Sheriff: Child In Kayak Hit By Boat On Medicine LakeAuthorities say a child was hospitalized after being hit by a boat on a lake in the west Twin Cities metro Friday afternoon.
Hennepin Co. Hosts Annual 'Hooked On Fishing, Not On Drugs' EventFishing is an iconic part of life in Minnesota and the Hennepin County Sheriff's Office is hoping to catch kids on the sport while teaching them some life lessons.
Crews Work To Clean Up Lake Minnetonka, Big Island After July 4 PartyOn Tuesday, hundreds of boaters dropped anchor at Lake Minnetonka's Big Island. But after the party, the area is littered with trash.
Guatemala Man Faces Deportation For Running Red Light, Driving Without LicenseA Guatemala man was pulled over for running a red light and arrested after driving without a license due to his immigration status.
Body Recovered From Mississippi River In MinneapolisAuthorities say the body of an adult male was recovered from the Mississippi River in Minneapolis Monday afternoon.
Officials Investigate Child's Death In OsseoThe Hennepin County Sheriff's Office is investigating after a child died in Osseo Tuesday evening.
Henn. Co. Sheriff's Son Charged With Soliciting Child, Possessing Child PornThe son of Hennepin County's sheriff has been charged with four felonies, including soliciting a child for sex and possessing child pornography.
Good Question: How Does Law Enforcement Dispose Of Drugs?Since 2012, people have dropped off almost 50 tons of unwanted prescription medication, over-the-counter drugs, vitamins and pet medicine in Hennepin County Disposal boxes.
Sheriff Declares 'Ice-Out' On Lake MinnetonkaThe Hennepin County Sheriff's Office and the Fresh Water Society declared an "ice-out" on Lake Minnetonka on Monday.
Hennepin Co. Among Agencies Listed For Noncompliance With Ice RequestsThe Hennepin County Sheriff's Office is on a federal list of law enforcement agencies that haven't routinely cooperated with holding detainees for immigration officials.
Sheriff: Car, Truck Plunge Into Lake Minnetonka Within Hours Of Each OtherAnother vehicle has gone through the ice on Lake Minnetonka for the second time in just two days.
Highway 55 In Greenfield Reopened After Gas LeakAuthorities say Highway 55 west of the Twin Cities had to be closed in both directions for several hours Tuesday due to a gas leak.