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Charges: Man was drunk, high when he caused wrong-way crash on Hwy. 169 that killed woman in other SUV

Court records show his preliminary blood alcohol level was 0.113%.


Judge: Mom charged with killing 6-year-old won't have role in planning funeral

"The father of a little boy who was murdered should not have to share decision-making with the person who allegedly murdered his son," the father's attorney wrote in a petition to the court.


Trailer home fire north of Lake Mille Lacs kills couple, their 6-year-old grandson

"It is believed that a space heater may have contributed to the fire," a statement from the Sheriff's Office read.


Man given 6-year term for robbing Bloomington restaurant, shooting owner

An accomplice has pleaded guilty to the robbery and a second holdup a week later.


Driver dies in collision with dump truck near Howard Lake, Minn.

The crash occurred north of Howard Lake.


St. Paul man charged with sextortion of at least 500 girls

Yue Vang portrayed himself as a girl on social media, according to prosecutors.


Charge: Man killed brother, left body in camper in northern Minnesota for months

The body was inside the victim's homemade camper, which was towed out to the woods in October.


Charges weighed in wrong-way crash on Hwy. 169 that killed college student in other SUV

The crash occurred late at night over the weekend near Jordan.


8-year term for Rochester man who was extremely drunk when he killed St. Thomas student in crash

The sentence is double what's called for in state sentencing guidelines.


Authorities ID Minneapolis boy, 2, who police suspect died from mother's abuse

The woman is currently charged with assaulting her younger child.