Goose Creek Rest Area, Still Unfinished, Now Open To Public After $7M RestorationA popular rest area on the way to cabin country will be open after all in time for Memorial Day weekend.
MnDOT: 'Serious Safety Concerns' Further Delay Opening Of Goose Creek Rest AreaEarlier this week, a WCCO investigation found construction delays are keeping the remodeled Goose Creek Rest Area near North Branch off limits. Now, the Minnesota Department of Transportation says incomplete work by the contractor will add to the wait.
'This Is Really A Boondoggle': Price Tag On Rest Stop Remodel Tops $7.2MOriginal plans had it opening seven months ago. Project delays and an eye-popping price tag have some lawmakers asking questions.
Stryker Strikes Again! Chisago Co. K-9 Chases Down 2nd Suspect In 2 WeeksA Chisago County K-9 officer named Striker was a hero for the second time in a matter of two weeks.
Lara Trump To Visit Minnesota ThursdayLara Trump, daughter-in-law to President Donald Trump, will visit the Republican Party of Minnesota's North Branch office Thursday in an effort to rally voters.
North Branch Police Seek Help Finding 16-Year-Old RunawayAuthorities in central Minnesota are asking the public’s help in finding a 16-year-old runaway.
No Officers Charged In Fatal Shooting Of Carjacking SuspectA Minnesota prosecutor says no charges will be filed against seven law officers in the fatal shooting of a North Carolina man last year.
North Branch Mayor Enters Eight District Congressional RaceKirsten Hagen Kennedy, the mayor of North Branch, announced her candidacy in a Facebook post on Sunday.
Man, 77, Dies In North Branch House FireAuthorities in central Minnesota say a 77-year-old man died Wednesday in a house fire.
Man & Woman Unresponsive After Motorcycle Crash; Police Say Alcohol A FactorPolice in North Branch say alcohol appears to be a factor in a motorcycle crash seriously injured two people Thursday.
Man Killed In North Branch Officer-Involved Shooting ID'dAuthorities have identified a carjacking suspect killed in an officer-involved shooting in east-central Minnesota.
Officers Fatally Shoot Suspect Following Carjacking In Chisago CountyA carjacking incident in central Minnesota ended in a fatal officer-involved shooting Monday morning.
Suspect Arrested In Indiana Amber Alert Has Minnesota TiesA man who once lived in Minnesota is now in custody after Indiana police say he abducted his three young children.
Man Dies After Police Chase In Chisago CountyA man is dead after a high-speed chase in Chisago County. Meanwhile, the sheriff's office says a deputy and another driver are lucky to be alive.
Sheriff: Man Dies In Crash After Threatening Public, Fleeing PoliceA male who threatened to shoot himself and others is dead after fleeing police and crashing into an oncoming vehicle.