Police arrested a Prior Lake man who was reportedly behaving erratically, which is putting it nicely. At one point, the police report says, the man began to "speak in tongues" and make noises "like a monkey." Then he threatened to attack an officer and said it would be like a raptor attack. South-metro blog Lazy Lightning has more ...
Fishermen find body floating in Minnesota River in Shakopee
The body was found upstream from Minnesota River Heritage Park.
Minneapolis man dies after crash leaves him pinned under vehicle
Clemente Garcia, 20, died Wednesday morning.
19-year-old gunned down marks 43rd homicide in Minneapolis this year
The victim's identity has not been released.
Woman breaks free after being kidnapped and taken to Brooklyn Park
The woman was taken by force as she arrived at her work in Plymouth.
Planned Parenthood suspends abortion services in WI due to 173-year-old law
A battle in the courts is likely coming.
How the fastest animal on the planet returned to MN after local extinction
The fastest animal on Earth had once vanished from Minnesota and Wisconsin.
St. Paul's new 'skate trail' brings non-traditional park to life
Gateway Park is the first of four parks to open in the Highland Bridge redevelopment.
80 mph winds, large hail possible with severe storms in MN
A severe thunderstorm watch is in effect for much of the state until 3 a.m. Saturday.
30 people evacuated as flooding hammers small town
It's assumed that at least eight inches of rain fell in Randall, with more heavy rain expected Friday night into Saturday morning.
Numerous severe storms likely in Minnesota Friday night
Watch the video for the full details with meteorologist Sven Sundgaard.
Teen pleads guilty in shooting death of 15-year-old girl in Columbia Heights
Damico Jamal-Tokyo High will receive a sentence in juvenile court, along with an adult prison sentence.
Police dog accidentally attacks Maplewood man
The Maplewood Police Department is saying sorry to a 65-year-old Maplewood man after he was accidentally attacked by one of the K9 team's German shepherds. Bob Rozmarynowski was on his morning walk Monday when the K9 team released the dog to chase down a drug suspect -- but instead of going after the suspect, the dog went after Rozmarynowski.
Duluth man arrested for allegedly threatening Charter Communications building
Authorities say a man upset with his Internet service called Charter Communications and threatened to blow up or set fire to the company's Duluth office. Police evacuated the building and closed some streets after a suspicious vehicle was reported. The man was arrested and will likely be charged with making terroristic threats.
Chaska police cite a man for shouting obscenities at his cat
According to WCCO, neighbors called police to report the noise. Police say this is not the first offense and the unidentified man was cited for disorderly conduct. Authorities say he admits to yelling at the cat.
Reward offered for information about punch that killed St. Cloud man
Police say a 20-year-old man walking in a St. Cloud alley was killed when he was punched by an attacker who jumped out of a vehicle. The victim was walking with two other people. Police believe he was a stranger to his attacker. A $1,000 reward is offered for information leading to an arrest.
Police refuse to release name of man arrested in stabbing in Oakdale
The Pioneer Press says police arrested a 44-year-old man in Minneapolis in connection with the stabbing of a woman in Oakdale, but have so far refused to release the man's name. That violates the Minnesota Government Data Practices Act, which requires authorities to identify anyone arrested. Police say they will release the person's identity when charges are filed.
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