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St. Joseph man suspected of murdering 7-month-old boy in Rice
RICE — A 29-year-old St. Joseph man was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of murder in the death of a 7-month-old from Rice, according to Benton County Sheriff Troy Heck.James Joseph Robert Wood faces possible third-degree murder charges and is being held in Benton County Jail, Heck stated in a news rel
Private Island On Lake Minnetonka Goes On Sale: Photos
SHOREWOOD, MN – This is your chance toown your very own private islandon Lake Minnetonka. Enjoy more than 4000 feet of lakeshore and approximately 20 acres. It could be a family compound, business retreat, or something else.
Man faces more domestic assault and stalking charges
Wyatt Robert Kelly Aurentz of Becker was charged Monday, Oct. 15, with two felonies in Crow Wing County District Court in Brainerd, as well as two gross misdemeanors for fifth-degree assault and giving a police officer a false name. Aurentz has a long rap sheet with five prior domestic abuse-related
Shakopee Teens Accidentally Drowned In Pond: Medical Examiner
CHASKA, MN — Authorities have identified two teens found dead in a Chaska pond Sunday. The Anoka County Medical Examiner's Office ruled that Bushra Abdi and Zeynab Abdalla, both 19 and from Shakopee, accidentally drowned.
St. Paul man sentenced for intentionally dropping 3-year-old boy on his head, which led to his death
Tyrell Wooten loved singing songs, clapping his hands, and incessantly pushing around his Thomas the Tank engine, even after its wheels fell off.He was “kind, loving” and most of all “sweet,” his grandmother said in court Tuesday morning, at times crying as she described what it was like for family
Former group home employee pleads guilty to sexually assaulting vulnerable adult in Little Canada
A former employee of a Little Canada group home admitted in court Monday to sexually assaulting a woman with severe mental and physical disabilities who lived in the residence, court records day.Peter Daniel Hackman, 27, made the admission while pleading guilty to one count of second-degree criminal
Elections 2018: Jamie Becker-Finn vs. Yele-Mis Yang for House District 42B
Age:35Jamie Becker-FinnPolitical party:DFLCity of residence:RosevilleWhat qualifies you to hold this position?I work hard, I do my homework and I truly care about the people of our community. I offer smart, honest leadership and am willing to take on tough issues. As a parent and long-time district
'Help me, help me,' woman mouthed to trooper after traffic i...
Authorities arrested a teenager outside Hudson last week after the SUV he was in lurched across Interstate 94 traffic into a ditch, where an officer found a woman inside mouthing the words "help me, help me."
Bodies of missing teenage women found in Chaska pond
Bushra Abdi and Zeynab Abdalla, both 19 and from Shakopee, had left their respective workplaces – on in Shakopee, the other from Chaska – during a break at around 3 a.m. on Saturday.
Three people shot at Aqua Nightclub in Minneapolis
MINNEAPOLIS - The Minneapolis Police Department has confirmed that three people were shot at the Aqua Nightclub and Lounge in Minneapolis. Officers responded to reports of multiple people shot at 1:43 a.m. on Monday morning.The following information was obtained from a Minneapolis Police Department
Stolen squad car leads officers on chase on I-94 from Monticello to St. Cloud
As deputies were responding, a second 911 call stated the woman had entered the second caller's home. When a deputy arrived, a female matching the callers' descriptions was seen outside a home in the area, according to the sheriff's office.
At Minneapolis homeless camp, recovering addicts seek refuge amid the squalor
Ellen Dick had already survived a winter sleeping under bridges and near the railroad tracks in downtown Minneapolis without falling into relapse. It had been 11 months since she had touched a drug of any kind, her longest stretch in years.Yet the 43-year-old mother of six said she recalled feeling
UPDATE: Partially clothed woman flees Monticello in squad car
A partially clothed woman who fled from a Monticello residence in a Wright County squad car was apprehended Friday, Oct. 12 following a chase on Interstate 94.Crystal Capko, 36 of Buffalo, was booked into the Wright County Jail for residential burglary, felony theft, fleeing in a motor vehicle, driv
AgweekTV: Minnesota couple calls grain bin home
A Minnesota couple is now calling a grain bin home.Watch the full episode of AgweekTV on Agweek.com
Minnesota Man Charged With Rape Of 12-Year-Old Girl
Lara Trump To Visit Minnesota Thursday Lara Trump, daughter-in-law to President Donald Trump, will visit the Republican Party of Minnesota's North Branch office Thursday in an effort to rally voters. Driver's Licenses Can Again Be Processed In Hennepin Co.Start the conversation, orRead moreat CBS Lo
MISSING: 11-year-old Minneapolis girl last seen Saturday afternoon
Robertson stands 5 feet, 5 inches tall and weighs 160 pounds. She has long, brown, curly hair and green eyes.
Crystal Capko Wright County amazing police squad car chase
Also making her tabloid debut isBuffalo,Minnesotawoman,Crystal Capko, 36 after leading cops on a police chase after taking off in a squad car she’d moments before jumped in through the window and stolen.
2 Teenagers Reported Missing In Shakopee
Officials say 19-year-old Bushra Abdi and 19-year-old Zenyab Abdalla, both of Shakopee, left their jobs during a break on Saturday and later called 911 for help. They haven’t been seen since.
Bodies recovered from submerged car amid search for missing Shakopee women
Family members and friends of Bushra Abdi and Zeynab “Hapsa” Abdalla, both 19, held a vigil late Sunday near the pond where divers found the women’s car. Authorities began searching after tire tracks were found leading from Highway 41 to the pond.
Heavy Snow Falls In The Twin Cities Sunday: Photos
TWIN CITIES, MN — Like it or not, there's accumulating snow in parts of the Twin Cities metro Sunday morning. A band of snow will move over the region between 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. and give grass a white coating, according to the National Weather Service.