A 22-year-old man is facing a felony charge after allegedly punching a trailer so hard he caused $5,800 in damage to the vinyl siding. The man reportedly told police he was mad at a woman living inside. A witness said he appeared to be drunk at the time.
After 3-month delay, newest Twin Cities Raising Cane's opens
The restaurant was originally scheduled to open in October.
Armed man robs Twin Cities thrift store, flees in carjacked pickup
He pulled out a handgun shortly after chatting with the cashier about his scarf.
Gallery: Pagoda-inspired home on Lake Pepin for sale for $2M
The home has 425 feet of private shoreline on the Mississippi River.
Walz proposes legalizing marijuana in massive supplemental budget
It's among the provisions in his "Budget to Move Minnesota Forward."
Photos reveal damage from gunshots to Minneapolis snowplow
A hydraulic line and three tires were damaged in the shooting.
Minneapolis schools confirm return to in-person teaching Monday
The school district shifted to online learning almost two weeks ago as rising COVID cases led to staff and bus driver shortages.
Mineral leases for proposed Twin Metals mine near Boundary Waters canceled
A review by the DOI found "significant legal deficiencies" with the leases' 2019 renewal.
Reward to find person who left kittens to die in freezing WI cold
The cats were thrown from a vehicle, according to a witness.
Charges: Man led police on multi-city pursuit in stolen Metro Mobility bus
The bus had been left unattended with the keys inside when it was stolen.
Charges: Man fatally shot mother of his child during argument
Officers found her on the ground outside the couple's home.
Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Wednesday, January 26
More than 15,000 new cases in today's update.
List of the coldest wind chills in Minnesota Wednesday morning
The wind chill was as low at -38F in St. Paul.
Man charged in alleged kidnapping of woman he met through dating website
A 31-year-old man faces charges of kidnapping, assault, terroristic threats and burglary after allegedly abducting a Spring Lake Park woman. The pair reportedly met on an online dating site and then met in person at the woman's apartment at 1 a.m. Dec. 20. The complaint alleges the man made unwelcome sexual advances, left the apartment, then returned in the morning and assaulted her.
Alleged vise thrower arrested a second time
A man accused of throwing a vise into traffic and injuring a driver was arrested again just hours after he was released on bail. Police say he sped past a police station then failed to pull over as squad cars gave chase. When he finally stopped the vehicle, police say he continued to resist.
One man is dead in Central Minnesota, officers shoot alleged gunman
The Stearns County Sheriff's Office and Rockville Police Department are investigating a shooting that left one man dead in central Minnesota early Sunday morning. Fox 9 reports deputies found the suspected shooter nearby and shot him at least three times when he didn't listen to commands. Officials say the suspect was taken to St. Cloud Hospital, but there is no word on his condition.
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.
Man charged after allegedly slapping police horse's rear outside bar on St. Paddy's Day
Police arrested a 39-year-old Iowa man after he allegedly struck the horse "in front of a very large crowd" outside Patrick McGovern's bar in St. Paul, according to the citation.
Winnipeg police catch alleged fraudster wanted in Minneapolis
Canadian police have a man in custody who reportedly flew a light aircraft from Minneapolis to Manitoba to escape fraud charges. He was arrested after allegedly trying to pass bogus medical prescriptions. Global Winnipeg says a police raid on his home turned up $85,000 in gold coins, $35,000 in cash, and bear spray, among other items.
Wisconsin man allegedly stole $130,000 from employer to pay for online porn
A man allegedly embezzled $130,000 from his employer and friend of more than 30 years to pay for his online porn habit. Police say the thefts occurred over a period of four years. The owner of the business tells the Superior Telegram he's shocked. He says the business is recovering but he's sad to love his trusted friend.
Driver arrested in alleged car-surfing accident that kills St. Paul man
A St. Paul man has been arrested in connection with the death of another St. Paul man after an alleged car-surfing accident in Wisconsin Saturday. Shawn Swanson, 21, was reportedly riding on top of a moving car when he fell onto the pavement and died, the Burnett County, Wis., Sheriff's Office, said. The driver of the vehicle, Cole T. Fohrenkamm, 21, of St. Paul, was arrested on suspicion of homicide by intoxicated use of a vehicle.
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