Dayton Says Legislature Needs To Act Soon On ID UpgradesGov. Mark Dayton and House Republicans are clashing over how quickly to handle a dispute with the federal government over driver's licenses that could spell trouble for air travelers.
Feds Say They'll Give State Time To Upgrade IDs For FlightsFor millions of Minnesotans who board planes every year, a Minnesota state-issued driver's license may no longer be enough. Starting next year, you'll need a tamper-proof high security license approved by the federal government and issued by the state.
DPS Announces New Method Of Invalidating Driver's Licenses & ID CardsClipped corners on invalidated driver's licenses will soon be a thing of the past. The Minnesota Department of Public Safety announced Tuesday that the way driver's licenses and identification cars are invalidating is changing.
Authorities ID Officer Involved In Robbinsdale ShootingAuthorities have identified the Robbinsdale police officer who shot and wounded an 18-year-old woman last week after she ignored orders to drop a knife. Police announced Monday that Sgt. Thomas Rothfork was involved in the shooting of Tania Harris outside an apartment building last Thursday night after officers were called on a report of a fight involving at least two women.
Authorities ID Suspect Vehicle In Deadly Hit-&-RunOfficials have identified the pedestrian killed Tuesday in Brooklyn Park when he was hit by two cars, neither of which stopped.
Body Pulled From Lake Como ID’d Officials have identified the body pulled from Lake Como in St. Paul over the weekend and say that foul play is not suspected in the man’s death.
Man Shot To Death In Minneapolis IdentifiedThe Hennepin County Medical Examiner has identified the man who was shot to death on the street late Friday in Minneapolis.
Body Found In Minnesota River Likely SD KayakerNicollet County Sheriff's deputies say they believe they've found the body of a kayaker missing since June. The body is believed to be Steven Fritze, a sixth-grade teacher from Watertown, S.D., according to the Journal in New Ulm.
Boy Killed In Swimming Accident In N. MN ID'dSheriff's officials have released the name of a 14-year-old boy who died in a swimming accident in Voyageurs National Park in northern Minnesota. St. Louis County authorities say Briggs Anderson of Fergus Falls was with a church group touring Rainy Lake by houseboat when the accident happened Monday evening.
Man Who Died Falling From Deer Stand ID'dAuthorities have identified the 55-year-old Hibbing man who died Thursday morning after falling from his deer stand in St. Louis County as Bruce Richard Stone. According to the St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office, the call came in at 11:24 a.m. Thursday on the 1500 block of Highway 5 after the victim had fallen from his hunting structure. He had been working on the deer stand’s roof when the accident occurred.
Beer Finally Flows At TCF Bank StadiumBeer and wine went on sale for the first time at TCF Bank Stadium on Saturday. Ever since the Gophers moved into “The Bank,” alcohol has been off limits.
Credit Card Skimming Popping Up At Local Gas StationsA new sophisticated method of identity theft has police asking all of us to beware.