A young swimmer who contracted a brain-eating amoeba in a western Minnesota lake has died, according to a family representative.
A young swimmer who contracted a brain-eating amoeba in a western Minnesota lake Tuesday has been identified.
Two teenagers have been injured – one seriously — in an ATV crash Saturday evening, according to the Meeker County Sheriff’s Office.
The Watonwan County Sheriff’s Office has released more information regarding the newborn death in Butterfield, Minn. At 5:45 p.m. Friday, deputies responded to a home on 120 3rd Street North to the report of an unresponsive newborn.
A dive team searched for hours for a teen believed to have gone missing in the Mississippi River near Lion’s Levee Park. At 5:15 p.m. Sunday, St. Paul Park authorities were notified about a 14-year-old boy who had gone missing in the river.
The 14-year-old boy accused of stealing a school bus Monday and crashing it into a gas station has been charged. The Ramsey County Attorney’s Office charged the boy with felony motor vehicle theft and two charges of criminal damage to property in connection with the incident.
A convicted sex offender from Minnesota was arrested in Fargo after posting on Facebook that he’s engaged to a 14-year-old girl and planned to marry her, authorities said. Tyler Howard Graening, 20, is charged with one count of Class A felony gross sexual imposition, one count of Class C felony failure to register as a sexual offender and one count of corruption of a minor, a Class A misdemeanor, The Forum reports. He has no recent address listed.
A now 17-year-old boy pleaded guilty Wednesday to two shooting incidents from 2010 and 2011, according to the Hennepin County Attorney. Kyreon Tyrell Keangelo Watkins pleaded guilty to one count of second-degree assault and one count of first-degree assault for the two shooting incidents.
Police are seeking the public’s help in locating a 14-year-old girl after she went missing in south Minneapolis afternoon.