DOJ Now Has Criminal Jurisdiction On Mille Lacs ReservationThe United States Federal Government will now assume criminal jurisdiction over the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe's reservation in central Minnesota, according to the Department of Justice. The Mille Lacs Reservation becomes only the second in the U.S. to have had their request for concurrent jurisdiction granted by the DOJ -- the first being the White Earth Reservation in northeastern Minnesota.
Patrol: Fatal Crash In Mille Lacs County Under InvestigationOfficials say a fatal head-on crash on Highway 169 in Mille Lacs County is under investigation.
Man, 24, Hits House With Car, Arrested On Drunk Driving ChargesA 24-year-old Zimmerman man was arrested Thursday after driving a car into a home in Princeton, police said.
Patrol: Fatal Crash On Highway 169 In Mille Lacs CountyAt least one person died Sunday afternoon in a rollover crash on Highway 169 in Mille Lacs County. The State Patrol says the crash happened at about 2:32 p.m. at the intersection of County Road 11, just north of Milaca. The crash involved two vehicles and five people, authorities said.
Mille Lacs Business Owners Make Plea To Lawmakers Over Walleye RegulationsMinnesota lawmakers got an earful Wednesday from Mille Lacs County business owners about tough new walleye limits on the state's most famous lake. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources imposed a one-walleye limit on Mille Lacs two weeks ago to try to revive the fish population.
Teen Charged With Fatally Shooting SisterA St. Cloud teenager is charged with killing his sister at a campground in Mille Lacs County. Eighteen-year-old Luis Nahuel Rosa is accused of shooting 16-year-old Hennah Nicole Rosa after a confrontation at a trailer in the Rum River State Forest last Friday.
Man, 18, Allegedly Shoots Sister For Being Mean To Their DadA St. Cloud man has been charged with second degree murder after allegedly shooting his sister during an argument in their motor home. Luis Nahuel Rosa, 18, faces one count of second degree murder with intent but not premeditated and one count of second degree murder without intent.
Woman Hit By 2 Cars, Killed In Mille Lacs CountyThe Minnesota State Patrol says a 57-year-old woman died after she was hit by two vehicles in Mille Lacs County. Authorities say Linda Pettner was on foot and in the northbound traffic lane of Highway 169 south of Garrison when she was hit on Friday night.
Former Mille Lacs Deputy Charged With Sexually Assaulting BoysA former Mille Lacs County Sheriff's deputy could face up to 33 years in prison after pleading guilty to criminal sexual conduct charges involving young boys that he took on fishing trips. According to the Minnesota Department of Public Safety, Aaron Joseph Heuer of Isle, Minn. pleaded guilty in Otter Tail County District Court to four counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct and one count of second-degree criminal sexual conduct.
Foreston Youth Dies After Being Hit By Car A 17-year-old Foreston youth died when he was hit by a car as he was trying to cross a highway.
Princeton Teen Killed In Mille Lacs County CrashAn 18-year-old from Princeton was killed in a crash Monday night on Highway 95 in Mille Lacs County, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. Authorities responded to a two-vehicle crash at about 5:50 p.m. Monday on Highway 95 at 160th Avenue in Mille Lacs County.
Deputy Accused Of Molesting 4 Boys During Fishing TripsA 29-year-old sheriff's deputy in Mille Lacs County is accused of having inappropriate sexual conduct with four boys last month. Aaron Joseph Heuer, of Isle, Minn., faces a total of four counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct and another four counts of second-degree criminal sexual conduct.