The Orono man who is charged with driving his car nearly 100 mph while impaired, killing two young men, was back in court Monday.
Prosecutors have filed murder charges against the driver involved in a deadly crash in Orono that killed Mack Motzko, the son of Gophers hockey coach Bob Motzko, along with Sam Schuneman over the summer.
A home health nurse who discovered the bodies of a prominent Minnesota businessman and his wife in a murder-suicide case is suing their estate and seeking damages for emotional trauma.
After years of calls from the community, and months of construction, a section of Highway 12 is now much, much safer, officials say.
The section of the highway that closed in May, between County Road 6 in Orono and County Road 92 near Independence, is now set to re-open to traffic Thursday evening as major changes are now complete.
The driver has been charged in connection to the deadly crash in Orono that killed two young men, including the son of the Gopher men's hockey coach, the Hennepin County Attorney's Office announced Monday.
The driver in a crash that killed two young men, including the son of the Gopher men's hockey coach, had a blood alcohol content more than twice the legal limit, according to the Orono Police Department.
The driver involved in the Orono crash that killed two young men is set to face charges and is now in custody, authorities announced Wednesday.
The second victim who died in a crash in Orono, Minnesota over the weekend has been identified, as well as the driver who was critically injured.
Boating season is officially underway on Lake Minnetonka as officials declared ice out at 1:13 p.m. Tuesday.
One person died and two have minor injuries following a house fire in Long Lake, Minnesota.
The particularly dangerous stretch of Hwy. 12 has been nicknamed the "Corridor of Death" for the frequency of fatal crashes that occur there. Now, MnDOT is removing trees along the road to increase safety.
Thirty degrees might not be too warm for most, but when you're used to the brutal cold of a Minnesota winter, 30 degrees can feel nice.
Minnesota voters this week approved more than $1.5 billion in school building projects, plus money to plug budget holes and keep teachers on the job.
A missing 77-year-old Mound, Minnesota man has been found safe in Iowa after he went missing Thursday night, according to the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension.
A prominent businessman and his wife were discovered dead their home in Orono, Minnesota.
A man and a woman were found dead Wednesday at the home of Twin Cities businessman Irwin Jacobs in Orono, Minnesota.