Man Meets With Family Of Woman He Killed In Drunk Driving CrashThe Department of Public Safety says the night before Thanksgiving is one of the most dangerous for drunk-driver related deaths in Minnesota. That is why they hosted an unusual reunion Tuesday afternoon.
Pedestrian, 85, Struck And Killed In Scott CountyAn 85-year-old man is dead after being struck by a vehicle in Scott County Thursday evening. According to the State Patrol, the crash happened at about 7:30 p.m. along Highway 282 near Morlock Drive.
Jordan Man Charged In Chaska Double Shooting A Jordan man has been charged in connection with a double shooting in Chaska that left two people injured late last week.
Jordan Candy Store's Sign Causes Social Media UproarA popular Minnesota candy store took some heat for putting up a sign that some thought was offensive towards Black Lives Matter. Minnesota's Largest Candy Store, located near Jordan on Highway 169, put up a sign that read, "Join the Movement." Below it read, "#caramelapplesmatter."
Minneapolis' 'Urban Orchard' Lets Folks Pick Unique Apples For FreeBe it SweeTango or Honeycrisp, certain apples make their way into every Minnesota orchard. But Sheila Mitchell also wanted something different. "I came from an apple background. I had a big orchard down in Jordan, Minnesota," Mitchell said. She already had the unusual setting, in the heart of Minneapolis, just feet from Lake of the isles. It is called "Urban Orchard."
Minn. Lawmakers Call For Washington To Accept More Syrian RefugeesTerrible images from the civil war in Syria are prompting United States lawmakers to discuss allowing more refugees to enter the country.
Working For The Weekend: Entertainment Best BetsHere's what's going on in Minnesota this weekend.
Rain Forces Rescheduling Of Memorial Day CeremoniesThe rain in the forecast for Monday is already forcing a couple of Memorial Day events indoors. In Prior Lake, the VFW Memorial Day Parade has been canceled, and they're moving the service from Memorial Park to Twin Oaks Middle School.
Police: Man Sought After Threatening Cab Driver With Knife In JordanAuthorities in Jordan are looking for a suspect after a man allegedly threatened a cab driver and forced a lock down at Jordan High School on Thursday, police said.
Police: Manhunt Ends With Suspect Found Dead In Jordan HomeThe Hennepin County Sheriff's Office is investigating how a convicted felon had access to a weapon and led authorities on a day-long manhunt that ended with the suspect's death inside a Jordan home early Wednesday morning.
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Convicted Child Molester Charged With Abusing Another Foster ChildAfter 20 years, a woman is accusing her foster parent of sexually abusing her when she was a child. The Scott County Attorney's office has charged 59-year-old Daniel Alvin Hennen with six counts of criminal sexual conduct. He is now out on bond. Detectives say Hennen ran a foster care service with his wife, Connie Hennen, out of his home in Jordan for several years in the 80s and 90s.