2 men arrested in Minnesota State Fair brewers' exhibit robbery

Two men have been arrested in connection with an armed robbery at the Minnesota State Fair last month.

Founder of Burnsville company stole $2.5M from investors, charges say

The founder of a now-defunct Burnsville company stole $2.5 million from investors by lying about the company's success, according to a statement released Thursday by the U.S. Attorney's Office.

Green Bay Packers: Sam Shields ready for Megatron challenge

GREEN BAY -- Leaning against a table inside the Green Bay Packers locker room, Sam Shields stirs a bowl of chili. He takes a bite. He's in a very chill state of mind.

Inmate escapes Hennepin County courtroom as guilty verdict is read

As a Hennepin County jury was reading a guilty verdict convicting a defendant of attempted murder, the Richfield man bolted from the courtroom, scuffling with deputies before escaping.

Minnesota firewood shortage 'unprecedented,' timber exec says

If the first wave of crisp autumn air has you thinking about buying your firewood load to burn this winter, think again.

St. Paul police take up homeless family's cause

Living in a vehicle on a St. Paul street with her children and grandchildren was the last place Kim Washington wanted to be, but she said she had no other options.