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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 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
Authorities investigate homicide in Red Wing; person of interest found
The death of a man found on a sidewalk in Red Wing’s East End is being investigated as an apparent homicide, according to police.
News/crime and courts
April 18, 2017 - 8:43am
March 15, 2017
Minnesota roundup: Three injured in shooting in Bemidji; Ottertail homeowner charged with arson
BEMIDJI, Minn. —Three individuals were injured early Sunday morning after a shooting in Bemidji. According to a news release from Bemidji Chief of Police Mike Mastin, the police department and Beltrami County Sheriff's Office received a report of two people with gunshot wounds...
March 15, 2017 - 1:00pm
January 10, 2017
Minnesota roundup: Willmar man charged with exposing his genitals at library sentenced; Man shot while on bail for shooting; 3 more state news stories
WILLMAR, Minn. — A Willmar man accused of exposing himself to a woman at the Willmar Public Library has been sentenced to two years of...
January 10, 2017 - 9:19am
November 23, 2016
Minnesota roundup: Man charged in shooting, chase up to 130 mph; Minneapolis day care provider charged with hanging toddler; plus 4 more state news stories
BROOKLYN PARK, Minn.—Minnesota's Bureau of Criminal Apprehension said Tuesday that they are investigating an officer-involved shooting incident after what an official described as an "extremely dangerous" situation where a man shot a convenience store clerk then led 30 to 40...
November 23, 2016 - 9:29am
November 16, 2016
Police officer who fatally shot Philando Castile charged with manslaughter
ST. PAUL — In a stunning decision that shook police and protesters alike, the officer who fatally shot Philando Castile was charged with manslaughter...
November 16, 2016 - 10:58am
November 8, 2016
Hunter found dead in the woods in central Minn.
LITTLE FALLS, Minn.—A 41-year-old man was found Monday, Nov. 7, deceased in the woods after suffering an apparent gunshot wound in central Minnesota. Morrison County Sheriff Shawn Larsen reported deputies were called at 5:04 p.m. to a possible hunting accident on property near...
November 8, 2016 - 10:17am
March 23, 2016
FHS grad Sunderman honored for WVU rifle team
On the heels of its fourth straight and nation-best 18th national championship, the No. 1-ranked West Virginia University rifle team earned 20 All-America honors at the NCAA Postseason Banquet, held March 12, in Akron, Ohio. Seven Mountaineers earned a combined 13 National Rifle Association...
March 23, 2016 - 9:55am
January 20, 2016
Farmington grad Sunderman excels with WVU shooting team
The No. 1-ranked West Virginia University rifle team broke its own NCAA record, set just five days ago, with an aggregate score of 4740 to beat Great American Rifle Conference foe No. 15 Akron, 4740-4621at the WVU Rifle Range. After an NCAA-record score of 4724 against No. 5 Alaska-Fairbanks...
January 20, 2016 - 1:23pm
July 15, 2015
FHS grad Sunderman will compete in shooting World Cup
West Virginia University rifle team member Patrick Sunderman, a Farmington High School graduate, continued his standout collegiate shooting career...
July 15, 2015 - 10:21am
March 31, 2009
Two charged with unlawful possession of weapons
Two men who told Dakota County Sheriff's deputies they are members of the Crips gang face felony charges after deputies found them shooting at targets in Castle Rock Township. Deputies found 23-year-old Mau Chau of North St. Paul and 30-year-old South St. Paul resident Tasheen Goggins...
March 31, 2009 - 10:16am
July 2, 2008
St. Paul boy hurt in St. Louis County gun accident
A 10-year-old boy was injured south of Cotton on Tuesday when the weapon he was firing malfunctioned. According to a news release from the St. Louis County Sheriff's Office, the boy, from St. Paul, was visiting his family's cabin in Northland Township when the accident happened about...
July 2, 2008 - 12:00am
February 15, 2008
Farmington High School grad Simon unhurt in NIU shooting
Farmington High School graduate Matt Simon has been in high demand in the wake of Thursday's shooting at Northern Illinois University. According to his mother, Simon, a receiver on the NIU football team, has been appointed the team's media liaison. Simon was not injured in the...
February 15, 2008 - 12:00am