A caregiver at a Sauk Rapids group home has been charged with sexually abusing two clients who were in his care. Fifty-eight-year-old Patrick Jansen of St. Cloud is charged with two counts each of 3rd degree criminal sexual conduct and 4th degree criminal sexual conduct.
A St. Paul man is suing the Boy Scouts of America, claiming his scoutmaster repeatedly sexually abused him when he was between 12 and 16. Jim McDonough's lawsuit alleges the abuse happened between 1967 and 1971 at the hands of Leland "Lee" Opalinski, who died last year.