Crews Battle Grass Fire In Ham LakeWith recent dry and breezy conditions across the state, much of Minnesota is still at risk for grass fires. The Anoka County Sheriff's Office says crews responded to the scene of a grass fire in the area of Highway 65 and Bunker Lake Blvd. in Ham Lake late Thursday morning.
St. Francis Man Charged After Burglary, High-Speed Police ChaseA Saint Francis man was formerly charged Friday for taking police on a high-speed chase after an alleged burglary – injuring several people in the process. Randy Thomas Vaught, 34, was charged by the Anoka County Attorney's office with second-degree burglary and fleeing a police officer.
Police Cleverly Corral Horse Near Metro HighwayPolice in the north metro had to think outside the box Wednesday morning when they found themselves trying to wrangle up a horse that got loose.
Police: Car Slides Into Pond, Deputy Jumps In To HelpThe Anoka County Sheriff’s Office said one of its deputies acted heroically Thursday when he jumped into frigid waters to help a driver whose car slid into a pond.