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MANKATO, Minn. — Players for the Minnesota State University-Mankato football team announced Wednesday that they would not practice under their newly reinstated coach. Todd Hoffner, who was fired by the...
A church called the Dickinson Police Department to check up on a couple kissing in a vehicle in its parking lot, Detective Terry Oestreich said Wednesday. Hillside Baptist Church reported a Honda Civic at approximately 6:45 p.m.
WAUBUN, MINN. – A bomb threat forced the evacuation of Waubun High School on Tuesday. The threat was made in written form, according to a news release from the Mahnomen County Sheriff’s Office. Law enforcement was informed of the threat about 1:40 p.m.
PERLEY, Minn. – A traffic stop on a rural road turned violent Tuesday morning when a man pulled a handgun on a Norman County sheriff’s deputy and shot him in the back once before driving off and triggering a manhunt that involved dozens of officers, authorities said.
By Tom Olson, MPR PINE CITY, Minn. – A minister who led a cult-like religious sect in northern Pine County sexually abused numerous girls and young women who lived apart from their families in a “Maidens Group,” ac-cording to charges filed in State District Court. Victor Arden Barnard, 52, was charged last week in State District Court with 59 counts of criminal sexual conduct. The charges pertain to two young women who reported being abused during a period of several years while living on the congregation’s compound in Finlayson.
By Ryan Johnson / The Forum FARGO – A vast throng clad in bomber hats and flannel shirts descended on the Fargo Theatre on Tuesday night, as hundreds of locals...
PERLEY, Minn. – A suspect has been apprehended in a shooting that wounded a Norman County deputy early Tuesday morning near Perley. Clay County Sheriff Bill Bergquist said an arrest took place about 10:40 a.m.
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By Tu-Uyen Tran/ Grand Forks Herald Updated 9:02 a.m. April 15, 2014: A key player in the synthetic drug conspiracy that killed two teens in Grand Forks has been sentenced to 20 years in prison, according to the U.S.
By Archie ingersoll /The Forum MOORHEAD – A man accused of trying to kill his live-in girlfriend allegedly used a metal baseball bat during a beating that lasted hours and left her with bruises, broken bones and cuts that required a total of 15 stitches, according to documents filed Monday in Clay County District Court. Michael John Karau, 34, faces felony charges of first-degree attempted murder, first-degree attempted murder while