Charges: Man Left Baby To Buy Meth Before Fatal House Fire A northern Minnesota man facing manslaughter charges in the death of a baby in a house fire last week told investigators that he had left the child home alone to buy meth when the building caught fire.
Sheriff: Infant Dies In Tower FireAn infant is dead after a fire in Tower Wednesday morning.
Attorney: Deputy Justified In Shooting Of Tower Felony SuspectAuthorities say Deputy Tim Officer and other offers were in pursuit of 27-year-old Aaron Boshey of Tower shortly after midnight on Nov. 22.
1 Dead In Snowmobile Accident In St. Louis CountyA snowmobiler has died in an accident in Saint Louis County. Sheriff's officials say 53-year-old Steven Rahman was riding on the Taconite trail near Tower on Wednesday night with four others when he missed a curve and struck a tree.
Report: 50-Story Tower To Replace TCF Bank Building In Downtown Mpls.There are big plans for the redevelopment of the TCF Bank Building in downtown Minneapolis.
Sheriff: Wisconsin Man, 58, Drowns In Lake VermilionOfficials in northern Minnesota say a 58-year-old Wisconsin man drowned Monday night in Lake Vermilion.
Why Is It So Cold In Embarrass?The coldest temperature in the lower 48 happened in Embarrass Thursday morning when folks there registered a temperature of 41 below zero.
Finding Minnesota: Floating Cabins On Lake Vermilion As we get into the warm summer months, many of us will head out for a lakeside getaway up north. But instead of booking a cabin next to the water, some people vacation on the water.
Good Samaritans Pull Driver From Burning CarA 44-year-old man was rescued from a burning car by two passers-by after a rollover crash in northern Minnesota on Thursday, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. Authorities responded to the crash at about 8:28 a.m. on eastbound Highway 169 in St. Louis County.
Eagle Crashes Into Boat Shrink Wrap On Interstate A couple towing a boat to northern Minnesota got a surprise visitor: a bald eagle crashed through the shrink wrap while they were traveling on Interstate 94 in Wisconsin. The eagle dove across the top of the pickup truck of Scott and Marilyn Kregness as they crossed the Red Cedar River near Menomonie at about 70 miles an hour on Friday, according to the Chippewa Herald.
Good Question – Reply All: Sleeping Dogs, Fall Towns & Cold RecordsRiley, the Heine family's English setter, can sleep anywhere, anytime. So, that had Karen from Edina wanting to know: Why do dogs sleep so much? According to Dr. Travis with Uptown Veterinarians, dogs have natural circadian rhythms, like humans. He says some dogs sleep far more than others, and are influenced by their owners' schedules.
Authorities ID Man Found Dead In Burned Cabin St. Louis County authorities have identified the man who died in a cabin fire on Aug. 17 outside of Tower, Minn. The remains of Josh Michael Haavisto, 37, of Virginia, Minn., were found in a destroyed shack that had burned.