Minnesota Judge Issues Restraining Order Against Winter, MeteorologistsMinnesota’s unrelenting winter has forced a Hennepin County judge to test the limits of his judicial authority.
Deer River Man Pleads Guilty To Fatal DWI CrashA 29-year-old Deer River man pleaded guilty Tuesday to causing a deadly crash last fall. The Itasca County Attorney's Office says Derrick Lee Cloud was charged with two counts of criminal vehicular homicide ...
Complaint: Man Used GPS Tracker To Terrorize Estranged WifeA Farmington man faces several criminal charges for allegedly terrorizing his estranged wife, who is in the process of divorcing him. The Dakota County Attorney's Office says Marcus Raymond McGibbon, 34, is charged with stalking him wife and violating a restraining order against him.
Judge Bars BLM Leaders From Mall Of America ProtestA request for a temporary restraining order against Black Lives Matter by Mall of America was denied in part and granted in part Tuesday. The mall filed the motion to stop the group from protesting there Wednesday.
Alleged DJ Stalker's Attorney Requests Trial PostponementA public radio host in Minnesota has taken a leave of absence as her accused stalker heads to trial on felony charges. Mary Lucia is a host of Minnesota Public Radio's The Current.
Man Charged With Punching 1-Year-Old Son To Death A Brooklyn Park man has been charged in the beating death of his 1-year-old son.
Man Suspected In Baby's Death ArrestedAuthorities say a man suspected of assaulting a 1-year-old boy in Brooklyn Park, who later died from his injuries, is in police custody. Brooklyn Park Police say 23-year-old Reggie Delaney Harper is accused of assaulting Kazerion Harper earlier this week. Police say they believe Harper is the boy's father.
Fmr. Cook Co. Att'y Gets 30 Days For Criminal Sexual Conduct A former county attorney from northern Minnesota has been sentenced for criminal sexual conduct. Former Cook County Attorney Tim Scannell will serve 30 days in jail and will have 10 years of probation. He is also required to register as a sex offender for 10 years.
White Bear Lake Woman Pleads Guilty To Harassing NeighborsA White Bear Lake woman who was banned from her home for harassing her neighbors will not spend any more time behind bars for now. Lori Christensen, 49, pleaded guilty Monday to a felony charge for violating a harassment restraining order back in May 2012. The order was issued to keep her from bothering Greg and Kim Hoffman, who lived across the street. She was caught videotaping the family later that month. Two other felony charges were dropped Monday as part of a plea deal that includes community service, fines, and 10 years of probation.
Protesters Want Cook County Attorney To Step DownAfter a county attorney's admission he got too close to a teenager, a small Minnesota town's cries for him to step down are only getting louder.
Minn. Prosecutor Ordered To Stay Away From TeenA Minnesota prosecutor has been ordered to stay away from a 17-year-old girl and her parents after being accused of an improper relationship with the girl.
Ramsey County Pilot Project Puts Stalkers On GPSAuthorities in Ramsey County are using GPS technology to help monitor the whereabouts of alleged stalkers, and help keep their victims safe. Officials are launching a pilot project Thursday.
Mass Text On New Year's Eve Lands Woman In JailJennifer Bartsch, 39 of Winona, said she sent out a mass text to everyone in her phone. That happened to include a man who had a restraining order against her.
Mbakwe Sentenced For Violating Restraining OrderTrevor Mbakwe has been sentenced for violating a harassment restraining order stemming from an incident in January.
Vikings Coach Karl Dunbar Facing Restraining OrderA restraining order has been filed against Karl Dunbar, who has been coaching with the Vikings defensive line for the last five seasons.