Minnesota
  • PoliceLine

    The Carver County sheriff’s office says the bodies of a man and a woman have been found in a home in Waconia Township. Sheriff Jim Olson says no suspects are being sought, and there is …

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    09 Apr 14
  • BrokJunkermeier

    A 19-year-old Willmar man will be sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole this (WED) morning. Brok Junkermeier unexpectedly pleaded guilty to first-degree murder last Wednesday for the killing of 79-year-old Lila …

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    09 Apr 14
  • TanishaMedina

    A New Ulm woman accused of helping another woman scam an elderly person out of tens of thousands of dollars was convicted of theft by swindle on Monday. 26-year-old Tanisha Fae Medina had been facing …

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    09 Apr 14
  • Cryptolocker

    A computer virus which had been affecting businesses in the Hutchinson area has now been reported in New Ulm. At least two New Ulm businesses have fallen victim to the “EncryptoLocker” ransomware Trojan. It targets …

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    09 Apr 14
  • Bullying

    The Minnesota House approved a controversial Anti-Bullying Bill at shortly after midnight this (WED) morning following nearly 12 hours of debate. The final vote was 69-63, with all Republicans and a couple of Democrats in …

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    09 Apr 14
  • Dollars

    The Minnesota Senate on Tuesday night passed a supplemental budget bill which would spend about $200-million of the expected budget surplus on a variety of state programs. The high points include a 5% wage increase …

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    09 Apr 14
  • CarChase

    Authorities have two 24-year-old women in custody following an hour-long high-speed car chase Monday that began in Minneapolis and ended in the Scott County community of Jordan. Diana Chosa and Collette Hanson were spotted in …

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    08 Apr 14
  • DarnellWhitefeather

    The man accused of murdering a fellow patient at the Minnesota Security Hospital in St. Peter is scheduled to be in court this week. 32-year-old Darnell Dee Whitefeather has been charged with 3 counts of …

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    08 Apr 14