Grand Jury: 2 Officers Justified In Using Deadly Force In Rest Stop ShootingA Ramsey County grand jury has determined the use of deadly force was justified for two police officers who fatally shot a homicide suspect. The officers killed 18-year-old Jonathon Dean Mar, of Kennewick, Washington, last December along Interstate 694 in Shoreview following a police chase.
Cleanup Efforts Of Arden Hills Ammunition Plant Reach MilestoneWork to clean up and clear what once was Minnesota's largest contaminated Superfund site has reached a milestone. Ramsey County officials say the former Twin Cities Army Ammunition Plant in Arden Hills has been cleaned to standards for residential development, paving the way for the Rice Creek Commons development.
Former Minn. Boy Scout Suing Organization, Claiming Abuse, NegligenceA 59-year-old Minnesota man is suing the Boy Scouts of America, claiming he was abused by his scout leader in St. Paul and the organization did nothing meaningful to stop the man, whom they knew was a pedophile.
Police Treating Death Of Mankato Teen As SuspiciousAuthorities in southern Minnesota are treating the death of a 16-year-old girl whose body was found in a field as suspicious. The Blue Earth County Sheriff's Office was called around 6:30 a.m. Wednesday about a car sitting in a field off of Highway 68 northwest of Mankato.
Large Sex Trafficking Case Concludes With 5th Defendant Pleading Guilty, SentenceThe prosecution of a large sex trafficking ring concluded Thursday with the fifth and final defendant pleading guilty and subsequently sentenced, the Ramsey County Attorney's Office announced Friday.
Mother Of Terror Suspect Says Son Is Innocent, Suffering In Jail The mother of one of the five young terror suspects is speaking out, saying her son is being treated more harshly than the four other suspects.
Fmr. Minnesota Lottery Official Pleads Guilty To Drunk Driving ChargeA former top Minnesota Lottery official suing over her termination has pleaded guilty to a drunken-driving charge stemming from a serious car crash last December.
Man Charged With Murder In Shooting Of St. Paul WomanA man now faces murder charges in the weekend shooting death of a 24-year-old mother in St. Paul’s Payne-Phalen neighborhood.
Freaky Friday: The Haunted Barn in MaplewoodThe Ramsey County Poor Farm is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It was built in 1918 on White Bear Avenue in Maplewood. Some of the original structures included a nursing home and cattle barn. The barn could fit up to 75 cows and was a full production dairy farm at one point.
UCare Customer Suing Minnesota Over Contract BiddingAn anonymous Minnesota resident is suing the state over its decision to drop UCare for public health care programs in a competitive bid process.
Roseville Police Seek Public's Help Locating Missing PersonPolice say Raymond Krueger, 73, was last seen leaving the Ramsey County Law Enforcement Center in St. Paul on Sunday, Oct. 11 at 3:15 p.m. He's described as a white male, 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighing around 150 pounds.
MN Court Of Appeals: Warrant Needed Before Giving DWI Blood TestThe Minnesota Court of Appeals issued a decision Tuesday declaring that law enforcement must have a warrant before giving a blood test to a suspected impaired driver. The opinion, written by Judge Jill Flaskamp Halbrooks, states that the 2012 subdivision of Minnesota's Driving While Impaired laws that makes it a crime for refusal to submit to a chemical test -- blood, breath or urine -- is unconstitutional.