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1 Killed, 1 Hurt In Polk County Rollover Crash

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — At least one person was killed in a rollover crash in Polk County Friday morning.

According to the State Patrol, a 1995 Ford Escort crashed near the intersections of County Roads 17 and 13 in Crookston, Minnesota. 60 more words


Patrol: Uber Vehicle Capturing Images For Bing Caught Speeding Twice In 2 Weeks

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Minnesota State Patrol says an Uber vehicle was caught going “uber fast” twice in two weeks.

According to the state patrol, the Uber vehicle was capturing footage for Microsoft’s Bing online mapping system while speeding. 47 more words


Judge Denies Request To Close Part Of Rodriguez Hearing

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — A judge has rejected a request by defense attorneys to close part of an evidentiary hearing for Alfonso Rodriguez Jr., the Crookston, Minnesota, man sentenced to death for kidnapping and killing University of North Dakota student Dru Sjodin in 2003. 107 more words


Police: 18-Year-Old Man Fatally Shot In Northwest Minnesota

CROOKSTON, Minn. (AP) — Police say an 18-year-old man has died after being shot by a friend in the northwestern Minnesota community of Crookston.

Crookston Police Chief Paul Biermaier says Juan Morales died Thursday afternoon at a hospital in Fargo, North Dakota. 85 more words


Minnesota State, Hastings Agree On New Contract

MANKATO, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota State and hockey coach Mike Hastings have reached agreement on a new contract.

The school made the announcement Monday. Terms were not disclosed. 90 more words


Court: Crookston cop whose stolen squad car was in fatal crash can be sued

The Minnesota Court of Appeals has upheld a wrongful death lawsuit against a Minnesota police officer who left his unattended squad car’s engine running, only to see a suspect steal the vehicle and cause a fatal crash a few blocks away. 243 more words


Ruling: Cop Can Be Sued For Stolen Squad Car's Role In Fatal Crash

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A Crookston, Minnesota, police officer whose stolen squad car was involved in a fatal crash in 2011 is now facing a civil lawsuit. 110 more words