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A breath test showed a reading above legal limit.
The recalls involve corner-unit natural gas fireplaces and pellet stove heaters.
The crash occurred about 5:10 a.m. Saturday on County Road 46, about 50 yards east of Galaxie Avenue.
Derek R. Wolfsteller was fatally shot Thursday night at the Arby’s on Hwy. 55 just west of Hwy. 169, according to the Hennepin County medical examiner’s office.
The bloodshed occurred about 10:20 p.m. Saturday near Franklin and Chicago avenues, according to police.
“You know, George, we had Jesse Ventura in Minnesota win the governorship,” the representative from Minneapolis said.
The motorcycle crashed into the ditch on southbound Hwy. 10. The operator got back on and left the scene heading north in the southbound lanes.
From the first Happy Chef eatery in Mankato, there followed dozens more of the family-style restaurants, sprinkled around Minnesota and elsewhere in the Midwest as…
A grand jury has elevated charges to first-degree murder against a 22-year-old man accused of shooting his older brother and their father, an Elk River…
The National Weather Service is envisioning up to a quarter-inch of rain starting about 3 a.m. Friday, then another dose before 7 a.m. that could add a half-inch more by 7 a.m.
The Loch Ness monster-like sculpture was removed because numerous people were making their way to Minne on paddleboards and climbing on its back and up the long neck of the 13-foot-tall piece of artwork.
If the weather cooperates and the necessary parts arrive on time, the bridge could be repaired and reopened by the end of next week.
Dozens of new attractions for this year’s festivities were announced Wednesday.
A Mankato employee quit after several months of advances by her supervisor.
2 of those hurt suffered serious injuries at the intersection in Sherburne County, the State Patrol said.
She and other mayors are at the Vatican for a two-day global climate conference.
Prosecutors alleged that Delonte A. Thomas, of Minneapolis, opened fire in the north Minneapolis home because attendees sang “Happy Birthday” to the guest of honor but neglected to do the same for his girlfriend.
The collection includes a pink hedgehog, a blue bird, a yellow rocket, an orange dino egg, a white soccer ball and a green shark.
Madden’s in Brainerd area sets target date for reopening; storms battered the resort area on July 12.
Attorney’s office dropped charges, citing “involuntary intoxication” from asthma drug.
A south-central Minnesota driver ran a stop sign and was fatally struck by a car, authorities said Sunday. Shawn Lang, 37, of Eagle Lake, Minn.,…
Coverage of the bear bashing the window circled the globe.
The defendant’s parents wanted the two to marry in the Hmong tradition, but the girl’s parents did not, the charges said.
The defendant “abused his position of public trust by providing diluted pain medication to those facing critical health emergencies to fuel his own drug addiction,” said DEA official.
The two had been heading to a vacation.
The crayon maker announced what it described as a 60,000-square-foot presence at Bloomington’s megamall.
Phillips was shot to death in the parking lot of a gas station in Arden Hills by his former business partner and lover, Ty Hoffman.
One of the three attackers took the victim’s cellphone while the man was down on the street bleeding.
The man who was wounded suffered serious injuries, police said. Violence was not random, according to authorities.
“We are spending a significant amount of time and money removing wipes and other non-flushable materials from regional sewers,” said a Met Council official.
Clint B. Eldeen's luck ran out at Mystic Lake Casino about 4 a.m., when Prior Lake police arrested him, said FBI spokesman Kyle Loven.
The coach allegedly told the boy to keep the encounter secret; otherwise, she would go to prison for a long time.
City wants residents to idle their washing machines, dishwashers and skip watering their lawns.
Suspect is described as a storm-chaser from Missouri.
A union official said the woman’s head was bashed “into a brick wall.”
He was serving lengthy sentences for check fraud.
The Army veteran, who had worked for Roto-Rooter in Plymouth for more than 10 years, served multiple tours in the Iraq theater and returned with back, leg and head injuries.
“The bulk of the damage occurred between Nisswa and Brainerd,” said Steve Bartz, the DNR’s Brainerd area assistant forest supervisor.
A massive storm that tore through the heart of Minnesota’s lake country forced some of the state’s most popular resorts and campgrounds to shut down at the height of vacation season.
Authorities say crimes began in Sioux Falls, with a pizza delivery man having his car stolen.
John Dickerman, working with a crew from a Mankato contractor, was installing trussing for a roof at a height of about 25 to 30 feet when he fell.
Former police officer was known by most in Gaylord.
The crash occurred shortly after 1:30 p.m. at the Play It Again Sports outlet.
It’s against city ordinance to keep venomous snakes in Sioux Falls.
Authorities have yet to disclose what prompted the Florida man to be on the wrong side of the four-lane highway, which is divided by a median.
Federal sentencing guidelines call for the 47-year-old taxi operator to receive a prison term of nine to 15 months. Uncertain is whether he’ll ultimately remain in the country.
They feared losing him during dramatic rescue from waterfalls.
Erin K. Story, a mother of four, was identified by her brother as the woman who was hit by the train shortly after midnight Wednesday.
Workers more than 50 floors high outside an office tower in downtown Minneapolis were rescued Wednesday afternoon, fire officials said. Fire Battalion Chief Kathleen Mullen said at least one of the workers was “swinging free” for a brief time.
A captain with the Lake County Rescue Squad, said that all eight who were in the water at some point had on life jackets, and “without those, we probably would’ve had a very different outcome.”
The incident occurred about 12:40 a.m. in the heart of Hinckley, where the tracks cross Main Street E.
A witness told police that the man put her in his truck and sped away.
Eden Prairie woman drowned when craft hit a wave and she was tossed overboard.
One day after a smoky haze blanketed much of the state, Tuesday got off to a clear start. The gray hue came from Canadian and Alaskan wildfires.
The Twin Cities will be drying out this week after a heavy overnight rain on Monday caused flash flooding in some areas of the Twin Cities, southeastern Minnesota and western Wisconsin.
The five-layer pane shattered “like a windshield,” startling patrons. But it remained in place and the grizzly bear stayed in his enclosure.
Firefighter was suspended after flying flag in parade.
Most were hurt in downtown gunfire just after bars closed.
Fishermen rescued the survivors, which included a 4-year-old. Man in jail is from Minnetonka.
The man’s body was found about 10 p.m. Friday in Salem Township, just southeast of Ellsworth, according to the Pierce County Sheriff’s Office.
Exact locations where tickets were purchased are now being revealed. To date, there are six hefty payouts waiting to be claimed in Minnesota.
A motorcycle crash after dark near Chaska left a husband and wife dead, authorities said Thursday. With 36 motorcycle deaths in Minnesota this year, fatalities are occurring at twice the pace of last year.
The suspect was arrested on a gun charge but released before he could be implicated in the killing.
She admitted that she would sneak the injections at work 5 to 6 times a day.
Fire erupted in a building Wednesday morning that houses numerous side-by-side businesses on West Broadway in north Minneapolis, authorities said. Firefighters were forced from the building's interior in the wake of a second-floor collapse.
A spokeswoman said police suspect the men “are part of a larger theft ring that is targeting high-end stores.”
It turned out that the victim was simply removing some items from his SUV when he was shot in the head.
The victim was “mentally impaired, mentally incapacitated or physically helpless” at the time of the alleged attack, according to the complaint.
Police are awaiting word from the city’s animal control officials about how the dogs died.
A witness saw a young child removed; officials haven’t rule out there being multiple people in the chopper at the time.
The victim was found lying on the street, stabbed in the chest. Paramedics declared him dead at the scene.
Eighth-grader Frank Lu didn’t use a tutor or put in an extraordinary amount of time, his father said.
Two were injured as blades knocked over a fabric-like sun shield on the tarmac.
Bystanders gave first aid to critically injured Iron Range man; his daughter was burned.
A Minnesota state trooper was clocked driving at least 94 miles per hour in a 55 mph zone in his squad car near Fergus Falls,…