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Recovery continues one year after north Minneapolis tornado

10:01 PM, May 20, 2012

It's been one year since a tornado tore apart parts of North Minneapolis.  While Tuesday will mark the actual anniversary, plenty of events marked the occasion this weekend.

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A look back at the north Minneapolis tornado 2011

8:09 AM, May 14, 2012

On May 22, 2011 a tornado tore through north Minneapolis damaging 3,600 homes and businesses. KARE 11 viewers sent in photos of some of the damage.

High-tech severe weather awareness

8:36 PM, Apr 18, 2012

In our ongoing series on Severe Weather Awareness week we show you some of the applications for smart phones, tablets and online resources.

Severe Weather Awareness: NOAA weather radios

9:07 PM, Apr 17, 2012

Today we often rely on cell phones, televisions and iPads for our information... But only the weather radio is loud enough to wake you up for a severe weather emergency in the middle of the night. Some are even programmed to broadcast the alerts even when the radio itself is turned off, so you'll be sure to get the information.

6 months after Mpls. tornado, work still to be done

9:44 PM, Nov 21, 2011

An anniversary usually is a time to celebrate a date that has passed, but the six month mark of the tornado that devastated north Minneapolis is no celebration.

Deadline for north Mpls. tornado help approaching

8:45 PM, Aug 23, 2011

Residents and businesses affected by the north Minneapolis tornado are running out of time to apply for Small Business Administration loans.

Dayton seeks tornado aid from SBA

7:14 PM, Jul 5, 2011

Gov. Mark Dayton is requesting a disaster declaration from the Small Business Administration for Hennepin County for damage done by a tornado that hit the area May 22.

Volunteers needed in north Minneapolis this Saturday

12:34 AM, Jun 21, 2011

Nearly one month after a deadly tornado swept through north Minneapolis, the city is still in the process of debris removal and cleanup in certain neighborhoods.

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

Orange Theory Fitness workout

Mike Calawertz from Orange Theory Fitness joined KARE Saturday morning to offer advice on how to shed those unwanted pounds and how to keep on track to your New Year's weight loss resolutions.

4:42 PM, Jan 19, 2013

Hell's Kitchen whips up breakfast favorites

Bring a little Hell's Kitchen into your own by dishing up these tasty recipes.

12:53 PM, Jun 30, 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

Rena Sarigianopoulos

Rena Sarigianopoulos is a weekend news co-anchor, Saturday a.m. co-anchor and reporter for KARE 11.

2:39 PM, Jan 25, 2011

Duluth Man Pleads Guilty in Choke-Hold Death of Girlfriend

A Duluth man pleaded guilty to strangling his girlfriend with a fatal choke hold during a fight fueled by methamphetamine. Jeremy Scott

9:31 AM, May 15, 2005

Enjoy freebies from area businesses on your birthday

From free golf to free food, more businesses than ever are offering birthday deals thanks to online birthday clubs and internet coupons.

8:38 PM, Sep 25, 2012

New crutches invented by Minnesota man

Injured people have something new to lean on thanks to a Minnesota inventor. Jeff Weber, a native of Fairmont, designed a new kind of crutch called Mobilegs.

8:27 PM, Jan 31, 2012

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

New micro-stent treats glaucoma more safely

Glaucoma is the second leading cause of blindness in the world. Now there's a brand new treatment for those with glaucoma. It's a micro-stent, called the iStent, and it was tested right here in the Twin Cities.

3:15 AM, Feb 6, 2013
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