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Since his son was killed by deputies in Chanhassen, he has fought for reform.
Commissioner Paul Schnell called the move an opportunity for "fresh perspectives" at Minnesota correctional facilities.
The blast happened during a canine training exercise at a bus facility in St. Paul.
No one was hurt, but several residents were evacuated.
The move reflects a shift away from confinement for juvenile offenders.
Minnesota has 5,000 more felons under supervision today than in 2014. But the number of agents who check on the highest-risk offenders has remained stagnant.
The notice from Judge Kathryn Quaintance's court stipulated that journalists and members of the public can examine 300 trial exhibits.
Letters to the city of Minneapolis, the Department of Public Safety and the Hennepin County Attorney's Office requested release no later than Friday.
Aadan Muuse Abdilahi was last seen Friday night and is in need of his medications.
But it remains unclear how Amber Hopkins, 31, wound up covered in debris behind an abandoned home on the city's North Side.
The Navy veteran was flying to the Twin Cities.
"They were out to prove they were loyal citizens," said Pearl, his wife of 71 years. "They fought together to save America."
The resignation came a day after a conflict-of-interest ruling on his nonprofit's dealings.
A Dinkytown-area residence was evacuated after an "unconfirmed report of ricin," according to the Fire Department. Hundreds were displaced by the response to the Marshall, a building that caters to University of Minnesota students.
One is charged with sexual assault, others with covering it up.
A 60-year-old man was arrested and is jailed on suspicion of criminal vehicular operation.
The victim, Jose Madrid Salcido, is survived by a wife and four young children.
They climbed over a barrier meant to prevent falls and plummeted from the roof of the building on Minneapolis' Midtown Greenway.
No arrests have been made in the death, which was the city's eighth homicide of 2019.
The 27-year-old suspect from Brooklyn Park had been convicted on a charge of fleeing police just weeks before Wednesday's fatal crash at N. 36th and Aldrich avenues in Minneapolis.
The crash happened 3 blocks from the spot where a suspicious vehicle peeled away from officers.
Male officer is accused of pursuing female inmate.
Officers responded to the intersection of N. Washington and Dowling avenues, just east of Interstate 94, around 9 p.m.
Starting Friday night, drivers need an alternate route to downtown Minneapolis.
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John Fairbanks Sr., 40, leaves behind a pregnant wife and young son.
Climate change expert Aaron Doering will serve 180 days in the workhouse and complete two years of probation.
Honold has advocated for better police training since a 2014 rape.
Andrew Cunat was reunited with his family late Wednesday.
Police said the student's mother could face charges.
They say autopsy results suggest victim found in W. Seventh area was killed.
Vandals appear to have stood on the letter and pulled like crazy, according to an official of the company that manages the park. Eventually, the welded bottom broke free.
Tradition runs deeper than on the floor for the two finalists, neither of which has ever won a men's basketball championship.
Albert Dashow, 39, died in the March 27 altercation. The exact cause of his death is still under investigation.
Relatives of Amber Hopkins can't fathom how she wound up in an abandoned lot in north Minneapolis covered in brush, trash and debris.
The body was found in the backyard of an abandoned home near N. 36th and Dupont avenues.
New corrections commissioner says advisory group could reduce bias in decisions to free offenders.
The crash occurred around 6:30 a.m., killing 54-year-old Dan Lytle, his family said.
No one was hurt in the incident, which resulted in the cordoning off of the historic block.
Michael Herzog suffered second- and third-degree burns over nearly 80 percent of his body.
The victim of Friday night's fatal shooting in Frogtown was identified as Mark Franklin Jr., 21.
Street flooding intensified in southern Minnesota, as snow hit the north.
No initial reports of any injuries as rain fell on the already wet and heavy snow.
U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar is facing a new round of controversy following comments in an interview that implied that former President Barack Obama's political prowess helped him get "away with murder."
Counterfeit drug is linked to at least one fatal overdose in the state.
Doug McLeod had been invited back to the 75th annual high school hockey championships at the X with a group of fellow broadcasting veterans.
Jake Patterson wrote to KARE 11 that he has "huge amounts" of remorse.
Lloyd Johnson will have to comply with a lifetime firearms ban.
The 8th Circuit Court of Appeals cited the 14th Amendment requirement that no state can "deny to any person within its jurisdiction the equal protection of the laws."
A free music festival at the Minneapolis Armory and an outdoor venue is part of the growing list of festivities.
Police profiling and lack of public housing were among the top worries.
State joins potent voting bloc on March 3 as it shifts to presidential primary.
A 911 caller reported hearing 10 shots ring out near the intersection of N. Avon Street and Carroll, across from Carty Park.
The defendant and others held their victim captive in Somalia for nearly 2 years and demanded $20 million ransom.
It started with a stop over a warrant, but the suspect fled to a nearby parking lot.
Authorities have identified a person of interest in the shooting but have not yet taken the person into custody, said Crystal Deputy Chief Brian Hubbard.
Bryce Bellomo killed two of his wife's sisters before dying by suicide.
Maxwell T. Janes, 19, reportedly punched a Minneapolis police officer in the face while intoxicated.
Details were slim late Thursday, but multiple law enforcement agencies, including the BCA, were involved in the incident.
Paul Schnell aims to make the state's prisons safer and saner.
The move came after the Ramsey County Board questioned the depot's use.
The unprecedented legislative hearing at Stillwater prison comes as the Department of Corrections is reeling from the deadliest year in the agency's history.
Leigh Meska, 31, turned up Thursday in Rockford, but authorities did not say how she got there.
For nearly seven consecutive days, the state was designated the chilliest in the Lower 48.
Minneapolis police join efforts to prevent homeless people from getting frostbite.
The infectious disease was found in eight people associated with the school, including mostly current and former students.
Community forum in Minneapolis on racial profiling looks to address racial disparities.
Incident at Louisiana Court Apartments began as a call on a domestic dispute.
An image depicting two Minnetonka High School students spread on social media, prompting a note from the district.
Hundreds of Federal Bureau of Prisons employees missed their first paycheck Friday, and union leaders say the families are being forced to hastily cut costs.
Travon Shug Wallace ditched the murder weapon with his cousin, who later bragged about the shooting, authorities say.
It's likely to be a long, difficult process, but one where healing is possible, mental health professionals and survivors of childhood trauma say.
Three people east of Gordon, Wis., described the dramatic moments when the 13-year-old was found almost three months after she disappeared: dirty with matted hair and wearing shoes too big for her.
After several attacks, union representing corrections officers has demanded more safety funding.
Authorities say a potential motive in the murder-suicide remains unclear.
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