17 Minnesota Boy Scouts Recognized As Eagle ScoutsIn the world of Boy Scouts, it's rare to reach the highest rank. In fact, only about 6 percent of Boy Scouts in the entire country achieve the rank of Eagle Scout.
Near Record Highs Bring Summer Heat To Mid October For a state that has a reputation for uncomfortable weather, Minnesota was the place to be on Sunday. Near record highs in the low 80s were the cause for celebration.
Police Get Erratic Driver In West Metro Safely Off RoadAuthorities said a potentially tragic situation involving an erratic driver in the west Twin Cities metro Tuesday ended with the driver being taken into custody. Officers with departments in South Lake Minnetonka, Deephaven and Minnetrista were dispatched on a report of an erratic driver on Highway 7.
Yacht Couple Accused Of Swindling Investors With Sham Corporations The couple that called themselves "Lord and Lady Chisholm" are in more trouble, as prosecutors say they were also swindling investors in sham corporations.
FBI Investigating Deephaven Welfare Fraud DuoThe FBI is now investigating more claims against the self-declared "Scottish aristocrats" charged with welfare fraud – including the possibility they also defrauded members of a prominent Twin Cities church. The FBI has interviewed members of St. Martin's by-the-Lake Episcopal Church who say that Colin and Andrea Chisholm borrowed thousands of dollars from them, and offered worthless stock certificates as collateral.
Bail Doubled On Couple Facing Welfare Fraud ChargesA Minnesota couple facing allegations of stealing public assistance spent their second day in a Hennepin County courtroom Friday. Colin and Andrea Chisholm remain in jail, facing felony fraud charges of misrepresenting their qualifications for taking food stamps, welfare payments and other assistance between 2005 and 2012.
Neighbor Of Yacht Couple Calls Charges Against Them 'Very Unsettling'A run from the law ended in the Bahamas for a Minnesota couple accused of receiving welfare while living in luxury.
Several Crews Assist With Overnight Fire In DeephavenOvernight, firefighters from several communities helped put out a fire in Deephaven. A fire alarm alerted them to the burning home on Lakeview Drive.
Fight Stepping Up Against Invasive SpeciesAs the fishing opener approaches, officials are stepping up efforts to prevent the spread of invasive species in some of the Twin Cities area's most popular lakes and streams.
Fmr. Police Chief Sentenced 18 Years For Sexual Abuse, Child PornA former Minneapolis Park Police chief is sentenced to 18 years in prison for sexually abusing children and possessing child pornography.
Hennepin Co. Warns Of Thin Ice The Hennepin County sheriff's office is warning people to be careful on the ice after three men broke through the ice on Twin Cities lakes.