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Man Arrested For Bank Robberies Says He Was 'Behind On Bills'

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Police have arrested a man in connection with a series of bank robberies that occurred in the metro earlier this month.

Steven Michael McKeon, 34, was arrested on charges of second degree aggravated robbery and second degree attempted robbery on July 13, 2016. 362 more words


Ramsey Co. Attorney Undecided On Using Grand Jury In Falcon Heights Shooting

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Attention from around the world is focused on the investigation into the shooting death of Philando Castile.

It was Wednesday night when Castile, 32, was killed after being pulled over by police in Falcon Heights. 318 more words


Ramsey Co. Prosecutor Has Not Met With Castile Family

SAINT PAUL, Minn. (AP/WCCO) — A Minnesota prosecutor said his office has not met with the family of Philandro Castile, who was shot and killed by an officer in suburban St. 379 more words


Ramsey County Reminds Residents To Properly Store Firearms

ST. PAUL, Minn. (WCCO) — Ramsey County is encouraging gun owners to keep firearms locked up and away from children.

On Thursday afternoon, community leaders gathered at Rondo Community Outreach Library in St. 206 more words


Lock up and secure your guns to help keep kids safe, authorities urge

Officials in Minnesota are warning the state’s residents to keep guns locked up and secured – because it could save a kid’s life.

Ramsey County is giving away free gun locks, … 382 more words


Anthrax detected in Twin Cities area, prompts investigation

You may not have realized it, but there are air monitoring systems around the Twin Cities. They detect pathogens that could be used for bioterrorism. 294 more words


Body Recovered From Mississippi River ID'd

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – The body of a Lakeville man recovered from the Mississippi River earlier this month has been identified.

Vladimir Yuryevich Yastrebov, 28, was found in the Mississippi River under the Interstate 35E overpass the afternoon of May 16. 28 more words