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September 27, 2017
On the same day he admitted to inappropriately touching a juvenile girl, a former Minn. sheriff killed himself
September 27, 2017 - 2:09pm
August 31, 2017
Minnesota man faces 35 sexual assault charges involving 2 child victims
August 31, 2017 - 10:48am
June 9, 2017
Shawn Michael Foltz
Minnesota man accused of putting hot sauce, pepper in daughter's eyes, snapping her with a towel
June 9, 2017 - 10:30pm
April 26, 2017
According to the recent DHS report, 39,531 Minnesota children were the subject of accepted child maltreatment reports, assessed by county and tribal agencies -- a 25 percent increase from 2015. Meagan Pittelko / Forum News Service
Child abuse rates spike in Minnesota
April 26, 2017 - 12:58pm
April 21, 2017
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Patty Wetterling speaks Friday during Life Connections at the Willmar Civic Center in Willmar. Her noon speech drew a large button
Wetterling unsure what's next for her future
April 21, 2017 - 9:12pm
February 1, 2017
Charges: S.D. woman bit, hit toddler, tells police child drank from dirty toilet
February 1, 2017 - 5:32pm
November 10, 2015
Minnesota state Reps. Peggy Bennett of Albert Lea and Ron Kresha of Little Falls discuss child abuse prevention during a break in a meeting Tuesday in St. Paul. (DON DAVIS | FORUM NEWS SERVICE)
Lawmakers say state not putting child safety first in abuse cases
November 10, 2015 - 11:19pm
September 8, 2015
Rural counties lack child abuse aid
September 8, 2015 - 11:11pm
January 21, 2015
Rep. Ron Kresha, of Little Falls, and Sen. Kathy Sheran, of Mankato, discuss their legislation to allow agencies to better cooperate to prevent child abuse Tuesday in St. Paul. (FORUM NEWS SERVICE/Don Davis)
Anti-abuse bill puts kids first
January 21, 2015 - 9:39pm
January 20, 2015
Appeals Court upholds Peltier's termination of parental rights
January 20, 2015 - 11:47am
October 8, 2014
Adrian Peterson (left) and his attorney Rusty Hardin (right) speak in the Montgomery County courthouse before Peterson's arraignment Wednesday. (Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports)
Adrian Peterson trial could start Dec. 1
October 8, 2014 - 11:03am
September 18, 2014
Cartoon by Marshall Ramsey
Editorial: Vikings get it right, but create a PR mess
September 18, 2014 - 6:00am
September 12, 2014
Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson, shown Sept. 7 during NFL game against the St. Louis Rams at the Edward Jones Dome, has been indicted in Texas for reckless or negligent injury to a child. (Jeff Curry-USA TODAY )
Adrian Peterson indicted for injury of a child, Vikings say he won’t play
September 12, 2014 - 11:54pm
October 11, 2013
Updated: Adrian Peterson's son dies; man in custody for alleged assault on child
October 11, 2013 - 5:15pm
Adrian Peterson back at practice with Vikings, son reportedly in critical condition in S.D.
October 11, 2013 - 2:00pm