Gophers basketball: Junior guard Zach Lofton dismissed from team

Junior guard Zach Lofton has been dismissed from the University of Minnesota men's basketball team, effective immediately, coach Richard Pitino announced late Wednesday.

In Minnesota hockey player sex tape case, another judge removed

MOORHEAD, Minn. -- The latest hearing in the case against two former hockey players accused of recording a sex video with a minor ended with a second judge being removed from the case.

Rosemount mom charged with neglect after police find putrid home

When Rosemount police went to Ramona Murphy's house they found a sink stacked with dirty dishes, food scraps scattered on the floor nearly everywhere they looked and flies swarming the kitchen and covering the living room ceiling.

St. Paul sex-sting suspect convicted of soliciting minor

Stephen J. Schulz, who corresponded online with an undercover cop, was convicted of soliciting for sex a 15-year-old boy who was actually a St. Paul police sergeant.

White Bear Lake nursery closing, Lakeshore Players moving in

When Bruce Bauer was 10, he started working at the garden center on Payne Avenue , just across the street from his grade school in St. Paul.

St. Paul drug suspect runs off, falls 40 feet onto I-94

A male running from St. Paul police Wednesday afternoon jumped a fence downtown and apparently fell about 40 feet onto Interstate 94, according to police and initial scanner traffic.