Hannah Covington | Star Tribune
Reporter | Metro

Hannah Covington covers news in the north metro, including Anoka County, Brooklyn Park and Brooklyn Center. She has a master's degree in English literature from the University of Tulsa.


Deer-carcass hauler prevails in his $420K legal battle with Anoka County

State Supreme Court lets stand a lower court ruling.


Calls for national school walkout resonate in Bemidji

The planned protests are in response to gun violence in Fla., elsewhere.


Wife, husband die in apparent murder-suicide in Blue Earth County

Authorities say both died from gunshot wounds.


Blaine Historical Society seeks to publish Minnesota suburb's little-known history

Historical Society seeking city funds for new book.


17 years after closing, last remaining piece of Blaine's Gasoline Alley torn down

The once-popular amusement park featured go-kart racing, miniature golf and indoor games.


Brooklyn Park boy invents winning game inspired by sister with autism

The game hangs a pingpong ball from a vertical frame, with players volleying the ball back and forth. It's modified table tennis without the fuss of errant ball chasing.


Super Bowl volunteer swag already popping up on Craigslist

One listing said "all official volunteer gear" can be yours for $399.


After pomp and drama, it's game time

Years of planning came to fruition in downtown Minneapolis today. Hours before game time, fans in green and blue jerseys took to the streets, their excitement palpable despite the frigid temps. Between the cold and Saturday snow, an estimated 125,000 out-of-town visitors are getting an immersive Bold North experience.


Cue the snow globe, Super Sunday is here

Saturday's almost-constant snowfall and today's expected frigid cold certainly has given an estimated 125,000 out-of-town visitors to downtown Minneapolis a fully immersive Bold North experience as officials and fans prepared for the Big Game at 5:30 p.m. at U.S. Bank Stadium.


Levi LaVallee lands backflip snowmobile stunt over Nicollet Mall in Minneapolis

"Can you imagine being his mom?" one onlooker asked.