Minnesota News
  • Investigators reveal little about fatal shooting

    HUTCHINSON, Minn. (AP) – Authorities haven’t said whether the man fatally shot in scuffle involving law enforcement in Hutchinson was armed. One of the officers who responded to a residence Sunday about 4 p.m. was …

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    03 Nov 15
  • Flags lowered for slain deputy, funeral Friday

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Gov. Mark Dayton has ordered all U.S. and Minnesota state flags be flown at half-staff to honor a sheriff’s deputy killed in the line of duty. That executive order …

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    23 Oct 15
  • Ducks shot in Minnesota test negative for deadly bird flu

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Tests on more than 750 ducks shot by Minnesota hunters this fall have turned up no signs of the kind of bird flu that devastated the Midwest poultry industry earlier this year. …

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    23 Oct 15
  • DNR says ice anglers can expect Mille Lacs walleye fishing

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota outdoors officials are assuring anglers that there will be an ice fishing season for walleye on Mille Lacs Lake. The Department of Natural Resources decision announced Monday is expected …

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    20 Oct 15
  • Ventura, estate of 'Sniper' author back in court for appeal

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura is headed back to court seeking to hang on to a $1.8 million legal judgment against the late “American Sniper” author Chris Kyle. Ventura prevailed …

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    20 Oct 15
  • Teen faces 6 charges in fatal crash in Sherburne County

    ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) – A 17-year-old girl has been charged as the driver in a crash that killed a father and his young daughter in Sherburne County. Court documents show the Little Falls teen …

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    19 Oct 15
  • Mother of missing girls arrested in Florida

      LAKEVILLE, Minn. (AP) – A Minnesota woman accused of hiding her two teenage daughters from their custodial father has been arrested in Florida. Gianna and Samantha Rucki disappeared from Lakeville in April 2013 and …

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    19 Oct 15
  • Pattern of sexual harassment, assault alleged at Minnesota

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – University of Minnesota officials this summer noted a “concerning pattern” of misconduct by football players, including allegations of sexual assault and harassment. Players were accused of sexual assault twice …

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    16 Oct 15