STAFF BLOG CAPITOL CHATTER Minnesota bill would compensate the wrongly imprisoned
By Mike Cook,Session Daily
Michael Hansen served almost seven years in state prison for a crime he did not commit.
When he was released from prison, Hansen received no state assistance for housing, tr... Posted on 4/8/14 at 7:33 PM
REEL TALK: LET'S TALK FILM, TV, THEATRE, AND A BIT OF POP CULTURE MY FIVE: Best heroines of horror
In honor of Halloween, I give you MY TOP FIVE Best Heroines of Horror.
5. Rosemary, "Rosemary's Baby," 1968.
Mia Farrow brings it as the delicate woman whose only objective is to save her unborn chi... Posted on 10/31/13 at 4:45 PM
THE INSIDE SCOOP Did you know? We’re Social Media Rockstars
Last week, four of us from the Tribune attended the Social Media Rockstars conference at Jackpot Junction in Redwood Falls.
The event featured two keynote speakers, Jason Falls of CafePress and found... Posted on 9/27/13 at 12:17 PM
UND HOCKEY UND's 'Kermit' dies
Lee Kohl, the man known for skating around the old Ralph with the Kermit the Frog head on, died at age 64.
Fans from the era in the late 1970s and early 1980s will certain remember Kohl and the sloga... Posted on 9/27/13 at 1:30 AM
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minnesota man freed after spending more than 2½ years in prison for a fatal crash in a Toyota Camry sued Toyota Motor Corp. on Monday, alleging the automaker knew about safety problems in its cars but failed to fix them or warn customers.
Crookston, Minn. (WDAY TV) - A Crookston teenager is accused of leading police on a chase for several blocks overnight. 19-year-old Tyler Lee faces charges of felony pursuit, property damage, and D-U-I. Police say Lee was driving recklessly, crashed into a fence, and fled from them around 3:30.
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — A federal judge said he had no choice Monday other than to sentence a man convicted in a drug conspiracy to a life sentence when the accused ringleader received a 45-year term. Marcus Royston and Ferris Lee both were sentenced for their roles in what Assistant U.S. Attorney Chris Myers called "arguably the largest and most complicated" crack and powder cocaine ring tried by federal prosecutors in North Dakota.
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Koua Fong Lee dreamed of life outside prison, of returning to the family he left when a jury didn't believe he tried to stop his Toyota from speeding up a highway ramp and a judge sentenced him to eight years for the ensuing crash that killed three people.
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A hearing for a Minnesota man seeking a new trial in a fatal crash involving his 1996 Toyota is expected to spend its third day focusing on whether he had effective counsel at his first trial.
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A St. Paul man who insists he did everything he could to stop before his Toyota crashed into another vehicle, killing three people, got support Monday from witnesses who said the same thing happened to them.
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