Law enforcement agencies from across the state arrested 174 drivers for DWIs between Wednesday and early Thursday, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.
The Hennepin County Medical Examiner has identified the woman found dead in a Plymouth home on Monday as Susan Marie James.
Police identified the victims Saturday as Sheron Swanson, 68, and Michael Kelley, 54. Police said Kelley was driving an SUV that crossed the center line of County Road 81.
Between three and six inches of snow fell across a wide swath of the state Friday night and Saturday morning, leading to over 300 accidents and one death.
St. Paul Public Schools has paid most of its employees who didn't receive scheduled direct deposits this week, the district announced Friday afternoon.
A young mother told police that she drowned her 6-year-old daughter in the bathtub "to save her from the world."
A 66-year-old man tried to rescue a 40-year-old, but got pulled into Lake Superior himself by a large wave.
A Fergus Falls City Council member and business school professor died in a car accident following a police chase in Otter Tail County on Monday evening.
Police said they received reports of a shooting at the SuperAmerica at 296 E. Seventh St. shortly before 6:30 p.m.
City Attorney Sandra Johnson said her office may also seek restitution for additional security costs incurred by the Mall of America and city of Bloomington due to the protest.
The man died after crashing into an unoccupied police car while fleeing from law enforcement.
Minneapolis Police Department spokesman John Elder said there are "heightened states of awareness" about officer safety, but the department's message to officers is to focus on public safety.
The program launches Jan. 1, but commuters can sign up for the program on Metro Transit's website right away.
Authorities also identified the two officers who shot Johnathon Dean Mar, 18, of Kennewick, Wash., following the discovery of a dead man at a rest stop and a high-speed pursuit.
Authorities have confirmed the identity of two men who died Wednesday in a string of incidents that included an apparent killing at a Maple Grove rest stop and a fatal police shooting.