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January 28, 2016
Aitkin Public Schools revamps communication plan after school threat
AITKIN — A threatening message on a high school bathroom wall and the aftermath has Aitkin Public Schools rethinking how it communicates with parents. Tuesday night, the norther Minnesota school district was informed of a threatening note left on a bathroom wall during a boys’...
January 28, 2016 - 10:54pm
December 15, 2015
Los Angeles school district shuts down after bomb threat: Security fears increasingly prompt evacuations of American schools
LOS ANGELES — While the dramatic closure of the entire Los Angeles school district over a threatened attack grabbed national attention Tuesday,...
December 15, 2015 - 8:04pm
July 27, 2015
Minnesota soldiers ‘sitting ducks,’ legislator says
NISSWA — Some Minnesota lawmakers want the state’s National Guard soldiers to be able to carry firearms without a permit, citing deadly violence against military facilities in Chattanooga, Tenn., and Fort Hood, Texas. Together with other GOP legislators Monday, State Sen. Paul...
July 27, 2015 - 9:39pm
April 29, 2015
Worthington man arrested on assault charges
WORTHINGTON — Anthony Adams, 37, of Worthington was arrested Sunday on three felony assault charges. Additionally, Adams is charged with domestic assault and disorderly conduct — brawling or fighting. According to the complaint, the Worthington Police Department was dispatched...
April 29, 2015 - 8:18pm
April 9, 2015
Bomb threat briefly closes Spencer Hy-Vee
SPENCER, Iowa — A bomb threat forced the evacuation and closure of the Hy-Vee Food Store in Spencer for about two and a half hours on Thursday, according to information from the Spencer Daily Reporter. The newspaper reported Thursday evening that the franchise’s corporate office...
April 9, 2015 - 8:43pm
January 20, 2015
Bomb threat reported in Windom
WINDOM — The Windom Police Department is investigating a bomb threat that was received Monday at the Red Rock Ridge Alternative Learning Center, 68 10th St., in Windom. The department was not releasing any further details on the matter, as it is under investigation.
January 20, 2015 - 9:49pm
December 9, 2014
Shooting by officer justified, report says
DULUTH — An investigation has determined a Duluth police officer was justified in his decision to use deadly force in August, when he fired two non-fatal shots at a man who was wielding a knife and threatening to kill himself. Officer Marc Johnson shot 34-year-old Joe Zontelli...
December 9, 2014 - 7:46pm
July 8, 2014
Charges filed in Jeffers stabbing case
JEFFERS — A Jeffers man has been formally charged after allegedly stabbing a 63-year-old man multiple times and threatening police with a homemade bomb on Saturday. Scott Hanson, 43, faces one count of first-degree assault resulting in great bodily harm, three counts of second-degree...
July 8, 2014 - 9:50pm
March 2, 2014
Ukraine mobilizes for war
KIEV/BALACLAVA (Reuters) — Ukraine mobilized for war on Sunday and Washington threatened to isolate Russia economically after President Vladimir Putin declared he had the right to invade his neighbor in Moscow’s biggest confrontation with the West since the Cold War. “This...
March 2, 2014 - 9:43pm
December 19, 2012
Threats cause lockdown at Red Wing schools
RED WING - All Red Wing schools are on lockdown today after a student reported receiving a threatening call that alluded to a shooting at the school. According to the Red Wing Police Department, a senior at Tower View Alternative Learning Center received a call Tuesday night from...
December 19, 2012 - 11:25am
November 6, 2012
Canby campus evacuated due to bomb threat
CANBY -- Authorities evacuated a polling place on the Minnesota West Community and Technical College campus in Canby Tuesday morning because of a bomb threat. An elections official from Yellow Medicine County told Minnesota Public Radio (MPR) news that section of the Canby campus...
November 6, 2012 - 1:34pm
November 17, 2010
Woman calls cops on herself
LUVERNE -- A woman who was arrested and charged with a felony after becoming confrontational with deputies called the cops on herself, a man involved in the case claims. Donita Lynn Richey, 50, also known as Donita Lynn Selwyn, was charged in Rock County with terroristic threats,...
November 17, 2010 - 7:26pm
September 24, 2010
Update: Luverne students evacuated following bomb threat
September 24, 2010 - 2:15pm
February 5, 2009
Teen makes threats with bat at mall
A 16-year-old male threatened Prairie Hills Mall security with a baseball bat after being suspended from school Tuesday, according to the Dickinson Police Department. The teen was walking around Kmart swinging two baseball bats around when he struck and damaged a display, according...
February 5, 2009 - 11:00am
July 18, 2008
Youth sentenced to juvenile detention for bomb threat
MORRIS - A Morris Area High School student will serve 30 days in the Moorhead Juvenile Detention Facility after he was found delinquent for making a Feb. 6, 2007 bomb threat at the school. Stevens County Attorney Charles Glasrud said the boy, who was 14 at the time of the threat,...
July 18, 2008 - 11:30am