Our network

Davanni's 5th Annual Food Drive Benefits Emergency Foodshelf Network

Photo: Courtesy of Davanni's -

Davanni’s is kicking off its fifth annual food drive Monday.

The restaurant is teaming up with the Emergency Foodshelf Network to help stock shelves for those in need. The organization says the donations are needed even more during the summer months to help children who are out of school for the summer and don’t have access to a school lunch program.

Wildfire Causing Hazy Sky in Twin Cities

Pushed by howling, erratic winds, a massive wildfire in north-central Washington State has been growing rapidly and burning in new directions.

The winds have also carried smoke from the fire across the county. The result is a foggy haze, which could be seen in the Minnesota sky over the weekend.

Cone Zone Report: I-494 Project in Plymouth Begins Monday

Exciting news for drivers in the Twin Cities' west metro.

A project that adds a third lane to Interstate 494 from the Fish Lake Interchange to Highway 55 begins Monday.

During the first phase of the project, motorists can expect nighttime and weekend lane closures. On Monday, crews will begin working near the County Road 47 and Schmidt Lake Road bridges in Plymouth.

INTERVIEW: Become a Minnesota State Trooper

If you're looking for a new career and you want something exciting and challenging, how about becoming a Minnesota State trooper?

The state patrol is currently looking for some new candidates to join the team.

KSTP sat down with Captain Lori Hodapp to talk about who the state patrol looking for and to tell us all about the perks of the job.

Community Sponsors

Caring for your child in a friendly and creative environment.

1 Injured in Coon Rapids Rollover Crash

At least one person was taken to the hospital after a rollover crash in Coon Rapids early Sunday morning.

The incident happened at Round Lake Boulevard and 119th Street just after 2:30 a.m.

The Anoka County Sheriff's Office says the car rolled into a power pole.

Authorities say a person was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Jet Skier Finds Man's Body in Mississippi River in Brooklyn Park

A jet skier found a man's body in the Mississippi River near the border of Coon Rapids and Brooklyn Park on Saturday night.

Emergency crews were called to the the river on a report of a body face-down in the water around 6:30 p.m.

Cone Zone Report: Parts of Hwy. 100, I-35W Closed This Weekend

Drivers can expect major traffic headaches around the Twin Cities metro over the weekend with the closure of two major arteries.

For the second weekend in a row, Highway 100 is closed in Brooklyn Center until 5 a.m. Monday.