A Rochester mom was sentenced Wednesday to one year of probation and less than a week in jail after pleading guilty to drinking, driving and crashing with her five kids in the car, officials say.
A man believed to be part owner of a Burnsville business has been charged with selling drugs inside the establishment.
Police have arrested a 20-year-old Joseph John Gallahue after a nearly 6-hour standoff in Inver Grove Heights.
St. Paul police have arrested Dakota County District Judge Michael Vann Sovis on suspicion of drunken driving after smashing into three parked cars on Christmas Eve.
Members of a national right-to-die group are challenging Minnesota’s assisted-suicide law, saying it violates constitutional rights to freedom of speech and freedom of association.
Police are investigating after two parties of duck hunters got into an argument that led to shots being fired.
A 21-year-old Richfield man faces a felony theft charge after allegedly stealing jewelry from his aunt and pawning it for $1,000 in March, according to a criminal complaint filed last week in Dakota County.
A Mendota Heights, Minn. man has been charged with a gross misdemeanor after officers say they spotted him driving a motorcycle with two small children aboard.
The 19-year-old Minnesota mother accused of failing to get medical help for her toddler will be sentenced Thursday morning.
A 31-year-old Apple Valley man is in critical condition after his pickup truck rear-ended a semi Tuesday afternoon in Dakota County, the State Patrol says.
Minnesota health officials say another case of a new flu strain linked to an animal market in Dakota County has been confirmed.
The Dakota, Ramsey and Washington county attorneys have met with St. Paul’s police chief to discuss issues relating to how the St. Paul Crime Lab handles narcotics cases.
A 64-year-old woman is accused of careless driving in crash last October that killed one person in rural Dakota County, according to court charges filed on Tuesday.
Fed up with being “ding dong ditched,” a 45-year-old Farmington man allegedly tackled a juvenile into a fence and then punched the boy up to five times, leaving the juvenile with a separated shoulder, police say.
Multiple fire departments battled a fire Tuesday night at a Dakota County business, authorities said.
A 44-year-old South St. Paul man was sentenced as a career criminal Monday after pleading guilty to various crimes, including stealing money from a fund set up to help his teenage nephew, who was intentionally set on fire.
The child welfare case against a Lakeville, Minn. dad who abandoned his 11-year-old son last year has been closed.
Authorities in Dakota County are asking the public’s help in identifying a man who snapped more than 50 photographs of young girls in their swim suits over the weekend.
A motorcyclist is dead after running off the road at Highway 3 and 160th Street West in Dakota County.
Officials in Dakota County said a building in the east Twin Cities metro was put on lockdown Thursday morning after a man was spotted with a gun, police said.
A thirty-four-year-old Farmington woman was arrested last Tuesday night in Dakota County and charged with her fourth DWI.
A teenager has been charged with stealing a car in Rochester and leading police on a chase in Dakota County that ended with a crash into a Hastings area residence.
A Burnsville woman allegedly stole more than $183,000 from her employer over the course of five years, funding her children’s athletic fees, paying for her utilities and more, according to a criminal complaint filed in Dakota County.
Police say a man stole a car in Rochester, led police on a chase in Dakota County, and ended up crashing into a residence in the Hastings area.
A Hopkins woman is accused of trying to extort money from a man she allegedly prostituted herself to after the two met on Live Links.