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July 9, 2015
Woman dies crossing train tracks in Hinckley
Pine County Dispatch received a 911 call at 12:39 a.m. Emergency responders found the woman dead upon arrival, authorities said.
July 9, 2015 - 8:13am
July 8, 2015
Rescue crews searching for boy in Boundary Waters
Lake County Sheriff Carey Johnson told the News Tribune that three people in a canoe went over the falls — about a 25- to 30-foot drop — just after 1 p.m. Basswood Falls is in a remote area where Basswood Lake empties into the Basswood River and into Crooked Lake.
July 8, 2015 - 8:18am
July 2, 2015
Fridley man killed at bar during poker game
Chad Nicholas Nelson, 43, is in custody on suspicion of second-degree murder.
July 2, 2015 - 9:26pm
Police: Pregnant woman fatally stabbed boyfriend
ST. PAUL -- A pregnant St. Paul woman fatally stabbed her boyfriend early Thursday, according to police, who said they’d fielded domestic calls to the woman’s address in the past.
July 2, 2015 - 9:25pm
July 1, 2015
Body found in Mississippi River
A body was found Wednesday morning in the Mississippi River in the Twin Cities suburb of St. Paul Park, authorities said.
July 1, 2015 - 2:27pm
June 10, 2015
Woman who fell in grain elevator was U of M student
According to the Hennepin County Medical Examiner’s Office, Emily Roland, 20, died from “multiple blunt force injuries” after she slipped...
June 10, 2015 - 8:16am
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.
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.
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