Kathy Swanson says doctors have known for years that her son -- 18-year-old Michael Swanson -- was bipolar, but didn't give him the medication he needed. Michael Swanson is currently serving two life sentences and is now being medicated by a prison doctor.
You can order 4 free at-home COVID tests starting January 19
Tests will ship for free within 7-12 days, according to the White House.
Jordan Greenway runs into Darcy Kuemper, sparks fight
Kuemper got knocked out of the game, leading to the brawl.
MacKinnon's controversial goal helps Avalanche top Wild
Kirill Kaprizov's two goals were spoiled by a questionable call.
Attorney accused of sex assault misses hearing, DMs judge
He was arrested the next day after a warrant was issued,
Charges: Man who killed father with hammer says 'the devil made me do it'
The 33-year-old has been charged with murder.
Winter Carnival: Get vaccinated or test negative before coming
Organizers are also reminding people to be mindful of the city's emergency regulations.
2-year-old California girl hurt in crash in southern MN
Another passenger was also injured.
Did either of these 2 MN homes get voted the 'Ugliest House in America'?
This story contains spoilers for the HGTV series.
Driver, 15 years old, hurt when car collides with SUV
The road was wet at the time, the State Patrol said.
Twin Cities family featured on Andrew Zimmern's 'Family Dinner'
The episode made its TV debut Sunday.
California-inspired restaurant opens this week in downtown Minneapolis
It's located on the ground floor of the IDS Center.
Minnesotans have the Badgers back in the national spotlight
Three of Wisconsin's four leading scorers are from Minnesota.
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.
Medical examiner: Common fungal infection killed St. Michael teen athlete
A St. Michael couple now knows what killed their 16-year-old daughter, Michaela Olson, after she collapsed on a run the morning of July 1. Initially thought to be connected to the high heat index on the muggy day or something connected to Olson's asthma diagnosis, the medical examiner confirms instead that it was a common, preventable fungal infection that led to the cut off of circulation to her coronary arteries.
Convicted teen killers await unexpected parole hearings in Minnesota
Seven juvenile killers who were sentenced to life without parole in Minnesota could be set free, KSTP reports. Last week, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that life without parole is unconstitutional for juveniles. One of the cases in Minnesota involves Madhi Ali who was 17 when he gunned down three men at the Seward Market in South Minneapolis. Michael Swanson of St. Louis Park is also guaranteed another hearing after killing two convenience store clerks in Iowa.
Innocence Project closes case, suspect in '92 murder serves life sentence
A twice convicted suspect in a 1992 Big Lake murder case will remain in prison after the Innocence Project of Minnesota closed its case. The victim, 39-year-old Linda Jensen was found raped and repeatedly stabbed at her Big Lake township home while her infant daughter sat in a playpen nearby. For years, police tracked thousands of leads until a tip in 2000 led them to an arrest.
Mall of America stabbing 'changed my whole life,' victim says
Mahad Abdiraham was sentenced to serve 15 years in prison on Friday.
Iowa broker linked to Trevor Cook Ponzi scheme admits to fraud
Russell Wasendorf Sr., founder and CEO of Cedar Falls-based Peregrine Financial Group, faces up to 50 years in prison under a plea deal, the Des Moines Register reports. The 64-year-old has agreed to plead guilty to mail fraud, embezzling customer funds and making false statements to regulators.
Wis. man gets 11 years in prison for running down deer with snowmobile
Rory Kuenzi, 27, was sentenced to 11 years in prison after pleading no contest to animal mistreatment charges. Kuenzi is already in prison, serving time for killing a pedestrian while driving drunk.
You Can Get BMTN Special Offers!