Local
February 10
The overflow room for the Public Safety conference committee held mostly members of Moms Demand Action members. On the screen is Sen. Ron Latz, D-St.

Buffalo clinic shooting renews gun control push at Minnesota Capitol

Gun measures have not been a focus during a COVID-dominated legislative session.
Local
February 10

32 years in prison awaits Bloomington man who fatally shot wife, wounded 2 neighbors

Plea deal means he won't leave prison until he's in his early 80s.
Local
February 10

Many red flags went ignored for Buffalo clinic shooting suspect

Gregory Ulrich threatened to shoot up the hospital and violated restraining orders in the years before this week's tragic shooting.
Local
February 10
A worker placed sheets of plywood Wednesday over windows that were shot out Tuesday at Allina Health clinic in Buffalo.

Charges expected Thursday in fatal shooting at Buffalo clinic

Assistant Wright County attorney vowed to "aggressively prosecute" the case after five people were shot, one fatally. The suspect had "multiple contacts" with law enforcement dating back to 2003.
Local
February 10

Michigan man killed in rollover crash in Maple Grove

Roads were icy at the time of the crash, the State Patrol said.
Local
February 10
A shooting at the Allina Health clinic on Tuesday in Buffalo, Minn., left one person dead and four wounded, authorities said.

One dead, four wounded after shooting at Buffalo health clinic

A 67-year-old male suspect has been detained after the shooting at an Allina Health clinic. He had a history of being unhappy with health care he had received and threatening medical workers, authorities said. Police found suspicious devices as well.
Local
February 9
Investigators with the Buffalo Police Department, Wright County Sheriff’s Office and Minneapolis police searched the residence of Buffalo shooting s

Buffalo shooting suspect had threatened 'mass shooting' of Minnesota hospital in 2018

Gregory Ulrich violated a restraining order at the clinic in November 2018, court records show.
Wolves
February 9
Malik Beasley  Credit: Hennepin County jail

Judge allows Wolves' Beasley to serve weapons sentence after season ends

Timberwolves guard Malik Beasley's sentence comes with a lifetime ban on possessing a gun, as well as no alcohol or illicit drug use for three years.
February 9

No clear motive after gunman shoots 5 at Allina clinic in Buffalo

Authorities say a 67-year-old local man who was well-known to law enforcement opened fire at a Minnesota health clinic on Tuesday, wounding five people who were rushed to area hospitals.
February 9

Police: Multiple people shot at Allina clinic in Buffalo

Gunfire at a health clinic wounded at least five people in Wright County and was followed by reports of a bomb exploding at the medical provider late Tuesday morning.
Local
February 9

Patrol identifies man killed in Carver County crash on Hwy. 212

Slippery roads may have been a factor, the Minnesota State Patrol said.
Local
February 9
Riders hopped on the C-Line Rapid Transit bus on 7th Street in downtown Minneapolis on a cold, wet Thursday, October 22, 2020.  ]  Shari L. Gross •

Met Council committee awards contract to firm to build D Line bus stops

Thomas and Sons Construction built the Metro C Line, the area's second rapid bus line.
Business
February 9

Charge: Twin Cities adviser stole $2.25M from investors, built $1.7M home, $49K SUV

The thefts over three years also funded a cruise and a Tiffany jewelry purchase, according to federal prosecutors.
Local
February 8
Ty Jindra was ordered to be released from jail Monday after he was taken into custody last week for violating pretrial conditions that allowed him to

Former Mpls. cop accused of drug theft is ordered freed pending trial

An attorney for fired cop Ty Jindra persuades U.S. judge magistrate that he was not threatening a potential witness.
Local
February 8

Chauvin's attorney pushes back on proposed third-degree murder count in Floyd case

Defense attorney Eric Nelson also filed several motions proposing trial protocols.
Local
February 8

Father, son plead to lesser charge for being among target shooters when stray bullet hit motorcyclist near Carver

All four have now pleaded guilty to misdemeanor charge, avoiding jail.
Local
February 8

Authorities identify Minneapolis man who police say was fatally stabbed in Brooklyn Center domestic

The victim and suspect were apparently in a long-term relationship but weren't currently living together, according to police.
Local
February 8
Barbara Gusse of Brooklyn Center, a grandmother and amateur birdwatcher, grabbed her binoculars when she spotted the Jeep Cherokee being sought in an

Woman credited in boy's rescue says, 'I'm no hero. I'm just a grandmother'

Avid birder used binoculars to read license plate of stolen car.
Local
February 7

Head-on crash in Carver County kills 22-year-old driver, injures 2 others

The patrol has yet to say which vehicle crossed into the oncoming lane.
Local
February 6
Luke Melchert     ] CARLOS GONZALEZ ¥ cgonzalez@startribune.com Ð Chaska, MN, February 4, 2021, After 52 years as the Chaska city attorney, Luke Mel

City attorney retires after 50-plus years of helping Chaska grow

He helped transform it in more than 50 years as city attorney.