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Search for Suspected Killer Resumes at Anoka County-Blaine Airport

The search for a suspected killer has resumed in Blaine.

Less than 24 hours after police completed their search of the Anoka County-Blaine Airport, they are back again looking for Lyle Marvin "Ty" Hoffman after a possible sighting was reported in the area. The search is underway from the air and on the ground at the airport and nearby neighborhoods.

Minneapolis Woman Hit, Killed by Green Line Train Identified

Officials have identified the 42-year-old woman who was hit and killed by a Green Line light rail train Sunday morning near Westgate Station on the border of St. Paul and Minneapolis.

St. Paul Students Head Back to School on Propane-Powered Buses

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Summer vacation ends Tuesday for most Minnesota and Wisconsin kids as hundreds of districts start school again.

Kids who don’t get a ride with their parents will likely be hopping on a school bus, and St. Paul students will be riding a new environmentally-friendly bus for the first time Tuesday.

New Initiatives in Place for Students Heading Back to School

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Many students across the state will head back to school Tuesday, and children and parents might notice new changes this year.

Here are some new initiatives in place this year:

All-Day Kindergarten

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Meeting Reviews Surveillance Footage of St. Paul Skyway Arrest

Members of three organizations met with the St. Paul Police Department on Monday to review footage from surveillance cameras inside a skyway when 28-year-old Chris Lollie was Tasered and arrested. The meeting included the NAACP, the African American Leadership Council and the St. Paul Black Ministerial Alliance.

Fugitive Ty Hoffman Suspected of Robbing Blaine Bank, Search Continues

The TCF Bank robbery suspect - Photo: Blaine Police Department

A man suspected of killing a Boston Scientific executive at an Arden Hills gas station last month may have robbed a bank in Blaine over the weekend, according to police.

The robbery took place at the TCF Bank at 331 County Road 10 Northeast just after 2 p.m. Sunday.

Around 2,000 Items Turned in Every Year to State Fair's Lost and Found

Around 2,000 items will make it into the lost and found at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds. - Photo: KSTP-TV

As the Minnesota State Fair winds down, the fair’s lost and found tends to wind up.

The head of the unit, Julie Samec, says up to 2,000 items are turned in during the fair’s 12-day run every year. Most of the valued items, like cell phones, are eventually claimed by their owners.

Chad Olson stopped by the lost and founds Monday to claim his iPhone.