One man nudged another on a route 16 Metro Transit bus, which led to an argument that continued off the bus and ended with Desmond Deshawn Harper, 25, of St. Paul, dead in a stabbing, police said. Police have arrested Tim Davin Dortch, 38.
Sunbather on the roof triggers shelter-in-place at Savage elementary school
The sunbather told police he was trying to "tan and relax."
The Raptor Center's ambassador, Nero the turkey vulture, dies at 47
Nero helped save the California condors before taking up his post as an education ambassador.
82-year-old Independence man dies in golf cart accident
Few details are known about the incident.
Ben Leber named new permanent co-host of 'Twin Cities Live'
The former Minnesota Vikings linebacker was introduced Friday afternoon.
APM Reports, maker of 'In the Dark' podcast, nixed by Minnesota Public Radio
MPR said "select programming elements" of APM Reports will be incorporated into MPR News.
The latest on holiday weekend severe weather chances for MN
The most significant severe threats are Sunday night and again on Monday.
Charges: Driver was drunk, high in head-on crash that killed 19-year-old woman
The young woman killed in the crash was a college student studying zoology.
What's open and closed in Minnesota on Memorial Day 2022
A guide to Memorial Day weekend 2022.
Truck crashes into Napa Auto Parts store after driver's medical issue
No employees were struck by the pickup.
Motorcyclist killed in Ham Lake after passing in the turn lane
The motorcyclist was hit by a car turning onto the road.
Minnesota gets cut of Ford settlement over misleading ads
The $19.2 million settlement centers on Ford's C-Max hybrid and Super Duty pickup truck.
Police ID man stabbed to death at bus shelter
Police have identified a man who was stabbed to death at a north Minneapolis bus shelter on Friday. It was just a few days after another stabbing on a bus in St. Paul, and a few months after another fatal stabbing in St. Paul that stemmed from a bus argument that spilled onto the sidewalk.
Police investigate fatal stabbing of man at Twin Cities bus shelter
Police say a man died in an apparent stabbing Friday night at a bus station in Minneapolis. As of Saturday, police were still investigating and no arrests had been made.
Suspect arrested for fatally stabbing young Montevideo woman
A 24-year-old Montevideo man is behind bars for allegedly stabbing an 18-year-old coworker 30 times in the Montevideo Pizza Ranch parking lot Friday evening. The female victim was taken to a hospital where she later died. WCCO reports police found Darek Nelson standing near the woman with a knife. He's at the Yellow Medicine County jail awaiting criminal charges.
Fight on metro bus spills to sidewalk, ends in death
A fight at about 1 a.m. Wednesday that began between two people on a route 16 Metro Transit bus continued after they got off the bus in St. Paul and one man was killed, police say.
Police: Man stabbed near LRT station in Minneapolis
Police are investigating a stabbing early Wednesday morning near a light rail transit station on Nicollet Mall in downtown Minneapolis, WCCO reports. The victim was taken to Hennepin County Medical Center, but his condition was not immediately known and no suspects were in custody.
Harrington named new transit police chief
John Harrington, a former St. Paul police chief who retired after just one two-year stint as a DFL state senator, will become the new chief of police that enforces the law on Metro Transit buses, light rail and commuter rail. He'll oversee law enforcement on a rapidly growing network of light rail and bus transit in the Twin Cities.
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