Aaron Schnagl Found Guilty Of Murder In Danielle Jelinek CaseA jury has decided the fate of a Chisago County man accused of giving his ex-girlfriend drugs that led to her death. Aaron Schnagl was convicted early Friday evening of third-degree murder for the December 2012 death of Danielle Jelinek.
Chisago Co. Sheriff Responds After Allegations Of NepotismChisago County Sheriff Rick Duncan issued a statement Friday after being accused of nepotism for wanting to hire his son as a deputy.
Allegations Of Nepotism Embroil Chisago County Sheriff’s DepartmentThe former second-in-command of a Minnesota sheriff's department says he was forced to resign for questioning his boss. He says he had concerns when Chisago County Sheriff Rick Duncan hired his son as a deputy.
Minnesota Deputy Calls Out Drivers Who Didn't 'Move Over'A Minnesota deputy, fed up with drivers not moving over when they see lights and sirens, took action this week. More than 650,000 people have seen the post on Facebook by Chisago County Deputy Jim Mott.
'Someday It Might Be You': Deputy Urges Drivers To Pull Over, Stop In a Facebook post that was shared more than 4,000 times on Wednesday, the Chisago County Sheriff’s Office reminded drivers of what the law requires when emergency vehicles appear in their rearview mirrors with lights flashing.
Jurors Return To Court For Second Day Of Jelinek Murder TrialThe trial continues Tuesday for a Chisago County man accused of providing drugs that killed his ex-girlfriend. Aaron Schnagl is charged with third-degree murder in the death of 27-year-old Danielle Jelinek.
Jurors Hear Two Different Takes On Jelinek’s DeathAaron Schnagl, the man accused of killing an Oakdale woman who went missing in December 2012, appeared in Chisago County court Monday as his trial began.
After Months Of Delays, Jury Selection Begins In Jelinek Murder TrialMore than two years after the death of an Oakdale woman, and months of delays, the murder trial for her ex-boyfriend started Tuesday. Aaron Schnagl is charged with third-degree murder in the death of his ex-girlfriend, Danielle Jelinek.
Student Airlifted To Hospital After Collapsing In Gym ClassOfficials in Chisago County say a 14-year-old Rush City High School student was airlifted to a hospital on Tuesday after collapsing outside while in gym class.
Lawmakers Revive Auditor Critique With County ComplaintsCounty officials and state lawmakers aired their grievances Tuesday about the state auditor's handling of a new law curbing her office's power. They focused on State Auditor Rebecca Otto's recent request that counties enter into a three-year contract for annual evaluations — even as they're allowed to start hiring private firms for the routine financial audits.
1 Dead In Chisago Co. RolloverOne person is dead after a rollover accident in Chisago County Monday night. According to Minnesota State Patrol, a Toyota Tacoma was traveling southbound on Interstate 35 near mile post 160.
Emerald Ash Borer Infestation Confirmed In Chisago CountyA hungry pest that's destroyed millions of trees could be spreading north in Minnesota.