"Lavinsky previously worked at newspapers in Washington State and Arizona. Lavinsky is a licensed drone pilot and is passionate about the outdoors. He lives in Richfield with his loving girlfriend and cat, Pixel.

Shakopee Takes on Eden Prairie

Watch: Super blue moon rises over Lake Harriet in Minneapolis

The second full moon of August — a phenomenon called a "blue moon'' — was also of a rare super variety.

Birds of a feather hit the Minnesota State Fair together

Matching outfits sprouted up all over the fairgrounds, by chance and via families hoping to keep track of each other.

Taylor Swift dazzles in first of two Minneapolis performances

It's a Taylor takeover! Swift fans flocked to U.S. Bank Stadium Friday night to watch the pop star's Friday-night concert.

St. Paul Mosque damaged by suspected arson

A St. Paul mosque heavily damaged by fire is a suspected arson, the sixth attack on a Minnesota mosque so far in 2023 amid calls for accountability and increased security for the houses of worship.

COVID survivor Rick Ulrich reunites with North Memorial nurses

Ulrich returned to North Memorial with his wife Deb and two daughters to bring lunch and thank the healthcare workers he credits for saving his life during his nearly month-long stay in the ICU in late 2020.

St. Croix flood waters looms in Stillwater

Riverfront businesses have had to make due while the St. Croix River hits major flood stage on Wednesday, April 26, 2023.

Native Nations Fashion Night

"Northern Lights: A Native Nations Fashion Night" was held on Tuesday, April 25, 2023, at The Machine Shop in Minneapolis. The event showcased the life ways of the Yup'ik of Alaska and the Great Lakes Woodlands Anishinaabeg.

Photos: St. Croix rises in Stillwater

Residents and business owners in Stillwater continue to watch the rising St. Croix River on Monday, April 17, 2023.

Galleria's Floral Experience flower show brings 'World of Wonder' to Edina

Set up by Bachman's landscape crew, a dazzling floral display brightens the halls of the Galleria mall in Edina.