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Orono senior is a Jack AND master of all trades

7:29 AM, Mar 18, 2013

When using the term "all-around" to describe Orono senior Trevor Knight, the phrase is not only accurate, but further inspection confirms that Trevor is outstanding in virtually everything he does.

Stillwater Academic All-Star has faith in a bigger plan

7:29 AM, Mar 18, 2013

Stillwater Area High School Senior Chris Schulenburg. Chris is the school's choir president, managing a board of 14, while organizing choir events.

Bloomington Kennedy senior masters multi-tasking

9:08 AM, Feb 25, 2013

Fifth in a class of 400, Alyssa Erding is the definition of the word "involved". Student government senior class co-president, vice-president of the National Honor Society, 2-time math team captain, 2-time Science Olympiad captain, a member of the quiz bowl team, and, captain for varsity softball.

Patrick Henry senior uses her skills to create, compete.

9:44 AM, Feb 18, 2013

Maria Maddox competes on the soccer field the same way she does in the classrooms of Minneapolis Patrick Henry High School.

Park-C.G. Senior adapts to become an Academic All-Star

10:36 AM, Feb 11, 2013

Park-Cottage Grove senior Caitlin Tate listens intently to her instructor, waiting to share in the discussion of Shakespeare. Caitlin's intensity being central to her success in the classroom

South All-Star impacts her school, community, and women half a world away

10:05 AM, Feb 4, 2013

Says Sadie, "I think if there were more groups like this in every school there would be attempts to try to prevent things from happening, rather than fearing and isolating people who have mental illness".

Southwest Christian All-Star says, you gotta have faith

8:46 AM, Jan 28, 2013

Says Jacob, "I believe that God was leading me to speak to those kids and to the people down there, just showing them my faith and my works and I truly want to go back, and I truly want to do more mission trips down there, or wherever God leads me."

Eagan All-Stars brush with President Obama whets appetite for public service.

11:14 AM, Jan 21, 2013

In the picture, Eagan Senior Sylesh Volla is just one of 400 young men surrounding President Barrack Obama. But Sylesh, who was in the nation's capital on behalf of 'Boy's State', had his own moment with the President.

Blaine senior strives to achieve for herself and for others.

8:15 AM, Jan 14, 2013

Elizabeth Richards seemed incapable of striking a deal at somebody else's expense, leaving a future in sales somewhat in doubt. Good thing Elizabeth Richards has no intention of working in sales.

Blaine senior makes her Academic All-Star dream come true.

1:18 PM, Jan 7, 2013

"I probably started in the 6th grade 'cause that's when I started getting up early but, when I watch Academic All-Star I always wanted to be an Academic All-Star, so I was shocked that I was actually picked."

Lakeville N. senior's Eagle Scout project brings things full circle

10:34 AM, Dec 17, 2012

"I'm not as concerned about getting my Eagle ranks as I am knowing I'll make an impact on those kids' lives.

Champlin Park Academic All-Star is a 'Triple-Threat'

9:31 AM, Dec 10, 2012

As a member of the National Honor Society and Champlin Park's leadership council, senior Brady Soderstrom prides himself on being able to think on his feet.

Cool in School

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

2 charged in beating death of homeless man for $5

Hennepin County prosecutors charged 23-year-old Willis Esposito Richardson and a 17-year-old boy with aiding and abetting second-degree murder.

4:08 PM, Jul 10, 2012

Ground Temperatures Warming...Gardening Anyone?

A sample of ground temperatures this week in St. Paul reveals that down to around 8" the ground drops to the low 50s

7:06 PM, Apr 24, 2007

Pawlenty vetoes minimum wage bill, delivers on promise

Sponsors of a plan to raise Minnesota's minimum wage for the first time since 2005 say they've been notified their bill has been vetoed.

8:54 PM, May 15, 2008

State lawmaker won't resign over YouTube video

Lawmaker won't resign over comments comparing food stamp recipients to wild animals in parks

2:00 AM, Mar 9, 2012

Ribbon-winning red velvet cake

Local baker and blogger Matt Weber was one of the top winners in the King Arthur Flour "Great Cake Contest" at the Minnesota State Fair this year.

1:18 PM, Aug 30, 2012

Minn. professional boxer accused of domestic abuse

A 30-year-old professional boxer from St. Paul has been arrested on domestic abuse charges stemming from an incident in Scottsdale, Ariz. on Nov. 4.

1:10 PM, Nov 13, 2013

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

Siblings remember Little Falls teens killed

Siblings of 18-year-old Haile Kifer and 17-year-old Nick Brady are mourning the loss of their loved ones.

12:25 PM, Dec 1, 2012

KARE 11 launches new apps for iPad, iPhone and Android

Download the brand new iPad, iPhone and Android apps for KARE 11. Get the latest breaking news, weather, sports and more.

3:55 PM, Aug 16, 2013
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