Minnesota News
  • More On Rush City Boy’s Drowning

    (Rush City, MN) — Authorities in Chisago County say a five-year-old boy drowned at Round Lake. Investigators believe that Matthew Siefert of Rush City had gone down to a dock to get a life jacket …

    Keep Reading >>

    05 Jul 12
  • GOVERNOR DAYTON PROCLAIMS HEROES WEEKEND IN THE STATE OF MINNESOTA

    MINNEAPOLIS, Minn- On June 22, 2012, Governor Mark Dayton signed a proclamation declaring July 27-29 as Heroes Weekend in the State of Minnesota. Post 9/11 veterans, active duty servicemen and women and their families will …

    Keep Reading >>

    03 Jul 12
  • Boater missing on Forest Lake

    STILLWATER, Minn. (AP) – Search crews are looking for a missing boater on Forest Lake in Washington County. Forest Lake police say an empty pontoon boat was found drifting on the lake Monday afternoon and …

    Keep Reading >>

    03 Jul 12
  • Body of canoeist recovered from Centerville Lake

    ANOKA, Minn. (AP) – Authorities have recovered the body of a St. Paul man who fell from a canoe in an Anoka County lake. The body of 21-year-old Thai Vang was found about 4 p.m. …

    Keep Reading >>

    03 Jul 12
  • Southern Beltrami Co. hit hard by storms

    BEMIDJI, Minn. (AP) – Emergency managers say severe storms in southern Beltrami County have knocked down thousands of trees and caused extensive damage to utility lines. County sheriff’s officials are urging residents not to travel …

    Keep Reading >>

    03 Jul 12
  • Minnesota inmates can now receive email

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota’s prison system has finally moved into the electronic age with inmate email – at least partially. Beginning Monday, inmates in the state’s 10 prisons can receive messages from family …

    Keep Reading >>

    03 Jul 12
  • Charges expected in fatal shooting of 5-year-old

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Charges could be filed Monday against two juveniles arrested in a shooting in Minneapolis that killed a 5-year-old boy. Nizzel George was sleeping on a couch at his grandmother’s house in north …

    Keep Reading >>

    02 Jul 12
  • 1 person killed in Minnestrista accident

    MINNETRISTA, Minn. (AP) – Fire officials say one person died when a retaining wall collapsed and a boat fell on top of the victim in Minnetrista. WCCO-TV (http://cbsloc.al/QR8Fzd ) says the accident happened about 8:30 …

    Keep Reading >>

    02 Jul 12