If you think working your way up the ladder to become a public school principal reflects strength of character, consider the allegations facing Chris Grote.Grote, the 47-year-old principal at Cambridge Primary School, faces a host of misdemeanor and gross misdemeanor charges for allegedly ... More >>
-- Update at bottom -- A friend of MNGOP House Minority Leader Kurt Daudt's faces multiple felony charges for pulling Daudt's gun on a Montana man who was selling the representative a used 1966 Ford Bronco.SEE ALSO: MNGOP leader Kurt Daudt suggests today's freezing temps mean global warming is a myt ... More >>
Earbuds are great, but having them in your head while out and about carries a sometimes underappreciated risk -- they block out the sounds of everything happening around you, and some of them are important to hear.SEE ALSO: Singalong on downtown Mpls bus raises question: Who needs earbuds? [VIDEO]El ... More >>
Last month, we told you about the felony criminal sexual conduct charges facing Ryan Muehlhauser, the senior pastor at Lakeside Christian Church in Cambridge. Muehlhauser, 55, is accused of coercing young men who were seeking his services as an ex-gay therapy counselor into sexual relationships with ... More >>
Ryan Muehlhauser, the 55-year-old senior pastor at Lakeside Christian Church in Cambridge, faces eight felony counts of fourth-degree criminal sexual conduct for allegedly sexually assaulting two young men who were seeking ex-gay therapy.SEE ALSO:-- Gary Elg, Red Wing pastor, busted in St. Paul pros ... More >>
God forbid you encounter 71-year-old Cambridge resident Joseph Kadlec when he's behind the wheel, but if you do, don't try and pass him.SEE ALSO: In span of hour, two elderly Stillwater drivers accidentally hit gas pedal, cause separate wrecksKadlec has been involved in six road rage incidents since ... More >>
Jesse Ericson originally wanted to hire a hitman to kill his estranged ex-girlfriend. Then, however, he decided he preferred to condemn her to a fate worse than death.Ericson, a 45-year-old Hinckley resident, ultimately hoped to kidnap his ex and turn her into his own personal sex slave, but the man ... More >>
Robert Howard Swanson is accused of adding diazepam to the girl's drink without her knowledge.
Minnesota health officials are reporting another probable swine flu case in Isanti County.
Motivational speaker Russell Simon made a career out of imploring teens to steer clear of drugs and alcohol. So why did he go on a drunken, meth-fueled rampage?
The spent grains from Twin Cities brewers have Dalroy Stachowski's swine wallowing in hog heaven
Sixty-eight frozen cats, two neglected dogs, and a vicious African serval. Making house calls with Keith Streff, animal cruelty investigator.
Dodie Shallman had something to say about Cambridge's scandalous debt, beastly taxes, and the clowns who got the town into this mess. With the dirt-dishing Observer, the doyenne turned her crusade into news.
Six minor-party contenders for governor promise to bring back the primo dime-bag, turn the governor's mansion into a flophouse, tax water, get big brother out of your bedroom, ditch the nukes, and reveal the secrets of gravity-defying hair.