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Vet Charged With DWI Has ‘Undiagnosed’ Brain Tumor

A Plymouth, Minn. Vietnam veteran says an undiagnosed brain tumor caused by exposure to the Agent Orange herbicide triggered a seizure that caused him to go through a red light and crash into another vehicle, injuring the driver.

01/11/2011

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Prepared Gas Station Owner Thwarts Robbery

Brooklyn Park police arrested an armed robbery suspect early Wednesday morning after a brief chase that ended on Highway 169.

01/05/2011

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Crashes, Spinouts & Gridlock For Commuters, Fans

Several jack-knifed semi-trucks forced a stretch of Interstate 94 in St. Joseph to be shut down for several hours Monday afternoon. On Twin Cities roads, rush hour got off to a very slow and early start Monday afternoon.

12/20/2010

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Mike Hatch’s Daughter Found Dead In Chicago

The daughter of former Minnesota Attorney General Mike Hatch has been found dead in downtown Chicago.

12/13/2010

The Minnesota State Patrol released video of a suspected drunken driver. (credit: Minnesota State Patrol)

Wrong Way Driver Wanted Just ‘A Warning’

Earlier this week, WCCO-TV’s Caroline Lowe reported on a suspected drunken, wrong-way driver who asked the trooper who had pulled her over for just a warning.

12/08/2010

Leah Graeber, shown after the July 18 crash that killed 11-year-old Joe Balistreri. (credit: CBS)

Woman Charged In Crash That Killed Boy, 11

A Savage, Minn. woman has been charged with killing an 11-year-old boy while driving under the influence last summer.

12/07/2010

Emma Michelle Holman

Bloomington Woman Killed Crossing Street IDd

A 24-year-old Bloomington woman was killed trying to cross Grand Avenue in St. Paul Tuesday night. Emma Michelle Holman was hit about 7:15 p.m. after she parked her car and was heading across the street to meet her mom.

11/10/2010

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Warning: Online Teen Model Scam

A top Twin Cities modeling agency is warning parents about a stranger on Facebook. The agency’s owner says a man posed as a representative of her business to attract girls online.

11/09/2010

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Cold Case: Harold Schroetter

Harold Schroetter, 58, of Falcon Heights, Minn., went missing on Feb. 26, 2009.

08/23/2010

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Cold Case: Jacob Wetterling

Oct. 22 marks 20 years since 11-year-old Jacob Wetterling was abducted at gunpoint near his home in rural St. Joseph, Minn. He has never been found.

07/01/2010

Paul Fisher

Cold Case: Paul Fisher

It’s been almost 10 months since Paul Fisher’s girlfriend found him gunned down in a stairwell at their apartment building at 53rd Street and Chicago Avenue in south Minneapolis.

05/14/2010

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Cold Case: Raymond Wingo, Jr. Freeway Shooting

Raymond Wingo, Jr. was gunned down on Feb. 19, 2004 while driving on Interstate 94 with a friend on his way home from a downtown Minneapolis nightclub.

04/20/2010

Earl Lorenzo Farley

Cold Case: Earl Lorenzo ‘Sco’ Farley

Earl Lorenzo Farley was killed in a hit-and-run accident in St. Paul on Oct. 7, 1999.

12/08/2009

Kristin O'Connell

Cold Case: Kristin O’Connell

Kristin O’Connell was a college student when she was brutally murdered during a visit to upstate New York in the summer of 1985. She was studying hotel and restaurant management and hoped to someday work in Hawaii.

06/15/2009

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Cold Case: Sledding Hit-And-Run

UNSOLVED: It’s been nine years since a 7-year-old St. Paul boy died in a hit-and-run sledding accident.

06/08/2009

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Cold Case: The 2 Susans In Highland Park

Susan Petersen (left) and Susan Rheineck (right) were both found strangled to death in Highland Park in St. Paul two years apart — Peterson in 1983, Rheineck in 1985. Both cases are still unsolved.

04/30/2009

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Cold Case: Jeanine Warden

It’s been almost 32 years since since 17-year-old Jeanine Warden was found almost dead in a ditch near her home in Linwood Township in rural Anoka County.

04/03/2009

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Cold Case: Jacob Wetterling

“No case in the Midwest has changed how we parent our kids” more than that of Jacob Wetterling, said Stearns County Sheriff John Sanner.

01/07/2009

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Cold Case: Marcus Potts

After being convicted of first-degree murder for the stabbing death of 11-year-old Marcus Potts in North Minneapolis in 1990, Eugene Fort received a sentence of life in prison on Oct. 8, 2007.

08/21/2008

Jodi Huisentruit

Cold Case: Jodi Huisentruit

It’s been over 12 years since anchorwoman Jodi Huisentruit was abducted on her way to work at a Mason City, Iowa TV station. There has been no trace of the missing anchorwoman ever since.

06/12/2008

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Cold Case: Playing Cards

Minnesota prisons will soon be flooded with 10,000 decks of playing cards. These are not typical cards but rather ones with the photos of 52 murder victims and missing persons printed on them, along with information about the crimes.

05/01/2008

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Cold Case: The Unidentified Bodies

The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension has a new, first-of-its-kind program to track down missing persons.

03/21/2008

Magdaline George

Cold Case: Magdaline George

St. Paul Police will open a cold case unit this spring to review unsolved homicides. The 1990 murder of Magdaline George is one of the cases already getting a fresh look.

02/05/2008

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Cold Case: Suzanne Sayles

It’s been almost 28 years since 24-year-old Suzanne Sayles was strangled and raped in her Minneapolis apartment. Minneapolis police agreed to take a fresh look at the case after her friends contacted WCCO-TV.

01/22/2008

Jefferson Twins

Cold Case: DNA Links Twins To Unsolved Murder

Police are trying to determine if Michael Jefferson or his identical twin committed murder in July 2002.

11/12/2007

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