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August 24, 2017
Harper sentenced for felony theft; 240 hours community service, $7,500 restitution
August 24, 2017 - 4:39pm
August 21, 2017
Mark O'Boyle, head of the wine department at Top Ten Liquor, said he hopes the prospect of jail time and a $1,000 fine stears minors away from purchasing fake ID cards after the store confiscated four within one week. Maureen McMullen / RiverTown Multimedia
String of fake ID's prompts warning from Woodbury liquor store
August 21, 2017 - 4:30pm
August 18, 2017
Pierce County Sheriff's Office investigators, along with Prescott police, were investigating a stabbing incident at 635 Pine St. in Prescott. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
Update: Prescott man charged with attempted homicide in stabbing case
August 18, 2017 - 5:17pm
August 16, 2017
Minn. men accused in Prescott robbery case
August 16, 2017 - 8:36am
August 15, 2017
Police: Man dresses as woman to attempt to evade police after Cabela's gun theft
August 15, 2017 - 12:01pm
Charges: DNA match helps crack North Hudson copper theft
August 15, 2017 - 11:34am
August 10, 2017
For some shoplifters apprehended in Walmart stores, there is a restorative justice program allowing them the opportunity to resolve their offenses without entering the criminal justice system. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
'Justice' in store: Lawmaker pushes back against Walmart program
August 10, 2017 - 4:30pm
August 3, 2017
Cottage Grove police officer Jordan Ziebarth talks with a motorist he stopped after witnessing a littering incident at Walmart. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
Organized offensive: Law enforcement, retailers combat retail crime
August 3, 2017 - 4:30pm
August 1, 2017
Lucifer Vincent Nguyen / Dakota County Jail
Authorities arrest homicide suspect; Nguyen captured late July 31 in Blaine
August 1, 2017 - 11:32am
July 31, 2017
Brother of man acquitted in 1992 Minnesota child abduction-murder case sentenced for sex abuse of minor
July 31, 2017 - 2:40pm
July 27, 2017
Fines to increase in Minn. for failing to stop for school buses
July 27, 2017 - 10:42am
July 26, 2017
Woodbury's Walmart Supercenter store. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
Analysis: Police called disproportionately to Walmart stores
July 26, 2017 - 3:42pm
July 14, 2017
Tyree Jones
Man sentenced to 8 years for sex trafficking in Washington County
July 14, 2017 - 12:31pm
July 5, 2017
Bruce Peterson was reported missing July 2. His body was found July 5 near the Dakota County Fairgrounds. Photo courtesy of Dakota County Sheriff's Office
Body of missing man found near Dakota County Fairgrounds
July 5, 2017 - 12:36pm
Twin Cities man suspected of 10th OWI in Wisconsin
July 5, 2017 - 8:33am