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The former small-town police chief was found dead in his vehicle in Becker County.
The shooting occurred shortly after 11 p.m. Sunday at a residence in the 3100 block of Walnut Grove Lane, police said.
Authorities believe he got pinned between heavy equipment.
A University of Minnesota professor has been sentenced to four years of probation and four months in the workhouse for falsifying the value of his…
Doe had nowhere to go until a firefighter went in the frigid waters and made the save.
Outstanding debt was also down, report says.
A gunman answered a rock-thrower with bullets at a south Minneapolis gas station and shot a teenager to death, according to charges filed Thursday.Rodney D.…
Scott F. Fortier gets 25 years in prison for assaulting girls at camp.
The criminal complaint said Brent A. Holck would locate completed sales in the U's ticketing system, delete orders and have refunds issued to accounts under his control.
A onetime Plymouth city official has been sent to prison for taking bribes and kickbacks in exchange for awarding city contracts.Ronnie E. Taggart, 51, of…
Jurors took four hours before reaching their verdicts.
Officials say driver had been inhaling chemicals before getting behind the wheel. "There's a deep sadness in this town," says Chippewa Falls minister.
Olympic skier said Afton incident easily could have turned tragic.
A suspect was arrested after a threat to the St. Croix Falls schools.
Visitors should get their first glimpse in about a month.
Police have yet to announce any arrests.
The Barron County Sheriff's Office has fielded more than 2,100 tips, organized two ground searches and made repeated pleas for anyone to provide a breakthrough in finding the girl.
Some Xcel Energy customers were without electricity.
Man drove wrong way on I-94 in Mpls. after drinking 10 shots of tequila.
"He could have killed us," Diggins said. Driver has yet to be cited; authorities tell the gold medalist the man apologized.
One student's mother mourns loss of someone who was "so much more than my son's bus driver."
The chopper went down in northern Wisconsin.
The man walked into the intersection "without stopping or looking for traffic," police said.
The sentence will keep the St. Paul man in prison for more than 9 years.
The lawsuit says the attorney was on his cellphone and challenges the contention that his brain cancer affected his driving.
Police say his Minn. permit to carry not recognized by Florida.
Emergency personnel were working to extricate the victims.
The suspect left on foot with an undisclosed amount of money.
Profits grew compared with the previous year, according to the annual state report.
The gunman shot his 21-year-old victim, then robbed him.
University's president issued an "action plan," calls off classes for campuswide meeting next week.
The 5-week-old was brought to a Minneapolis hospital and died there.
The suspect traveled to at least 10 stores per day in the Twin Cities to redeem gift cards until his arrest in June at a north metro Target, according to prosecutors.
The 59-year-old woman used the hardware store's money for online gambling.
Ben Hendrickson was an accountant for the flooring company until last year.
The 28-year-old pleaded guilty to being on the wrong side of the road at the time of the collision.
A'viands will give back pay to nearly 100 women as part of the settlement.
The flight lasted all of 15 minutes before the emergency landing.
He had someone gag him with duct tape and tie up his hands, according to prosecutors.
Victim's wife sues sports bar, saying customer was "obviously intoxicated."
A 44-year-old man with a lengthy criminal history was caught hauling more than 200 pounds of marijuana with a street value of more than $500,000…
The building was empty when the blaze struck Friday, authorities said.
Despite the turnout of about 100 volunteers, Thursday's ground search ended in frustration.
Child's toddler brother saw attack by mom's boyfriend, police said.
Police suspect arson, say person ran from scene.
The Barron County sheriff said 13-year-old Jayme Closs was in the home when her parents were shot and killed. She has been missing ever since.
Excelsior Boulevard was closed in both directions for hours, police said.
Authorities have yet to indicate how the fire started.
Police are following up on tips and checking social media and phone records in the frantic search for 13-year-old Jayme Closs.
The crash occurred on County Road 75.
Prosecutors say David Campbell warned her not to report him, threatening to shoot her in the head if he got in trouble.
The tip prompted police in south Florida to tweet that she "may have been seen" in an SUV with Wisconsin plates.
The boy's mother called 911 over the weekend from her home near Rice and said she believed her son was dead.
Shannon Brooks was released from the Hennepin County jail because 'further investigation is needed' in connection with an incident between Brooks and his roommate early Sunday.
Suspect allegedly admitted to the crime on Facebook.
Volleyball players were returning from Wis. match when a car crossed the centerline, authorities said.
Brooks, who has been sidelined all season because of a knee injury, was booked into the Hennepin County jail about 2:40 a.m. Sunday, according to the jail log.
She had last been seen Saturday afternoon at her home, police said.
A southwestern Minnesota man crashed his vehicle twice in the same week, and he didn’t survive second time, authorities said. Landon L. Evans, 22, of…
"Agents have a dangerous job," and drivers need to be patient, a statement from the city said.
The crash occurred early Wednesday evening, police said.
The swath of snowfall in Minnesota stretched from Roseau to south of Proctor, according to the National Weather Service.
Settlement also calls for procedural changes but comes with no admission of wrongdoing.
He'll serve four years in prison and the balance on supervised release.
The bipartisan effort to honor the late jurist has cleared both houses of Congress.
The ATV and a pickup truck collided at an intersection.
The couple's unvarnished presentations earned them appearances on national television.
The woman leaves behind a husband and seven children.
"You are done," the tweet reads. "I am pretty sure they will make it look like an accident."
The crash on Hwy. 55 at County Road 19 in Corcoran had traffic blocked in both directions for several hours
Zebra mussels can drastically change a lake's plant community and food supply.
The suspect commandeered a motorist at gunpoint to escape from crash scene, according to charges.
All three were thrown from the woman's vehicle.
The head-on collision had closed Hwy. 55 in both directions in western Hennepin County for several hours.
Sheriff's officials say a mother and her two children were thrown from their vehicle and died at the scene of the accident in northwestern Minnesota.