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MINNEAPOLIS - A Hennepin County jury late last week eturned a verdict of over $13.5 million in the case of a 3-year-old boy who was physically and sexually assaulted at a New Horizons day care center at Grand Casino Mille Lacs in 2008. Twin Cities-based TSR Injury Law, which represented the victim and his family, in a news release reported that a jury of eight people returned a verdict of $13,532,032.94 after hearing the case over two weeks in Hennepin County. According to evidence presented at trial, on Jan.
GRAND RAPIDS - A Grand Rapids man on Monday pleaded guilty of giving his wife a lethal dose of the painkilling drug Fentanyl. In a plea agreement, Terry Wayne Richards, 49, pleaded guilty to a charge of second-degree manslaughter, according to Itasca County Attorney John J. Muhar. He waived his right to a presentence investigation and will serve five years and eight months in prison. He originally had been charged with third-degree murder. According to the criminal complaint, Richards purchased a Fentanyl patch, extracted the drug, sold some of it to another person and on Sept.
ADA, Minn. - A head-on crash near here killed an elderly couple from Mentor, Minn., on Monday afternoon, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. Carlton and Hazel Roed , both...
MOORHEAD – A 31-year-old Perham woman pleaded guilty Monday to one of the numerous robbery charges she faces in connection with a spree of stickups in the area late last year. Stephanie Padilla is charged in Clay County District Court with robbing the CVS Pharmacy at 822 30th Ave. S. in Moorhead on Nov.
HAWLEY, Minn. – A fire has been reported at the grain elevator here. A mutual aid request is out for firefighters from the Glyndon and Hitterdal Fire Departments to assist...
PELICAN RAPIDS, Minn. – A bus ran over the legs of a boy who slipped and fell near the high school here on Wednesday, police said. The boy, an elementary...
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BEMIDJI, Minn. - Bemidji firefighters responded to a report of an explosion Monday night at a residence southwest of Bemidji near the Grant Valley Township line. The Beltrami County Sheriff’s...
WALKER, Minn. -- The Cass County Sheriff's Office responded to four incidents of vehicles going through thin ice during the past weekend.
BEMIDJI -- A fire early Saturday heavily damaged a south Bemidji home. No one was injured, but four dogs died in the fire, officials said. The Bemidji Fire Department responded...