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UPDATE: Man charged with killing son posts bond
NEW RICHMOND, Wis. (WEAU) --The New Richmond man charged with killing his 20-year-old son has posted a $500,000 cash bond.
Man sentenced to life for murdering teen in Minneapolis park
Chance Adams, 27, will be sentenced to life in prison with no parole for 30 years on June 13, after being found guilty of 1st degree murder and four other charges, including 2nd degree murder and aggravated robbery.
Hunters advised to exercise caution near location of St. Croix County bear incident
NEW RICHMOND, Wis. – The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is investigating a close encounter with two bears on the Betterly Waterfowl Production Area, three miles east of New Richmond.On May 13, a turkey hunter on Betterly WPA was approached by a yearling black bear and an adult sow. The ye
Highway 61 Closed In White Bear Lake Due To 'Public Disturbance'
WHITE BEAR LAKE, MN — Highway 61 is closed in both directions between County Road 96 and Second Street in White Bear Lake Thursday due to police responding to "a public disturbance."Traffic is being detoured to side streets. The Minnesota State Patrol says the road could be closed for several hours.
Man Said He Killed His Parents In Eagan: Police
EAGAN, MN — Authorities closed Wilderness Run Road near Fawn Ridge Trail in Eagan Thursday afternoon after officers received a call from a man claiming he killed his parents at a home in the area.Police responded and confirmed everyone is safe. The scene around the home has been cleared.The investig
Three men charged in prescription drug case
Anas B. Yusuf, 18, Oakdale, Minn., is charged with three felony counts of uttering a forgery, one felony count of possession of narcotics with intent to deliver and a misdemeanor count of obstructing an officer.
Vehicle fire closes northbound I-35E near Forest Lake
According to Minneapolis State Patrol, the vehicle fire happened around 3:30 p.m. just south of the highway split. The driver told officials he heard a "pop" and immediately saw black smoke coming out from under the hood. Before the fire consumed his truck, he got out safely with his dogs and was ab
28-Year-Old Man Hit While Walking Across I-35W
MINNEAPOLIS, MN — A 28-year-old man was walking across the lanes of Interstate 35W near Washington Avenue in Minneapolis when he was stuck by a vehicle. The collision occurred just before 5 a.m. Thursday.The woman driving the car was not injured in the crash.The Minnesota State Patrol said it will r
Hudson receives $500,000 grant for redevelopment
Hudson Gateway, the new development at the old St. Croix Meadows dog track, will be the focus of a $500,000 grant awarded to the city of Hudson. The grant is from the Wisconsin Economic Development Coporation. File photo
Man charged with killing neighbor over lake access acquitted in Chisago County
CENTER CITY, Minn. — A man charged with killing his neighbor over a lake access dispute has been acquitted in Chisago County.Forty-four-year-old Carl Anderson was facing the possibility of more than two decades in prison had he been found guilty of second-degree murder. Anderson was the one who call
Traffic snarled as police surround downtown home
WHITE BEAR LAKE — The East Metro SWAT team and Ramsey County Homeland Security are backing up the police as they attempt to apprehend a potentially dangerous man holed up in a home near Don Julio's restaurant the afternoon of May 24.White Bear Lake Police were called to a domestic situation, said Ca
Charges: Hudson soccer coach sent graphic SnapChat to studen...
St. Croix County prosecutors on Friday charged 23-year-old Hudson resident Benjamin J. Schrock with causing a child to view sexual activity and exposing a child to harmful material. He was ordered to post a $2,500 cash bond at his initial court appearance.Bond conditions require Schrock to be fitted
UPDATE: Thirty cows lost in Baldwin barn fire
Firefighters and ambulance personnel were on the scene of a barn and silo fire at 2467 90th Ave., Baldwin Friday, May 18. No people were injured as of the firefighters' initial arrival, though it was estimated 25 cows were lost in the fire. Sarah Nigbor / RiverTown Multimedia
Aggressive bears reported in St. Croix County
The incident, which occurred May 13, involved a turkey hunter at Betterly Waterfowl Production Area, where he was approached by a yearling bear that came within 10 feet. The hunter first tried scaring the bear off by yelling at it — and then noticed a second, larger bear nearby.
Woman Who Pleaded Guilty To Hanging Child At Day Care To Be Sentenced
Nataliia Karia, 43, pleaded guilty in February to attempted murder. Wednesday’s sentencing comes about a year and a half since the incident, which was not limited to just what happened at her day care.
St. Croix County fire followed by auto theft
The incident began unfolding at 4:34 a.m. May 11, when firefighters were called to 404 County Road J in the town of Pleasant Valley — about 10 miles northeast of River Falls. The fire appeared to burn the structure to its foundation and River Falls Assistant Fire Chief Mike Moody said it destroyed t
Two on the lam; one wanted for homicide
By Bob ZientaraIn a pair of highly unusual circumstances, wanted fugitives in Barron and Rusk counties remain at large as of press time Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in connection with an apparent murder near Conrath, Wis., on Friday afternoon, May 18, and the unsuccessful pursuit of a burglary suspect the
Somerset awards water tower project for $383,000
At the Tuesday, May 15 Somerset Village Board meeting, trustees awarded the contract to rebuild Water Tower #2 to General Construction for $383,000.
Minneapolis high school employee critically injured in attack
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Fatal dispute over Chisago County lake access ends in killer's acquittal
A Chisago County man has been acquitted of murder after shooting his unarmed neighbor in a lake access dispute.Carl P. Anderson, 44, of Lindstrom, faced two second-degree murder charges — and the possibility of more than two decades in prison — in the February 2017 death of lifelong neighbor, 62-yea