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First-generation college-bound student wins Philando Castile scholarship
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Twin Cities Pride: Unmarked squad will still lead Pride parade, but officers can march
Dayton agrees to fund Legislature until October, as court case continues
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JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: A legacy of Native American boxing
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PRIME TIME: Summer is hopping in and around the SAC
PRIME TIME: Blessed by a power outage
'Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery' opens Wednesday
Church Musicians recital by Beth Hendricks, Philip Hermann
Great American Story contest deadline approaches
A busy summer ahead for the BHS marching band
Robert "One-Man" Johnson to perform at Farm by the Lake
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Water temperatures stall in the area
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: 'Gully'-gee, there's a lot of gulls out there
MASTER GARDENER COLUMN: Try prevention instead of treatment
FISH TALES: Jim Fleck on Upper Red Lake
Woods in the works: Newest state forest undergoing development in Cass County
Janice and Edward Beil
Ron and Carol Carpenter celebrate 50 years!
PRIME TIME: The lure of loud mufflers
Are rhubarb and tomatoes fruits or vegetables?
Kindness is Contagious: Little black dresses bring joy during trials
From Russia With Love: A story of Facebook and frustration
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Indeed, a new veterans home is a non-partisan issue
Port: The NRA needs to speak out on Philando Castille
June 8, 2017
Four 'gang members' charged in rape, robbery of teens in St. Paul
ST. PAUL—After young men repeatedly raped two young women near a St. Paul park, they threw their victims' car keys into nearby bushes and...
June 8, 2017 - 9:45pm
May 9, 2017
Minnesota man accused of being serial rapist found guilty in first trial
ST. PAUL—The St. Paul man accused of being a serial rapist who terrorized the city's East Side last year was convicted of assaulting the...
May 9, 2017 - 9:51pm
April 3, 2017
Homeless man charged with raping Minnesota woman who let him stay at her house
ST. PAUL—A woman let a homeless friend stay at her St. Paul home last week along with her three children. While she was sleeping, he crept...
April 3, 2017 - 7:10pm
March 20, 2017
Someone to turn to: Coalition holds listening session about sexual assault at LLTC
CASS LAKE—A Minnesota coalition is working to reduce sexual assault on tribal college campuses and support survivors by holding a series...
March 20, 2017 - 6:49pm
March 18, 2017
Judge sentences final defendant in prom rape case
BRAINERD, Minn. -- It's been nearly three years since two girls were raped following the Brainerd High School prom on April 26, 2014. Ryan Mark...
March 18, 2017 - 1:33pm
March 17, 2017
Sexual assault listening session to be held at Leech Lake Tribal College
BEMIDJI -- The Minnesota Indian Women’s Sexual Assault Coalition will host a listening session addressing sexual assault on college campuses...
March 17, 2017 - 5:00pm
March 15, 2017
Saying he fears for his safety, public defender begs off Minn. rape case
ST. PAUL—Allegations of bullying, badgering and threats flew in a Ramsey County courtroom Tuesday between a man heading toward trial for...
March 15, 2017 - 7:05am
March 8, 2017
Prosecutors presented false info in Dru Sjodin murder trial, defense argues
FARGO — Attorneys for Alfonso Rodriguez Jr., the man on death row for the murder of Dru Sjodin, claim prosecutors presented false testimony...
March 8, 2017 - 7:49pm
March 2, 2017
20 years after stranger raped Minnesota woman, a suspect is charged
ST. PAUL—It was a summer day in 1998 when a man offered to help a woman he just met fix her phone. He followed her to her apartment just...
March 2, 2017 - 8:52pm
February 18, 2017
Thousands of sexual assault evidence kits across Minnesota sit untested
ST. PAUL — When her freezer at Regions Hospital in St. Paul gets full, Ellen Johnson gets, in her words, "frantic." It's full of sexual assault...
February 18, 2017 - 5:33pm
January 28, 2017
Detroit Lakes group homes where alleged rapes occurred say all workers undergo background checks
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—Two former employees accused of raping a vulnerable woman in incidents that allegedly occurred at two different Lakes...
January 28, 2017 - 4:09pm
November 17, 2016
Former northern Minnesota suspected serial rapist charged in fourth armed rape in St Paul
ST. PAUL -- A St. Paul man already facing charges involving sexual attacks on three women was charged in a fourth case Wednesday. Larry Donnell Griffin, 38, of St. Paul and formerly of Aitkin in northern Minnesota, was charged in Ramsey County District Court with two counts of first-degree...
November 17, 2016 - 9:05pm
August 29, 2016
Bemidji man charged with rape of minor
BEMIDJI -- A Bemidji man was arrested in Ohio on Monday and charged with rape, gross sexual imposition and sexual battery in connection with a years-old offense. Greg Willison, 37, is currently being held in the Clinton County Jail and was arrested in connection with an offense from...
August 29, 2016 - 8:08pm
July 22, 2016
Clay County plans to retry Moorhead man after court says he can withdraw guilty plea in rape case
ST. PAUL – Clay County prosecutors plan to retry a Moorhead man after the Minnesota Court of Appeals ruled that he can withdraw his guilty plea in a case involving the repeated rape of a pregnant woman. The appeals court ruled that Clay County prosecutors created “a package deal”...
July 22, 2016 - 6:34pm
December 15, 2014
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: In the end, the accuser is not always the victim
First, let me make myself clear, as the mother of three daughters, grandmother to three granddaughters, and a medical professional who has cared for victims of rape both female as well as male, I do not condone the act of rape. It is a violent, heinous crime. Equally heinous of...
December 15, 2014 - 3:58pm