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May 3, 2017
Dakota County Sheriff Tim Leslie said he and County Attorney James Backstrom plan to "vigorously defend" his department's practice of DNA sample collection in a lawsuit the American Civil Liberties Union of Minnesota filed in April 2017. Photo by Katrina Styx.
ACLU sues Dakota County sheriff over DNA collection
May 3, 2017 - 4:09pm
A screen capture shows a scam email being used to attempt to gain access to Google accounts May 3, 2017.
Scam alert: Email attack hits Google accounts
May 3, 2017 - 3:30pm
May 2, 2017
Aboveground tanks and a concrete pad were placed over a hidden underground fuel tank at Fitzgerald Excavating and Trucking in Goodhue. Courtesy of MPCA
Hidden fuel tank discovered, $80K penalty follows
May 2, 2017 - 2:15pm
April 24, 2017
Michael James Costa / Photo courtesy of Minnesota Department of Corrections
Update April 24, 2017: Missing Level 3 predatory offender arrested in Cailfornia
April 24, 2017 - 2:17pm
April 21, 2017
Man killed by sheriff's deputies in Minn. had ties to Pierce County
April 21, 2017 - 9:44am
April 20, 2017
Charles Deonta Jones
Red Wing murder suspect led Wis. deputy on 120-mph chase, charges say
April 20, 2017 - 9:54am
April 19, 2017
Charles Deonta Jones / Photo courtesy of the Pierce County Sheriff's Department
Criminal complaint filed in Red Wing shooting death; man awaits possible extradition from Pierce County
April 19, 2017 - 5:15pm
April 18, 2017
Red Wing police vehicles and crime scene tape block the entrance to Sanderson Street from East Fourth Street Tuesday morning, April 18, 2017, as authorities investigate an apparent homicide. Michael Brun / RiverTown Multimedia
Authorities investigate homicide in Red Wing; person of interest found
April 18, 2017 - 8:43am
April 12, 2017
Erik Micheal Akervik
Minnesota roundup: Burnsville teacher accused of sexually explicit communication with student
April 12, 2017 - 10:53am
Clarence Hicks
Kentucky man sentenced in Pierce County for hiding a corpse
April 12, 2017 - 10:47am
April 9, 2017
File photo.
UPDATE: Body found in river near Grey Cloud Island was missing New Hope man
April 9, 2017 - 7:22pm
April 5, 2017
Man arrested after car chase with police
April 5, 2017 - 11:29am
February 21, 2017
Charges: Minn. men plotted bar burglary after Super Bowl
February 21, 2017 - 7:36am
February 19, 2017
Investigators met Sunday in the driveway of the town of Hudson home where authorities said a Glenwood City man murdered his mother. (RiverTown Multimedia photo by Mike Longaecker)
UPDATE: 'I would not have expected this,' murder suspect's landlord says
February 19, 2017 - 9:51am
February 15, 2017
Prior Lake contractor who fraudulently won Hastings contract gets 82 months in prison
February 15, 2017 - 8:48am
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