Saturday Feb 15
St. Cloud Times
Lawyers for Minnesota slaying suspect plans mental-health defense
Lawyers for the Renville man accused of fatally shooting his ex-girlfriend and her boyfriend in September plan to raise a mental-health defense when his trial begins in Yellow Medicine County later this year.
Buffalo Lake man faces drug charges
A 28-year-old Buffalo Lake man faces felony 2nd degree controlled substance and possession of substances with intent to manufacture methamphetamine charges in Renville County District Court.
Echo man charged with murder conspiracy
A man held in the Renville County Jail while awaiting trial on a burglary charge in Redwood County tried to hire another inmate to kill a witness in his case and assault the witness' mother.