That includes more than 100 immigrants arrested in five Upper Midwest states during an operation to track down fugitives in the country illegally. It was part of much larger nationwide six-day sweep by the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement involving more than 3,100 arrests.
Former Mormon church leader convicted of sexually assaulting boy, 13
It emerged that the church leader was a registered sex offender.
Lost 1-year-old reunited with parents in Brooklyn Park
The girl was found by a concerned citizen around 7:30 p.m. Sunday.
For 2nd time, Minnesota farm devastated by deadly fire
Around 1,000 goats and a litter of puppies were killed when a barn caught fire on Friday.
Fleeing suspect crashes, killing innocent driver in Brooklyn Park
The suspect fled police in Osseo and was going south on County Road 81.
Body found tangled with debris in the Mississippi River
The individual's name has not yet been released.
Around 100 kids run from carnival fight into Northtown Mall
Police say a large fight was happening on the ferris wheel before kids fled into the mall.
Former state senator Scott Jensen endorsed by GOP for governor
Jensen beat to multiple other hopefuls for the endorsement at Saturday's convention.
2 men die at the scene of shooting in north Minneapolis
Both men died at the scene.
NWS already monitoring Thursday for severe weather in MN
Monday-Wednesday should be fantastic weather in Minnesota.
Body of missing Mankato woman believed to have been found
A canoer found the body in a swamp near Eagle Lake Friday.
MN GOP endorses attorney general, secretary of state candidates
Kim Crockett was endorsed as the party's candidate for secretary of state, while Jim Schultz won the endorsement for attorney general.
Volunteer firefighter identified as man killed during Thursday storms
The Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office confirmed that 63-year-old Ryan Erickson died when a grain bin fell on him.
Immigration officials won’t deport undocumented journalist arrested in Minnesota
Immigration officials say they won’t move to deport a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist who was arrested in Minnesota for driving without a valid license on Friday, the Washington Post reports. Jose Antonio Vargas drew national attention last year when he revealed that he’s an illegal immigrant. He had been driving to Carleton College in Northfield on Friday to speak at an event, but never made it because he was detained by a trooper who pulled him over for having headphones on while driving.
Immigrants in Minnesota cheer Obama announcement
Young illegal immigrants living in Minnesota celebrated Friday when the Obama administration announced that the immigrants would not be deported if they meet certain criteria. Critics blasted the president for what they say amounts to an overreach of executive power.
Crackdown on criminal immigrants nets 37 arrests in Minnesota
The crackdown comes just a few weeks after President Obama's administration announced a new focus on deporting the most serious criminal immigrants.
Minnesota immigration shift mirrors national trend
In Minnesota, as nationally, new Asian immigrants outnumber Hispanics for the first time. A big draw: jobs.
Judge: MN county broke law by detaining, transferring immigrants to ICE
The immigrants were detained even after they had earned their release.
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