Prosecutors say they plan to appeal the dismissal of six charges against a 17-year-old boy accused of plotting to kill his family and attack his southern Minnesota high school. The teen appeared in a Waseca County courtroom Wednesday for a hearing on whether he should be sent to adult court.
Former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura says he has mixed emotions about winning his defamation lawsuit in U.S. District Court. Ventura says he is glad his reputation is restored, but wonders who will be next to throw him "under the bus."
Minnesota officials say a man accused of robbing a Ramsey County pawnshop at gunpoint is in custody in Georgia. Roseville Police Lt. Lorne Rosand says 24-year-old Marvin Lee Clinton Spencer was arrested Tuesday and charged with three counts of first-degree aggravated robbery.
The University of Minnesota's stadium is getting a grassy makeover in preparation for an international soccer match. The university is covering the artificial turf in TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis with real grass for a Saturday match between England's Manchester City club and Greece's Olympiacos club.
A grand jury in Dakota County has indicted two people for first-degree murder in the death of a University of Minnesota student who was stabbed to death in a Rosemount town house. Shavelle Oscar Chavez-Nelson, 32, and Ashley Marie Conrade, 24, were also indicted for second-degree murder in the death of 20-year-old Anarae Schunk.
The Minnesota Vikings have hired the attorney who investigated the Miami Dolphins bullying scandal and another who played a prominent role in the fight for marriage equality to help in settlement talks with former punter Chris Kluwe.
An attorney for former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura says he thinks a jury acted fairly in awarding Ventura $1.8 million in his defamation case against slain military sniper Chris Kyle. Ventura accused Kyle of lying about punching Ventura out at a California bar in 2006.
Sheriff's officials are providing additional details about two home invasions at rural homes in Minnesota that ended with a fatal shooting. Koochiching County Sheriff's Capt. Jon Froemke says a 34-year-old Twin Cities man with no history of criminal activity was at a resort for a friend's wedding when he broke into the first home on Highway 53 near International Falls about 5 a.m. Saturday.
Minnesota Democrats enjoy campaign cash advantages in all races for statewide office as the party seeks to keep its current grip on power. Gov. Mark Dayton reported Tuesday having $847,000 available as of July 21, well more than any Republican vying to be the nominee against him.
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