(KSTP)--Legal experts predict a copyright battle is coming to a St. Paul federal courtroom over five previously unpublished Prince songs. The tracks were released just days before the one-year anniversary of the music icon's death by Ian Boxill, a sound engineer and mixer who worked with Prince between 2006 and 2008. Late Thursday night, a federal judge granted a temporary restraining order requested by Prince's estate against Boxill. And he was was ordered to unpublish the songs.
A Minnesota man was reunited with his wife and children, in the midst of uncertainty over whether travel restrictions will be upheld to get into the United States while they're still allowed. The reunion was years in the making, but for more than a week, it looked like it might not happen.
We went one-on-one with Minnesota Department of Revenue Commissioner Cynthia Bauerly about the long delays many Minnesotans experienced waiting for their state income tax refunds and property tax refunds. "We know how important refunds are to Minnesotans,” Bauerly said.
The Wild's Devan Dubnyk has been one of the top goalies all season long and he's had some help off the ice. Dubnyk works with the visionaries at True Focus Vision in Edina. During the therapy sessions, Dubnyk wears special strobe glasses that flash between dark and light while he's in the net. The drill is designed improve reaction time and visual skills. True Focus Vision had nothing to do with sports when it was first started. Instead it was all designed to help with reading and general visual skills in life.
Religious leaders in Minnesota are criticizing efforts to “destroy” a decades-old law and are pledging support for the continued separation of church and state. President Donald Trump told religious leaders he plans to overturn the Johnson Amendment that prevents non-profit, tax exempt organizations like churches from endorsing or opposing political candidates.
An Apple Valley mother and baby are healthy and resting after an unexpected home delivery. According to a Facebook post from the Apple Valley Police Department, officers were notified of a woman in labor at her home. When they arrived, they found the expecting mother in active labor.
An Eden Prairie man will be sentenced to more than 65 years in prison after he pleaded guilty to two counts of intentional second-degree murder in the stabbing death of his wife and unborn child. Thirty-one-year-old Yevgeniy Savenok was previously charged with first-degree murder in the death of his wife, then-23-year-old Lyuba Savenok, and their unborn son, Ellis.
(KSTP) - A jury acquitted a 61-year-old Blaine man of second-degree murder charges in the shooting death of his son Thursday. Joseph Efferetz, 61, was charged in connection with the shooting death of his 38-year-old son, Joshua Effertz, in July 2016 .
(KSTP) - A Meeker County patrol officer was charged with two counts of stalking Thursday. Patrol Sgt. Joel Engler was placed on paid leave when a criminal investigation was initiated after a report on Sept. 13, 2016, the Meeker County Sheriff's Office said in a statement.
Twin Cities refugees say they are being told that family members who are going through the resettlement process will likely be forced to start the process over as a result of President Donald Trump's executive order, temporarily banning refugees from the United States.