Alcohol Likely A Factor In Crash That Killed St. Paul FatherA family is mourning after a St. Paul father was killed by a drunk driver in Isanti County Thursday night. Thirty-one-year-old Michael Becker was driving north on Highway 65 at about 11 p.m. when another driver veered into his lane and hit him head-on.
Sheriff: Man Shot & Killed By Deputy In Mora The Kanabec County Sheriff's Office says a man is dead after he made threats and attacked a deputy in Mora Wednesday. Shortly before 9 p.m., Kanabec County Sheriff's Deputy Shana McIalwain responded to a residence on the 500 block of Watkins Street after a man called and said he intended to kill someone at the address.
Lawmakers Seek To Attract Health Care Workers To Rural MNMinnesota's need for rural health care services is growing at exactly the time the number of health care professionals is shrinking. In six of the largest counties in northwestern Minnesota around Crookston, it's a crisis.
Police: Large Wood Processor Stolen From Mora BusinessPolice in Mora are asking for the public's help after a large wood processor was stolen from a business. Authorities said the incident happened at about 6 a.m. Tuesday on the 2200 block of Highway 65 in Mora.
Fear No Defense Against License Revocation In MN The Minnesota Court of Appeals says fear of harm is not a defense against losing one's driver's license for drunken driving. The case involved a Monticello couple who got into a drunken argument at the Fish Lake Resort in Mora that turned physical back at their family cabin. After Jennifer Axelberg took refuge in her car, Jason Axelberg punched and cracked the windshield. Fearing for her safety, she drove back to the resort where a bystander called police. He was arrested on suspicion of domestic assault while she was arrested on suspicion of driving while impaired. The state revoked her license for a year.
Authorities: Boy, 7, Dies After Being Hit By Car On Christmas Day Authorities are investigating after a 7-year-old boy died on Christmas Day after being hit by a car at his home in Kanabec County, authorities said.
Former Mora School Official Faces 4 FeloniesA former Minnesota high school principal is accused of stealing more than $37,000 that was supposed to go to his school's baseball team.
Primaries For Minn. Legislature Will Shape FieldTwo Republicans seeking an open Minnesota House seat in the Mora area are planning to help each other after the Aug. 14 primary, no matter who wins.
Finding Minnesota: Crazy Ladies HouseThe rural roads of Kanabec county may appear to be lonely, and the pace a little bit slow. But that doesn't mean the women of central Minnesota can't be divas.
Minnesota Mom Gives Birth In SUVIt was a car ride the Heath family will never forget. A mother, father and their toddler were taking the half-hour trip from their home near Mora to Cambridge welcome a new addition to their family.
A Guide To The Mora VasaloppetIt's one of only four that take place around the world each year: the Mora Vasaloppet USA. And in 2012, the U.S. version of the Swedish ski race turns 40.
Survivor Of Mora Fire In Fair ConditionThe woman who escaped last week's apartment fire that killed three people in Mora remains in fair condition.