Pine County

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Man fatally shot by deputy on I-35 identified as 25-year-old

Anthony Michael Legato was shot during an encounter on Interstate 35 with the Pine County Sheriff's Office.

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Suspect fatally shot by deputy on I-35 after incident at casino

Deputies were responding to an alleged domestic incident at the Hinckley casino,.

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Teen driver hits motorcycle from behind, killing 2 in east-central MN

The man and woman on the motorcycle died at the scene.

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Man driving stolen Mack truck crashes as police pursued

The big rig was stolen out of Pine County and crashed in Steele County.

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Arson suspected in fire at the 'Million Dollar Bridge' in east-central MN

The bridge is located east of Pine City in rural Pine County.

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AG: MN landlord tried to force family to leave as they sheltered from COVID-19

The landlord allegedly entered their home without permission and cut the power.

Police investigating homicide after body found in motorhome

The discovery was made in Pine County, Minnesota.

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Pine County deputy Ben Neel, 37, dies after stroke

The 16-year veteran of the sheriff's office passed away Wednesday.

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Pine County deputy to enter hospice care after devastating stroke

The father of four has been undergoing treatment since October.

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Charges: Friend died when man tried to drive across river

The 43-year-old Minnesota man tried to drive across the Kettle River.

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Woman found dead after house fire in Pine County

A man was able to escape the Tuesday evening fire.

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Man dies, two escape after SUV found submerged in river

The driver has been arrested for criminal vehicular operation.

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Missing airplane bound for Twins Cities found in river, along with man's body

The aircraft was supposed to arrive at the Crystal Airport, but never showed up.