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Anoka Co. To Host Safety Forum After Elderly Man Killed In Own Home

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Anoka County officials will be holding a safety forum Thursday in response to the disturbing murder of an elderly man in his home in late 2016. 146 more words


Emerald Isle Antiques and Gifts

If you find yourself in Anoka, head over to the Georgian Revival style designed Historic Old Post Office Building off East Main Street. Designed by prolific architect James Knox Taylor, the beautiful entrance will have you wanting to wander the halls. 123 more words


Sheriff: Woman, 18, Fatally Hit By Train After Slipping On Snow

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – An 18-year-old Champlin woman died over the weekend when she slipped on new-fallen snow and was hit by a train.

Danielle McKenna Rogers was fatally struck in Anoka Sunday morning by a freight train, the Anoka County Sheriff’s Office says. 48 more words


Charges: Man Beats Elderly Anoka Man To Death, Steals Valuables

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A 27-year-old man is accused of beating a 95-year-old Anoka man to death before stealing his valuables over the weekend, according to charges filed in Anoka County Friday. 714 more words


27-Year-Old Man Arrested In Murder Of Elderly Anoka Man

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A 27-year-old man has been arrested in connection to the death of a 95-year-old Anoka man, who was found murdered in his home Monday morning… 90 more words


Police: 95-Year-Old Man Found Murdered In His Anoka Home

ANOKA, Minn. (WCCO) — A family is asking for the public’s help after a 95-year-old Anoka man, and former WCCO Radio employee, was killed inside his home. 392 more words


WWII Veteran Turns Terrible Memories Into Invaluable Support

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – This Thanksgiving, a Minnesota World War II veteran doesn’t take anything for granted.

Joe Kovar was awarded the Purple Heart after surviving Battle of the Bulge, the bloodiest battle in U.S. 534 more words