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Slick roads in southeastern Minnesota blamed for a fatal crash south of Rochester.
Anoka city officials are again pushing for tighter restrictions on homeless people in the city’s public areas. A proposed ordinance would make it illegal for…
2014 graduate Rachel Mullin will study refugee and forced-migration issues at Oxford.
Authorities have very little information.
FedEx employees contacted Rochester police after receiving a suspicious package at the airport terminal.
The deputy was justified in using deadly force in August incident because he “faced the threat of great bodily harm,” authorities said.
State Patrol responded to at least seven accidents involving icy roads the West Central region of the state.
A bias-crime charge would be a misdemeanor under Minnesota law. “That’s not good enough,” a prosecutor said.
The Maplewood father who was shot and killed inside his home Saturday morning in an apparent home invasion recently won custody of his two young…
The victim suffered deep cuts on her face, the complaint says.
Established in 1890, Forest Hill Cemetery is a nondenominational public cemetery owned and operated by the city.
When Lorraine Gonyea Stewart came to Bard family Christmas celebrations, she was often toting a large cloth bag filed with handmade gifts — usually knitted…
Excessive drinking played a large part in the death of a Monticello man who was found in the Mississippi River in Otsego a week after…
Anoka County Sheriff’s Office says child and mother are in danger.
Attitudes toward police – plus better pay in cities – factor into applications.
Christopher Rossini was missing for weeks before remains were found.
Fire may have been caused by an oven that was left turned on and unattended. The landlord said the heat not yet turned on for the new tenants.
When 19-year-old Don Abbott started his police career in 1982 in Parkers Prairie, Minn., his father had to buy him his first duty firearm.“You can’t…
County says it needs to pay for new legislation, human services mandates.
Construction this summer has slowed motorists used to zooming along at freeway-like speeds, but headaches now may prevent heartaches later.
A 76-year-old man was shot and robbed Tuesday night by an unknown assailant in his Columbia Heights home, the Anoka County Sheriff’s Office said Wednesday.…
An Oak Grove man shot at and wounded his father during a 2-mile car chase on Hwy. 47 near Ramsey on Tuesday afternoon, authorities said…
A bicyclist riding in a traffic lane on Interstate 94 near the North Loop around 3 a.m. Sunday was hit and killed by a driver.The…
With the help, the students took part in a project that contributes to turtle research being done nationwide.
Cody Feran-Baum, now 18, is accused of killing his girlfriend’s 2-year-old.
At least one downtown Minneapolis business is blaming inadequate police presence and monitoring for the continued violence after bar close.
A north-metro stretch of the Mississippi River got a tryout for the first-of-its-kind project.
Cody Feran-Baum, now 18, is accused of stomping and kicking toddler.
The Minnesota State Fair, resorts and day cares are seeing the effects.
Officers are working overtime to patrol trails and parks as the city looks to add part-time help.
Amid an improving economy, takeoffs and landings are up, and upgrades are ahead.
Anoka County-Blaine airport will host regional Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association fly-in this weekend
Event is expected to draw hundreds for air show, floatplane rides.
State officials toured one of Anoka County’s most dangerous and congested rail crossings last week to decide if a multimillion-dollar construction project is worthy of…
A Coon Rapids program buys rundown houses, razes them and sells the lots for rebuilding .
An Anoka County grand jury has decided not to indict a Lino Lakes police officer who fatally shot a New Brighton driver in May after…
Jay Stroebel will start his job overseeing day-to-day operations in the state’s sixth-largest city on Aug. 24.
It ‘was never about insurance money,’ he reportedly said.
"I hope he goes to prison for the rest of his life," Pierre Collins' ex-wife told Barway's birth mother Louise Karluah, who traveled from Liberia after his death.
Ebola ebbs, marking the end of an emotionally challenging year.
A probationary officer illegally used deadly force on a 23-year-old man, then covered up aspects of his role in the shooting, the lawsuit alleged.
David J. Henderson has posted bail. His court date has not yet been scheduled.
The city soon could join others in the north metro in allowing backyard chickens.
Family day celebrates changes since landmark American with Disabilities Act was passed.
Adam Lilienthal will be sentenced Friday morning in the June 2014 killing.
Jerry Bailey found so much joy in life, he wouldn’t let fear get in the way. He zip-lined above North Carolina’s lush canopy near the…
African Immigrant Services helps the community work for change on its own behalf.
Construction crews are hard at work building Lino Lakes’ new fire station before the city debuts its own fire division in January.
Volunteers helped Brooklyn Center Little League team remove trash dumped at its ballpark complex.
A 44-year-old Ramsey man was charged Monday in Anoka County District Court with second-degree murder in last week’s shooting death of a 29-year-old Fridley man…
He is charged with killing his 10-year-old son.
Air in the Twin Cities area was considered “unhealthy for sensitive groups,” and fireworks may worsen it.
Debbie Sit was barely out of her teens when friends and family began to notice her quiet leadership style. She was exceptionally bright, and even…
Thousands — possibly hundreds of thousands — of marchers and observers, lovers and friends and supporters jammed Hennepin Avenue for the biggest Pride parade veterans can remember.
Provisions of new state liquor law kicked in Sunday in Minneapolis and Duluth.
At a recent public hearing before the vote, some Bloomington residents wept as they begged the city to let them choose their own garbage hauler — a plea echoed in other cities.
He was applying for new position in St. Francis.
The motorcyclist who was shot by an Eden Prairie police officer early Saturday after a brief chase along Eden Prairie Road has left the hospital…
Hennepin County child protection services had found Pierre Collings responsible for mistreating four of his other children, yet Barway remained in his care, records show.
Her body was discovered by searchers after a second look at the site.
The center, the fourth of its kind in the state, serves residents in Anoka and seven other counties.
Bradley Schnickel's earlier sentence, which was lighter than what state guidelines recommended, was overturned by the state Court of Appeals
The lab is a converted ambulance that was donated to Anoka County by Allina Emergency services.
The inauguration, open to the public, will be held Saturday.
A Princeton woman has pleaded guilty to criminal vehicular homicide in an August 2013 crash in Andover that killed a former Cambridge coach. Authorities say…
Seven county workers will conduct the checks throughout the summer.
Among those in the courtroom were the suspect’s wife, as well as victim Barway’s birth mother.
After 90-year-old Carver County man was beaten to death, his stolen Bible led police to two suspects.
The decades-old Elm Creek Dam is coming down. Its replacement could reduce flood plains by 60 acres.
From the time Dolores Bulinski’s ovarian cancer was diagnosed in the 1970s and through the ensuing years of her survival with it — unusual…
Search warrant papers reveal new information about investigation into Barway Collins' death.
Fitz the cocker spaniel has a calming effect on those who visit the Anoka County Veteran Services office.
Louise Karluah, who arrived this week from Liberia, thanks community for sympathy.
The 10-year-old’s funeral, delayed so that she could attend, will be held at the Shiloh Temple in Minneapolis.
The recently launched application is designed for users to search for detailed information about the city.
Pierre Collins sit in Hennepin County jail on $2 million bond.
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