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May 20, 2015
Remains found at Gooseberry Falls identified as Minneapolis woman missing 30 years
Lake County Sheriff Carey Johnson and officials from the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension on Wednesday announced that the death of 19-year-old Cassandra Rhines is being treated as a homicide.
May 20, 2015 - 1:45pm
May 14, 2015
Ecolab vice president missing in Amtrak crash
Bob Gildersleeve, vice president of corporate accounts for Ecolab’s institutional business, had a ticket for the train and relatives have been unable to get information from Amtrak on his whereabouts.
News / business
May 14, 2015 - 8:23am
May 5, 2015
Body pulled from St. Croix River identified
The body pulled from the St. Croix River on Saturday has been identified as that of Abbey Russell, the 24-year-old who had been missing for the past week, officials said Sunday.
May 5, 2015 - 8:31am
May 4, 2015
More than 5 million birds dead from bird flu outbreak
All affected farms are under quarantine. Birds on 71 farms have been euthanized.
May 4, 2015 - 3:29pm
April 22, 2015
Name released of man who died during Boundary Waters trip
A 27-year-old man hiking in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness with friends died after a medical event, the St. Louis County Rescue Squad said.
April 22, 2015 - 9:31pm
April 2, 2015
Body pulled from Mississippi River identified as missing student
Houle had gone missing after last being seen at a bar in the Dinkytown neighborhood at about 2 a.m., and surveillance footage showed Houle entering the river from the 10th Avenue bridge.
April 2, 2015 - 1:29pm
March 30, 2015
Video shows of U of M student going into river
Police would not say how she entered the water. Her body hasn’t been found, but police are acting under the belief she is deceased, Minneapolis police spokesman John Elder said.
March 30, 2015 - 12:40pm
March 20, 2015
Founder of Lake Superior landmark Betty’s Pies dies
Lessard died Thursday in Duluth at age 90. Until recently she lived in a home within sight of the restaurant she founded.
News / business
March 20, 2015 - 11:02pm
February 27, 2015
Man seriously hurt when snowmobile hits trees
EVELETH, Minn. -- A 37-year-old Farmington, Minn., man was seriously injured Thursday night in a snowmobile crash in the Central Lakes area south of Eveleth, the St. Louis County Sheriff's Office reported.
February 27, 2015 - 11:55pm
February 4, 2015
Shootout suspect found dead in home
A man believed to be the suspect involved in a shootout with St. Louis Park police was found dead inside a home in Jordan, police said Wednesday morning.
News / crime
February 4, 2015 - 11:42am
January 22, 2015
Crookston nursing home nurse charged with stealing patients’ drugs
David Matthew Perala, 35, was charged in Minnesota 9th District Court in Crookston with four counts of theft of controlled substances, each a felony, and one count of possession of controlled substances, a felony, according to the court records.
News / crime
January 22, 2015 - 7:39am
January 7, 2015
Flu hospitalizations in Minnesota plummet
Reported influenza hospitalizations in Minnesota ended 2014 trending downwards, according to the state’s department of health.
January 7, 2015 - 9:34pm
December 25, 2014
Crew fought severe weather in Lake Superior rescue attempt
Authorities in Cook County on Wednesday identified the two men who drowned as Evan Alexander Johnson, 40, of Menomonie, Wis., and Wayne Louis Hoffman, 66, of Spring Green, Wis.
December 25, 2014 - 5:56pm
December 20, 2014
MNsure extends enrollment deadline
MNsure has again extended its enrollment deadline for health insurance coverage effective Jan. 1. The new deadline is noon on Dec. 31.
News / government
December 20, 2014 - 5:02pm
December 18, 2014
Flu closes private elementary school in Twin Cities
An outbreak of influenza or related symptoms among younger students at the Convent of the Visitation School in Mendota Heights has prompted the Lower School to shut down for the rest of this week.
December 18, 2014 - 8:24am