Family: Teen Sickened By Amoeba In Western Minn. Lake Has DiedA young swimmer who contracted a brain-eating amoeba in a western Minnesota lake has died, according to a family representative.
Teen Sickened By Amoeba In Minn. Lake ID'd; Still In Critical ConditionA young swimmer who contracted a brain-eating amoeba in a western Minnesota lake Tuesday has been identified.
Authorities Identify Crow Wing Co. Choking Death VictimThe Crow Wing County Sheriff has identified a 15-month-old choking victim who died Friday.
Charges: Man Wearing Body Armor Attacked Deputy With MacheteA 23-year-old man faces serious charges after he allegedly tried to attack a Hennepin County deputy with a machete while wearing body armor and a helmet.
Mpls. Police Seek Help In Identifying Dumpster Fire VictimMinneapolis Police have released the picture of a tattoo in hopes it'll lead to the identity of a badly burned body found next to a dumpster fire last week. On Aug. 7 at 11:29 p.m., dispatch received a call of a fire in a dumpster on 39th Street East between Snelling and Minnehaha avenues. Police were called shortly after when a body was found next to the dumpster.
Authorities Still Identifying Plane Crash Victims Authorities are still working on identifying at least one of two victims of a small plane crash in Sauk Rapids. The St. Cloud Times reports one victim has been preliminarily identified, but officials aren't going to release that information until the IDs of both victims are known.
Dayton Signs Bill For Newborn Screening ProgramMinnesota health officials have regained the ability to indefinitely retain blood samples from newborn babies unless a parent refuses permission. Gov. Mark Dayton on Tuesday signed the bill lawmakers approved last week.
Deaths Of Suspects In Officer-Involved Shooting Were Murder-Suicide The suspects found deceased after a Douglas County officer-involved shooting Monday have been identified and authorities now believe it to be a murder-suicide.
18 Claim Their Personal Data Was Wrongly AccessedEighteen people say dozens of public workers across the state violated their privacy by looking up their personal data. The group is filing a lawsuit in U.S. District Court in Minnesota on Thursday against more than 50 counties, municipalities and multiple state officials.
Man Charged In Shooting Death At Richfield HomeA Richfield man has been charged with second-degree murder in the death of a 20-year-old man who was shot last Saturday. At 4:40 p.m., police responded to reports of shots fired on the 6900 block of 16th Avenue South.
20-Year-Old Man Shot, Killed In Richfield ID'dRichfield Police have identified the 20-year-old man who was shot to death Saturday afternoon.
Woman Killed In Brooklyn Center Crash ID'dA woman killed after a Jeep crashed into a tree in Brooklyn Center Monday morning has been identified.