A burglar repeatedly stabbed a St. Paul family's dog in the process of making off with the homeowner's guns, jewelry and electronics. Buster the boxer required $3,000 worth of work to treat his wounds. Buster's family says he may not have stopped the burglary but he did what he could and they're just thankful he's alive.
6 transportation projects in Minnesota get $100M federal funding
The projects extend to areas all across the state.
Minnesota's COVID-19 update for the week ending Tuesday, August 9
The number of cases in the latest reporting period dropped compared to the previous week's update.
Five rescued as boat crashes into break wall at Superior port of entry
All five escaped serious injury.
Takeaways from Minneapolis' new gun violence report
The rise in violent crime in Minneapolis is showing signs of plateauing.
Woman seriously hurt in shooting outside downtown Minneapolis Target
The victim is in her 20s.
Man, woman arrested after shots fired from BMW at 3 motorcyclists
The driver of the BMW led police on a chase, driving the wrong way on state highways.
Drive Shack Inc. announces upcoming 'Puttery' venue in Minneapolis
The growing business backed by Rory McIlroy is coming to the Twin Cities.
BCA: Man was 'running towards' deputy with knife before fatal shooting
The Minnesota BCA has identified the four deputies who fired weapons.
MN Gun Owners Caucus won't endorse gubernatorial candidate in 2022
The organization endorsed Scott Jensen for Minnesota Senate in 2016.
Man who threw gun on WCCO roof charged with murder, manslaughter
The man originally lied and claimed someone else shot the victim.
18-year-old from Zumbrota dies in Goodhue County crash
The crash happened in rural Goodhue County around 8:45 a.m. Wednesday.
Local DJ fighting for citizenship
Local DJ Sothiphakhak and his family fled to the United States from a refugee camp in Thailand when he was just 2-years-old. Now, he has discovered that his father -- who passed away when he was a young boy -- never completed the process of making him a U.S. citizen.
Minnesota man faces charges after knife fight with South Dakota lawmakers
Authorities say Mark Bardwell, of Zimmerman, pulled a knife on South Dakota's House GOP leader David Lust and tried to punch House Speaker Val Rausch at a bar inside a motel in Fort Pierre, SD over the weekend.
Dog breeder accused of drowning puppies will fight cruelty charges
The lawyer for a Dakota County dog breeder says the puppies his client allegedly drowned were not pets. He maintains "commercial" animals are subject to a different set of rules than pets. Dayna Bell faces 14 felony and two misdemeanor counts of animal cruelty.
'World's tallest' dog contender dies
The North Dakota owner of 6-year-old Boomer is mourning the loss of her 180-pound, 7-foot long pet. The dog received international attention after making a bid for world's tallest, generating interest in part because it was a Landseer Newfoundland and not a Great Dane. Boomer was put to sleep after a diagnosis of bone cancer.
Legal fight emerges over condo that allows cats, but not 'companion dog'
A big legal battle has been launched against the Calhoun-Isles Condominium Association, which allows cats and small birds in their condos, but not dogs. At odds with the association is Diane Orenstein, who can't have her "companion dog" live with her at her condo, despite recommendations from her psychologist and her social worker.
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