The man accused of killing a Mendota Heights police officer last month made his first court appearance in Dakota County Friday afternoon. Prosecutors charged Brian Fitch Sr. with two counts of first degree murder.
The public can now see four Canada lynx kittens at the Minnesota Zoo.
The two female and two male kittens were born May 6 and are now old enough to explore their new home on the Medtronic Minnesota Trail at the zoo. This is the zoo’s third litter of lynx in five years, zoo officials say.