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Timothy James Barr, 51, of St. Paul was arrested Tuesday by St. Paul police on suspicion of murder. He is being held at the Ramsey County Jail. He has not been charged. Barr is a person-of-interest in the disappearance of a Vadnais Heights Woman. Michelle Lee Newell, 45, was last seen Aug. 29. (Courtesy of Ramsey County Sheriff's Office)
Minnesota man gets 7 years in woman's death after remains found in rural area outside Fargo
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Elfonzo Dyrell Shelby was charged Thursday in Ramsey County District Court with one count of theft by swindle and another count of identify theft. The North Dakota man is accused of scamming public assistance programs out of more than $300,000 over six years. (Photo courtesy Ramsey County Sheriff)
Charge: Fargo man scams Minnesota public assistance programs of more than $300,000 over six years
3 hours 2 min ago
Inver Grove Heights police respond to a reported armed robbery and shooting at the Verizon Wireless store on Cahill Avenue on Thursday morning. (Nick Ferraro / St. Paul Pioneer Press)
Minnesota Verizon cell phone store clerk shoots robber in gunfire exchange
3 hours 52 min ago
August 16, 2017
Charge: Minn. group home employee, vulnerable resident delivered newspapers, stole from garages, vehicles
22 hours 51 min ago
U of M leaders followed rules during football sex assault investigation, review finds
August 16, 2017 - 1:04pm
August 15, 2017
Jeff Dubay
Sports radio's Jeff Dubay charged with felony assault of Cottage Grove woman
August 15, 2017 - 7:55pm
Eastern Minn. 17-year-old allegedly killed man over $180 marijuana debt
August 15, 2017 - 6:25pm
Activists are seen attempting to cut chains after trespassing into a valve station for pipelines carrying crude from Canadian oils sands into the U.S. markets near Clearbrook, Minn., in this image released on Oct. 11, 2016.   Photo courtesy of Climate Direct Action
Testimony: Group that tampered with northern Minnesota pipeline valve to claim 'necessity' defense
August 15, 2017 - 4:22pm
August 14, 2017
Michael Z. Ghebregziabiher
Charge: Minnesota taxi driver assaults customer, leaving him ‘covered in blood’ from head to toe’
August 14, 2017 - 8:44pm
David Edward Williams Jr., 22, of Maplewood faces six felony counts after he allegedly terrorized his parents at their Woodbury home on Jan. 21, 2017. He allegedly beat his mother on the head with a hammer.  Police said Williams released his parents for medical treatment and, after a three-hour negotiation with a SWAT team, surrendered to police shortly before 11:30 p.m. Photo courtesy of the Washington County Sheriff’s Office.
Maplewood man pleads guilty to attempted murder of parents with hammer
August 14, 2017 - 7:43pm
U.S. President Donald Trump pauses during a statement on the deadly protests in Charlottesville, at the White House in Washington, U.S., August 14, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
Trump denounces white supremacist groups by name after Virginia violence
August 14, 2017 - 12:17pm
Three shot dead at point-blank range during Wisconsin drag race, authorities say
August 14, 2017 - 9:43am
August 12, 2017
Clashes between protesters and counterprotesters erupt during the Unite the Right vally in Charlottesville, Va., on Saturday. Photo for The Washington Post by Evelyn Hockstein.
One dead, 19 injured as car strikes crowds at violent white nationalist rally in Charlottesville
August 12, 2017 - 9:12pm
Lili Huang
Woodbury woman sentenced after being accused of violently abusing captive maid
August 12, 2017 - 1:11pm
We crunched the data. Here's how to avoid Minnesota State Patrol speeding tickets.
August 12, 2017 - 8:00am
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