Most talked about Fox 9 Minneapolis-St. Paul stories

Rosemount football player with rare cancer works to recover - KMSP-TV

myfoxtwincities.com — Being home comes with a lot of adjustments for the Gerfast family, and plenty of reasons to be thankful. "It's kinda day to day. Usually if he's good, we're good," said Lars Gerfast. Twelve-year-old David Gerfast returned from the Mayo Clinic on Friday, just in time for Thanksgiving.

Well-known K9 with a nose for trouble passes away - KMSP-TV

myfoxtwincities.com — Charlie was the poster child for the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives. He worked presidential visits, Superbowls, and even the RNC. He and his handler were supposed to live out their days together in retirement - but his former partner is heartbroken over Charlie's sudden death.Whether he was working at the PGA, or at a regular Twins game, Charlie always had a nose for trouble.
Nov 27, 2014

RT @ATFHQ: A great Thanksgiving tribute: “I give thanks for being part of his life.” RIP K9 Charlie. ow.ly/3uXsB7 via @MyFox9

Stolen 200-pound painting returned after 'lapse in judgment' - KMSP-TV

myfoxtwincities.com — A painting of one of Minnesota's early millionaires vanished early this fall from a Winona, Minn. assisted living facility, and on Tuesday, a 23-year-old showed up at the police station with the portrait after what police called a "lapse in judgment due to alcohol."
Nov 26, 2014

In today's edition of Blame the Frat Boy...stolen 200-lb painting returned after "lapse in judgment due to alcohol." myfoxtwincities.com/story/27490675…

U of M drug research insider tells all - KMSP-TV

myfoxtwincities.com — The Fox 9 Investigators have new information in their ongoing investigation of human research practices at the University of Minnesota. A hospital insider has come forward with secret recordings and that information is raising more questions about drug studies done on people with mental illness.
Nov 26, 2014

RT @garyschwitzer: Nurse whistleblower tells @JeffBFox9 disturbing story about #UMN mental illness human research. myfoxtwincities.com/clip/10890712/…

Nov 26, 2014

RT @JeffBFox9: Nurse who blew whistle on #UMN psych research practices previously awarded by @mnnurses for quality work. myfoxtwincities.com/clip/10890712/…

Nov 26, 2014

Nurse who blew whistle on #UMN psych research practices previously awarded by @mnnurses for quality work. myfoxtwincities.com/clip/10890712/…

Juvenile male flees police in stolen vehicle, crashes in St. Pau - KMSP-TV

myfoxtwincities.com — Posted: Wednesday, November 26, 2014 10:06 AM EST Updated: Wednesday, November 26, 2014 10:06 AM EST ST. PAUL, Minn. (KMSP) - A juvenile male is in critical condition after fleeing police in a stolen vehicle and crashing it in St. Paul early Wednesday morning. According to St.
Nov 26, 2014

RT @MyFOX9: A juvenile male is in critical condition after fleeing police in a stolen vehicle and crashing in St. Paul. myfoxtwincities.com/story/27487663…

2 Minnesota men arrested for ISIS support - KMSP-TV

myfoxtwincities.com — Posted: Tuesday, November 25, 2014 12:03 PM EST Updated: Tuesday, November 25, 2014 12:03 PM EST MINNEAPOLIS (KMSP) - Two Minnesota men arrested Tuesday are facing terror-related charges for allegedly providing material support to ISIS. This is a developing story. Follow Fox 9 reporter Tom Lyden on Twitter @LydenFOX9 for updates.

Nurse questions integrity of U of M drug researchers - KMSP-TV

myfoxtwincities.com — The Fox 9 Investigators have new information in their ongoing investigation of human research practices at the University of Minnesota. A hospital insider has come forward with secret recordings, and that information is raising more questions about drug studies done on people with mental illness.
Nov 26, 2014

RT @FearLoathingBTX: Gov. Carlson on #UMN psych abuse: "How management at the U can refuse to deal with this is absolutely astounding." bit.ly/1plvKzv

Nov 26, 2014

RT @FearLoathingBTX: Gov Carlson on #UMN research: "Do we have to have another death? Do we have to have more injuries?" bit.ly/1plvKzv @garyschwitzer

Car hits Ferguson protester as crowds grow in Minneapolis - KMSP-TV

myfoxtwincities.com — As protesters gathered by the minute blocking East Lake Street and Minnehaha Avenue the day after a Ferguson grand jury decided not to indict Officer Darren Wilson, Minneapolis police confirmed a car hit a one of the protesters.

TSA spending $300,000 on MN office for Detroit-based official - KMSP-TV

myfoxtwincities.com — Video report to come -- The Transportation Security Administration recently moved into new digs in Bloomington. (They asked us not to disclose the specific location for security purposes.) Within their new Minnesota headquarters, the floor plan indicates the TSA is paying $300,000 over five years for a space dedicated to the agency's regional director.
Nov 24, 2014

RT @atrupar: TSA spending $300,000 on Bloomington office for Detroit-based official myfoxtwincities.com/story/27473340… By @LydenFOX9

Nov 24, 2014

RT @MyFOX9: TSA spending $300,000 on Bloomington office for Detroit-based official myfoxtwincities.com/story/27473340…

WATCH LIVE: Grand jury reaches decision in Ferguson shooting, an - KMSP-TV

myfoxtwincities.com — Posted: Monday, November 24, 2014 8:00 PM EST Updated: Monday, November 24, 2014 9:18 PM EST FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) - A grand jury has reached a decision about whether to indict a Ferguson police officer in the shooting death of Michael Brown. In a brief email to reporters, a spokesman for St.
Nov 24, 2014

RT @MyFOX9: #Breaking: #Ferguson grand jury decided there will not be an indictment against Officer Wilson myfoxtwincities.com/story/27472734…

Harteau requests safety, respect in wake of Ferguson decision - KMSP-TV

myfoxtwincities.com — Minneapolis Police Chief Janee Harteau said the department plans on assisting with demonstrations and is asking the public to help maintain "a safe and secure city" following the Ferguson grand jury's decision not to indict Officer Darren Wilson in the death of 18-year-old Michael Brown.
Nov 24, 2014

RT @MyFOX9: Minneapolis Police Chief Janee Harteau asks for safety, respect in wake of #Ferguson grand jury decision myfoxtwincities.com/story/27473236…

Alleged 'gambling house' operating in N. Minneapolis - KMSP-TV

myfoxtwincities.com — Minneapolis police have requested a search warrant in connection to an alleged "illegal gambling house" on West Broadway Avenue in north Minneapolis. According to the warrant application, a "confidential reliable informant" (CRI) believes the operation on 2507 West Broadway Avenue is run by Ulisyie Powell and owned by Thomas Johnson.

White Bear Lake student died from accidental hanging - KMSP-TV

myfoxtwincities.com — Sawyer Moeller, a freshman at White Bear Lake's North Campus high school, died from an accidental hanging, according to the Ramsey County Medical Examiner. The circumstances surrounding the incident, which occurred at 4:18 p.m. on November 10, 11 days before Moeller passed away, remain under investigation.
Nov 24, 2014

RT @MyFOX9: White Bear Lake student Sawyer Moeller died from accidental hanging, examiner says myfoxtwincities.com/story/27472110…

Como Zoo's baby gorilla has died - KMSP-TV

myfoxtwincities.com — Como Zoo says the baby gorilla born to first-time mother Alice on Wednesday, Nov. 19 has died. The baby gorilla appeared to be healthy through Saturday evening, but appeared weak on Sunday morning. Resuscitation efforts were performed, but unsuccessful. Why did the baby die?