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DULUTH, Minn. — A half-day of private settlement talks Wednesday, July 19, failed to resolve the $18 million discrimination suit brought against the University of Minnesota Duluth by three former women's sports coaches. U.S. Magistrate Judge Leo Brisbois spent 3 hours and 40 minutes meeting with two attorneys for each side in his chambers and courtroom at the Federal Building in Duluth.
SOLWAY TOWNSHIP, Minn. — A Solway Township man had nearly twice the legal limit of alcohol in his system when he fell asleep at the wheel early Memorial Day morning, killing one passenger and injuring three others in a rollover crash, according to a criminal complaint. Austin Darrell Hilden, 19, was charged Wednesday, July 12, by summons with felony criminal vehicular homicide in the May 29 death of 19-year-old Axton Dylan Whitfield. He also faces three counts of criminal vehicular operation.
SUPERIOR, Wis. -- A bar fight allegedly led to a double shooting that left one man dead and his brother seriously injured on New Year’s Day in Superior. The Superior Police Department on Monday identified the homicide victim as 21-year-old Kyle Androsky. Authorities said he was fatally shot behind the Third Base Bar Sunday morning. His brother, David Androsky, 27, was shot in the chest and taken to Essentia Health St.
A Minnesota Court of Appeals panel seemed to agree Thursday with a district court judge's assessment that Roger Weber was "rash" in his decision to saw his neighbor's garage in...
DULUTH, Minn.—Caleb Stuart Lofald admitted this week to surreptitiously recording a woman and child in various states of undress, but the former Fargo and Duluth firefighter will not face any additional prison time beyond the lengthy sentence he has already received on federal child pornography charges. Lofald, 34, on Wednesday pleaded guilty in State District Court to two charges of interference of privacy in connection with the illicit recordings, which prosecutors said were produced in a guest room of his Hermantown home.
CARLTON, Minn. – A Ramsey County sheriff’s deputy admitted Tuesday that he was “exceedingly drunk” when he was captured on video beating his K-9 partner at a training event in...
DULUTH, Minn. – Earlier this summer, the Duluth Police Department reported to the state that it had 565 untested sexual assault kits going back more than 20 years.
GRAND PORTAGE, Minn. – A convicted sex offender and drug smuggler from Canada went to extreme measures to illegally cross the Ontario-Minnesota border near Grand Portage last month, federal authorities said.
DULUTH, Minn. – A year after the Duluth Police Department equipped its uniformed officers with body cameras, support for the technology appears near-universal among officers, attorneys and community activists.
DULUTH, Minn. - Human remains found in northeast Minnesota’s Gooseberry Falls State Park last year have been identified as those of a Minneapolis woman missing for nearly three decades. Law...