Wisconsin State Patrol officials say a 38-year-old man was arrested on his sixth driving-while-intoxicated charge after he struck a tractor pulling a hay wagon that was carrying several passengers, WCCO reports.
New Raptor Center data shows 'substantial drop' in bird flu patients
However, the virus remains a serious health threat for birds.
Hunt for inmate who escaped correctional facility in northeast MN
The 42-year-old might be in the Floodwood area.
Suspect kills himself after shooting woman and baby at Fargo restaurant
The suspect was found dead in a stolen vehicle in Minnesota.
Charges: Guest stabbed three men as they slept in Albert Lea
Investigators believe the suspect is related to all three victims.
2 charged for fentanyl overdose death of 19-year-old
The-19-year-old died from a fentanyl overdose last month.
Severe thunderstorm watch: Hail, 65 mph gusts, tornadoes possible
The watch is just north of the Twin Cities metro area.
The staggering rise of Minnesota's most famous lakes this spring
Imagine dumping Lake Minnetonka into Lake Superior 47 times.
Minnesota Senate shoots down latest marijuana legalization attempt
The bill didn't receive the required votes for further consideration on Wednesday.
Minneapolis wants to use $1M in federal cash to plant 200,000 trees
The goal is to have these trees planted by the year 2040.
MOA theater to debut wrap-around, 270-degree movie screen
The new technology will expand the movie screen onto the side walls of the theater auditorium.
Alcohol, no seatbelt possible factors in deadly southwest MN crash
The crash happened just before 9 p.m. Tuesday.
Target shares plunge on profit drop, as costs grow and customers spend less
First quarter profitability declines 52% year-over-year.
Dad arrested for DWI after son, 5, knocks on door asking for help
A 5-year-old boy knocked on a stranger's door and told the person his dad was just driving around, pulling over in random places, and refusing to take him and his sister home after picking them from day care. Police arrested the man for driving while intoxicated and refusing a breathalyzer test.
Rosemount bar owners complain about DWI enforcement
WCCO reports bars and restaurants are upset with police pulling over customers and staff. The owners claim the increased patrols are hurting their business. The city council asked the police department to conduct an internal investigation.
Fergus Falls man with 20 DWI arrests sent to prison for second time
A Fergus Falls man was sentenced to five years in prison Wednesday for a felony DWI conviction. Richard Papenfuss, 62, has over 20 DWI arrests on his record and has already served prison time for a previous DWI. In the Twin Cities, a Plymouth woman was arrested Thursday morning for probable cause DWI. She had already served prison time for hitting a killing a man in 2010.
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.
State patrol arrests 14-year-old allegedly driving while high on pot
Wisconsin State Patrol arrested a 14-year-old boy near Bayfield over the weekend. Officials say the boy was driving an intoxicated adult home at the time. Later tests revealed the teen himself was high on marijuana.
Man hit, killed by train while trying to cross tracks in Meeker County
A 21-year-old man died in Meeker Country early Saturday morning as he tried to cross train tracks and was struck by a freight train. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, the man was trying to cross on foot to the south side of train tracks on Hwy. 22, north of Hwy. 55, in Eden Valley when he was struck by a westbound Canadian Pacific train. The identity of victim, who died at the scene, has not been released.
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