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Police: No Charges For Mom After Toddler Found Wandering Street

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Police say they will not push for criminal charges against a mother after her toddler was found wandering around outside barefoot and coatless in frigid temperatures Wednesday. 146 more words


Charges: Patient Attacks Staff, Security Officers At Coon Rapids Hospital

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A 25-year-old Anoka man is accused of assaulting staff and security officers at a Coon Rapids hospital after he learned he needed to put a wristband on, according to charges filed in Anoka County. 112 more words


Coon Rapids Police: Passer-By Finds Girl, 3, Alone In Frigid Cold

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – An unplanned stop at home for a Minnesota mom may have saved a child’s life Wednesday.

When Natalie Olson pulled into her driveway for a baby bottle around noon, she heard a toddler crying. 331 more words


Cheap Skate Roller Rink

When it’s bitter, frigid cold in Minnesota, it’s tough to think beyond wrapping yourself up in a quilt and hiding in the house. Let me pose an alternative, if you’re willing to brave the plummeting temperatures. 214 more words


Hope 4 Youth Open Homeless Shelter In Coon Rapids

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A first-of-its-kind homeless shelter is now open in the north metro.

A recent estimate in the Anoka-Hennepin school district found more than 500 young people in the county spend their nights without a secure place to call home. 113 more words


Man Sentenced To 57 Months In Fatal Cool Rapids Crash

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A judge sentenced Samuel Maser to more than four years in prison Tuesday in a Coon Rapids crash that left a passenger in his car dead. 75 more words


Charges: Man Violates Restraining Order, Stabs & Kills Woman In Coon Rapids

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A 25-year-old man is accused of stabbing and killing a woman in her Coon Rapids apartment in August, according to a charge filed in Anoka County. 127 more words