A veteran triathlete had to get rabies shots after she was attacked and bitten 25 times by an otter in a northern Minnesota lake.
For many people, retirement is the reward for decades of hard work. But for one Anoka woman, it’s opened up a whole new career.
Joshua Allen VanHoutan, 26, of Coon Rapids, pleaded guilty to second-degree murder on Monday in Anoka County Court for his role in the death of his 5-month-old daughter in May 2011.
A 20-year-old former high school basketball coach has pleaded guilty to engaging in an inappropriate relationship with a 14-year-old girl.
It could happen anytime — a collision between a Northstar commuter rail train packed with Twins fans and a freight train hauling dangerous chemicals.
Taking tips from the show “Cops,” an Anoka woman allegedly stole groceries and other items from a Kmart so that she could bake with her grandson, according to a complaint filed in Anoka County.
The State Patrol will have extra DWI patrols on the roads this weekend.
A 61-year-old former Coon Rapids police officer has been sentenced to prison for the sexual assault of a child between 1984 and 1987, according to the Anoka County Attorney’s Office.
A Minnesota ammunition company plans to close its plant in western Wisconsin, idling 130 workers.
An employee frustrated after the company he worked for delayed payment of wages is accused of pawning off the company’s equipment.
A 57-year-old man who was a correctional officer at the Anoka County Jail is accused of touching an inmate inappropriately, according to charges filed Thursday in Anoka County Court.
There were no injuries after a house caught fire in Anoka Saturday morning, according to Anoka Fire Department officials.
A woman is dead after a car hit her Monday evening near an Anoka intersection, authorities said.
Authorities are looking for four suspects in connection with the burglary of an Anoka jewelry store late last week and a burglary at a Wayzata jewelry store on Wednesday, according to Anoka Police.
The school board in Minnesota’s largest school district tried once again Monday to craft a replacement for its policy that requires teachers to stay neutral when issues of sexual orientation come up in class.