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Wis. town shaken after death of student, unrelated threat made to school

The River Falls school community was shaken Monday by two separate events, one involving a student's death at Meyer Middle School and another resulting in a student's arrest. Superintendent Jamie Benson sent an automated voice message March 19 to families in the district confirming the death of a si

DULUTH NEWS TRIBUNE - 2018-03-21 12:30:12

Driver In Fatal Crash Released Without Being Charged

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) - The St. Paul man being held in the death of an Uber driver from Minneapolis has been released from jail without being charged with a crime. The accident happened last Friday night in north Minneapolis. Police said an SUV struck an Uber car in the intersection, sending it into a

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-03-21 11:30:14

Multi-vehicle crash shuts down northbound I-494 in Woodbury

A multi-vehicle crash has all lanes of northbound I-494 shut down in Woodbury, the Minnesota Department of Transportation said. The crash involving a tanker truck, dump truck and a handful of vehicles had all lanes blocked at Valley Creek Road occurred at 12:03 p.m. Tuesday. Traffic is being diverte

MINNEAPOLIS STAR TRIBUNE - 2018-03-20 17:31:00

Hastings day care with history of violations reopens, with husband of previous owner in charge

Hillside Childcare Center in Hastings (Michelle Wirth / Forum News Service) A Hastings child care center handed over its license this month after authorities verified serious and chronic violations, including an incident in which a teacher restrained and bit a 6-year-old boy who has autism. But Hill

PIONEER PRESS - 2018-03-20 22:57:11

6 men charged in St. Paul underage sex-trafficking sting

Six men were arrested after authorities say they tried to engage in prostitution with a minor during a sex-trafficking sting conducted in St. Paul this winter. The men were charged Tuesday in Ramsey County District Court. Each responded to an ad posted by law enforcement on Backpage.com's dating sec

PIONEER PRESS - 2018-03-20 23:56:58

Police: Student with loaded gun arrested at St. Paul school

ST. PAUL, Minn. - St. Paul police say a student with a loaded handgun has been arrested at Como Park High School. The 16-year-old student was arrested shortly after 8 a.m. at the start of the school day Wednesday. Police spokesman Steve Linders says it's unclear why the student had a 9 mm gun on him

MINNEAPOLIS STAR TRIBUNE - 2018-03-21 20:10:00

Harlem Globetrotter surprises Wisconsin boy

PRESCOTT, Wis. - Harlem Globetrotter Zeus McClurkin surprised 10-year-old Ethan Kranig Monday at his school in Prescott, Wisconsin in honor of his birthday. Ethan has a condition called ectrodactyly ectodermal dysplasia, which impacts his limbs and his eyesight. He's undergone more than 30 surgeries

CHANNEL 3000 - 2018-03-21 15:20:04

Child found dead in River Falls school; unrelated threat follows

The River Falls school community was shaken Monday by two separate events, one involving a student's death at Meyer Middle School. Superintendent Jamie Benson sent an automated voice message March 19 to families in the district confirming the death of a sixth-grade student. "The death of any young p

PIERCE COUNTY HERALD - 2018-03-20 17:36:16

Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor turns himself in on murder, manslaughter charges in Justine Damond killing

Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor was charged Tuesday with murder and manslaughter in the July shooting death of Justine Ruszczyk Damond, a decision that prosecutors said was delayed by some of the officer's colleagues' reluctance to testify. Noor is charged with third-degree murder "perpetrat

MINNEAPOLIS STAR TRIBUNE - 2018-03-21 02:01:00

CITY OF ST. PAUL PARK: 2018 Open Book Property Assessment Meetings

City of St. Paul Park ASSESSMENT NOTICE Important Information Regarding Property Assessments This may affect your 2019 property taxes. Notice is hereby given that the Open Book Meetings for City of St. Paul Park shall meet on the following dates and locations: Cottage Grove City HallThursday, A


Juut stylist charged with groping client

MINNEAPOLIS - A hair stylist at a downtown Minneapolis salon has been charged after his client told police she was groped during her haircut. According to the criminal complaint, 30-year-old Vincent Sechi, of Bloomington, allegedly groped a woman during her visit to the Juut Salon on Nicollet Mall


Police: Distracted Driver who Blew Through Stop Sign Had Drugs, Alcohol Level of .15

Big Lake police report a 31-year-old Fridley man arrested Friday faces multiple charges after he allegedly blew through a stop sign, hit another car and had a blood-alcohol level nearly twice the legal limit - all while he had a child in his car. According to the police department, Joseph Gorsegner

KSTP - 2018-03-20 18:27:00

Charges: Man Jailed on Vehicle Theft Punches Deputy, Rips Camera from Ceiling of Jail Cell

A Brooklyn Center man jailed on charges of stealing a vehicle and leading officers on a chase in January has now been accused of assaulting a peace officer and damaging jail property. Prosecutors in Dakota County say 23-year-old Aziz Holmes, in Dakota County jail following the Jan. 28 chase that beg


ID'd: Teen shot dead in Minneapolis late at night

Authorities on Sunday identified the person shot and killed late Friday in Minneapolis as an 18-year-old from St. Paul. Norea S. Wilford was shot in the chest near E. 43rd Street and 1st Avenue S. and died at Hennepin County Medical Center (HCMC), according to the Hennepin County Medical Examiner's


Patrol: Man Dies After Being Thrown From Rolling Pickup In St. Paul

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) - A 33-year-old man is dead after he was thrown from his pickup truck when it rolled early Sunday morning on a highway exit ramp in St. Paul. The State Patrol says the fatal crash happened just after 3:15 a.m. on the Highway 280 exit ramp to eastbound Interstate 94. Christopher


Driver killed in rollover on I-94

ST. PAUL, Minn. - A Newport, Minnesota man was killed when he rolled his truck merging onto Interstate 94 from Highway 280. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, the Dodge Dakota pickup truck was headed south on 280 and exited to eastbound I-94 at about 3:18 a.m. Sunday. Near the bottom of the ra


Police: Drunk with no license runs light, critically injures Uber driver in N. Minneapolis

A suspected drunken motorist who had his license revoked is in jail after running a red light at a north Minneapolis intersection and hitting and critically injuring an Uber driver, authorities said. Ahmed A. Sandiko, 48, of Minneapolis, remains hospitalized Sunday in critical condition at Hennepin


Kidnapping, sex trafficking charges lead from Treasure Island hotel room

An arrest warrant was issued for a Rosemount man earlier in March following an investigation of criminal activity at Treasure Island Resort & Casino in October of 2017. Thomas Lee Kirven, 29, was taken into custody March 7 on felony charges of kidnapping, first-degree sex trafficking, cause or permi


Man dies after being pulled from fire at Mpls. home

Minneapolis recorded its first fatal fire of the year on Saturday night. MINNEAPOLIS - A man pulled from a fire at a Minneapolis home on Saturday night has died. Firefighters were called to the home on the 1100 block of 23rd Ave. N. around 6:15 p.m. on a report of a fire. When they arrived, they f