Washington County

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Hennepin County will eliminate bail system for certain non-violent crimes

The reform is backed by Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison.

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Citing the possibility of fraud, Judge rejects Chauvin divorce agreement

The proposed agreement transferred the majority of the couple's assets to Chauvin's estranged wife.

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Charges: 2 men built explosives, detonated them in Washington County

There's no indication the incidents were motivated by political ideology or the recent election.

Lake Elmo plane crash.

2 people hurt after plane crashes into Lake Elmo cornfield

It happened near the Lake Elmo Airport on Friday afternoon.

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Man faces indecent exposure charges for incident at elementary school

The 27-year-old Maplewood man reportedly exposed himself in a vehicle in the school's parking lot.

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2 victims of plane crash identified; body of 3rd victim recovered

The plane was last seen on radar Sunday before it crashed.

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Both drivers die in head-on crash in Washington County

The crash happened south of Scandia just after 7:30 p.m.

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2 of 3 occupants of crashed plane in Washington County recovered

Search conditions continue to be difficult due to the depth and debris from the wreckage.

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Plane that went missing located in water-filled quarry, recovery efforts begin

The plane went missing Sunday, and crews located the plane Monday. Now they'll work to recover the wreckage.

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Crews searching Mississippi River for plane after communication was lost

The plane never returned to Fleming Field in South St. Paul.

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4 fatal crashes in Minnesota Thursday; 2 in the metro area

There have been 169 deaths on Minnesota roads so far this year.

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Mystery game invites kids to uncover real-life lake polluters

The game from the Washington Conservation District game raises awareness of everyday pollutants.

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Harley rider critically injured in crash avoiding bear in Washington County

The Minnesota man was taken to Regions Hospital in St. Paul.

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Bob Kroll called police on WaPo reporter who knocked on his door

BMTN has obtained the police report from the Washington County Sheriff's Office.

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Coronavirus: 9 more dead as positive tests, ICU patients increase

Stearns County jumped to 728 total cases, the third most in the state.

John Choi, Pete Orput, Keith Ellison.

Ramsey, Washington counties to make it easier for ex-offenders to seal records

The effort is designed to help rehabilitated residents to get ahead in their lives.

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New details on suspected tornadoes that ripped through Minnesota

Bone Lake in Minnesota and Bone Lake in Wisconsin were hit hard.

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17 metro-area lakes receive failing grades for water quality

Lakes like Nokomis and Bde Maka Ska weren't included in the findings.

Minneapolis has seen 65 overdoses in 9 days, one of them fatal

Alerts have been issued from law enforcement across the metro.

Woman believes renter beat her dog to death, fundraiser says

The woman alleges that her roommate beat her dog.

Suicidal man with knife shot dead by police in Stillwater

The man died in hospital after the shooting at around 1 a.m.