'We're not out of the woods yet': Masks will continue to be essential long into vaccine rollout

Victim’s family thanks Corcoran police officer who comforted them after tragedy
Corcoran Police Officer Steve Warren hugs family members of Onna Derheim, a 17-year-old who died in a crash in August. Warren was the first officer to respond to the crash scene and has lent his support to Derheim's family in the months since.

What's open, closed on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

FBI vetting Guard troops in DC amid fears of insider attack
The bronze Statue of Freedom, by Thomas Crawford, is the crowning feature of the dome of the U.S. Capitol, shown ahead of the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris, Sunday, Jan. 17, 2021, in Washington.

Wisconsin's top health official departing for federal job
In this March 12, 2019 file photo, Andrea Palm, Secretary-designee of the Wisconsin Department of Health Services, speaks during a meeting with reporters in Madison, Wis. Wisconsin’s top health official, who has led the state throughout the coronavirus pandemic, is leaving for a job with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services under President-elect Joe Biden. Palm has been nominated as deputy secretary of the federal agency. Palm’s last day at the Wisconsin agency is Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021.

Washington County offering $5M in grants to small businesses affected by pandemic
3P Boxing 24/7 in Woodbury was forced to close during the pandemic. Michael Lewis, the gym's owner, says he plans on applying for a small business grant available through Washington County.

1 dead, 1 seriously injured in northern Minnesota crash

1 dead, 1 seriously injured in northern Minnesota crash

At State Capitol, law enforcement again outnumbers protesters
Person arrested, charged in St. Paul hit-and-run that killed grandmother
Democrats build impeachment case, alleging 'dangerous crime'
MDH: 40 new COVID-related deaths, 1,364 new cases reported Sunday
A Humvee and squad cars block a road leading up to the Minnesota State Capitol on Saturday, Jan. 16, 2021, in St. Paul.

Minnesota lawmakers eye long-term security solutions at Capitol

Minnesota Air National Guard celebrates a century in the sky
Police investigating after stray bullet kills man in Willmar
Wisconsin reports record-high 128 COVID-19 deaths
Guard troops pour into Washington as states answer the call

MDH: 37 new COVID-related deaths, 1,529 new cases reported Saturday

Large security presence outnumbers pro-Trump demonstrators at Minnesota Capitol

Trump trial pending, McConnell calls it 'vote of conscience'

Security chief says no credible threats at Minnesota Capitol; plan in place for any protests, violence

Brooklyn Park Police say man who held 7-year-old hostage came from Missouri

Icy conditions Saturday with light snowfalls throughout the day

Wausau father arrested in death of 3-month-old baby
History-making Vanderbilt kicker Sarah Fuller invited to Biden inauguration
Biden aims for unifying speech at daunting moment for US

Inauguration rehearsal evacuated after fire in homeless camp

Man allegedly hid 3 months at Chicago airport due to virus

WHO: 'Not right' to vaccinate young before old

School choice lawsuit surge pushes possible high court fight

Heavily fortified statehouses around US see small protests