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The Ramsey County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in identifying a suspect linked to at least three sexual assaults and a burglary…
The death marked the city's 35th homicide of 2019.
Jonna Armartey used his vehicle as a weapon to target two complete strangers, authorities say.
The death of a 28-year-old man who was gunned down on a north Minneapolis street corner in mid-June and died three weeks later has officially…
The teen's mother said her daughter has been battling mental illness and accused authorities of provoking her with an overly aggressive response.
New statewide initiative targets suicide prevention.
Mayor Melvin Carter has called for an inquiry into the arrest.
It happened hours after downtown leaders asked for more police officers.
St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter calls footage "deeply disturbing." Police said the girl, 13, resisted arrest.
A Waseca man who was riding his bike in southern Minnesota was struck and killed by a motorist early Tuesday morning. Anthony M. Hodge, 30,…
All 400 deputies and corrections officers will have them by year's end.
They agree — St. Paul deserves better.
The jump in homicidal violence is reverberating from residential neighborhoods to City Hall.
The record seizure included packages illustrated with cartoon and fruit-flavored themes.
Officers responded to the intersection of Mendota Street and Fremont Avenue E. around 7:30 p.m., where they found a man with a gunshot wound.
The warning is in effect until at least 4:45 p.m.
Despite their shock and sadness, many who live near the scene said they won't let what happened mar their feelings about the neighborhood.
Responding officers found a trail of blood that led to the victim. Paramedics performed CPR, but the man died at the scene.
Organizers pledge to reschedule the event, but a new date has not been set.
The child was trying to cross the Victoria Street platform as the train pulled away.
Officer Steven Mattson, a rookie who's been with the department less than a year, shot and killed Ronald K. Davis of Little Canada.
Her ability to transform houses into elegant and sophisticated living spaces made her well known throughout the Twin Cities .
Up to 12 minutes of the pursuit, which ended in Richfield, was livestreamed on Facebook.
With residents alarmed over gang violence outside gate, officials stress the event's safety.
Emergency dispatchers told officers that the caller's husband had threatened to kill his daughter.
Gov. Tim Walz decried the gunfire, which left 3 hurt, and fair officials said safety is their top priority.
Minnesota groups also are mobilizing to get aid in the hands of those hurting because of the massive storm.
The chaotic scene erupted around 10:20 p.m. outside the gate at Snelling Avenue and Midway Parkway as the fair was closing for the year.
The initial call reported that a man with a hammer and knife was fighting with his grandparents.
After an eastbound train passed by, the woman was struck by an incoming westbound train, Metro Transit said.
'They were trying to salvage ... [their sons'] lives,' a friend said of the slain couple from Long Prairie, Minn.
Mayo Clinic announced Friday that it will shutter its primary care clinic based in La Crescent, Minn., this fall and consolidate its health services…
Andrain Roach says he wasn't given resources to improve services in city.
But the official name of the lake remains in limbo.
Forty percent of the citations were in Hennepin County.
Witnesses reported seeing the woman, whose name was not released, speaking with a man in the parking lot before she was shot.
Her first official duty is having her likeness carved into a block of butter.
About 30 people meet for discussion with state attorney general.
The Minneapolis lake's two popular beaches will remain shut down until further notice while the state Department of Health investigates. Health officials ask anyone who fell ill to contact them.
The heavy rain was bringing some flash flooding concerns. Elsewhere, the systems were spawning hail and possible tornadoes.
A 23-year-old St. Paul man faces attempted murder charges. The victims were 12, 15 and 21.
Investigators say Mario Benjamin, 32, shot his girlfriend in front of the couple's children before police arrived.
The governor echoed the statements later as hundreds rallied at the State Capitol in a rally against gun violence.
The bank that owned the property had it demolished Tuesday.
Mario Philip Benjamin, 32, died of multiple gunshot wounds, autopsy shows.
Five people were injured after an SUV blew through a red light in Blaine Friday evening, striking a Metro Mobility bus. The State Patrol responded…
A witness yelled at the driver, who then fled, according to charges.
Park Nicollet says it gave appropriate care to Brian Short, who killed his wife and children.
It began hours earlier, when Corcoran and Rogers officers were trying to track down a black sedan involved in suspicious activity.
The man was shot when officers tried to arrest him.
The boy and girl crashed into a dock during a birthday party on Eagle Lake.
Authorities have a description of the car.
The suspects from Little Canada and Oakdale are jailed and awaiting second-degree murder charges.
Lightning strike near Chicago-area teens' tents led to alarm, then adventure.
The group of nine people made it out about 4 a.m. today, with all "awake, alert and able to move without assistance" after the lightning strike, the St. Louis County Rescue Squad said.
A suicidal Becker County man who was shot by deputies during an armed standoff last week has been charged with three counts of assault.
Authorities say Matthew G. Witt, 42, violently beat both his parents, killing his mother at their lakeside home.
Sarah Walker, who stepped down last week, vehemently denies claims that she lobbied for husband's nonprofit while serving as deputy corrections commissioner.
A male victim also suffered severe injuries. Police have a male suspect in custody.
A 59-year-old Hastings man was found dead Saturday in his fishing boat after it washed up on the shores of on Lake Mille Lacs during…
A spokeswoman said the department has received complaints about Sarah Walker, but "the investigation has not been completed."
Instead of paddling Sunday, participants will be on foot racing while carrying their homemade ships on dry land.
More than 2 inches of rain fell within an hour on Tuesday.
The former U.S. senator also said the cancer was more invasive than thought.
The monthly Prison Mirror connects prisoners to the outside world.
A minor injury was reported. Owners vowed to repair and reopen.
Accrediting board cited concerns about high staff turnover, underqualified instructors and a failure to assess learning.
The police report lists few other details about the incident that stunned witnesses and has investigators trying to find out exactly what happened.
A friend found a 21-year-old man dead from gunshot wounds in his apartment.
The male on the motorcycle died at the scene, and the driver of a Jeep was taken into custody, officials said.
The man's body was discovered not far from where he was last seen by friends, said Lt. Todd Sandin.
The gunfire broke out around bar closing time. A juvenile is in custody.
The 59-year-old is accused of stealing from a local Walgreens while yelling profanities, referencing the manager's Mexican heritage, then violently attacking a minority worker at Metro State.
Research hospital joins a wave of institutions dropping use of animals.
Large volumes of stormwater caused the problem.