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Mikey McGill - Benilde-St. Margaret's

9:04 PM, May 13, 2013

For Benilde-St. Margaret's first baseman/pitcher Mikey McGill, the past week has been quite a whirlwind

Ryan McNamara - Eastview

7:06 PM, May 6, 2013

Senior Ryan McNamara's two goals lifted the No. 2 Eastview lacrosse team to a marquee win over No. 9 Minnetonka Saturday May 4.

Ky'Eric Baynes - Anoka

7:57 PM, Apr 8, 2013

Anoka track and field star Ky'Eric Baynes continues to show why he may be the best triple jumper in the state.

Reid Travis - DeLaSalle

5:38 PM, Mar 26, 2013

Reid Travis scored a game-high 17 points and grabbed a game-high 12 rebounds as DeLaSalle won their second consecutive state championship.

Nia Coffey - Hopkins

7:40 PM, Mar 18, 2013

Hopkins senior forward Nia Coffey wanted to finish her high school career as a state champion and she did just that.

Matt Perry - St. Thomas Academy

8:38 PM, Mar 11, 2013

St. Thomas Academy senior forward Matt Perry's hat-trick in the Minnesota boys Class-A state hockey title game helped propel the Cadets to their third consecutive state title Saturday afternoon at the Xcel Energy.

Dayton Racer - Apple Valley

6:55 PM, Mar 4, 2013

Apple Valley sophomore Dayton Racer helped Apple Valley secure its eighth consecutive and 21st overall state wrestling title while also capturing his first individual Class AAA title at 145lbs at the Minnesota state wrestling tournament Feb. 28-March 2 at the Excel Energy Center.

Sydney Rossman - Minnetonka

9:05 PM, Feb 25, 2013

Minnetonka senior goalie Sydney Rossman had quite the weekend in helping Minnetonka bring home its third consecutive Minnesota state Class AA girl's hockey championship.

Sena Hanson - Irondale

9:43 PM, Feb 18, 2013

The Irondale girls' hockey season looked like it was coming to an end in the Section 5-2A semifinals Tuesday night.

Dustin Fronk - Apple Valley

11:05 PM, Feb 11, 2013

Apple Valley senior guard Dustin Fronk may be the best three pointer shooter in the state.

Bailey DuPay - Northfield

5:11 PM, Feb 6, 2013

Bailey DuPay is wowing judges with her dazzling athleticism.  The Northfield junior is the anchor of a very solid gymnastics program.  The Raiders are one of the state's elite programs, and now have their sights set on state with DuPay leading the way.

Noah Busch - Minnetonka

10:49 PM, Jan 28, 2013

It was a pretty successful meet for Minnetonka senior Noah Busch.  The swimmer was on the winning end of four races at this weekend's Tue Team Meet at the U of m Aquatics Center.

USAToday High School Sports

Randy Shaver announces KARE 11 preseason high school football team

1:34 PM, Aug 31, 2013

KARE 11's Randy Shaver has announced his 2013 preseason All-Metro team. Made up of the top 25 players in the Twin Cities, this year's list features three juniors and a sophomore.

Minnesota gun laws a mystery to many

With renewed attention to American laws governing firearms, Minnesota has its own rules. Gun shop owners must comply with the regulations.

5:16 PM, Jul 23, 2012

Rainbow Looms bracelets latest craze for kids

A new craze with kids has craft stores across the nation scrambling to keep rubber bands stocked on their shelves.

6:30 PM, Oct 18, 2013

Remembering the 1981 tornado

Some recall it as the Edina tornado, others refer to it as the Har Mar tornado, but no matter the name, the memories are the same.

9:05 AM, Jun 15, 2010

Jana Shortal

Hailing from small town southern Illinois, Jana is learning a whole new meaning of "winter" here in the Twin Cities. Jana began reporting for KARE 11 in December of 2003, just in time for the temperatures to fall below her idea of freezing. But, she's excited about the opportunities to live and learn here in the north.

3:03 PM, Jan 28, 2011

WCCO-TV releases news anchor

WCCO-TV has let go of one of their news anchors. Jeanette Trompeter, the 5 p.m. newscast anchor was let go from WCCO-TV for budget

4:36 AM, Mar 17, 2009

Concussion Discussion: MN leads way in prevention & treatment

Playing any sport comes with risks. A wrong move, an unexpected collision, or hard fall can change an athlete's life forever.

8:28 AM, Feb 7, 2012

Minnesota Bound Eagle Cam providing a bird's-eye view

There's a sure sign of spring located high in a tree, just west of the Twin Cities. And, the Minnesota Bound Eagle Cam is giving us all the perfect view.

7:39 AM, Mar 16, 2013

Mother calls hunting accident 'terrible tragedy'

The mother of a boy accidentally killed by his father in a hunting accident spoke to KARE 11 via email. Amber Klaseus

6:56 PM, Apr 21, 2008

Minnesota law enforcement tracking cell phones

It's not just the NSA spying on your cell phone. KARE 11 has learned that two Minnesota law enforcement agencies have the ability to do the same.

11:42 PM, Dec 9, 2013
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