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Teacher Shooting Suspect Suffers from 'Serious Psychiatric Issues,' Lawyers Say

Nineteen-year-old Bailey Jordan Garcia of Pine Springs -

Lawyers for the man accused of killing a Cottage Grove teacher say he’s suffering from serious psychiatric issues.

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Femicide Report: 23 Domestic Violence-Related Murders in Minnesota in 2014

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A new report says 23 people were murdered in Minnesota in 2014 because of domestic violence.

The Minnesota Coalition for Battered Women released the 2014 edition of the Femicide Report on Tuesday.

Pine Springs Man Charged with Murder in Death of Cottage Grove Teacher

Nineteen-year-old Bailey Jordan Garcia of Pine Springs -

Charges were filed Monday against the man accused of killing a popular teacher and business owner in Mahtomedi over the weekend.

Scandia Elementary School Named International Baccalaureate World School

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An elementary school in the Forest Lake Area School District has officially been accepted as an International Baccalaureate World School.

Scandia Elementary is one of 23 other schools in the state with the designation in the Primary Years Programme.

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Gerson Announces Plan to Run for 2nd Congressional District in 2016

Republican activist David Gerson -

The 2015 session is just getting underway, but already one candidate is throwing his hat in the ring for 2016.

Republican activist David Gerson announced Monday during a press conference he will run against U.S. Rep. John Kline next year.

Popular Teacher, Business Owner Shot to Death in Mahtomedi

David Frigaard was found dead in Mahtomedi in the early morning hours Saturday -

Charges were expected to be filed Monday against the man accused of killing a popular teacher and business owner in Mahtomedi over the weekend.

2 Men Sentenced in Synthetic Drug Overdose Death of Woodbury Teen

Cole Alexander Matenaer (left) and Alexander Lee Claussen (right) - Photo: Washington County Sheriff's Office

Two men were sentenced Friday for the overdose death of a Woodbury teenager.

Alexander Lee Claussen and Cole Alexander Matenaer were each convicted of third-degree murder in the Jan. 11, 2014, synthetic drug overdose death of 17-year-old Tara Fitzgerald, who was a Woodbury High School junior.