St. Louis County

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Charges: After fatal shooting, mom and son shaved their heads, fled the area

Joseph Fohrenkam is charged with second-degree manslaughter, while his mom faces an aiding an offender charge in connection to the Dec. 28, 2020, shooting.

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16-year-old boy killed in St. Louis County is ID'd

The suspect has not yet been arrested.

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Suspect in 16-year-old's killing on the run with his mother

An arrest warrant for second-degree manslaughter charges has been issued for Joseph James Fohrenkam.

Bureau of Criminal Apprehension

Deputies who fatally shot 19-year-old on Iron Range decline BCA interview

Body cameras were not worn and dash cameras didn't capture the incident.

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2 kids on ATVs break through ice in St. Louis County

The sheriff's office is reminding people to check the thickness of ice before going out on frozen water.

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Man, 19, fatally shot by police on the Iron Range

The man was allegedly linked to a shoplifting incident, and an earlier drive-by shooting.

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Man and woman, aged 55 and 62, found dead in their home

The St. Louis County Sheriff's Office is investigating.

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4 pedestrians suffer life-threatening injuries after being struck by vehicle

Two vehicles crashed into a car that was on the side of the road after striking a deer.

Keith Cochise Bellanger

Authorities searching for inmate who escaped from prison near Duluth

Keith Cochise Bellanger has a prior conviction for burglary.

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'Severely hypothermic' man rescued from Boundary Waters in the snow, cold

The Minnesota DNR and the St. Louis County Rescue Squad rescued the man Saturday night.

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High winds cause wildfire north of Duluth to spread

A red flag warning has been issued for southwestern Minnesota.

State Patrol

Woman, 42, killed in head-on crash in St. Louis County

Alcohol is believed to be a factor in the crash.

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Kidnapping suspect leads police on 60-mile chase, then shoots himself

The incident started in International Falls and ended in Orr.

Anthony Makela

College soccer coach ID'd as victim of fatal crash in Minnesota

The crash happened Sunday morning north of Duluth.

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Weekend ATV crashes leave two, including young girl, seriously injured

Both victims are said to have life-threatening injuries.

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Authorities: Missing 80-year-old man found safely

The man is known to take walks alone, including in the woods

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Numerous fatal crashes in Minnesota over holiday weekend

The weekend saw a trio of deadly ATV accidents.

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Plane crash wreckage found near northern Minnesota airport

The small aircraft reportedly went down Sunday afternoon.

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Diver pulls 20-year-old drowning victim from Stearns County lake

There were also three water emergencies in St. Louis County.