The folllowing stories first appeared on Patch sites throughout the South Metro region during the past week. To read the full articles, click on the headline links.
Police say Apple Valley resident Michael V. Sovis had a blood-alcohol level of .28—more than three times the legal limit.
Man Threatens to Blow Up McDonald's
Eagan police also responded to several assault and theft calls, according to the most recent police reports.
Inver Grove Heights
The incident unfolded Friday near the intersection of 80th Street East and Claymore Avenue East. Audio clips are courtesy of Police Clips.
FBI Report: Lakeville's Crime Stats Lowest Among Peer Cities in State
Last month, the FBI released 2011 crime statistics for reporting communities across America, including Lakeville.
Rice County's Most Wanted for December
A rundown of the top suspects for which the Rice County’s Sheriff’s Office is searching.
Amy Senser's Lawyer Files Appeal
Senser is currently serving a 41-month prison term at the women's prison in Shakopee.