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ST. PAUL -- Hunters who harvest deer outside the state are reminded that whole deer carcasses are no longer allowed to be brought into Minnesota from anywhere in North America. This new restriction that includes all members of the deer family (deer, elk, moose and caribou) is an effort by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources to respond to the increasing prevalence and geographic spread of chronic wasting disease.
CROSBY, Minn. -- A woman is facing possible charges after apparently telling Crosby police that she and another woman were kidnapped on Sunday. Crosby officers met the woman in Crosby, where they received details of the alleged incident. Police report the woman stated she did not know where the other woman was and directed officers to the apartment building in Ironton where she stated the incident occurred.
ISLE, Minn. —A motorcycle rollover resulted in a death Friday morning on Highway 27 west of Isle. The Minnesota State Patrol reported a 1992 Harley Davidson street bike was traveling west on Highway 27 when it went off the curve to the right and rolled. The crash occurred shortly after 7 a.m. near 45th Avenue. The driver of the motorcycle was dead at the scene. The identity of the driver has not yet been released.
CROSBY, Minn. — Rescuers saved a 21-year-old Crosby man trapped up to his armpits in a trench at a construction site late Thursday night in Crosby after receiving a 911 call that he was buried in a box. The emergency call came in about 11:09 p.m. but the man was unsure of his location.
WILLMAR, Minn. — The 24-year-old Raymond, Minnesota, man accused of trying to run his ex-girlfriend off the road earlier this week is now facing multiple felony and misdemeanor assault charges. Scott Aaron Schoenberg has made his first appearance in Kandiyohi County District Court. He has been charged with four felony counts of second-degree assault and one misdemeanor count of domestic assault.
ST. PAUL -- It happens at about this time every year. The cause: Chlorophyll production in tree leaves slows down and stops and the leaves lose their green color.
CAMP RIPLEY -- A storm Wednesday night damaged barracks buildings and set back the opening of a new solar panel array at the Minnesota National Guard’s Camp Ripley near Little Falls.
FARGO — A man who set fire to a Somali restaurant in Grand Forks will spend 15 years in prison. Matthew Gust, 26, of East Grand Forks, Minn., broke the front window of the Juba Cafe and through a Molotov cocktail into the building Dec. 8, 2015.
PAYNESVILLE, Minn. -- A steady stream of people stopped Monday alongside a road near Paynesville, overlooking a farm pasture where the remains of Jacob Wetterling were found. Flowers were left at the site as community members paid their respects.
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—A pedestrian was walking along Highway 59 north of Detroit Lakes Thursday evening, Sept. 1, when the person was struck and killed by a pickup. The incident happened about 9:30 p.m.