MAKINEN, Minn.-A 25-year-old Makinen man has been charged with attempted murder after being accused of shooting at someone driving in their truck. It happened just after 5 a.m. Monday on Wilson Road in Eveleth, when a driver of a truck reported he had been shot at by another driver multiple times. The person who was being shot at says they…
Incident Occurred Late Saturday
CLOQUET, Minn.-A suspect who allegedly robbed a Holiday in Cloquet late Saturday has been arrested. The suspect, 19-year-old Colt Dalton Nyberg, of Wrenshall, was arraigned in Carlton County District Court on one count of aggravated robbery in the first degree and possession of a small amount of marijuana. His bail was set at $50,000 with a 10 percent cash option. “The…
Isham gets more than 30 years
The final person involved in a 2014 Virginia homicide was sentenced to 363 months in prison today. Anthony Isham, 45, of Nett Lake had previously pleaded guilty to intentional second-degree murder for his involvement in the stabbing death of 28-year-old Harley Jacka of Virginia. Fox 21 was told that Jacka was murdered after his girlfriend requested it be done. Categories:…
The investigation is on going at this time
On Saturday, December 10th, 2016 at 1:10 p.m., Duluth Police responded to the area of Maple Grove Road and Mall Drive after receiving a report of a male hit by a vehicle.
Both girls have entered pleas of not guilty by reason of mental disease
A judge has ordered separate trails for two Wisconsin girls accused of trying to kill a classmate to please horror character, Slender Man.
Posted a threatening status to Facebook
A disturbing message appeared on Facebook, around 4:00 p.m. Thursday, December 8th, from a 20-year-old Itasca County resident.
From the Duluth Police Department
It’s the holiday season, and many are out shopping for that perfect holiday gift. Vehicle prowl thefts are a crime of opportunity that can be prevent, if the right steps are taken to avoid such opportunities for thieves.
Happening near Hammond Avenue and the east end
More windows have been shot out in Superior.
Convicted of second-degree murder
A northern Michigan man convicted of second-degree murder in the disappearance of his 4-month-old daughter has been sentenced to 19 to 45 years in prison.
Security officials must report their findings before Jan. 20
A White House official says the president has ordered a review of the email hacking that rattled the presidential campaign.
Unknown whether this heroin was more potent than normal
The Philadelphia medical examiner’s office says several heroin deaths reported over the weekend might have been part of a bigger problem: as many as 35 deaths in five days.
Distribution of hundreds of pounds of pot, cocaine, and meth
A yearlong investigation into the large-scale distribution of illegal drugs in the Eau Claire area has resulted in federal indictments against five people.
A phone scam claiming to be the IRS is targeting residents in the Northland. One Superior man actually stayed on the phone for over two hours, basically playing dumb, and acting as if he were truly doing everything the scammers asked him to do. The best part? He filmed the whole thing.
Approximately 94 grams of heroin
On Wednesday, December 7, 2016, investigators from the Lake Superior Drug and Violent Crime Task Force and Superior Police Department Narcotics Investigators, executed a search warrant in the city of Superior.
67-year-old Duluth resident
In a multi-agency investigation between members of the Lake Superior Drug and Violent Crimes Task Force, Superior Police Department, and Douglas County Sheriff’s Department Investigators conducted a search warrant in the 1300 block of East 2nd Street in Duluth, on December 5, 2016.
Believed to have been beaten to death by her parents
Police in Flint, Michigan, have called off the search for a 3-year-old girl they suspect was beaten to death by her parents and buried in a shallow grave.
Charges were announced at a news conference, Wednesday
Authorities have charged two juveniles with starting an East Tennessee wildfire that killed 14 people and destroyed or damaged more than 1,700 buildings.
Hunter found shot to death on November 7
Authorities now call the death of a deer hunter last month in Morrison County of central Minnesota a homicide.
One wounded and taken to local hospital
Nevada’s top police officer says a teenager was shot by a campus police officer at a Reno high school, and a second is sought in what he termed, an active investigation.
More than 1,200 former applicants are at risk
The University of Wisconsin Law School has notified more than 1,200 former applicants that they could be at risk of identity theft because the school’s database was hacked.
Adam Hart moved to Iron as of Nov. 18, 2016
The St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office is notifying the public of a Level III Predatory Offender that has moved into the the town of Iron, Minnesota.
90 percent of the building has been searched, death toll stand at 36
The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives says it is looking at the possibility that a refrigerator or other appliance was the source of a warehouse fire that killed 36 people.
Seeking more than $50,000 in damages
A Minnesota woman has filed a lawsuit against a health care provider, after her newborn was mistakenly given to another mother at a hospital and breastfed.
Led deputies to where the remains, of Michelle Newell, were found
North Dakota authorities have charged a Minnesota man with manslaughter in the death of a Twin Cities woman after human remains were found west of Fargo.
Received sexual photographs from a minor while on duty
A Leech Lake Tribal Police Officer has been charged with possessing child pornography.
Police in a Twin Cities suburb say a security guard has fatally shot an armed man who attempted to rob him.
Two suspects have been arrested in connection with the robbery of Kostas Gyros in Superior Nov. 18.
Multiple shots fired
40-year-old Rusty Kallis of Proctor is facing an attempted murder charge after allegedly trying to shoot his live-in girlfriend.
Wells Fargo Releases Letter Of Unity
Protesters of the Dakota Access Pipeline took their voices to U.S. Bank Thursday, which is something that also happened at Wells Fargo in Minneapolis.
Sold information on the dark web
Federal prosecutors in Atlanta say a Minnesota man, who advertised and sold stolen personal information online, has been sentenced to prison.
Has not been formally charged yet
Sheriff’s officials say a man has been arrested in the death of a 95-year-old Anoka resident.
Meth also found on suspect
After an officer-involved shooting near Eveleth last week, a suspect is facing multiple charges.
Will stay civilly committed indefinitely
A 39-year-old Duluth man accused of murdering his mother has been found not guilty due to his mental illness.
Stole over $53,000 from multiple individuals
On Tuesday, November 29, 2016, Rinda Lynn Etter, 57, of Deer River, Minnesota, appeared in Itasca County District Court.
Too soon to determine if the attack was terrorism
The FBI says a Somali-born student who carried out a car-and-knife attack at Ohio State University may have been inspired by the Islamic State group along with a former al-Qaida leader.
Goal is to reduce chances that prisoners will re-offend
The Justice Department says it is overhauling its system of halfway houses, where most federal prisoners spend the final months of their sentences before being released.
Slaying of 42-year-old James Herron on November 23 around 2 a.m.
Four people have been charged in connection with the killing of Prior Lake man, which led to a police chase in the southern Minneapolis suburbs that ended with officers shooting one of the suspects.
National Package Protection Day Encourages Homeowners to Stay Alert
If you’ve had it with shopping in stores, and switched entirely to online holiday shopping this year, experts say you still have a few things to potentially worry about.
Suspects Arrested For Possible Setting Fires
The uncontrollable fires in Gatlinburg, TN make some of us take a step back and realize what happened in north east Minnesota almost 100 years agoThe fires of 1918 swept across three different county’s burning buildings and homes while also taking dozens of lives
Through December 30th, there is additional enforcement on Minnesota roads
There were 440 DWI arrests across Minnesota last weekend and extra impaired driving enforcement runs through December 30th
A former UW-Madison student is accused of sexual assault, strangulation, and false imprisonment
A former University of Wisconsin-Madison student accused of sexual assault, strangulation, and false imprisonment involving five women, including some he met at classes, will be back in court next month.
Man discovered by a family member dropping off groceries at his home
Authorities are investigating the death of a 95-year-old Anoka man in his home as an apparent homicide.
Began as a domestic incident
A man is dead after an armed standoff with police in Moorhead that began as a domestic incident.
Relocated to the 200 block of N 22nd Ave W
The Duluth Police Department is notifying the public on the release and relocation of a Level III Predatory Offender to the Duluth area.
Murder of Harley Jacka in April 2014
Anthony James Isham pleaded guilty, today, November 28, to intentional second degree murder for his role in the death of a Virginia man who was killed at the request of the victim’s girlfriend, according to St. Louis County Attorney Mark Rubin.
6 drug-related overdoses have been reported in 5 days
The Duluth Police Department issued a Drug Overdose Warning on their Facebook page, after six drug overdoses occurred, as a result of the use of opioids.
5900 block of Trigstad Road
The St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office responded to the report of a residential burglary in progress in the 5900 block of Trigstad Road in Aurora, on Sunday, November 27, just after 4:30 p.m.
Victim taken at gunpoint near Highway 7 and Iron Junction Road
The St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office and the Chisholm Police Department responded, on Saturday, November 26, 2016, around 8:30 a.m., to the 100 block of 6th Street SW in Chisholm, Minnesota, on a report of unknown trouble.
More than half the fatalities by officers since 1995, occured in last eight years
Police officers in Minnesota have fatally shot 13 people this year, the most since the state began keeping records nearly 40 years ago.
At least one suspect is dead and 9 people have been sent to the hospital, after a chaotic attack involving a knife and car took place Monday on the campus of Ohio State University, officials said.