ME: Human Remains Are Missing College StudentThe Midwest Medical Examiner's Office confirmed Friday that the human remains found Monday in Douglas County belong to a missing Starbuck college student. Laura Ann Schwendemann, 18, was last seen alive on the night of Oct. 14 at an Alexandria gas station.
St. Louis County Medical Examiner Resigns From PositionThe St. Louis County medical examiner has resigned shortly after stirring up controversy over his decision to perform autopsies on Native Americans killed in car accidents. A letter sent to county commissioners on Tuesday said Thomas Uncini is no longer interested in the position he's held since 1998. The county board decided to temporarily extend his contract through June 30, so the county can find a replacement.
Body Recovered From Lake IndependenceA body has been recovered by authorities at Lake Independence in Maple Plain, Minn. Tuesday morning. The Hennepin County Medical Examiner had a vehicle on the scene.
A Henn. Co. Medical Examiner Shares Insight Into Her JobYou might think the life of a medical examiner is macabre, but that's not the case for Dr. Lindsay Thomas of Hennepin County. Thomas says last year the county did about 1,100 autopsies, including about 77 homicides. "It's really the minority," Thomas said. She goes into each case with a presumption based on the evidence.
Man Dies After Walking Into Half-Frozen PondA 20-year-old Brooklyn Park man died Friday night after wandering into a half-frozen pond in Maple Grove, authorities said.
Fatal Stabbing Victim Was Minneapolis Woman, 43The victim of a stabbing death in Hennepin County this week has been identified as a 43-year-old Minneapolis woman.
ME Releases Report On Man Found Dead In Burning HomeThe Hennepin County Medical Examiner has released his report on the 45-year-old man who was found dead inside a burning home earlier this month.
Body Found In Lake Nokomis ID'dThe body found that was found in Lake Nokomis on Oct. 23 has been identified as Bradley Lindemann of south Minneapolis, the medical examiner says.
Body Found In Northern Minn. IDed As Missing ManRemains found in northern Minnesota have been identified as those of a man missing for two years.
ME: Danbury, Wis., 3-Year-Old Accidentally DrownedThe Chief Medical Examiner for Burnett County confirmed that the 3-year-old Reena Williams accidentally died by drowning last month near her Danbury, Wis. home.
Authorities Investigating St. Bonifacius Toddler's HomicideAuthorities are investigating the death of a St. Bonifacious toddler, whose death has been ruled a homicide.
Courthouse Gunman Died Of Bacterial InfectionA man who went on a shooting rampage inside a northern Minnesota courthouse in late December later died from a bacterial infection while in jail, according to autopsy results released Thursday.