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In Nov. 2015, images of Jacob Wetterling are displayed on a wall at the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children in Alexandria, Va., where the age-progression photographs are produced. Wetterling, 11, was missing for 27 years after being kidnapped on a rural road near his home in St. Joseph, Minn., on Oct. 22, 1989. In 2016, Danny Heinrich confessed to killing him that same night. (Chris Newberry Productions)
The Jacob Wetterling case file
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September 21, 2018
Allen Charles Sheppard
Man gets probation after making threats, resisting arrest in Willmar
21 hours 22 min ago
'You pulled a gun in front of my kids over a mattress,' the man said. Then he was shot dead.
September 21, 2018 - 12:24pm
Richard Liu Qiangdong, JD.com founder and chairman, at the Nasdaq MarketSite in New York on May 22, 2014. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Michael Nagle.
Prosecutors now weighing rape charge for Chinese billionaire Richard Liu
September 21, 2018 - 11:26am
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Suge Knight helped create gangster rap. Now he's facing up to 28 years for a 2015 fatal hit-and-run.
September 21, 2018 - 7:04am
Melissa Listug Klick
Dayton appoints Listug Klick to Eighth District bench in Pope County
September 21, 2018 - 6:02am
September 20, 2018
Fatal police shooting reopened in Ramsey County
September 20, 2018 - 8:51pm
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Willmar Police Officer James Venenga, who serves as a school resource officer, teaches a D.A.R.E. class at Kennedy Elementary School. The department is seeking to add another officer in order to fully staff the school resource officer positions in the Willmar Public Schools.
Willmar PD seeks hiring increase in 2019
September 20, 2018 - 8:02pm
Chinese billionaire’s sexual assault allegations case sent to prosecutors
September 20, 2018 - 6:52pm
Stearns County Sheriff Don Gudmundson displays a photo of tire tread marks left at the Wetterling crime scene as he hosts a news conference to close the investigative file regarding the Jacob Wetterling abduction, Thursday, Sept. 20 at the Stearns County Law Enforcement Center in St. Cloud. Scott Takushi / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Sheriff: Wetterling investigation went 'off the rails' as FBI chased multiple leads, killer remained free
September 20, 2018 - 4:40pm
Kelsey Rachel Roubideaux
Authorities seek armed, dangerous woman suspect in South Dakota shooting death
September 20, 2018 - 3:45pm
Fischer, Slieter among recommended appeals court candidates
September 20, 2018 - 6:03am
September 19, 2018
State Street in Lawrence, Mass., shown a day after a natural gas line caused explosions and fires in the city and two neighboring towns. MUST CREDIT: photo for The Washington Post by Gabe Souza.
Massachusetts families file class-action lawsuit days after gas explosions, fires shocked towns
September 19, 2018 - 9:56pm
Patty and Jerry Wetterling listen as a team of prosecutors talk about the confession of Daniel Heinrich to the 1989 killing of their son, Jacob Wetterling, in Minneapolis on Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2016. (Pioneer Press: Scott Takushi)
Wetterling case file to be released Thursday, but thousands of federal documents won’t be made public
September 19, 2018 - 8:36pm
Norberta Greywind testifies during the trial of William Hoehn on Wednesday , Sept. 19, in District Court, Fargo, for the murder of her daughter, Savanna LaFontaine-Greywind, a 22-year-old who’s baby was cut from her womb. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Defense says Hoehn guilty of cover-up, but not murder, in pregnant Fargo woman's death
September 19, 2018 - 8:03pm
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