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November 14, 2017
Northern Minn. man charged with murder, three still being sought
WALKER, Minn. — A Cass Lake man was charged with murder Tuesday, Nov. 14, two days after a Cass Lake woman died from a gunshot wound to...
November 14, 2017 - 3:08pm
May 8, 2017
Phoenix man faces possible charges for 2016 serial shootings
PHOENIX - A Phoenix man was arrested on Monday in connection with a series of shootings that left several people dead in the city, police said...
May 8, 2017 - 5:46pm
February 26, 2017
Reader Opinion: Chicago
Our shoot-from-the-hip president has threatened to send in the feds to stop the shootings in Chicago. Now to be fair they have a serious problem that needs to be addressed soon, but martial law and federal troops isn't going to cut it. You see these are gangs feuding with each other....
February 26, 2017 - 11:35pm
January 9, 2017
Man killed, woman injured by gunfire in downtown Minneapolis
MINNEAPOLIS - One man was dead and a woman was injured by gunfire in downtown Minneapolis early Sunday morning, authorities said. Police responded to reports of gunfire on the 300 block of Third Avenue North at about 2:19 a.m. Officers arrived to find two adult victims suffering from...
January 9, 2017 - 12:43pm
June 16, 2016
Clergy View: Contemplating tragedy in Orlando
Since Sunday morning's tragedy in Orlando, I have spent a lot of time contemplating what to write. What words of peace and reassurance can I bring in the face of such an unconscionable act of evil and hatred? I could write Romans 8:31 (NIV) "If God is for us, who can be against us?"...
June 16, 2016 - 5:52pm
January 21, 2016
Two brothers charged in Virginia shooting
VIRGINIA - Two men arrested after a shooting early Saturday in downtown Virginia, Minnesota, where a man was injured have been charged with attempted murder, assault and being felons in possession of firearms. Teriko Devonta Wallace, 35, of Virginia, and Torisa Sulvoris Wallace, 32,...
January 21, 2016 - 4:25pm
September 3, 2015
Reader Opinion: Support law enforcement
The recent Fox News headline reads, "Illinois Shooting Marks Fourth Police Death In Eight Days." Almost unbelievable, except for the fact this has been building for the last six years. As we have seen previously, absolutely no statements and no leadership from the White House, attorney...
September 3, 2015 - 9:18am
April 8, 2015
Hearing continued for Becker
Nathan David Becker, the 26-year-old Brainerd man who was indicted in February in connection with the Jan. 4 shootings of two people at an apartment...
April 8, 2015 - 10:56pm
December 21, 2014
Cass Lake man admits shooting White Earth man with assault weapon
BEMIDJI - A Cass Lake man charged with felony assault and possession of an assault weapon for shooting a man in the leg with a rifle has pleaded guilty in Beltrami County District Court. Dwight Thomas Jones, 38, admitted his part in a shooting crime in September near Cass Lake....
December 21, 2014 - 8:29pm
December 7, 2014
Four injured in party bus shooting in downtown Minneapolis
MINNEAPOLIS - Four people were injured in a shooting involving a party bus in downtown Minneapolis early Saturday morning. Minneapolis police spokesman John Elder said officers were called to the vicinity of Third Street North and Hennepin Avenue around 2:30 a.m. on a report of...
December 7, 2014 - 5:04pm
August 15, 2014
Former VCSU player convicted in fatal Minneapolis shooting
MINNEAPOLIS - A former football player at North Dakota’s Valley City State University was convicted Thursday in a shooting that killed one man and wounded another outside a Minneapolis nightclub last year. A Hennepin County jury convicted Cedric Chappell Jr., 22, of aiding a...
August 15, 2014 - 9:40am
Pope County man’s death under investigation
GLENWOOD - Officials are investigating a man’s death late Wednesday in west-central Minnesota. Pope County sheriff’s deputies arrived at a rural Gilchrist Township home around 11:25 p.m. Wednesday after receiving a 911 call. The caller said a person had been shot at the residence,...
August 15, 2014 - 9:27am
June 20, 2014
Shooting investigated on Red Lake reservation
REDBY - Multiple law enforcement agencies including the Beltrami County Sheriff's Office and the Headwaters SWAT team are assisting Red Lake authorities after reports of shots fired on the Red Lake Indian Reservation, but there are no confirmed reports of injuries. FBI spokesman...
June 20, 2014 - 8:18pm