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College Coach Charged With Sexual Conduct With Minor

A women’s basketball and cross-country coach at a private Christian college is charged with criminal sexual conduct involving a Shorewood teen. According to the Hennepin County Attorney’s office, Ryan Paul Chmielewski, 30, was charged Thursday with one count of third-degree criminal sexual conduct.

01/09/2014

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Minn. Woman Accused Of Helping Hide Freezer Body

A Duluth woman is accused of helping a friend dispose of her boyfriend’s body in a freezer in the western Twin Cities. Hennepin County prosecutors have charged 30-year-old Talisha Hunt with one felony count of being an accomplice after the fact.

09/20/2013

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Authorities ID Shorewood Man Found Dead In Freezer

Authorities have identified the man found dead in a Shorewood home last month, and the woman accused of killing him is facing murder charges. The Hennepin County Medical Examiner’s Office said the victim is identified as 58-year-old Eddie Frank Sole of Shorewood.

09/02/2013

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Police: Children Of Shorewood Murder Suspect Found Safe

Authorities said the children of Jetaun Wheeler, accused of killing her boyfriend and hiding his body in the freezer of a Shorewood home, have been found safe. South Lake Minnetonka Police said Tuesday the children have been placed in protective custody through Hennepin County Child Protection.

08/28/2013

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Shorewood Woman Accused Of Killing Boyfriend, Hiding Body In Freezer

A 29-year-old Shorewood woman has been charged with allegedly murdering her estranged boyfriend and hiding his body in a newly purchased freezer in her garage.

08/26/2013

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Att’y Wants Jail-Time Extension For Suspect In Shoreview Death

The Hennepin County Attorney’s Office is seeking an extension to keep the person suspected in a suspicious death in Shoreview in prison. Jetaun Helen Wheeler, 29, is currently being held in the Hennepin County jail for probable cause murder in connection with case.

08/23/2013

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Answers Few In Shorewood Man’s ‘Suspicious Death’

Residents of a quiet Shorewood neighborhood are still in the dark as they seek answers in a man’s mysterious death. That man had been reported missing two weeks ago. On Wednesday afternoon, police discovered the body in a home on the 5700 block of Wood Duck Circle after investigators initiated a search warrant to enter the duplex where the man lived with a woman and her three kids.

08/22/2013

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Missing Man’s Body Found In Shorewood Home; Person Of Interest Held

A person of interest is being held by police in the west metro Wednesday after the body of a missing man was found in a Shorewood home.

08/21/2013

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Loved Ones Seek Word On Boston Runners After Blast

Far-flung family members, co-workers and friends frantically used social media, cellphones and even a “people finder” website Monday to try to learn the fate of participants and spectators at the Boston Marathon, where two people were killed and dozens injured after a pair of bombs exploded near the finish line of one of the world’s great races.

04/15/2013

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Hennepin Co. Reports Voter Turnout Of 84 Percent

Election results show that Hennepin County had a voter turnout of 84 percent, officials say.

11/15/2012

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Coalition Pushes For Tougher Measures To Fight Invasive Species

Scott Blackwell and his son know the routine once they get their boat out of the water: they will pull the drain plug and check the boat and trailer for weeds.

08/07/2012

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Inspections Now Required For Boaters At Christmas Lake

Christmas Lake Boaters could be hit with a big fine if they don’t comply with a new rule.

06/12/2012

Eurasian Milfoil, Boats, Lake

Warm Spring Fosters Milfoil Growth In Minn. Lakes

Crops are off to a good start this year, but so is different kind of plant in Minnesota lakes.

06/11/2012

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5 Weeks Later, Girls Still Sleeping Outside For Charity

Some kids with warm hearts and a very cold box are about to reach their goal. WCCO first visited Debra, Danielle and Savanah five weeks ago.

12/21/2011

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Minn. State Trooper Arrested For DWI

A Minnesota state trooper is facing charges of drinking and driving.

10/10/2011

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