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At Baker Park Reserve, both the main beach and campground beach on the lake's southern edge were closed, according to Hennepin County.
The Hennepin County Medical Examiner identified the worker who was electrocuted earlier in the week as a 26-year-old St. Paul Park man.
Paul Fisher, second from left, received the Eagle Scout rank on July 12 at a ceremony at the Champlin Ice Forum.
Scott Honour, one of four serious contenders in the GOP primary for governor, greeted people along the parade route at the Granite City Days parade in St. Cloud, June 28, 2014.
A New Brighton man charged with fourth-degree criminal sexual conduct in connection with a July 1 incident at his St. Anthony massage business had his business license suspended by the city of St. Anthony last week.
Police responded to reports of shots fired at about 12:15 a.m. in the area of Highway 3 and 3rd Street West.
A Minneapolis teen is charged with second-degree murder for allegedly killing a man who confronted him on a Metro Transit bus for harassing his son.
Witnesses told police the victim first ran in front of the bus, then toward a gas station.
Lake Calhoun's Thomas Beach has been closed since last Thursday after water samples revealed unsafe E. coli levels in the area.
Jay Nygard got the bright idea for a homemade wind turbine in 2010, and set about collecting, in his own words, only the finest parts -- "I didn't buy a piece of shit propeller."
Minneapolis community activist Al Flowers and a police union president offered sharply divergent accounts Monday of a weekend incident at Flowers' home, when he was arrested after a confrontation with police.
He was appointed in 1984 after having served as a public defender and in private practice.
A Minnetonka Beach man was charged Monday with being drunk when he ran over his wife last week, fatally injuring her.
Candidates for Scott County attorney both claim deep roots there, but one just recently moved to a home in the county.
They were two guys heading in opposite directions, contrary career arcs destined to cross.
Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 02:27 am
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