Officers ID'd In Crow Wing County Shootout That Killed 1, Injured DeputyAuthorities have identified the officers involved in the shootout that left a deputy injured and a man dead earlier this week in Crow Wing County. Crow Wing County Sheriff Todd Dahl said deputy Scott Goddard received a gunshot wound to the shoulder during the shootout. Both Goddard and fellow deputy Adam Kronstedt, who was also involved in the confrontation, remain on administrative leave.
Witness: Boy, 9, Lost Both Feet In St. Paul Train AccidentA 9-year-old boy is in the hospital Thursday night after witnesses say both his feet were severed off when he was playing on a moving train.
Structure Collapse Injures Worker In St. PaulA contract worker is in the hospital after suffering a leg injury in a structure collapse in St. Paul Thursday morning, according to the St. Paul Fire Department. St. Paul Fire Marshall Steve Zaccard says firefighters responded at around 10 a.m. to the structural collapse on 2116 Commonwealth Ave.
Andre Still Defeating The Odds, Now Throwing Out The First PitchWhen we first met Andre Robinson in March, he did nothing to hide his creativity or boundless energy. And that’s great to see, because Andre has come a long way. When he was less than three weeks old, his dad dropped him after slipping on the stairs.
Twins Place Doumit On DL, Activate Willingham The Minnesota Twins have placed catcher Ryan Doumit on the seven-day disabled list because of a concussion and activated outfielder Josh Willingham from the 15-day DL. The Twins announced the moves before Friday's day-night doubleheader.
Police: Jogger Killed In Wright County CrashA jogger in Wright County was killed Thursday afternoon after a van crossed the center line, killing the pedestrian, according to the Wright County Sheriff's Office. Authorities said the incident took place at 12:09 p.m. on the 8300 block of Wright County Road 19 in Otsego, Minn.
Man Hospitalized After Tractor Rollover In Stearns CountyA 59-year-old man has unknown injuries after his tractor rolled over Thursday afternoon in Sauk Centre, Minn., authorities said. The Stearns County Sheriff's Department said Randy Pieper was operating a tractor at about 8 a.m. Thursday at Vogt Dairy on Queensfield Road.
Woman, 49, Killed In Jordan Motorcycle AccidentA 49-year-old Glencoe woman is dead after an SUV turned in front of her motorcycle Thursday morning, according to the Jordan Police Department.
3 Cyclists Injured In Saturday's MS-150 Bike RideThe MS-150 bike ride will end Sunday in White Bear Lake without three cyclists who were hurt during a bad crash on Saturday. It happened around 1:30 p.m. Saturday in Sandstone, shortly after the cyclists left Hinckley on day two of the ride.
Twins Activate 3B Plouffe From 7-Day DLThe Minnesota Twins have activated third baseman Trevor Plouffe from the seven-day disabled list. Plouffe suffered a concussion May 21 against Atlanta.
Man Rescued After Falling Off Mississippi River BluffsA man fell off the edge of the bluffs on the St. Paul side of the Mississippi River Thursday afternoon, St. Paul Fire Department spokesman Steve Zaccard said.
Cops Investigating Sherburne County School Bus CrashAuthorities are investigating after a car struck a school bus carrying 30 students Thursday afternoon in Sherburne County. Sherburne County Sheriff Joel Brott said three people are injured after a school bus, which had stopped, was struck from behind by another vehicle about 2:30 p.m. Thursday on County Road 5 in Big Lake Township.
Man Falls Into Sinkhole In BloomingtonPolice say a man had to be rescued after falling into a sinkhole in Bloomington, Minn.
Cops: Two 3-Year-Old Boys Trampled By BuffaloesTwo 3-year-old boys were trampled by buffaloes Friday in Otter Tail County, and their condition is unknown at the time, according to authorities.
Wild G Harding Out After 1st Period With InjuryMinnesota Wild goalie Josh Harding left Game 4 against the Chicago Blackhawks after the first period because of a left leg injury.