Former Minneapolis Officer’s Sentence Reduced to 57 Months
The sentence reflects the Minnesota Supreme Court's decision to overturn his conviction on a third-degree murder charge.
Minnesota Attorney General Going After Rodeo Promoter
Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison has filed a complaint against an Itasca County company that organized and promoted a three-day rodeo that allegedly drew large crowds after the state imposed a spectator limit for the event.
Duluth and Minnetonka Approve Face Mask Mandates
Duluth and Minnetonka are the latest cities to mandate face coverings to help stop the spread of the coronavirus outbreak.
Floyd Family Commissioned Autopsy Results Released
An autopsy commissioned for George Floyd’s family found that Floyd died of asphyxiation due to neck and back compression when a Minneapolis police officer kneeled on his neck for several minutes and ignored his cries of distress, the Floyd family’s attorneys said Monday.
Gov. Walz Calls on AG Ellison Prosecute George Floyd Case
Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz says the state's attorney general will take the lead in any prosecutions in the death of George Floyd.
Authorities ID Grand Forks Officer Killed in Line of Duty
The first police officer to be killed in the line of duty in more than 50 years in one North Dakota city was shot multiple times by a man with an extensive criminal history.
Grand Forks Police Officer and Woman Killed by Gunman
A Grand Forks police officer died and a woman was shot dead as law officers attempted to serve eviction papers on a man in the North Dakota city.
Former Rochester Man Appointed to MN Supreme Court
Gov. Tom Walz has used his first appointment to the Minnesota Supreme Court to elevate Gordon Moore, a judge from southwestern Minnesota, to replace the retiring Associate Justice David Lillehaug.
Bonding Bill Linked to Fight Over Walz’s Emergency Powers
Minnesota House Republicans have vowed to block Gov. Tim Walz’s proposal to borrow money for public construction projects unless the Democrat ends his COVID-19 emergency powers.
Vikings Use Top Pick to Draft LSU Receiver
The Minnesota Vikings have taken LSU wide receiver Justin Jefferson with the 22nd overall pick in the NFL draft. They also traded down to select TCU cornerback Jeff Gladney with the 31st choice