Charges Filed Against Man Accused of Holding Hostages at St. Cloud Bank

Charges have been filed against a man accused of holding five employees hostage during an eight-hour standoff at a St. Cloud Bank that lasted more than eight hours....

Former Minneapolis Police Officers Indicted On Civil Rights Charges in George Floyd’s Death

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A federal grand jury has indicted the four former Minneapolis police officers involved in George Floyd’s arrest and death, accusing them of...

DNR Continues Investigation of Two Eagles Found Shot Near Blackduck

The Minnesota DNR is continuing its investigation of the shooting of two bald eagles that were discovered on the banks of the Blackduck river near Blackduck. The...

Dead Bald Eagles Found Near Blackduck Were Apparently Shot

A $2,500 reward is being offered for info that leads to the arrest or conviction of the person or persons responsible for shooting two bald eagles near Blackduck. The...

Walker Man Charged, Accused of Driving SUV Over His Niece

A 28-year-old Walker man accused of driving his SUV over his one-year-old niece is now charged with two counts of criminal vehicular homicide. According to court...

Chauvin Attorney Requests New Trial, Alleging Jury Misconduct

The defense attorney for the former Minneapolis police officer convicted of killing George Floyd has requested a new trial, saying the court abused its discretion on...

Toddler Struck and Killed Outside Walker Home By Driver Who Left Scene

Cass County Sheriff’s officals say a toddler has been struck and killed outside a home in Walker by a driver who left the scene. Sheriff Tom Burch says the...

Two Arrested After Over 20 Grams of Fentanyl Found in Bemidji Hotel Search

A man and a woman are facing drug trafficking charges after being arrested during a search of a Bemidji hotel. A months-long investigation by the Paul Bunyan Drug Task...

Brainerd Man Sentenced to Prison for Minneapolis Police Precinct Arson

A Brainerd man was sentenced to 48 months in prison for Arson which took place at the Minneapolis Police Department’s Third Precinct building. According to a release, on...

Chauvin Sentencing Moved to June 25, Lawmakers OK Funding for Security Costs

The sentencing date for convicted murderer Derek Chauvin has been moved to June 25. Last week, a jury found the former Minneapolis police officer guilty in the 2020...

Bemidji Police Investigate Bomb Threat Made to Bemidji Area Schools

The Bemidji Police Department and other agencies have investigated a bomb threat that was made to Bemidji Area Schools Tuesday morning. According to the Bemidji Police...

Arrest Made in Backus After Drug Investigation

A man has been arrested after investigators conducted a search warrant in Backus. According to the Cass County Sheriff’s Office, on April 26 investigators and...