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Harriet, 35, traveled the state and country as the face of the bald eagle.
Shorewood's Max Meyer finished 11th at the National Spelling Bee.
He was on a 4-wheeler at the time he was struck, the Sheriff's Office said.
One officer held the rolled over SUV steady while the other climbed inside and got the woman breathing again, according to charges.
The latest deadly wreck occurred early in the evening at the well-traveled intersection.
He was among the 10 finalists who rose above the 54 competitors in Washington, D.C.
Chris Leatherdale, co-owner of Grace Farms, was badly burned as he tried to save some of the animals.
The hunt is on for a 28-year-old Minneapolis man suspected in a rash of home burglaries around southern Anoka County within a few hours over…
Army private's remains will be buried in Eveleth with honors.
The defendant, registered with the state as a predatory offender, allegedly choked the woman until she passed out.
The woman has severe head injuries that are life-threatening, according to police.
Both people shot will survive; police having difficulty getting "meaningful information."
Others were in the pool area at the time, according to police.
Wearing their green UND jerseys and smiles that could not be contained, the players lined up on the sun-drenched field.
The assault was caught on the squad car's video camera and presented as evidence in the trial.
Dan Gladden tells listeners of Twins game the umpire got it wrong; the ball brushed the Plexiglass and then landed in his glove before he began one of baseball's most unlikely defensive plays.
The woman was walking across a busy street, then was struck and left to die in the median.
The vandalism occurred in the Big Lake maintenance yard.
From across a broad spectrum, hate messages declared "un-Minnesotan."
Following instructions over the phone, good Samaritan kept victim breathing until ambulance arrived.
Minnesota cult leader Victor Barnard, who faces charges that he raped young followers in his congregation, was supposed to arrive back in the state Thursday, but now the timetable is unclear.
Owners of three complexes in Hopkins and Minnetonka that filed the suit say residents currently enjoy "a parklike setting."
As the father appeared in court on charges of murdering his wife and the child she was pregnant with, the medical examiner assigns an age to the youngest victim.
Some have melted while holding candles; three have caught fire.
Investigators say staffer at Nexus Glen Lake assaulted emotionally troubled girl.
On probation for molesting a woman in Anoka County, a 27-year-old man raped a 17-year-old girl he met on Facebook after meeting her at a…
Charges say the husband stabbed her; boy was born prematurely and died.
Incident follows a December Nerf wars crash that killed two Lakeville teens.
The couple had two children together and were once involved in a child support dispute.
Twin Cities resident held on manslaughter charges.
She pleaded guilty to stealing life insurance in plot that reached Ukraine.
Eagan doughnut shop owner killed after suspect ran light.
As teens, Austin men had shown promise in job skills.
The woman was engaged to be married, left behind a 2-year-old daughter.
A co-worker told authorities that Anderson "was driving new vehicles every six months [and] went on big vacations a couple of times a year," the criminal complaint against the defendant read.
EDITOR'S NOTE -- This article was written on the 25th anniversary of Frank Robinson's home run out of Memorial Stadium in Baltimore and is being reprised on the 50th anniversary. Paul Walsh currently works for the Star Tribune.
A video shot at the scene that is circulating on Facebook shows several young males mugging for the camera and flashing what appear to be gang signs. After nearly a minute, the pop-pop-pop of gunfire interrupts the antics on the street and keeps going for nearly 10 seconds.
No, she didn't have fries with that.A Twin Cities company granted a family's final wish and made an urn in the shape of a hallmark…
ESPN has produced a feature episode on the hockey hair phenomenon that is part of the state high school tournament and has spawned annual videos of the best flow on the ice.
Hennepin County, responding to need, has opened its first office dedicated solely to issuing permits to people seeking to legally carry a firearm.
"I'll kill you!" the victim quoted defendant Gary L. Townsend as saying while pulling the trigger several times.
The for-profit college, accused of inflated claims, went bankrupt.
He'll serve at least 10 years in prison for the 30-minute attack late at night last fall.
Thomas M. Luby claimed self-defense but was still convicted.
Several of them had been stopped for speeding on I-394. The FBI is checking.
He calls St. Thomas inquiry and suspension "rigged."
The state trooper who gathered up the eagle from along the interstate was given the honor or setting the now-healthy bird free.
The St. Paul man bought 41 guns online. One was found at a drug crime scene in Bloomington.
The prisoner was suffering from "a medical-related situation" before he was hospitalized and then died, the sheriff said.
Prosecutors cited "witness issues" in 2013 Minneapolis killing; defense suggested someone else struck victim.
The agreement calls for two years' probation and a psychosexual evaluation.
Minneapolis police are warning residents, businesses and others in a large portion of the city about a surge in burglaries in recent weeks.
Two spectators were charged with felony assault. Two victims suffered broken noses.
The defendant had been accused of animal cruelty.
The drivers on I-394 over the weekend are from all parts of the metro and beyond. The group promised a live broadcast on its Facebook page around the time speeders were first spotted.
Family members of victim bring her ashes to court.
The drivers of a dozen or more high-end sports cars were cited for reckless driving Saturday after a state trooper clocked them at more than…
2 of the homes are total losses; among the rescued were children from a soccer group at a sleepover.
Department distributing fliers and has posted a video in Spanish on YouTube.
"Free CeCe!" documents McDonald's experience as a black transgender woman who was convicted in Minneapolis of manslaughter and sentenced to a men's prison.
The lion tops the ranking for his impact after a Bloomington dentist killed him last summer in Zimbabwe during a questionable hunt.
Half-gram bonuses were doled out to the workers, according to a drug enforcement task force.
Security guard stopped the attack on rooftop.
The dresser was the subject of a safety agency's "repair program."
A woman was sexually assaulted by a group of four men and a teenager while walking along an Uptown street on Saturday evening, police say.
Officials say the case is unrelated to two previous robberies by women in the Twin Cities.
The attorney general said she lacks authority to make such a move.
Nathan P. Brooks, whose license has been revoked since 2009, is charged with running over a man during a party in a pasture, then fleeing.
Rose Downwind, the granddaughter of American Indian Movement co-founder Dennis Banks, had three children with her killer.
Keith Washington was a registered Level 3 sex offender at the time of the assaults in December.
The 160-room Hampton Inn is scheduled to open in St. Paul in November.
Sheriff's captain says the rider was "probably saved" from serious head injuries because he had on a helmet.
She's booked the X for one night in August, while he's scheduled two shows at the same venue in September.
The St. Paul woman filed the returns by the dozens on behalf of friends and family members, according to the U.S. attorney's office.
Hundreds fled the scene as a cluster of fights erupted on Saturday night. The event's organizer is being accused of "facilitating the unlawful assembly."
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