Ramsey County

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Video shows rescue of deputy from fiery squad car that was hit during chase

The deputy was pulled from the wreck just before the vehicle burst into flames.

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Highly contagious rabbit disease detected for first time in MN

Two indoor rabbits "died suddenly and inexplicably" from the disease earlier this month.

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Man who allegedly shot at police dies after being struck by squad vehicle

The unidentified individual fired shots at police following an alleged domestic disturbance, police say.

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Charges: Man stabs bus driver numerous times with pen, screwdriver

Officers had to pull the attacker off the 63-year-old driver when they arrived, charges say.

Ramsey County Attorney John Choi

Ramsey Co. won't prosecute cases that stem from low-level traffic stops

The policy doesn't apply to situations that endanger public safety.

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15-year-old charged in Maplewood crash that killed 2 boys

Ramsey County deputies were pursuing the stolen vehicle before it crashed.

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Victims of deadly high-speed crash in Maplewood identified as boys

The boys were in a vehicle that fled authorities and crashed around 3:40 p.m. Sept. 3.

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2 dead, driver at large after fleeing police and crashing in Maplewood

The driver and four passengers in the stolen suspect vehicle crashed around 3:40 p.m.

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Charges: Jealous ex-boyfriend shoots St. Paul couple in bed

Maxwell A. Gardner is charged with two counts of attempted murder.

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Judge denies gun rights group's motion to allow state fair attendees to carry guns

A judge ruled against a request for a temporary injunction on the fair's weapon's ban, keeping it in place while the lawsuit proceeds.

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This weekend only, make $200 if you get vaccinated in Ramsey County

The offer comes as the Delta variant surges across the country.

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State Fair could require masks indoors, capacity limits not ruled out

Things could change before Aug. 26, but an indoor mask mandate appears likely.

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Two Ramsey County men sentenced in mail theft scheme

Sonny Vang Xiong was sentenced to three years in prison, while Davis Her was sentenced to six and a half years in prison.

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10 Minnesota counties have now hit 70% adult vaccination rate

The more transmissible Delta variant is adding urgency to the vaccination effort.

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Swimmer's itch reported at Ramsey County lake

People should towel off after going in the lake to avoid getting the rash.

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Crew searching for boy, 12, find body in Mississippi River

The boy went missing Monday evening at Hidden Falls Regional Park.

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Search continues on Mississippi River for missing 12-year-old boy

The child is believed to have gone in the river near Hidden Falls Regional Park Monday night.

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5th Minnesota county clears 70% adult vaccination rate

Another 18 counties are closing in on the mark.

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Ramsey County becomes fourth to pass 70% adult vaccination rate

That's been a key threshold in discussions around herd immunity.

Bob Fletcher

Ramsey County sheriff, county manager quarrel over civil unrest funding

Sheriff Bob Fletcher has been in a dispute with the county manager over the reimbursement.

Anthony Trifiletti

Watertown man found guilty of murder in road rage shooting

Anthony Trifiletti has been convicted in the killing of Douglas Cornelius Lewis following an argument over a fender bender.