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Wolter: The mysterious Minnesota Vikings
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Truesdell is new pastor at American Reformed Church
Bosmas add barn quilt to their northwest Iowa property
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December 3, 2015
‘Blade Runner’ Pistorius found guilty of murder
BLOEMFONTEIN — South Africa’s “Blade Runner” Oscar Pistorius was found guilty Thursday of murdering his girlfriend, in an appeal court...
December 3, 2015 - 3:02pm
December 1, 2015
Chicago police chief ousted: Force faces review over black teen’s death
CHICAGO — Chicago’s police chief was ousted Tuesday after days of protest over a white officer’s shooting of a black teenager 16 times...
December 1, 2015 - 3:14pm
October 27, 2015
Woman accused of aiding in killing: Koester later cooperated with investigators
ST. PAUL — Prosecutors charged a woman Tuesday with aiding an offender in the murder of Sarah Wierstad, who was shot after she interrupted a burglary in her St. Paul home. The Ramsey County attorney’s office accused Michelle Lee Koester, 42, of Minneapolis of misleading and...
October 27, 2015 - 8:57pm
October 11, 2015
Cost of defending Alfonso Rodriguez Jr. keeps rising
FARGO, N.D. — In the case of Alfonso Rodriguez Jr., the price of seeking justice has been pricey. The cost of his legal defense in federal...
October 11, 2015 - 8:17pm
October 9, 2015
Felix appears in attempted murder case
WINDOM — Rufino John Felix Jr., 25, of Mountain Lake, appeared in Cottonwood County District Court Friday afternoon for a contested omnibus...
October 9, 2015 - 10:31pm
September 30, 2015
Desta enters plea in attempted murder case
WORTHINGTON — Dessalegne F. Desta, 61, of Worthington, last week entered into a plea agreement, pleading guilty to two counts of first-degree...
September 30, 2015 - 9:26pm
LoVan pleads not guilty in murder case
WORTHINGTON — Chim LoVan, Worthington, was arraigned Wednesday afternoon on charges stemming from a June 19 incident. LoVan is accused of stabbing...
September 30, 2015 - 9:24pm
Man convicted in death of NFL star Peterson's son
CANTON, S.D. --After a nearly three-week murder trial, a jury found a 29-year-old man guilty of killing the biological son of NFL star running back Adrian Peterson. Joseph Patterson was convicted Tuesday night in Canton, S.D., just south of Sioux Falls, S.D., where the man was...
September 30, 2015 - 4:09pm
September 25, 2015
Man pleads guilty in murder-for-hire cases
SPOKANE, Wash. -- A Bakken trucking company operator pleaded guilty Friday in Washington state to two counts of murder for hire. James Terry...
September 25, 2015 - 9:21pm
September 23, 2015
Platte reeling from Westerhuis autopsy report
PLATTE, S.D. – Platte residents, who were grieving the loss of a family in what was thought to be a fire last week, were in even more shock...
September 23, 2015 - 11:15am
September 22, 2015
Family, believed killed by house fire, died of shotgun wounds
Preliminary autopsy results suggests murder-suicide for Westerhuis family PLATTE, S.D. -- Authorities believe a Platte family whose home...
September 22, 2015 - 10:47am
September 13, 2015
Family of 5 in murder-suicide all shot by father, police say
GREENWOOD — A family of five found dead in their home in an affluent west metro suburb all died of gunshot wounds in an apparent murder-suicide, police said Friday. Authorities on Thursday afternoon found Brian Short in the lower level of the home’s garage in the Lake Minnetonka...
September 13, 2015 - 8:32pm
September 11, 2015
Lake Minnetonka family was fatally shot, police say
GREENWOOD — A family of five found dead in their home in an affluent west metro suburb all died of gunshot wounds in an apparent murder-suicide, police said Friday, though it remained unclear who did the shooting. Authorities on Thursday afternoon discovered Brian Short in the...
September 11, 2015 - 9:31pm
September 10, 2015
Five family members found dead in west metro home, authorities suspect murder-suicide
GREENWOOD — Five family members — two adults and three children — were found dead in a home in a small, affluent Lake Minnetonka community Thursday in an apparent murder-suicide. Police arrived at the house at 20975 Channel Drive in Greenwood at 12:21 p.m. to respond to a...
September 10, 2015 - 9:32pm
Troske faces charges in N.D. murder case: Man who allegedly wounded one, killed one at wedding reception makes initial appearance
NEW ROCKFORD, N.D. — A New Rockford man accused of shooting and killing a man and wounding a woman at a weekend wedding reception made his...
September 10, 2015 - 9:03pm