An Akeley man is suspected of assaulting an officer after failing a field sobriety test early Saturday morning. WDAY News says Elijah Lee Knowles then led police on a high-speed chase before crashing his car.
Fire departments decry drivers running over hoses, endangering crews
It happened in two separate Northland cities this week.
All Energy Solar reaches growth milestones with higher goals yet for 2022
Minnesota solar company continues to thrive through building a strong workforce
Authorities ID family found frozen to death at MN-Canada border
They're still trying to unravel how they got there and who might have helped them.
Mayo Clinic specialist: 'The omicron surge is not over'
Experts expect a rapid decline over the next month followed a period of calm.
Charges: Man in stolen Jeep leads police on 110 mph chase
He crashed into a light post near the Capitol and then fled on foot, the complaint says.
Puppy in back of stolen Audi found, reunited with owner
The 4 1/2-month-old bullmastiff had been missing more than a week.
WI's best 'hole-in-the-wall' diner is Guy Fieri-approved
Come for the "garbage pile," stay for ... even more breakfast food.
Minnesota's pre-pro women's soccer team unveils name, logo
The new name and look was unveiled after community owners voted on a winner.
21 people charged in connection to drug trafficking in northern MN
Police say the organization sold more than 10 pounds of heroin and fentanyl in northern Minnesota.
MN's 'best hole-in-the-wall diner' is, sadly, currently closed
MSN recently published its pick for best diner in each state.
MN apartment complex loses heat, nearly 150 residents evacuated
A boiler problem caused the heating issue.
Edina man accused of driving drunk, refuses order to put down burrito
Samuel Edward Waters, 22, is charged with two gross misdemeanors: refusing to submit to field sobriety tests and third-degree driving while intoxicated. Police say he also refused to set down a burrito, attempted to bribe an officer, flipped the bird for a mug shot photo, and urinated in his cell, Edina Patch says.
Ground worker charged with driving on airport tarmac while drunk
A police report says the driver for the company Servisair failed to yield to a jet backing out of a gate. A blood test then allegedly showed the driver with an alcohol content of .21, more than double the limit to drive.
Mother of victim in fatal drunk driving case says sentence too short
The mother of an 18-year-old man killed by a drunken driver in Olmstead County is blasting the five year and nine month sentence of woman convicted in the case. Sondra Deward, 23 (pictured), was intoxicated and driving the wrong way in June 2011 crash, which killed Tracy Nelson's son, Tyler Hoft, and 22-year-old Emery Van Hook. Another man was seriously injured in the crash.
Man who rear-ended school bus arrested for drunk driving
Police believe a man who drove into the back of a St. Cloud school bus carrying kids was intoxicated. They arrested the 72-year-old man after he rear-ended the bus that stopped to let kids off. No one was seriously injured.
St. Paul man charged with brutal 15 hour assault
Sonny James Drury was charged Thursday with felony domestic assault and false imprisonment after an Oct. 7th incident where he ordered his girlfriend into her car and repeatedly assaulted her. The woman says Drury was upset about an impending return to prison.
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