The man accused of stealing donated money meant for his teen nephew -- after the boy was badly burned by his mother's boyfriend -- is in trouble again. Jeffrey Allen Stewart, 44, of South St. Paul has been charged with illegal possession of a firearm and second-degree assault in connection with an incident in earlier this week.
Animal Humane Society plans trailblazing new campus
Take a look inside the plans for a first-of-its-kind adoption center and animal care campus.
Minnesota reports 'concerning level' of syphilis cases
The Minnesota Department of Health says most of the cases are being discovered in the northern part of the state.
Airport police intercept 5,600 fentanyl pills headed to St. Cloud
Three were arrested following a police raid in St. Cloud.
Kris Lindahl files trademark for 'iconic' arms out pose
"The pose has become iconic," Lindahl said.
Man shot inside Oakdale movie theater expected to survive
The 23-year-old victim underwent surgery and is recovering at the hospital.
Driver falls asleep, crashes through motel wall near Duluth
Alcohol was not a factor in the crash.
Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Wednesday, June 29
One of the newly reported deaths was a person aged 15-19 from Yellow Medicine County.
Alabama replaces Toby Keith as headliner at MN music festival
The Lakefront Music Festival is set to take place in Prior Lake on July 8-9.
Mom admits stealing recovery money from son burned by boyfriend
A St. Paul mother has pleaded guilty to stealing thousands of dollars from her son, who was burned over most of his body by his mother's boyfriend. The mom apparently gambled away part of the money, which was donated to help the boy with his recovery.
Mother, uncle of burn victim charged with stealing recovery fund
This summer Antoine Willis suffered life-threatening burns when he was doused with gas and set on fire, allegedly by his mother's boyfriend. The story inspired contributions to a recovery fund for the 19-year-old. Now his mother and uncle are accused of stealing the $2,500 in that fund and spending it on gambling and drugs.
St. Paul man accused of DUI with 3 children in car
A St. Paul man is accused of driving under the influence with his three children in the car, according to police. James Juan Catrone Parker, 34, was pulled over Wednesday morning by a Wisconsin state trooper on I-94 in St. Croix County, and was also charged with possession of marijuana and ecstasy. The children are ages 4, 6 and 16.
St. Paul man caught cold-handed stealing ice cream truck
An ice cream truck owner left his van running outside a St. Paul gas station to keep the frozen treats cold in the 100-degree heat when another man hopped in and made a cool getaway.
Leno jokes about Edina woman accused of making nephew ride in trunk of Lexus
NBC late-night host Jay Leno is having fun at the expense of an Edina woman accused of making her 11-year-old nephew ride in the trunk of her Lexus so the car's leather seats wouldn't get wet.
Mom accuses website of stealing daughter
A Minnesota mother says she found her daughter in the adult classified section of Backpage.com, KSTP reports. The woman says her only daughter Mary is using the popular website Backpage.com to advertise as a prostitute. The St. Paul City Council passed a resolution calling on Village Voice Media, owners of the classified ad site Backpage.com, to discontinue the adult section of their online classifieds.
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