The lawyer for the man who confessed to kidnapping, sexually assaulting and killing 11-year-old Jacob Wetterling says his client has shed "countless tears" for Jacob and his family in the 27 years since his death.
If you have traveled along the Lake Wobegon Trail recently you may have noticed some new signs honoring Jacob Wetterling. The signs follow the #11forJacob moment encouraging people to practice the traits Jacob valued.
Lace up your running shoes and share in a day of community, hope and prevention this weekend. The Jacob Wetterling Resource Center is hosting the first ever Running Home for Jacob 5K Saturday at Lake Phalen Park in St. Paul.
The mother of 11-year-old Jacob Wetterling, abducted in 1989, says learning of his death was "like getting just punched in the head." Patty and Jerry Wetterling spoke to the media Tuesday for the first time since an Annandale man confessed that he kidnapped, sexually assaulted and killed …