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Minn. Supreme Court Rules In Favor Of Sex Offender

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Minnesota Supreme Court has ruled in favor of a convicted St. Paul sex offender who argued that a jury, and not a judge, must decide his risk-level status. 213 more words


Law Enforcement Pushing For $150M Annually For Preschool

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — More than 100 law enforcement leaders across Minnesota are asking lawmakers for a minimum of $150 million a year for preschool programs. 205 more words


After Toddler's Homicide, Mom Charged With Endangerment

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A Minnesota mother faces child endangerment charges after her daughter died while in the care of her boyfriend.

Prosecutors say Lia Pearson knew her daughter was being abused but didn’t do anything to stop it. 377 more words


Father Who Gave Baby Weed Charged With Endangerment

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A dad who police said he’d rather give his baby weed than Tylenol is in jail.

Ramsey County charged Richard Martin and his wife, Molly, with child endangerment. 277 more words


Man, 43, Charged With Stealing Video Games From 8-Year-Old Boy

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A Minneapolis man has been charged with stealing video games and systems from an 8-year-old boy, police said.

According to police, Dave Schmotter, 43, stole more than $1,000 worth of electronics when the boy and his mother were visiting him at Bethesda Hospital in St. 8 more words


Dog Deemed 'Dangerous' Mauls Miniature Poodle In Front Of Owner

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A Shoreview woman is mourning the loss of her dog.

The miniature poodle, named Freddie, was mauled by another dog while the two were out for a walk. 251 more words