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April 21, 2017
Man killed by sheriff's deputies in Minn. had ties to Pierce County
VADNAIS HEIGHTS, Minn.—The family of a man killed by Ramsey County sheriff's deputies in Vadnais Heights earlier this week has identified him as Darren Jahnke, 47.
News/crime and courts
April 21, 2017 - 9:44am
April 20, 2017
Minnesota roundup: Family IDs man fatally shot by sheriff's deputies in Vadnais Heights; St. Paul council rejects call for Trump investigation
VADNAIS HEIGHTS, Minn.—The family of a man killed by Ramsey County sheriff's deputies in Vadnais Heights earlier this week has identified him as Darren Jahnke, 47. "Our hearts are breaking right now," sister Jenny Vance said Wednesday night. All four deputies have been placed...
April 20, 2017 - 12:00pm
April 19, 2017
Criminal complaint filed in Red Wing shooting death; man awaits possible extradition from Pierce County
Goodhue County Attorney's Office issued a criminal complaint April 19 in the shooting death of a Red Wing man. Charles Deonta Jones, 26, faces...
News/crime and courts
April 19, 2017 - 5:15pm
April 18, 2017
Minnesota roundup: Bemidji assistant principal enters not guilty plea in social media sex charges; BCA investigating officer-involved shooting
BEMIDJI, Minn. — A middle school assistant principal in Bemidji pleaded not guilty Monday, April 17, to two felony counts of engaging in...
April 18, 2017 - 8:58am
April 14, 2017
County cracks down on distracted driving
Dakota County law enforcement officials want drivers to keep their eyes on the road. In conjunction with April's designation as Distracted Driver...
April 14, 2017 - 1:00pm
April 12, 2017
Minnesota roundup: Burnsville teacher accused of sexually explicit communication with student
Burnsville teacher accused of sexually explicit communication with student BURNSVILLE, MInn. — A Burnsville High School music teacher is...
News/crime and courts
April 12, 2017 - 10:53am
April 11, 2017
Minnesota roundup: Duluth shipyard employee injured working on freighter in February dies; Missing central Minnesota man found
DULUTH — A Fraser Shipyards employee who was injured while working on a Great Lakes freighter in February has died, and the company faces a citation from the federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration for the incident. Joseph Burch, a member of the International Brotherhood...
April 11, 2017 - 1:00pm
April 10, 2017
Minnesota roundup: Battle Lake police say they doubt child abduction report, but still investigating; 3 more state news stories
BATTLE LAKE, Minn.—Battle Lake police said Sunday that they doubt there was an abduction of a child on Friday. "As of Sunday morning, April 9, we still have had no reports of anyone missing. At this time we believe that whatever was witnessed may have been either misinterpreted...
April 10, 2017 - 10:57am
April 6, 2017
Minnesota roundup: Charges filed in crash that killed pregnant passenger in Washington County
ST. PAUL—A 21-year-old man has been charged with a misdemeanor in connection with a crash last year that killed a 20-year-old mother who...
April 6, 2017 - 9:12am
April 5, 2017
Minnesota roundup: Legislator announces bid for attorney general; Duluth woman hit by SUV dies
ST. PAUL—State Rep. John Lesch, a veteran lawmaker from St. Paul, is launching a bid for Minnesota attorney general. A longtime prosecutor for the city of St. Paul, Lesch was first elected to the Minnesota House in 2002. After an unofficial trip to Iraq in 2006, Lesch enlisted...
April 5, 2017 - 11:30am
April 3, 2017
Minnesota roundup: Authorities believe body found is missing St. Cloud student; Buffalo man who died was hit by vehicle driven by 15-year-old
ST. CLOUD—Authorities say a body found in the Mississippi River over the weekend might be that of missing St. Cloud State University student...
April 3, 2017 - 1:00pm
March 31, 2017
Minnesota roundup: Man in Wetterling case sues authorities
ST. PAUL—A man considered a person of interest in the 1989 abduction of Jacob Wetterling has filed a federal lawsuit against the county sheriff who investigated the case. Dan Rassier filed the suit Wednesday assigned to Judge Donovan W. Frank, according to court documents. Rassier...
March 31, 2017 - 1:00pm
March 30, 2017
Minnesota roundup: One dead in crash near Moorhead; Crow Wing County votes to not redistribute condoms
MOORHEAD, Minn. — One man died Wednesday, March 29, after a crash between a sedan and a beet truck at the intersection north of Moorhead....
March 30, 2017 - 12:15pm
March 29, 2017
Minnesota roundup: Remains found near Brainerd identified as disabled man missing for 2 years
BRAINERD, Minn. — Human remains found Saturday night in a wooded area off Business Highway 371 south of Brainerd have been identified as...
March 29, 2017 - 9:06am
March 28, 2017
Minnesota roundup: Minor injuries after SUV broadsides school bus in far northwest Minn.
GULLY, Minn.—No one was seriously injured Monday morning after an SUV broadsided a school bus carrying students in far northwest Minnesota.. According to a report from the Minnesota State Patrol, the crash occurred at about 7:23 a.m. when the driver of a 2006 Pontiac Torrent,...
March 28, 2017 - 11:57am