Hennepin County

Search Continues For Minnesotans Missing On Lake Of The WoodsThe search continued Wednesday for three Baudette men who went missing on Lake of the Woods. Northern Light Region says crews searched land and water for 28-year-old Keith Ryan Ayers, 24-year-old Cody Joseph Ostendorf and 22-year-old Justin Kelly Haugtvedt. The three went missing Friday on the Canadian side of the lake.
MPD, Henn. Co. Sheriff Vie For Vikings Security DutyWhen the Minnesota Vikings play at home, their stadium becomes one of Minnesota's largest cities. The safety of 65,000 fans is a top priority for the team. The Vikings have paid at least 60 Minneapolis police officers in the past to work each game day, which is a separate job from their city service.
Burnsville Man Charged With Murder In Fourth Of July ShootingA Burnsville man has been charged with murder in the shooting death of a teen over the Fourth of July holiday. Dejon Frazier, 18, has been charged with second-degree murder and attempted second degree murder.
Highway Patrol Warns Cyclists Of Dangers Of Freeway TrafficMinnesota Highway Patrol is warning bicyclists about the dangers of riding where they are not supposed to after a freeway crash took one man's life over the weekend.
Fugitive From Hennepin Co. 'Most Wanted' List ArrestedA fugitive from the Hennepin County "Most Wanted" list has been arrested, according to Hennepin County officials.
4.5 Percent Hike Expected In Hennepin Co. Property TaxesProperty owners in Hennepin County could see the annual increase in their property taxes nearly triple next year.
Report: Violent Crime Up 8 Percent In Hennepin CountyViolent crime is on the rise in Hennepin County, according to a new report from the Hennepin County Sheriff's office.
2 Accused Of Stealing Over $35K By Way Of Identity TheftTwo adults are accused of engaging in identity theft and check fraud to steal thousands from a number of victims in the Twin Cities, according to Hennepin County officials.
Woman, 53, Charged With Stealing $700K From EmployerA St. Bonifacius woman charged with stealing more than a half a million dollars from her employer is expected to make her first court appearance next week. Karen Jane Breyette, 53, has been charged with seven counts of theft by swindle over $35,000.
Man Killed In Corcoran Crash IdentifiedOfficials have identified the 62-year-old man who died last Wednesday following a car crash in Corcoran.
Minneapolis' New Way Of Dealing With Downtown Panhandlers Panhandlers are hard to ignore in Minneapolis, but now the city is getting creative in dealing with them.
Target Looking To Sell West Campus In St. Louis ParkTarget's west campus could be moving. According to a Target spokesperson, Target wants to put it's west campus building up for sale this November and move the 1,300 employees housed there to the Brooklyn Park campus.