Judge Weighs Disorderly Conduct Charge Against Former Mayor Fred HeidmannA judge dropped the obstruction count and now Heidmann is fighting to get the disorderly conduct charge tossed as well. He argues the arrest violated his free speech rights.
Man Seriously Hurt In Northern Minnesota ATV Crash; Investigators Believe Alcohol Was A FactorAuthorities in northern Minnesota say alcohol appears to have played a factor in a weekend ATV crash that left a passenger with serious injuries.
Nisswa Mayor Arrested, Calls Officers As Bad As 'Dinks Down In Minneapolis'Pequot Lakes Police report that they took Frederick Heidmann into custody following a traffic stop incident on Saturday.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: State Sees Record Spike In Gun Purchases“Our number one seller is home-defense shotguns,” said Kory Krause, who owns Frontiersman gun store in St. Louis Park, Minnesota.
2 Arrested, Accused Of Impersonating Police To Invade Home, Commit Sexual AssaultThe two have been arrested and are awaiting charges of first-degree burglary and first-degree criminal sexual conduct.
Woman Killed After Crashing Car Into Tree In Pequot LakesAuthorities say a 25-year-old Brooklyn Park woman crashed her car into a tree in central Minnesota and was killed. The Star Tribune reports the wreck occurred about 7:35 p.m. Saturday on southbound Hwy. 371 in Pequot Lakes.
1 Dead After Car Drives Into Tree In Pequot LakesThe State Patrol says the victim was driving south on Highway 371 when her car went off the road and hit a tree.
Sheriff: Missing Boater Joseph Wallin Found Dead On Little Pelican LakeA 73-year-old man was found dead early Tuesday morning after he was reported missing from Little Pelican Lake in Crow Wing County.
Officers Rescue Homeowners, Pets From Pequot Lakes FireTwo homeowners and their pets had to be rescued from a house fire in central Minnesota in the early-morning house of New Year’s Eve.
Finding Minnesota: Multimillion-Dollar Animal Haven Fulfills Late Grandfather's DreamStray and injured animals in Pequot Lakes, Minnesota, now have a new resource for care.
Former Fugitive Accused In Nursing Home Assault CaughtPolice asked for the public's help tracking down David DeLong after he failed to show up for a court appearance.
Sheriff: Vehicle Sought In Pequot Lakes Hit-And-Run With BicyclistThe Crow Wing County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help to find a vehicle involved in a hit-and-run crash with a bicyclist Wednesday night.
Lawyers Allege Juror Misconduct In ND Death Penalty CaseAn attorney for a man convicted of the 2003 killing of a University of North Dakota student spent several hours Tuesday questioning a juror about alleged misconduct, including whether she withheld information on a questionnaire because shew as eager to be part of the proceedings. Jurors in 2006 convicted Alfonso Rodriguez Jr., of Crookston, Minnesota, of kidnapping and killing Dru Sjodin, of Pequot Lakes, Minnesota.
Goin’ To The Lake Recap: WCCO Heads To Breezy Point (Day 2)It's a patriotic week in Minnesota, and we decided to celebrate America's birthday in our second day at Breezy Point for Goin' To The Lake!
Dozens Of Firefighters Battle Manufacturing BlazeDozens of firefighters from six agencies battled a blaze at a manufacturer in Crow Wing County. Fire officials say an early concern about the fire at Cross-Tech Manufacturing were propane tanks and other chemicals used in production of hydraulic rotary brush cutters. Firefighters from Crosslake, Fifty Lakes, Mission, Ideal and Pequot Lakes fought the fire