Wis. Sheriff Defends Hiring Convicted Killer A Wisconsin sheriff has defended his decision to hire a man convicted of killing and dismembering his girlfriend nearly 40 years ago in Texas.
Benton County Sheriff: Driver, 74, Killed After Crashing Into TreeA 74-year-old Royalton woman is dead after crashing her vehicle into a tree in Benton County Tuesday afternoon, according to the Benton County Sheriff's Office.
Expert: Al-Shabaab Video Naming MOA As Target Simply A Recruiting PitchAn expert on Somalian culture says the al-Shabaab video naming the Mall of America as a target is simply a recruiting pitch by terror group that needs new members.
Sheriff: Speed & Alcohol May Be Factor In Aitkin Co. Snowmobile CrashThe Aitkin County Sheriff's Office is investigating after a 26-year-old Lino Lakes man was injured in a snowmobile crash Friday evening.
Baby Girl Stops Breathing, Dies At DaycareAn 11-month-old baby girl died Tuesday after she stopped breathing while at an in-home daycare center, according to authorities.
Pine County Sheriff Vows To Ignore New Gun Restrictions A Minnesota sheriff says he would refuse to enforce any new state or federal regulation that restricts guns.
Unlucky Burglar Targets Home Of Minn. SheriffA burglary suspect apparently didn't notice that the Minnesota house he was targeting had a sheriff's squad car parked outside.
Sheriff, County Attorney Take Oaths In Ramsey CountyJohn Choi has been sworn in as Ramsey County Attorney and becomes the first Asian-American county attorney in Minnesota and the first Korean-American county attorney in the nation.
DeBlog: Why Do We Vote For Soil Commissioner?As you walk into your polling place this morning to look at the ballot, no doubt you'll recognize the names of people running for governor. Perhaps you'll even recognize the names of the people running for State Auditor. Perhaps not.