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April 14, 2017
Dakota County law enforcement officers are handing out CELLslips to people caught texting behind the wheel as part of a county-wide crackdown on distracted driving April 10-23. The nylon sleeve blocks incoming signals from reaching the phone inside. Jennifer Steichen / Independent Town Pages
County cracks down on distracted driving
April 14, 2017 - 1:00pm
April 12, 2017
Erik Micheal Akervik
Minnesota roundup: Burnsville teacher accused of sexually explicit communication with student
April 12, 2017 - 10:53am
April 11, 2017
Minnesota roundup: Duluth shipyard employee injured working on freighter in February dies; Missing central Minnesota man found
April 11, 2017 - 1:00pm
April 10, 2017
Minnesota roundup: Battle Lake police say they doubt child abduction report, but still investigating; 3 more state news stories
April 10, 2017 - 10:57am
April 6, 2017
Rosemount police discovered this handgun in a ditch after a convicted felon tossed it from his car during a short pursuit on April 1. Submitted photo
Police seize firearms, drugs in two traffic stops
April 6, 2017 - 10:19am
Minnesota roundup: Charges filed in crash that killed pregnant passenger in Washington County
April 6, 2017 - 9:12am
April 5, 2017
Minnesota roundup: Legislator announces bid for attorney general; Duluth woman hit by SUV dies
April 5, 2017 - 11:30am
April 3, 2017
Jesse Dady
Minnesota roundup: Authorities believe body found is missing St. Cloud student; Buffalo man who died was hit by vehicle driven by 15-year-old
April 3, 2017 - 1:00pm
March 31, 2017
Minnesota roundup: Man in Wetterling case sues authorities
March 31, 2017 - 1:00pm
March 30, 2017
Rescue workers respond to the scene of a fatal accident between a sedan and a beet truck Wednesday, March 29, 2017, at the intersection of Highway 75 and 90th Avenue north of Moorhead. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Minnesota roundup: One dead in crash near Moorhead; Crow Wing County votes to not redistribute condoms
March 30, 2017 - 12:15pm
March 29, 2017
Marc Welzant
Minnesota roundup: Remains found near Brainerd identified as disabled man missing for 2 years
March 29, 2017 - 9:06am
March 28, 2017
Minnesota roundup: Minor injuries after SUV broadsides school bus in far northwest Minn.
March 28, 2017 - 11:57am
March 24, 2017
Minnesota roundup: Jury convicts Blaine driver who hit man standing by mailbox
March 24, 2017 - 2:00pm
March 23, 2017
Minnesota roundup: Burglars swipe $30K in tools from St. Paul school's auto shop, principal's car
March 23, 2017 - 2:00pm
March 21, 2017
Ryu Pena, 4, of St. James, Minn., died Saturday, March 18, 2017, after he accidentally caught his hooded jacket on a hook in a Mankato thrift store dressing room. He was asphyxiated. (GoFundMe.com)
Minnesota roundup: Police: Boy dies after clothing gets caught in Mankato dressing room; Customs officer shoots, kills himself at border crossing
March 21, 2017 - 2:00pm
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