On Oct. 10, the killer bounded out of the woods and went on a rampage in Norm Berning's chicken coop. On Halloween, another attacker killed two chickens on the spot and dragged away at least three others. By then, Berning, 71, had had enough. His property was under siege from canine visitors to the off-leash dog area at Crow-Hassan Park Reserve.
Updated: November 15, 2010, - 09:31 AM
A tense question in apartment buildings: Who pays the exterminator?
Updated: October 31, 2010, - 08:06 AM
A discarded syringe pokes a 6-year-old boy, and his parents wonder how medical waste could be left on an airplane.
Updated: October 19, 2010, - 12:39 PM
Scott Williams came back to Coon Rapids motel room to find it flooded from a fire upstairs.
Updated: October 11, 2010, - 09:18 AM
Continuing education classes for insurance agents were "abbreviated" from 15 hours to 59 minutes.
Updated: October 06, 2010, - 08:55 PM
Caller ID can become an unwitting accomplice to fraud. It's illegal here and crackdowns are starting, but hundreds continue to be targeted.
Updated: September 27, 2010, - 09:14 AM
Forty insurance agents have agreed to pay $3,000 fines and go back to school after admitting they attended bogus classes to satisfy Minnesota licensing requirements.
Updated: September 15, 2010, - 08:54 AM
For businesses on the stretch of Chicago Avenue between downtown Minneapolis and Lake Street, a reconstruction project means hard times and little city help.
Updated: August 30, 2010, - 12:11 PM
To family members and advocates, three Aitkin Co. cases show how the state needs new tools to crack down on poorly performing guardians and conservators, who are virtually ungregulated.
Updated: August 18, 2010, - 07:46 AM