La Vang, Fmr. Columbia Heights Nurse, Gets 18 Months For Stealing Patient’s MedicationOxycodone and hydrocodone was stolen and replaced with similar-looking tablets like Tylenol or allergy medication.
Country Stars Old Dominion Meet With Columbia Heights High School SongwritersOld Dominion, who just won Vocal Group of the Year at the Country Music Awards last week, are in the Twin Cities working with some local students
Heights Theatre Concert To Benefit Full Restoration Of Historic Pipe OrganIn the lavishly restored Heights Theatre, organist Lou Hurvitz is resurrecting musical scores from the past.
Last Defendant Pleads Guilty In Fatal Mpls. Convenience Store ShootingA 20-year-old Columbia Heights man has pleaded guilty to his involvement in a fatal shooting at a north Minneapolis convenience store last year.
BCA IDs Officers Involved In Isak Aden's Shooting DeathThe Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension have identified the five police officers who fired their weapons following a standoff that left a 23-year-old man dead in Eagan.
Charges: Oluwatoni Olayiwola Shot Father Twice In The Back After ArgumentA Columbia Heights man is charged with two counts of felony assault after police say he shot his father twice in the back during an argument.
Metro Transit Police Rescue Ducks From Storm DrainMetro Transit says their police officers saved eight ducklings from a storm drain in Columbia Heights Saturday morning. In a Facebook post, police and officials are shown standing and reaching into storm drains to "gather the frightened feathered babies, one by one."
Columbia Heights PD: Abiodun Olayiwola In Stable Condition After Shooting; 1 In CustodyColumbia Heights police say a man is in stable condition after being shot Saturday morning at a residence.
Former Columbia Academy Teacher And Coach Pleads Guilty To Criminal Sexual ConductFormer Columbia Heights teacher Daniel Laskowski pleaded guilty to third-degree criminal sexual conduct, the Hennepin County Attorney's Office said. In January, the 32-year-old faced charges after allegedly sexually assaulting a teenage boy while video recording the assaults.
Alleged 'St. Paul Slapper' Accused Of Assault With Metal PipeThe victim sustained a broken tooth and needed stitches.
Charges: Robbery Suspects Who Tied Up Phone Store Employees Arrested After Stealing Phone With GPS TrackerTwo robbery suspects have been arrested after they allegedly stole a display phone from a T-Mobile store and were tracked down by police using GPS, according to charges filed in Anoka County.