For the family and friends of Jamie Wylie, a nearly two-year criminal nightmare finally came to an end Wednesday in a Benton County courtroom.
The Eden Prairie woman behind the largest embezzlement case ever prosecuted in Hennepin County made no apologies to her victims in court today.
A Twin Cities options trader was sentenced to prison time for swindling hundreds of thousands of dollars from investors he found on Craigslist. Earlier in 2015, 56-year-old Jeffrey Petersen of Edina pleaded guilty to nearly two dozen counts of securities fraud and theft.
It’s been said that some of life’s biggest blessings come through adversity, and the story of “Best Christmas Ever.” They’re a small group of volunteers that’s trying to bring just that to Minnesota families in need.
Ninety-two passengers aboard a flight from Florida to Minneapolis were delayed for six hours, after wondering why their plane was being turned around shortly after takeoff. Spirit Airlines flight 596 was scheduled to land in the Twin Cities at 12:20 a.m. Friday morning.
Distracted driving remains the leading cause of all injury and property damage crashes in Minnesota. It’s also one of three top factors in all deadly accidents, ahead of alcohol.
With Thanksgiving just over a week away, holiday shoppers are already plotting their gift buying strategies. It’s estimated that Twin Cities shoppers will spend about $1.4 billion on holiday gifts this season.
With Friday’s indiscriminate and heartless violence so very raw, Minnesota’s faith leaders are speaking with a simple clarity. Religious leaders are quick to point out that the violence that the terror group ISIS engages in has no foundation in the Islamic faith.
Minneapolis North High School had never before competed for a football championship, despite its long and rich tradition in the city’s athletic scene.
More musical instruments are getting into the hands of eager young musicians thanks to a new donation program.
About 125,000 World War II soldiers and airmen are buried in 11 cemeteries in France. For many of their families it’s difficult, if not impossible, to pay a foreign visit to decorate their loved-one’s grave. But 70 years after World War II ended, French volunteers continue their pledge to do what American loved ones can’t.
WCCO’s Accomplish Minnesota campaign to thank our military veterans is just days from its public unveiling. The “More than Names” flag is now being assembled into a massive banner of support.
More drama is unfolding in the ongoing purge of top executives at Starkey Labs. Federal agents executed a search warrant at the Plymouth home of former Starkey president Jerry Ruzicka Wednesday afternoon.
A tip from the relative of a hit-and-run driver led investigators to the person they say struck and killed a Princeton woman Monday night. Patricia Wolter, 54, had just stepped out of a vehicle involved in a minor accident when she was hit along Highway 95 west of Cambridge.
Xcel Energy customers will be paying more for their electricity if a proposed three-year rate increase gets approved by Minnesota regulators. The utility’s 9.8 percent rate hike would add about $132 to the average customer’s annual power bill.
With a renewed focus on finding out who kidnapped Jacob Wetterling, law enforcement is bracing and hoping for a new wave of public tips. That appeal was heard loud and clear Thursday as investigators named 52-year-old Danny Heinrich as a person of interest in the case.
Danny Heinrich, the man named Thursday as a person of interest in the 1989 disappearance of Jacob Wetterling, has lived alone in a simple house in a quiet Annandale neighborhood for the past 8 years.
There is something about Jerry Kill, the enthusiasm in his voice or the passion in his heart, that won over the most jaded Gopher fans. In his five years as head Gophers’ football coach, his teams have generated Saturday excitement again – replacing seasons of disappointment with optimism and hope.
An autopsy is being done on human remains that were found in a farmer’s field Monday afternoon. According to the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office, around 2:31 p.m. a farmer discovered what was believed to be human remains while harvesting a field in Orange Township.
People are remembering the man who meant so much to the Minnesota Timberwolves franchise: Flip Saunders. The President of Basketball Operations for the team lost his battle with cancer on Sunday at the age of 60.
As people prepare to pay their last respects to an Aitkin County Sheriff’s investigator killed in the line of duty, concerns are mounting over the safety inside hospitals.
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.
A veteran Aitkin County deputy is dead after being shot by the man he was guarding inside a St. Cloud hospital room. Deputy Steven Sandberg, 60, was overtaken by Aitkin County resident Danny Leroy Hammond, 50, who was receiving medical care following an earlier domestic dispute.
The push back could be felt in Minneapolis City Hall on Mayor Betsy Hodges’ controversial Working Families Agenda. On Friday, about 75 business owners packed into a conference room to explain why the proposed ordinance is a bad idea and would hurt small business.
Audrey Clausen left her job in the South Washington school district in 2013 to devote full time to her passion. She developed a simple board game with the goal of getting people of all ages to talk about race equality.