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Sources: US Attorney’s Office to Release Findings in Jamar Clark Case Wednesday

Sources tell 5 EYEWITNESS NEWS the United States Attorney’s Office in Minneapolis plans to release its findings in the investigation of the deadly police shooting of 24-year-old Jamar Clark during a news conference Wednesday...


  • Chisago County Couple Escapes after Man with Gun Gets Inside Home

    Two people escaped their home in Lindstrom Monday night after they let a man into their house, not knowing he had a gun, and he opened fire.  It happened south of Chisago Lakes Township, the Chisago County Sheriff's Office said...

  • One person is dead after a fatal crash near Dayton Monday night. Man Killed in Dayton Crash

    A 45-year-old man was killed Monday night after a single car crash in Dayton, Dayton Police Chief Paul Enga said. The crash happened about 10:10 p.m. near 125th Avenue North and French Lake Road East...

  • Gophers wrestling coach J. Robinson U Wrestling Coach Said He Tried to Report Drug Abuse

    The University of Minnesota has initiated an internal investigation of the wrestling program, after a team member's now-disputed allegation that the head coach covered up the wrestlers' plans to sell and use the anti-anxiety drug Xanax...

  • Family of Man Fatally Shot by St. Paul Police Seeks Answers

    Members of Eugene Smith's family are coping with their grief and frustration as they try to understand the events leading up to his recent death. St. Paul police officers arrived at Smith's home at 2:15 p.m. Thursday...    

  • Residents Concerned about Fish Die-Off in West Metro Lake

    Authorities are trying to figure out why dead fish have been piling up on Lake Independence in Maple Plain during the holiday weekend...

  • Proposal to Change Rules, Allow More Communal Housing in Minneapolis

    Finding an affordable place to live in the Twin Cities can be difficult. That could result in a change to allow for more "communal housing" in Minneapolis...

  • Laurel Sykes Woman Set on Fire, Suspect Arrested in St. Paul

    A woman in St. Paul was doused with a flammable liquid and set on fire, according to St. Paul police. Sgt. Mike Ernster, with the St. Paul Police Department, says officers responded to an assault call at the 700 block of Conway Street about 12:30 p.m. Monday. Officers found a woman with “significant” burn injuries to her upper torso...

  • New Emergency Responders Dock on Lake Minnetonka to Help Cut Response Times

    Boaters packed Lake Minnetonka on Memorial Day to kick off the unofficial start of summer. Throughout the summer, some may face a crisis on the water. For years, emergency responders have relied on private marinas to help those in need but that's about to change...    

  • The prosecution will present closing arguments today in the Minnesota terror trial in federal court in Minneapolis Tuesday. 5 Things to Know Tuesday

    Good morning, here are five things to know about Tuesday. Closing arguments are expected to start today in the trial of three Minnesota men accused of trying to get to Syria to assist the Islamic State terror group...

  • Volunteers Place More than 10,000 Flags at Fort Snelling Grave Sites

    Hundreds of volunteers were up before sunrise on Memorial Day Monday, working to place more than 10,000 flags at grave sites in Fort Snelling National Cemetery. The effort was part of a cause called Flags for Fort Snelling...

  • International Student Overcomes Significant Odds on Way to Graduation

    Imagine surviving civil war in Yemen, only to flee to Egypt just before a revolution there and yet another deadly conflict. "I was making a small joke, I said, 'Maybe I have bad luck,'" laughed 20-year-old Zaynab Abdi. But the truth is, "bad luck" doesn't do the situation justice. Abdi lost family and friends to war nearly everywhere she went...

  • President Barack Obama lays a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknowns, on Memorial Day, Monday, May 30, 2016, at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va. Obama Marks Memorial Day at Arlington National Cemetery

    President Barack Obama has laid a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknowns to honor members of the military who died serving their country. Obama's appearance at Arlington National Cemetery carries on a longstanding presidential tradition and comes as the U.S. struggles to end various conflicts in the Middle East...

  • Family Members of Woman Killed in North Minneapolis Shooting Speak Out

    Family members of a woman killed in a drive-by shooting in North Minneapolis on Thursday are expressing their grief. Fifty-nine-year-old Birdell Beeks was in her vehicle in North Minneapolis when she was shot at about 6 p.m. According to the Minneapolis Police Department, Beeks was not the intended target of the gunfire...

  • Police: Glenwood Man Dies after Fight at Park in Alexandria

    Police say a 31-year-old Glenwood man is dead after a fight at an Alexandria park early Sunday morning. Officers responded shortly before 1 a.m. to a report of a fight with a man down and seizing at Legion Park on the 800 block of Broadway Street...

  • Regions Hospital in St. Paul Woman Hit by Car while Crossing St. Paul Street Dies

    A woman who was critically injured Monday morning when she was hit by a car in St. Paul has died. Police said 34-year-old Erin Elizabeth Durham was at an intersection when a car stopped and the driver waved her across. When she got past that car, another car hit her...







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