Police: 3 Hurt, 1 Seriously, In Coon Rapids Head-On CrashAuthorities say a 21-year-old woman was seriously hurt and two others were injured after a head-on crash involving four vehicles on Wednesday in Coon Rapids.
Sheriff: 3 Injured In 3-Car Crash In Coon RapidsThree people are injured after a crash involving three vehicles in Coon Rapids Wednesday afternoon. The crash happened at about 3:45 p.m. at the intersection of Highway 10 and Round Lake Boulevard, according to the Anoka County Sheriff's Office.
Man Charged With Kidnapping, Robbery At Shoe StoreA 37-year-old Minneapolis man has been charged with robbery and kidnapping on connection with last week's hostage situation at a Coon Rapids shoe store. The incident happened at about 8:45 p.m. at a Payless Shoes on the 8500 block of Springbrook Drive Northwest last Thursday evening.
Parents Of Allergy Victim Press For Broader WarningsFamily members say a peanut allergy caused the death of a 22-year-old Ramsey man. Brian Kelly says his son, Bruce, had a fatal reaction after eating some chocolate that was made in a plant that also processed foods with peanuts.
Police ID Man Arrested In Payless Shoe Store RobberyPolice have identified the man arrested for robbing a Payless Shoe store Thursday night in the north metro and holding two workers hostage.
Man Arrested Following Coon Rapids Shoe Store RobberyPolice have taken a man into custody following a shoe store robbery and hostage situation in Coon Rapids. The incident happened at about 8:45 p.m. Thursday at a Payless Shoes store on the 8500 block of Springbrook Drive Northwest.
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Pedestrian Struck, Killed By Train In Coon RapidsOne person is dead after being struck by a train in Coon Rapids, according to police. Coon Rapids authorities said it happened around noon near Northdale Boulevard.
Officer Pays For Man's Meal After Restaurant Calls 911The man said he forgot his wallet and offered to go get it; he owed more than $30. Unsure if he would return, a waitress said she called the police officers she has come to know well.
With Longer Season, Bow Hunting Increasing In PopularityThe firearms deer hunt begins Saturday in Minnesota. But some outdoorsmen and women have found a way to extend the season beyond three weeks. The firearm season wraps up at the end of November, but the bow hunting season runs through the end of December.
Group Calls For Hate Crime Charges In Applebee's AssaultThe Minnesota chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations is calling for hate crime charges to be filed after one woman allegedly attacked another who was speaking Swahili in a Coon Rapids restaurant.
Charges: Woman Attacked For Speaking Foreign Language At Applebee'sA Ramsey woman faces charges after allegedly attacking a woman at an Applebee's restaurant because the victim was speaking a foreign language. Jodie Marie Burchard-Risch, 43, faces third-degree assault charges.