Director Todd Haynes Gets The Spotlight In Upcoming Walker RetrospectiveThe focus of the Walker Art Center’s next cinematic retrospective is the work of ground-breaking director Todd Haynes, whose films (such as “I’m Not There” and “Far From Heaven”) are known for being controversial, complex and genre-breaking.
BCA Looking For Thieves Who Stole Safe From Elderly Minn. ManThe Bureau of Criminal Apprehension is seeking the public's help in finding two thieves who stole thousands of dollars' worth of CDs and bonds from an 85-year-old Belle Plaine man. Officials say the theft happened in early May, and that the victim was a retired doctor. The thieves allegedly knocked on the victim's door and told him they were roofing contractors.
Police: $1,000 Reward Offered In Chaska Church Burglary, TheftAuthorities in Chaska say a $1,000 reward is being offered to find the responsible party after a safe containing church documents was recently stolen. Chaska Police said the incident happened at the Chaska Moravian Church at 115 Fourth St. on July 14.
Mystery Safe Found Amid Cottage Grove SnowmeltThe snow should be melting this weekend. You can always find weird stuff that was picked up by a plow or shoveled up and dumped somewhere else. And that's exactly the case in Cottage Grove, where police told the St. Paul Pioneer Press that they found the safe in a partially-melted snowbank.
Talking Points: Getting U.S. Credit Cards More SecureNew developments have been revealed about the Target data breach. The cyber intelligence company, Intelcrawler, says a 17-year-old from Russia, may be the author of the malware that is being blamed for the compromising of more than 100 million credit card accounts used at Target.
Police: Missing Mpls. Woman Has Been FoundThe Minneapolis woman who had been missing for a week has been found and is OK, police say. Minneapolis police said 46-year-old Cynthia Janette Sullivan hadn't been seen from or heard from since Oct. 24 -- and her car was even missing -- before authorities located her on Friday.
Dr. Rebecca Bailey's Tips For A Safe HalloweenGoing trick-or-treating with the kids this Halloween? Elizabeth Bailey RN and Dr. Rebecca Bailey's have some helpful tips for ensuring a safe and fun night out in the neighborhood.
MN's Most Rapidly Growing Crime Might Surprise You A coalition of groups are launching a statewide campaign to stop elder abuse, as 30,000 cases of senior citizen fraud and abuse have been reported in just the last couple of years in Minnesota. The shocking fact is that's only a fraction of what's going on.
Elk River Teen Missing For 2 Weeks Found SafeThe missing Elk River teenage girl who hadn't been seen since Feb. 11 has been found safe, authorities say.
Mpls' Successful Cellular Amber Alert Was The Nation's FirstWednesday's quick and safe recovery of an abducted 8-month-old Minneapolis child was not only the first time an Amber Alert was sent to Minnesota cell phones, but it was the first time in the United States that a cell phone alert successfully helped recover a missing child.
8-Month-Old Boy Found Safe, Suspect In CustodyPolice say the missing 8-month-old boy, believed to be abducted from his home on Wednesday, has been found safe and the suspect is in custody.
Taxi Squad To Remind Motorists To Choose Safe Ride Authorities in Anoka County are rolling out a new campaign to curb drinking and driving.
Large Safe Stolen From Mpls. Thrift StoreIn the early hours of Sunday, a thief or thieves bore a hole through the exterior wall of a thrift store, which benefits the needy, and stole a large safe containing about $1,000, according to the store's representatives.
Medtronic CEO Says Bone Growth Protein Is SafeMedtronic Inc. Chairman and CEO Omar Ishrak on Tuesday defended the data that his company submitted to federal regulators as part of the approval process for a bone-growth protein, saying they were sound and support the safe use of the spinal surgery product.
Good Question: Are Our Pipelines Safe?When flames shot out of a natural gas pipeline in Minneapolis, a lot of us started to wonder about the pipelines beneath our own homes. Is it safe? How do we know?