Learfield News Service
Large Gathering At Prayer Service Held For Waseca Police Officer
Hundreds turned out for a prayer service Thursday night in Albert Lea to show their support for Waseca Police Officer Arik Matson.
Minnesota Doctors Writing Fewer Prescriptions For Certain Opioids
The state Human Services Department says reports soon going out to medical providers show doctors are generally writing fewer prescriptions for addictive opioids.
Renowned University of Minnesota Professor Resigns
A University of Minnesota professor has resigned after a domestic assault conviction and an investigation of questionable spending.
Former Minnesota Cop Sent to Prison For Sex Assault Conviction
A former police officer is going to prison for three years after entering a guilty plea to charges of kidnapping, criminal sexual conduct and stalking.
Minnesota Woman Crashes Into Gas Pump During Police Chase
A woman from Glencoe faces multiple charges after a police chase Saturday afternoon that ended when she hit a gas pump in Becker.
Half Million Hunters Expected For Minnesota’s Deer Opener
Nearly a half-million hunters are expected to take part in Minnesota's opening weekend of the state's firearms deer season.
Man Responsible for Duluth Synagogue Fire Sentenced to Jail
A homeless man who started a fire that destroyed a Duluth synagogue has been sent to jail.
Minnesota Man Dies Trying to Save Dogs From Fire
Authorities in north-central Minnesota are investigating a deadly fire in the city of Shevlin.
Minnesota High School Coach Placed on Leave
The Stearns County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a report of a possible sexual assault involving the Kimball Area High School football coach and one of his players.
Austin Police ID Deceased Teenager
The Austin Police Department today released the name of a teenage girl found dead last weekend outside her family's home.
New Allegation Against Franken
A former Capitol Hill staffer is bringing forward a new allegation of improper behavior by former Minnesota US Senator Al Franken.
Wild Ending to Minnesota State Fair
A woman was struck by a car and three people were shot and injured in a chaotic night in the final hours of the 2019 Minnesota State Fair.
Man Killed in Brooklyn Center Police Shooting
Brooklyn Center police officers who were responding to a domestic assault report say a man was shot to death during a struggle after they arrived.