Deputy Bradley Anderson will gather to unveil a permanent memorial to him next week.
The man is accused of having 47 grams of methamphetamine and more than $5,000 in cash on him at a campsite in Itasca County.
A new report shows Minnesota students are leading the nation in ACT scores for the 10th consecutive year, but a persistent racial achievement gap remains.
Wisconsin is tied with Iowa for the No. 2 spot among states on the ACT college entrance exam.
Minneapolis firefighters are working to free a person who fell into a crevice on the roof of the Minnesota Vikings stadium that’s under construction.
Authorities: Flanagan Died of Self-Inflicted Gunshot Wound
A law enforcement official says the suspect in the on-air shooting of two TV station employees died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
The wreathing is looking pretty nice for the Head of the Lakes Fair in Superior, which kicked off Tuesday.
A Duluth housing non-profit has launched a program to help prevent eviction.It’s called Tenant Landlord Connection.
Memorial Park in Duluth was filled with kids, cops and cars Tuesday.
Skin cancer is almost always curable if it’s caught and treated early.
They were named ‘2014 Adventurers of the Year’ by National Geographic and have traveled more than 30,000-miles by canoe, kayak and dog sled over the last decade.
A community in Northwestern Wisconsin has rallied together to build an outdoor veterans retreat.
A Babbitt teenager is in critical condition after a three vehicle crash.
The number of bicyclists killed in crashes this year in Wisconsin is more than double last year.
Comment Period to Open in 2016
The U.S. Forest Service is planning an environmental review on a proposal to swap state-owned land in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area for national forest system land elsewhere.
The ongoing debate about e-cigarettes has taken a new turn.
Seeing bears in the City of Duluth is nothing new. However, Duluth Police said they’ve noticed a recent spike in people reporting bear sightings.
Nearly 100 Wisconsin National Guard troops are back on U.S. soil after a deployment to the Middle East.
Knowing what to do when disaster strikes and being prepared is the focus of a Minnesota National Guard exercise going on this week at the DECC.
BAM Style is open for business after being forced to close after a vehicle drove through the storefront.
Wisconsin prison officials have quietly relaxed solitary confinement policies over the past year.
Gov. Mark Dayton is calling a special election to fill an open seat in the House triggered by a veteran Democrat’s death after a short battle with cancer.
An accidental shooting resulted in the death of a man in Gnesen Township.
It was a big weekend for horse enthusiasts in the Northland as they competed at the Dirt Floor Arena.
Two people are dead and 16 others were injured after a car and a high school volleyball team’s bus collided in western Wisconsin.
Two people have been hospitalized in a shooting outside a movie theater in Maple Grove.
Community members gathered in Superior Saturday afternoon to raise funds for an after-school program.
A few dozen people joined together at a memorial ceremony in Canal Park Saturday afternoon to honor the life of an NAACP President who passed away last week.
Minnesota will soon have a new city.
Tribute Fest at Bayfront Park has stuck a chord with some people.
Itasca County Sheriff's Office
Authorities have released the name of an armed man who threatened Itasca County Sheriff Deputies before being shot and killed. 31-Year-Old Adam Schneider died of his wounds.
Stand Testing Out Location For One Week
Fresh produce is now rolling down London Road in Duluth, which is something that hasn’t happened in years.
New Company Expected To Invest, Expand
Duluth-based ZMC Hotels, which owns businesses like The Edgewater in Duluth and the Hampton Inn in Hibbing, has been sold to a California private investment group.
Duluth police have released surveillance video of two men accused of breaking into vehicles on Park Point.
We now know the name of a man killed in a three vehicle accident in the Town of Bayview. 79-year-old Roger Bristol of Bayfield died in the crash.
Have you ever reached for a pain reliever or other medicine to find it has an old expiration date?
Volunteers Will Help Train National Guard
Anyone interested in volunteering should contact the Nothern Minnesota Red Cross in advance.
Graham Garfield to Make Formal Announcement Monday
The fight for trash fees in Superior is far from over.
Mesabi Nugget Employees Helped by Petition
The petition to the U.S. Department of Labor for the extension of unemployment benefits for impacted Mesabi Nugget workers in Hoyt Lakes and Chisholm, Minn. was officially approved Friday, according to the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED).
Duluth-Based ZMC Hotels Purchased by Investment Group
In a blockbuster transaction, long-time Duluth-based hotelier ZMC Hotels has been acquired by a private investment group led by real estate investor and developer, Mark Hall, who is also the Chief Executive Officer of Walnut Creek, CA-based Hall Equities Group (HEG).
Group Black Lives Matter Plans to Protest at MN State Fair
A group called Black Lives Matter St. Paul says it plans a rally to disrupt operations at the Minnesota State Fair.
Active Adventures: Kettlebell Workout
For this week’s Active Adventures, William Seay learns all about kettlebells.
No Confirmed Cases in Humans This Year in Milwaukee
Milwaukee health officials say West Nile virus has been found in mosquitoes collected in the city.
Guns 'n' Hoses Raises Money For Northern Lights Foundation
Wade Stadium was roaring Thursday evening for the 8th annual Guns ‘n’ Hoses softball fundraising game.
Dogs Have Sense of Smell 100,000 Times Stronger Than Humans
Two remarkable dogs are using their snouts to save lives.
Authorities find Body of Missing Cloquet Man in Cook County
Authorities in Cook County have found the body of a missing 22-year-old from Cloquet.
Cooking Connection: Steak and Potatoes
For this week’s Cooking Connection, William Seay learns how to make steak with a zesty sauce and purple potatoes with At Sara’s Table.