South Metro
January 26

Fergus Falls woman pleads guilty in 6-year-old's abuse death

The scars and bruises on Justis Burland-Arnett's battered and lifeless body left little doubt that the 6-year-old had been systematically mistreated when his caretaker brought…
North Metro
January 25

Body of missing Notre Dame student from Blaine found in campus lake

Annrose Jerry, 21, was a 2016 graduate of Blaine High School. She had been missing since the evening of Jan. 21.
South Metro
January 25

Twin Cities metro police blotter, Jan. 26

ANDOVER JAN. 9 Theft. A handgun was reported stolen from an unlocked vehicle in the 13300 block of NW. Uplander Street. BIRCHWOOD DEC. 20…
East Metro
January 23
Westbound I-694 was closed early Thursday morning, Jan. 23, 2020, because of a multiple vehicle crash near I-35E in Vadnais Heights, Minn.

Snow, freezing rain slows morning commute; I-694 reopens after crash

A combination of light snow, rain and freezing rain turned Twin Cities roads slippery.
West Metro
January 23

Attorney: Ex-probation officer charged in Realtor kidnapping, murder attracting attention in jail

An attorney for Elsa Segura asked that her client be relocated in the county jail due to an unusual amount of interest from fellow inmates in her case.
West Metro
January 22

Ramsey, Hennepin counties kicking in money to preserve naturally occurring affordable housing

$33.5 million fund will be used to keep rents lower.
North Metro
January 22
West Metro
January 21

Woman who allegedly lured slain Twin Cities Realtor surrenders to police

One of three people charged in Monique Baugh's death remains at large.
North Metro
January 20

19-year-old falls from cliff in state park north of Twin Cities, is found unresponsive

A young man was found unresponsive after a fall from a cliff in Interstate Park near Taylors Falls, Minn., , authorities said.Luke L. Zajac, 19,…
South Metro
January 18

Twin Cities metro police blotter, Jan. 19

EDINA DEC. 17 Drugs. An 18-year-old Edina man was arrested for alleged possession of marijuana in a vehicle at the Edina Country Club, 4501…
West Metro
January 18
Monique Baugh

Charges: Woman lured Mpls. Realtor to home before New Year's Eve kidnapping, murder

A former Hennepin County probation officer and I-35W bridge collapse survivor is accused of luring Monique Baugh to her death.
North Metro
January 17
Kenneth Niesen

Charges: Felon ran over man attempting to recover stolen property at Blaine Target

A 58-year-old man who was killed had his transmission shop burglarized.
North Metro
January 17
Kenneth Niesen

Pedestrian killed in hit-and-run in Blaine Target parking lot

The incident occurred late Wednesday in a Target parking lot.
North Metro
January 15
The St. Anthony City Council named Wendy Webster, community services director for the St. Anthony-New Brighton School District, to serve the final two

Reaction mixed over St. Anthony City Council appointment

Some felt the job should have gone to an attorney and activist who has run twice for city office.
West Metro
January 15
Ricardo Batres

Crystal contractor gets jail time over labor trafficking

Activists said it's the first case of its kind in Hennepin County and one of a few in the state.
North Metro
January 14
A walkway along the Mississippi River was closed Monday because of high water.

Ice jams on Mississippi lead to flooding, trail closings in Champlin, Anoka

A flood warning is in effect after the Mississippi River rose 8 feet in less than a day.
North Metro
January 14
The C Line rapid bus, pictured here along its route, serves Brooklyn Center Transit Center, which will be renovated this spring and summer.

Makeover planned for Brooklyn Center Transit Center

Plans for a second rapid bus line are behind the renovation set to begin this spring.
North Metro
January 13

Twin Cities man dies weeks after collision on South Dakota highway

A Twin Cities man has died from injuries he suffered in a November crash in southeastern South Dakota, authorities said Monday.John A. Warborg, 46, of…
South Metro
January 11

Twin Cities metro police blotter, Jan. 12

CHAMPLIN DEC. 22 Theft. Change was stolen from a vehicle in the 8600 block of 114th Avenue. CORCORAN DEC. 11 Theft. A snowmobile…
North Metro
January 10

Anoka County Board votes down measure to allow public commentary at meetings

Boards don't have to let public speak, but most do.